Hiking in the great outdoors is an incredible experience and the Canadian Rockies boasts some of the most beautiful scenery in the world. If you are wondering what to pack for such an epic hiking destination, I have compiled a list of essential items to take based on my own… View Post

While I completed quite a few hikes in Canada, there was only one that I did alone and this was Sulphur Mountain in Banff National Park. I’d always hiked in a group or with one other person – especially for the more remote day hikes where you were warned… View Post

The fresh Pacific salmon, amazing sushi, abundance of fresh produce and array of international cuisine make Vancouver a fantastic destination for foodies. As a backpacker on a tight budget, I was always on the look out for cheap places to eat.