Icebar Amsterdam; An Xtracold Must-See!

Icebar Amsterdam – an absolute must if you’re in Amsterdam! After a breezy canal boat tour, a great bite to eat at a local restaurant and a wait line at the Anne Frank House that we decided was WAY too…

Long Distance Relationship Real Talk

  Long distance relationship are hard, guys. Really, really hard. And to be honest, there are almost always times when you have doubts, think things you probably shouldn’t or even reconsider the whole relationship (even if it’s just a fleeting…

Tips for Learning a Language

Learning a new language can be exciting, but can also be really frustrating. Both K and I have been mostly self taught. K has learned English (mostly from the internet and video games/movies) and I’ve been learning Dutch. K is…

Long Distance Relationship Problems

We’ve written about the positives of long distance, and shared our story with you – but we’ve never actually discussed the negatives of long distance before. Honestly, it’s a tough thing to write about, because who likes to think about all those…

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Exploring Saxophone City (Dinant, Belgium)

Suggested song for this post; (more songs below in our Dinant playlist)       A Little About DINANT… Dinant, Belgium is definitely one funky town! Known for it’s relation to Belgian born saxophone inventor Adolphe Sax, the city is full of…

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How to Cope With Anxiety While Traveling

Travel has become a really big part of my life – and a part I don’t ever want to lose. Sometimes, though, anxiety gets the best of us – and nothing says “fun vacation” like hyper-ventilating through tears while curled up in a…

Why You Should Be Using KAYAK.COM

There are literally hundreds of different sites for planning a trip and getting price alerts – so how do you choose which one to use? For years, I just used whichever site popped up on Google first, but after creating this…

Belgian Culture Shock; Part 2

As you know, I have recently dove into Belgian culture headfirst,and, I have been shocked to say the least.  Feel free to read my initial thoughts on Belgium in part one of our Belgian Culture Shock list. As a Canadian – buying…

23 Travel Mistakes You’re Probably Making…

On a recent trip to Paris, I realized I am definitely still a travel rookie. In the last few years my travel has been limited due to visa/immigration issues and my financially draining long distance relationship.  Finally all settled in Belgium…