Category Archives: Travel Ideas and Plans

Lake O’Hara

Here are some of the pictures from our recent camping trip to Lake O’Hara.  This is one of the most stunning places I’ve been to anywhere and it was an amazing trip.  We had a great time with all our … Continue reading

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Tips and tricks for traveling with a toddler…

Well it’s been a while since we got home and I haven’t posted any sort of conclusion to our big trip, but hey it’s been summer in Edmonton, which is by far the best time to be here and we’re … Continue reading

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Beach Bums in Byron Bay and Sunny days in Sydney

Well, our time in Australia is up, I wrote most of this post with Jena’s help on our 14 hour flight to Vancouver. Sorry its long but its the last one! There was too much to see and do over … Continue reading

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Lots of family fun but no sun on the sunshine coast…

Its been a while since the last post… what can I say, I guess I’d rather visit with family and see the sights than write blog posts. On Tuesday June 5th we left 1770 and headed south on the road … Continue reading

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Sunshine and Snorkeling in 1770

No this post isn’t about the year 1770, I’m talking about the town of 1770 which was the first stop of Captain James Cook when he landed in Queensland, his second stop overall in Australia. The town itself only has … Continue reading

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Sailing on the Solway Lass

Well we’re back on dry land, or it would be if it wasn’t still raining…. We had a bit of a tough go with weather on our cruise, lots of wind, 25 – 30 knots most days which made for … Continue reading

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Around town in Townsville

Today dawned with a clear blue sky for the first time since Alice springs, its nice to see the sun again! Townsville wasn’t really on our radar when we were looking up things to see in Australia but as a … Continue reading

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