Point Roberts, Washington, U.S.A.

Are you ready to hear about the most Canadian city in the United States? An American city who measures gasoline in litres; uses the Canadian water supply; and if there’s an emergency, the Canadian fire department responds? Welcome to Point Roberts, Washington. Back in the late 1800’s when the American/Canadian border was set at the…

Victoria, BC

Are you ready to hear about the cutest, quaintest, and most British town in the world!? Good! Welcome to Victoria, the capital of British Columbia. It took a little more than an hour and a half to get there from the ferry in Tsawwassen, and what a gorgeous ride it was! Here is Victoria on a map.…

What I Like about Vancouver

As promised, this is my follow up post to What I Miss About Chicago. Vancouver is very different from Chicago, and it took leaving to realize why I fell in love with Chicago in the first place. However, Vancouver is incredible, and here’s what I appreciate the most: First, some photos:   The Hiking: The coolest cross-training…

Hopkins Landing, Sunshine Coast

Are you ready to read about the prettiest place in the entire world? Good! Welcome to Hopkins Landing, a hidden gem of the world nested on the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia. Home to fishermen, families, and lots of bed and breakfast’s, this is a town who gives their resident’s a “Hopkins Landing” t-shirt once…

What I Miss About Chicago – Photos

Right before moving to Vancouver, I remember thinking, ‘ok, Chicago’s amazing, but I’ve got it out of my system. It’s time to live somewhere new.’ Leaving Chicago made me realize why I fell in love with it in the first place. This post is inspired by being homesick last weekend. There’s just nothing better than…

Vancouver Pride

Pride is wonderful thing. To have an enormous group of people from all sorts of backgrounds come together to show their loving support is beautiful! Just a bit of a history lesson, Canada became the forth country in the world to legalize same-sex marriage in 2005. However, 10 provinces had already legalized it in 2003. I just…