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Around the World on Points!

The Mind-Blowing Isle of Skye


We had three full days in Skye. We came in with high expectations and left barely knowing what hit us.  Continue reading “The Mind-Blowing Isle of Skye”

Edinburgh & the Drive to Skye

Michelle and I recently returned from an amazing 8 days in Scotland. We had a week off from work and when $500 nonstop flights became available we couldn’t resist. 
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Seychelles Part 3: Mahé

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Although we greatly enjoyed our guesthouses in La Digue and Praslin, we were excited to get the true honeymoon experience for our three days in Mahé! Continue reading “Seychelles Part 3: Mahé”

Seychelles Part 2: Praslin

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After two great days we said goodbye to La Digue, and took the 9:30 am ferry to Praslin. Continue reading “Seychelles Part 2: Praslin”

Seychelles Part 1: La Digue

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Our first stop in the Seychelles was the remote, mostly car-free island of La Digue. Continue reading “Seychelles Part 1: La Digue”

My Guide to the Seychelles

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Michelle and I spent the first 8 nights of our honeymoon in the beautiful Seychelles, an archipelago/country in the Indian Ocean. Continue reading “My Guide to the Seychelles”

How we Booked our Honeymoon Flights for $200 Each

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Total cost for 57 hours of business class flights for two and 18 nights in hotels: $1250 CAD. Continue reading “How we Booked our Honeymoon Flights for $200 Each”

Hiking in the Canadian Rockies


Sometimes, the most stunning places aren’t across the world, but across the country. We spent 8 days in Alberta (and some places in BC) exploring multiple turquoise glacier lakes, countless stunning mountain views, and one gorgeous hike after another.  Continue reading “Hiking in the Canadian Rockies”

Cape Town, a New Favourite City!


What do you want in a city? For me, it should:  Continue reading “Cape Town, a New Favourite City!”

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