The Blog

While I may call Vancouver home, I spent 29 years living in the UK and Europe so it’s safe to say I have lots of fun adventures and travel tips to share! Here are all of my travel guides for the UK, Europe and North America.

Moving to Canada from UK Visa

Moving to Canada from the UK: A guide to the Working Holiday Visa

If you’re considering moving to Canada from the UK and are aged between 18 and 30 (inclusive), then the IEC Working Holiday Visa is a great option. This guide gives an overview of the application process, including eligibility requirements and practical tips.

2019 Reflections and 2020 Goals

2019 was a really amazing year, and probably one of my favourites so far. As we head into a new year, I wanted to reflect on the past 12 months; the highs, the lows, and the lessons I’ve learnt along the way.

Where to find the best views in Paris

From the picturesque cobbled streets in Montmartre to the glamourous avenue des Champs-Élysées, it’s hard not to get swept up in the romanticism that surrounds Paris. But to really appreciate its beauty you need to see it from above. Here are five of my favourite viewpoints.

15 most instagrammable places in Paris

Paris is one of the most romantic and photogenic cities in Europe. Over the years I’ve found some beautiful spots so I’ve put together this guide to the most instagrammable places in Paris to help you plan your own trip.

How to spend 48 hours in Edinburgh

There is almost an endless list of things to see and do in Edinburgh but fortunately the hilly capital is actually quite compact so you can see a lot of the main attractions in 48 hours. Here’s my guide on how to make the most of a weekend in this magical city.

5 ideas for a girls’ weekend away in the UK

There are so many lovely places to go for a girls’ weekend away in the UK. If you’re looking for inspiration for your next break, here are five of my favourite, tried-and-tested destinations for the ultimate girls’ weekend away.

10 of the prettiest London Mews Streets

A lot of people associate London with Big Ben, Buckingham Palace and Tower Bridge, but there is another side to the English capital which is filled with cobbled alleys, secret passageways and charming little streets steeped in character. Discover the prettiest London mews.

5 of the best places to eat in Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik’s food scene is exciting and varied. Although prices in the old town have crept up over the years, you can still find some enchanting little restaurants steeped with character and charm.