Australia – The Last Stop

It’s hard to believe it for us, but we’re on a plane headed back to Ontario and just a few days ago were enjoying the wildlife, weather, and scenery of Australia. Continue reading

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Thailand

It may sound crazy to some, but we felt after a rough, bumpy and busy road through Asia, we needed some time to relax and do basically nothing while enjoying the pleasures the tropical weather of Southeast Asia… Continue reading

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Trekking Nepal

With just over two weeks in Nepal, we were hoping for 12-14 days of trekking in the Himalayas, but Nepal had a bit of a different plan for us, and although we ended up with about half the amount of days trekking than we had planned, it was still a brand new and exciting experience that we will think about for many years. Continue reading

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Jungle Adventure in Borneo

Even though they spend most of their time in the trees, we still managed to get chased by a family of organutans… Continue reading

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Indonesia – Bali, Flores and Java

Rice paddies, volcanic ridges, komodo dragons, manta rays, turtles, temples, dances, traditional villages, and very friendly people is just a short list of the fantastic experience we’ve been lucky to have as we get about two thirds the way through our travels in Indonesia. Continue reading

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Hong Kong Was Great

Good evening!  After five days in Hong Kong, we leave feeling impressed by the city and its islands. Continue reading

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The Summer In Ukraine

It’s been a bit over two months, and as we wait in Borispol Airport in Kiev for our flight that will eventually land us in Hong Kong, it’s time to reflect on the summer we spent in Ukraine. Continue reading

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Out of the West and into the East (of Europe that is)

One thing we’ve found ourselves very appreciative of is the time we have to explore.  Just as we spent our last day in Africa, we spent our last day in Western Europe relaxing and reflecting on the past few months of the trip. Continue reading

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Halfway Through Europe

After about a month and passing through Germany, Austria, Italy, and Switzerland we find ourselves about halfway through our European leg of our journey. Continue reading

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Charged by an osterich, bit by a penguin, 100km hike, and the end of our Africa journey

We had two weeks in the Cape Town area of South Africa before we flew out, and we certainly had our fair share of adventure. We’ll start with the Ostrich story… Continue reading

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