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A Look Inside Dracula’s Castle in Romania

As cheesy as it may sound, how can one travel to Romania and not make a visit to the legendary Dracula Castle? We had visions of a tall, thin castle perched on a lone cliff, hundreds of meters above a deep, rocky canyon. Add a few over-sized bats, an intense lightning storm and a full ... Continue Reading

5 Things You Should Know Before Visiting India

First time visitors to India will most certainly encounter culture shock, sensory overload and moments of “what did I get myself into?” You see, India is not like most countries - it’s chaotic, disorganized, confusing and fascinating. It will challenge and frustrate you, but it will also give you a travel experience you will treasure ... Continue Reading

Traveler's Guide To Athens - Exploring One Of The Oldest Cities On Earth

Luzern, Switzerland – We Love Surprises!

Luzern, Switzerland

When we first started mapping out our itinerary for Switzerland we planned to spend time in both Interlaken and Zermatt. Surrounded by rugged snow-capped mountains and loaded with outdoor adventure, both destinations have a lot of similarities to Whistler and Banff (easily our favourite places on the planet). We had visions of challenging hikes to ... Continue Reading

Flying Off Giant Sand Dunes in Huacachina, Peru

Sand Dunes in Peru

When one thinks of giant sand dunes and endless desert vistas, images of the Middle East or the mighty Sahara typically come to mind. So you can imagine our surprise when we stumbled on the village of Huacachina (pronounced WHA-KA-CHEE-NA), a funky desert oasis located south of Lima on the Pacific coast of Peru. Like ... Continue Reading