Banff National Park Part 2: Lake Louise & Moraine Lake

WHERE: Banff National Park (Lake Louise area), Alberta, Canda WHEN: June 2016 HOW LONG FOR: 3 days As I mentioned in my last post, we drove to Banff from Jasper via the Icefields Parkway. Because we spent a little longer here, I decided to split my travel diary into two blog posts. Without a doubt, […]

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Driving The Icefields Parkway

We drove from Jasper to Banff via the Icefields Parkway. The most amazing road EVER. It’s dotted with incredible scenery, viewpoints and wildlife (we spotted 2 black bears) . I think I’ll just let the pictures speak for themselves below. We stopped at the Crossing Resort on the way for lunch, where we shared a pulled […]

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Whistler & The Joffre Lakes

WHERE: Whister & the Joffre Lakes WHEN: June 2016 HOW LONG FOR: 2 Days We arrived in Whistler after the most beautiful drive along the Sea-To-Sky Highway from Vancouver. Whistler hosted the 2010 Winter Olympics, and the huge Olympic Rings serve as a proud reminder. We stayed at the Pinnacle Hotel, who very kindly upgraded […]

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Lovely Sunday Walk in Thetford Forest

WHERE: Thetford Forest, England WHEN: August 2015 HOW LONG FOR: An afternoon We decided to spend our Sunday afternoon walking through Thetford forest. We took a picnic with us, which we ate at the high lodge… eating outside makes me feel so summery! After lunch we followed signs for the Fir Trail, a 3 mile […]

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A week up a mountain in Newry

WHERE: Newry, Maine, USA WHEN: June 2015 HOW LONG FOR:  6 Days As I mentioned in my last post on 5 Hours in Boston , I was lucky enough to be selected to attend a conference in the States. The conference itself was in the middle of nowhere… up a mountain… in Newry ME … […]

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