World Travel 2013-2014, The Big Wrap Up

Overall what we did: 5 days in Malaysia wandering around Kuala Lumpur 3 days in Singapore 13 days in Thailand split between Phuket and Bangkok 12 days in Cambodia split between Siem Reap and Phnom Penh 49 days in Japan, mostly in Osaka with a week in Tokyo and day trips to Wakayama, Kobe, Koya-san …

World Travel 2013-2014, Canada Wrap Up

Overall what we did: 7 days split into: 3 days in Vancouver and 4 days in Toronto from 6 September 2014 to 12 September 2014 Favourite part of Canada: Spending time with our wonderful friends Kathleen and Roger of course! Key tip: No key tips here, we found Canada to be very similar to Australia. …

World Travel 2013-2014, Canadian Food

Ah Canadian food. Well, what can I say – it’s very similar to Australian food in regards to chain stores and also having a wide variety of food from different cultures (always awesome). Although there were also some places we ate at which were heavily influenced by America. In general the food we ate was …

World Travel 2013-2014, Gunpowder in Kingston

Our final day in Canada before flying out (very early) the next day was spent in Kingston, Ontario. Kingston is a rather beautiful town with lots of historic buildings. We had a nice day walking around the lake front area of the town attempting to hunt down a rather elusive tower before heading on to …

World Travel 2013-2014, Travelling to Niagara Falls

I won’t think we could head to Toronto (or Canada for that matter) without visiting Niagara Falls! Takeshi and I were both very excited to visit, and Kathleen and Roger were very kind to join us for the day (and drive us a very long distance!) which was fantastic. It was pretty awesome, and the …

World Travel 2013-2014, Lost Photos of Toronto City

Whoops. I’d manage to edit all of the photos from Canada (or so I thought), until writing up the blog post I thought “wait a second, there’s a bit of a gap there…”. Sure enough, I’d missed all of the photos from Toronto city itself. Just a small slip up. So here they are! We …

World Travel 2013-2014, Walking Stanley Park

Our final full day in Vancouver before beginning our rather strange journey to Toronto was spent walking around Stanley Park. We managed to walk around basically the whole park in a day which while enjoyable was rather tiring. Fortunately for us, we managed to time our visit with the Paws for a Cause fundraiser, so …

World Travel 2013-2014, Arriving in Vancouver

We arrived from our flight into Vancouver rather early in the morning, which gave us lots of time to wander around the city before our accommodation allowed us to check in. We were able to take a look through Gas Town, along the water front and around some of the recommended buildings to see on …