Cultural Travel

Dundas West Fest – A Little Bit of NOLA Comes to Toronto

Having visited New Orleans a couple of times, most recently this February, Dave and I jumped on the chance to partner with Street Brass for the upcoming Dundas West Fest in Toronto. A Street Performance in New Orleans Dundas West was our old neighbourhood before leaving on our travels in 2009 and we love introducing our readers to the hippest ...

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18 Things to do in Bhutan

Many people only spend a few days in Bhutan due to it’s $250 per person per day fee. It can be difficult choosing what to see and do to make the most of your money. We’ve created a comprehensive guide of things to do in Bhutan, that showcases the most popular sites broken down by areas and districts. It’s great ...

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6 Exciting Reasons Jackson Mississippi is a Soulful Family Getaway

We weren’t sure what to expect from our family getaway to Jackson Mississippi. We didn’t know too much about it, except that it was the birthplace of blues and had a checkered history with the Civil Rights Movement. When we organized to visit in partnership with Visit Jackson CVB to showcase the family fun, I couldn’t stop singing the Johnny ...

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Searching for Happiness at the Highlander Festival of Bhutan

The Royal Highlander Festival is the newest Bhutan festival. Known as the happiest country on earth, Bhutan knows how to celebrate life. Festivals dominate the land and it’s easy to see why the Bhutanese measure life with a happiness index over the western world’s GDP. The Highlander festival was a day filled with goodwill and celebration.  If only all countries worked ...

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