Category: adventure

San Pedro, Belize: secret beach, scuba diving and swimming with sharks

The last leg of our Belize trip was to San Pedro, Ambergris Caye – off the coast of mainland Belize. We split our trip between the mainland and the islands off the coast of Belize. There is such a contrast between continental life and…

The flying trapeze and Circus school

Ever wanted to run away and join the circus? Well now you don’t have to, but you can still get the experience. The Toronto School of the Circus Arts has been around for a while, but is not often thought of when it comes…

Exploring the ancient Lamanai Ruins of Belize

A short walk through a dense jungle canopy and we emerged to Mayan ruins towering above us – almost like a walk back in time. The monkeys could be heard howling around us while they protested our early morning arrival. We were at Lamanai…

Tayrona Park: a jungle and beach adventure in Colombia

  When the opportunity to camp in a jungle, on the side of a mountain, overlooking a beach in Colombia came up, the obvious answer was YES! Now I should clarify that this was glamping and some very nice glamping at that! We stayed…

A hike to a frozen waterfall: Tews Falls

I get a little stir crazy during the winter months.

Belize: staying in a monkey sanctuary in Bermudian Landing

Winter is when we do most of our international travel

Colombia: motorcycle adventure and finding Santa Veronica

Panama City: what to do on a layover

Travelling on a budget sometimes means we land ourselves with long layovers.

2017 year in review

2017 you have been a wild ride with lots of great things to reflect on. I have a lot to be grateful for this year!

Colombia: Santa Marta and Crystal Beach

  After a few days in Cartagena, we were more comfortable navigating Colombia and my conversational Spanish was improving. We looked forward to our trip to explore the Northern Coast of Colombia. On to the next adventure!