Today we are sharing the story of fellow traveling Canuck Dariece, one half of the travel blogging couple behind the website Goats on the Road. Iran is a fascinating country often misunderstood by North Americans. Dariece and her husband Nick traveled to Iran earlier this year so we asked them to share their experience with […]
Las Vegas, Nevada Our recent trip to Las Vegas was an interesting experience. Not in the “Hangover” or “Fear and Loathing” context, but quite different from previous trips. Bringing an infant will do that. Fun fact – Las Vegas is actually the first trip we took together as a couple (that required flights), some 12 years […]
Deutsches Eck in Koblenz, Germany This week’s travel photo was captured at Deutsches Eck in the city of Koblenz, the point where the Mosel River flows into the iconic Rhine River. Deutsches Eck (which means “German Corner”) is the headland where the two rivers meet and is home to this towering monument that honours the […]
Saksaywaman Walled Complex in Cuzco, Peru Okay, so it’s not really called Sexy Woman, but if you find yourself in Cuzco and ask someone about the tourist attraction named Sexy Woman they will surely know what you’re talking about. Saksaywaman is an impressive walled complex constructed by the Incas several hundred years ago. The stonework […]
City Skyline – Kobe, Japan This week’s travel photo was captured from the waterfront boardwalk at Harborland, a popular shopping and entertainment district in central Kobe, Japan’s fifth largest city. Kobe rarely makes the shortlist for Japan’s “must visit cities” and is often overshadowed by nearby Kyoto, Nara and Osaka. We were told it’s an […]
Place Kléber in Strasbourg, France Last year we wrote a post titled “9 European cities we think you should visit and why“, highlighting our favourite cities in Europe, outside the obvious superstars like Rome, Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam and Prague. That was before we visited Strasbourg. Located near the German border in the Alsace region of […]
Some more of our favourite miniature travel photos from around the world, including Machu Picchu, Venice, Zurich, Petra and Easter Island. What’s your favourite?