Our Journey

Chapter 8. – London, Ontario – September 2019

The first thing we did upon arriving in London, Ontario was to find a Volvo dealership to check our car. And lucky that we did, because the technician found out that our rear brakes were shot.  They didn’t let us leave and took our car without an appointment since it was a serious issue. After… Continue reading Chapter 8. – London, Ontario – September 2019

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Chapter 7. – ACROSS CANADA – Aug/Sept 2019

Our month in Edmonton came to an end and ahead of us lay 2,100 miles (or 3379 kilometers) of roads from Edmonton to London, Ontario. We decided to stay in Canada, instead of going back and forth across the U.S. and Canadian borders. We kept on following Highway 1 all the way across. Dana drove… Continue reading Chapter 7. – ACROSS CANADA – Aug/Sept 2019

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Chapter 6. – EDMONTON – August 2019

After a memorable month in Calgary, we traveled further north to Edmonton. We had another AirBNB apartment booked, this time close to the city center. The apartment building and the apartment itself was really nice. It was fully equipped and even had a nice little gym inside the building that nobody utilized, but me most… Continue reading Chapter 6. – EDMONTON – August 2019

Canada

EDMONTON

Edmonton is an interesting city, full of quirks and juxtapositions. We spent a whole month in and around this eclectic town, driving over 800 miles in this northern region of Alberta. The City of Edmonton Edmonton is full of opposites – on one side we saw a lot of homeless people, poverty, decrepit neighborhoods, and… Continue reading EDMONTON

Canada

JASPER NATIONAL PARK

Jasper NP is a treasure trove for any and all nature lovers, hikers, bikers or anyone who simply wants to detox and feel inspired by nature in all its glory. Jasper National Park covers 11,000 square kilometers, or over 4,200 square miles. Within the park are many amazing natural formations, lakes, falls, and almost endless… Continue reading JASPER NATIONAL PARK

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Chapter 5. – CALGARY – July 2019

  Our second AirBnB misstep happened in Calgary. We arrived in the afternoon hours and we were pretty beat – Dana more than me, since he is the designated driver and drove over 350 miles that day. We arrived at the address given to us by the lady who managed multiple properties in Calgary. The… Continue reading Chapter 5. – CALGARY – July 2019

Canada

CALGARY

Me and my hubby spent over a month in Calgary, enjoying the beauty of this diverse and international city. This is what we found to be the best things to do for your time and your buck. Where to stay It really depends how long you want to stay, how many people are traveling, and… Continue reading CALGARY

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Chapter 4. – Banff NP – July 2019

Salmon Arms One of the loveliest places we visited in Canada. The food was good, the movie theater inexpensive, and the stay way too short. We only stayed overnight, but it was a very memorable stop indeed. Banff National Park Our first try to visit and see Banff National Park was en-route to Calgary from… Continue reading Chapter 4. – Banff NP – July 2019

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Chapter 3. – CANADA, Kelowna – June 2019

Off we went to our next destination - Canada. The Canadian border was an interesting experience to say the least. The border police asked us a few questions and off we went to the border control. They did ask us when was the last time we traveled to Canada and we said a long time… Continue reading Chapter 3. – CANADA, Kelowna – June 2019