Weekend Escape from Vancouver – Saltspring Island – Canada

Video itineraries for you as we explore Saltspring Island on the coast of British Columbia in Canada.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink on this Gulf Island. Take an hour ferry from Vancouver to escape to island life for the weekend.

Lisbon – Portugal – Where to Stay, See, Eat + Drink

Video itineraries for you as we explore this Portuguese city for three days.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in Lisbon, Portugal - one of the oldest cities in the world. We loved riding Tram 28 thru the hilly streets with the many beautifully tiled buildings.   

Weekend Escape from Vancouver – Galiano Island – Canada

Video itineraries for you as we explore the Cobble Hill area of Vancouver Island for a day.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in the Cowichan Valley – home of farm to table. Take an hour and half ferry from Vancouver to escape to island life for the weekend.

Weekend Escape from Vancouver – Cowichan Valley – Canada

Video itineraries for you as we explore the Cobble Hill area of Vancouver Island for a day.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in the Cowichan Valley – home of farm to table. Take an hour and half ferry from Vancouver to escape to island life for the weekend.

Berlin – Germany – Where to Stay, See, Eat + Drink

Watch our video itineraries as we explore this historical city for three days.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in Berlin, Germany  once divided by a wall and now merged as one of the most liberal in the world. We loved learning about past challenges and how they now educate all of us.

2021-09-15T20:47:18+00:00Central Europe, Europe, Itineraries, Large City|

Medellin – Colombia – Where to Stay, See, Eat + Drink

Watch our video itineraries as we explore the once dangerous city of Colombia for three days.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in Medellin – one of the most transformed cities in the world. It's a short flight from Bogota and our favourite Colombian cities. We loved Comuna 13 that is now colorful and innovation brings the poor population to work in the valley.

Algarve – Portugal – Where to Stay, See, Eat + Drink

Watch our video itineraries as we explore the Algarve region in Portugal for a week.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink near Salema – an original Portuguese fishing village. Take a lovely day to drive from Lisbon. We loved the nearby beaches and the local vibe during off season. 

Azores – Portugal – Where to Stay, See, Eat + Drink

Watch our video itineraries as we explore the Azores in Portugal for a week.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in the Azores in the middle of the Atlantic – referred to as Europe's Hawaii. It's a short flight from either Lisbon or Porto. We loved that there was a two to one ratio of cows to people and the most amazing scenic drives we've done anywhere in the world.

Porto – Portugal – Where to Stay, See, Eat + Drink

Watch our video itineraries as we explore this "Douro River" meets "ocean port" for two days.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in Porto – the port wine centre of the world. Take the train from Lisbon for the best experience to get here. We loved all the tasting rooms on the north side of the river.

Madeira – Portugal – Where to Stay, See, Eat + Drink

Watch our video itineraries as we explore Madeira, Portugal for a week.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in this island of Portugal – to some of the best hiking we have done. A short flight from Lisbon transports you to this magical island. We loved the West side that was like a spa in the ocean.

Ljubljana – Slovenia – Where to Stay, See, Eat + Drink

Watch our video itineraries as we explore Ljubljana, Slovenia for three days.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in this meandering riverside town – probably our favourite small city in the world. The country is just north of Croatia. We loved the biking alongside the river to riverside pubs and to the lovely gardens of Tivoli Park.

Weekend Escape from Bogota – Salento – Colombia

Watch our video itineraries as we explore this coffee triangle town in Colombia for one week.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in Salento – home to the amazing Cocora Valley. Fly from Bogota to Pereira and take the bus to Salento. We loved the day long hike through Colombian countryside and river valley to the heights and sights of the famous wax palms.

Weekend Escape from Vancouver – Tofino – Canada

Follow our video itineraries as we explore Tofino, BC Canada for four days.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in this seaside town – on one of the longest stretches of sandy beach on the west coast of Canada. Arrive here by floatplane from Vancouver or take a ferry and three hour drive across Vancouver Island. This is our favourite destination on earth. Serious.

Weekend Escape from Calgary – Jasper – Canada

Watch our video itineraries as we explore Jasper, Alberta, Canada for five days.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in this mountain town – on the end of the ice fields parkway - one of the most beautiful drives in the world. We loved the local flavour where there were few chains and all the establishments recommended one another. Truly a locals town.

Calgary – Alberta – Canada – Where to Stay, See, Eat + Drink

Watch our video itineraries as we explore Calgary, Alberta, Canada for two months.   This is Dave's hometown and now the city that our three kids live in with two grandchildren. We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in this city that we spend a lot of time in. Rent our apartment when we are not here : )

Weekend Escape in the Yukon – Dawson City – Canada

Watch our video itineraries as we explore this klondike town for a week.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in Dawson City, Yukon – one of the favourite trips of all time for us. A bucket list trip would be for you to drive from Seattle USA to Dawson City along the famous Alaska Highway for four days. We loved the authenticity of this working gold rush town. 

Prague – Czech Republic – Where to Stay, See, Eat + Drink

Watch our video itineraries as we explore this historical town for two days.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in  Prague, Czech Republic– one of the prettiest town squares in the world. We loved the area we stayed in with the best restaurant right across the street.

Weekend Escape from Cartagena – Santa Marta – Colombia

Watch our video itineraries as we explore this coastal town in Colombia for five days.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in Santa Marta – the oldest city in Colombia. Take the bus from Cartagena to experience life outside this big city. We loved the historical part of town with restaurants spilling into alley ways with entertainment at your table.

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2021-02-25T19:15:36+00:00Calgary|

Bologna – Italy – Where to Stay, See, Eat + Drink

Watch our video itineraries as we explore this gourmet city in Italy for two days. We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in Bologna - with the beautiful portico lined sidewalks - we had our best meal ever in the world here. Take the train from Milan and arrive right in downtown Bologna.

Vancouver – Canada – Where to Stay, See, Eat + Drink

Watch our video itineraries as we explore Vancouver, BC - Canada.  This is our home town so we will be excited to showcase why we choose to reside here.  We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in this ocean city – one of the most beautiful in the world. We love that you can ski in the morning, and kayak in the afternoon in many months of the year.

Weekend Escape from Barcelona – Granada – Spain

Watch our video itineraries as we explore this diverse city for three days.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in Granada, Spain – home to the Alhambra on the mountain top. We loved staying within the old city walls and wandering through after all the tourists left for the day. Such a magical experience.

Weekend Escape from Madrid – Grazalema – Spain

Watch our video itineraries as we explore our favourite white village in Spain for three days.   We show you where to stay, see, eat and drink in Grazalema – nestled in a valley with UNESCO status. Rent a car and drive a few hours outside Madrid - you will be glad you did. We loved the hiking and especially the amazing food after our accomplishments.

2021-09-16T16:42:33+00:00Europe, Itineraries, Small Town, Spain, Western Europe|