Tag: history

Staying at Aspen Crossing

Among the prairies of Southern Alberta, Aspen Crossing is a must-visit for train enthusiasts. At the end of our recent road trip through Southern Alberta and along Alberta’s Cowboy Trail, Rebecca and I had the opportunity to experience… Read More

Hawai’i Island: Part Four

Aloha and welcome to the fourth and final installment in my four-part series exploring Hawai’i Island, otherwise known as The Big Island! In Part Three, we explored historic Hilo and experienced a couple of can’t-miss adventures! Today we’ll… Read More

Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area

For as long as I’ve known him, my husband has been fascinated with lighthouses. For as long as I have been breathing, I’ve been drawn by the ocean. It’s no wonder that annual trips to the Oregon Coast… Read More

Mesa Verde National Park

If there’s one place on our recent road trip that took us by surprise, it would no doubt have to be Mesa Verde National Park. A verdant patch in the southwestern area of Colorado, this site of Ancestral… Read More

Fort Stevens State Park in Oregon

Exploring Oregon’s history at Fort Stevens State Park The Oregon Coast has quickly become one of me and J’s favourite places to visit during the summer. When we made the trip in 2012, we didn’t get the chance… Read More