Ecotours in Banff & Canmore, Alberta: Adventure Hub ecotour central

One of the most frequent questions we get about traveling as a family is how do we find activities that are good for all of us to enjoy together. A close second is how do you find a good ecotour company. Well, we lucked out with our recent trip to Banff, Alberta. We discovered AdventureHub […]

Travel Journal: Exploring Banff and Canmore

So this is super exciting. We get to take an adventure to Banff and Canmore in Alberta to experience everything the Canadian Rockies have to offer. Follow along as we go hiking and canoeing and rafting and rock climbing and caving and everything else. After this you’re going to want to plan a trip to […]

6 Places to Embrace the Canadian Winter

Thank you to Kenton De Jong of kentondejong.com for this great article highlighting some of the most fun and fascinating activities and sights in Canada, all meant to help embrace the Canadian Winter…   The snow has begun to fall, and I had to dust off my winter jacket for the first time today. Winter […]

A Family Guide to Winterlude:  the ultimate winterfest in Canada’s Capital

We’re pretty excited to have a really great contribution to our site from the Wandering Wagars.  Living in Canada, they get to more easily experience life in the cold north than we do.  They were kind enough to share their favorite winter activity with us and created a family guide to Winterlude: the ultimate winterfest in […]

Planning a 3 Day Getaway to Victoria BC: breweries, gardens and more

We are fortunate to live in Seattle, Washington. It’s close to the ocean, mountains, countryside and several other metropolitan areas.  One of our favorite cities to visit locally is Victoria BC.  The city touts itself as being more British than Britain. I can’t agree for certain, but it does a fine job of trying. Between the […]