Ultimate Cinque Terre Guide

In order to make planning your next trip here easy, here is our Ultimate guide through Cinque Terre. Cinque Terre was one of our favorite coastal destinations in our entire European trip!  Good food, beautiful towns, sun and sea, what more can you ask for?  Cinque Terre is a National Park on Italy’s western coast.  […]

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Favorite Budget accommodations in Europe

We have received questions from a few people about the accommodations we chose while we were in Europe last summer.  We consider ourselves budget travellers since we tried to keep all our accommodations between 50 and 90 canadian dollars per night, which in Europe during peak season can be a challenge.  The truth is that […]

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Italy and Croatia 5-week itinerary

Italy and Croatia were two destinations we were incredibly excited for!  Here is how we planned our Italy and Croatia Itinerary. Our trip to Italy and Croatia began with a flight into Rome.  We were in Rome for only 3 hours before we got onto a bus and headed south to Naples.  (Bus ride length: […]

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Our Roadtrip through the Peloponnese

Our Peloponnese roadtrip brought us some of the most beautiful natural landscapes we have seen so far.  Even before leaving home, we LOVED roadtrips of all lengths and would jump on any opportunity to do one!  So when we were presented with the chance to roadtrip through one of Greece’s most beautiful mainland regions, we […]

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Guide to Nice on a backpacker budget

Welcome to our guide to Nice on a backpacker budget! Nice is an absolute gem within the French Riviera.  We absolutely loved our time here and already can’t wait for the next time we’ll get to visit.  Nice is well known for being a fancier tourist destination.  The French Riviera in general is known to […]

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Top free attractions in Barcelona

Barcelona is one of the most visited cities in all of Europe.  It is big, busy, and full of sights to see and activities to do.  With that being said, visiting all the top attractions can quickly blow a backpacker’s budget.  That is why we have made a list of our favorite free attractions in […]

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Health and fitness expectations vs realities while traveling, and how to adjust

Four months ago, two athletic therapists/personal trainers left home on the adventure of a lifetime. While exploring some of the most beautiful places this world has to offer, we also had every intention of staying in the best shape possible. Needless to say, things don’t always go as planned. Here are some of the lessons […]

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