Travel Talk

Booked: Weekend on the Atlantic

Booked: Weekend on the Atlantic

I’m looking forward to exploring some new parts of Canada on a long weekend trip to Halifax and St. John’s, all while taking advantage of a generous Aeroplan sweet spot.


The Crimson Sand & Stone of Wadi Rum

The Crimson Sand & Stone of Wadi Rum

Spending a night in the ancient red-rock desert of Wadi Rum, or the “Valley of the Moon”, was by far the most memorable highlight from our Jordan trip.


The Ancient Rock City of Petra

The Ancient Rock City of Petra

The ancient Nabatean rock city of Petra is no doubt the crown jewel of any visit to Jordan, and I spent half a day exploring its grounds in the sweltering desert heat.


13 Canadian Luxury Hotels I'd Love to Stay At

13 Canadian Luxury Hotels I'd Love to Stay At

A bucket list of 13 luxury hotels around Canada that I’d love to check out, all of which have caught my eye with their historical significance, natural wonder, or striking urban design.


Exploring Amman & The Dead Sea

Exploring Amman & The Dead Sea

Our first day in Jordan was spent exploring the capital of Amman and floating effortlessly on the Dead Sea, the lowest point on Earth and a very impressive natural phenomenon.


Visiting the Pyramids on a Cairo Layover

Visiting the Pyramids on a Cairo Layover

Here’s my experience checking the Great Pyramids of Giza off my bucket list during a 16-hour layover in Cairo during my Middle East trip.


Booked: A Long Weekend in Providence

Booked: A Long Weekend in Providence

I’m heading to Providence and Newport in Rhode Island for some nice weather, fresh seafood, and just to relax for the weekend. Here’s the thought process behind my little jaunt to New England.


The Captivating Caves of Cappadocia

The Captivating Caves of Cappadocia

Looking back on the magical few days we spent amidst the fairy chimneys and stunning landscapes of Turkey’s Cappadocia region.


Istanbul, A Cultural Crossroads

Istanbul, A Cultural Crossroads

Istanbul has long played a role as a crossroads between East and West, so I was particularly excited to spend five days here as part of my trip to the Mediterranean & Middle East.


The United Island Hopper, Part 4: The Onward Journey

The United Island Hopper, Part 4: The Onward Journey

The final installment of island-hopping brings you onboard United Flight 155, as we snake our way across the Pacific Ocean to Honolulu via Kosrae, Kwajalein, and Majuro.