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Real Canadian Whine – Eh?

Some time after the recent election of the drama-queen-student-instructor, Justin Trudeau, as Prime Minister of Canada – The Next Generation, I received the following letter. 254 more words

Trivia

10 Tips for House Hunting in Vancouver

1. Be prepared to send a lot of applications off and hear nothing

2. Avoid grovelling

3. Have all your references together – professional reference stating your salary, letting agent reference from home country, and landlord reference from Canada if you’re moving from one property to another. 190 more words

Vancouver

Coming Home

About a month before I left for home I was excited. Beyond excited – I was ecstatic! I finally got to see my boyfriend, family, and my high-school friends. 265 more words

University

Moose babies and shenanigans

Myself: “Hey, I think there’s an elk just behind those trees”
Danielle: That’s not an elk…. That’s a moose!
Jo: IT HAS A BABY!

Cue a frantic scramble for phones and I’m scrabbling around in the car for my binoculars while not taking my eyes off them. 1,056 more words

Canada

One month to go!

When I set out to paddle around Bowen Island with one of Vancouver’s best paddlers today, I did not expect it to be as eventful as it turned out. 524 more words

Canada

Hôtel Le Germain Québec: A Boutique Dream Come True

In planning my first visit to Quebec City, I decided to try two highly rated hotels. I love older properties and boutique hotels, and began with a lovely boutique hotel in the historic Old Port of Quebec. 552 more words

Travel