Tipsy Tea at Mr. Fogg’s Residence

For our next "Afternoon Tea" adventure, Arnie & I headed to our good friend Phileas Fogg's Residence. Mr. Fogg has a few establishments dotted around London - his residence (where we came for tea this time), his Tavern, and his Gin Parlour. In case you aren't yet acquainted with our dear friend, Phileas is the... Continue Reading →

London Day Trip :: Canterbury

That's right, folks! We have completed another day trip from London 🙂 So what brought us to Canterbury, you might ask? Well, I'm not really sure, to be totally honest! It was one of those towns where I recognised the name and it came up on lists of day trips from London, so I figured,... Continue Reading →

Iconic London :: Carnaby Street

Carnaby Street, along with the collection of streets surrounding, gives off a feeling of proper (borderline "posh") coolness - almost the hipster antidote - where true pioneers of the good vibes flourished. What do I mean? I mean Jimmy Hendrix, The Rolling Stones, Famous 60s Fashionistas, Mods, Punks, and all of their faithful retailers selling... Continue Reading →

Our Quilotoa Loop Adventure

I'll tell you now - the 3 day hike called the "Quilotoa Loop" in the Andes in Ecuador was g*ddamn HARD.  Arnie and I found it particularly difficult for a number of reasons - but primarily because we had no map and basically 0 clue what we were doing. Anyway, here's the tale of our... Continue Reading →

Flying through the Mindo Canopy

Our favourite tourist attraction in Mindo was the Mindo Canopy Adventure. This is a series of 10 different ziplines - flying you across the treetops of the Cloud Forest. Over the 10 ziplines, you mostly ride "normale," but you also have a few different options for rides too 🙂 First, there is the "rapido" line... Continue Reading →

Getting Lost in the Cloud Forest

Welcome to Mindo ~ How can I even start to describe the wonder that is Mindo?  It's a sleepy, small town in the middle of the Cloud Forest in Ecuador with nothing left to be desired. It's likely to have at LEAST 1000 times more hummingbirds than people, and you can hear them & the... Continue Reading →

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