A Guide for Your Next Trip to the Lakes of Alberta

Why Visit Alberta? Alberta is a very versatile place. The Rockies are also one of the biggest attractions that can only be found there, and it boasts lakes and rivers in colors that I couldn’t find in any other province. It’s those lakes that truly enchanted me and made me fall in love with Alberta. There are certain ones that […]

Planning a Cross-Country Road Trip on a Budget

As much as we love Jack Kerouac, his depiction of traveling across the U.S.A. in “On The Road,” is more capricious than realistic. In June 2015 I was about to graduate from UC Davis. I had a little bit of pocket money saved up, plus an online job that I could do from anywhere with Wifi. Wanderlust had always made […]

Tips to Plan and Pack for a Snowy Vacation

Snow is extremely common. Even though this may not be the case physically in real life, it has always been commonly depicted and discussed. You would think that the majority must have witnessed it at some point in their life. However, this is not the case—many have never had this opportunity. If and when the opportunity does arise, expectations are […]