Category: travel

hospitality

The Kindness of Strangers

When we travel, our trips are almost always enriched by the kindness of strangers. This was particularly true of our trip to Portugal.
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travel

Head and Heart Still in Portugal

We've been home in Ottawa for a few days now. But my head and my heart are still in Portugal.
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Portugal travel

Meanderings in Portugal

Our trip in Portugal continues apace, friends. With some lovely sights, a few glitches, in Coimbra and Porto.
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Portugal travel

Postcard from Lisbon

Greetings from Lisbon. Here’s a taste of the first days of our Portugal trip.
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fashion

Packing for Portugal

This week, I'm packing for Portugal. Planning, making lists, trying on outfits, getting ready to pack for a month away from home.
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travel

What’s Your Travel Personality?

To make travel enjoyable, everyone needs to know their travel personality. What you like & dislike. What you want to do & what you don't.
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travel

Off on An Adventure

We're going on a road trip. And I'm taking a brief holiday from blogging. Back on March 11.
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girls getaway

Girls’ Getaway to Montreal

We went on a girls' getaway to Montreal. Where we walked and walked. Shopped. Ate and drank. Shopped. And yakked. So much yakking.
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travel

More Tales from Wendy’s Travel Journal

Sometimes the travel adventures that are near-disasters make the best travel stories. At least that’s what Wendy and her husband think.
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books

All Roads Lead to Florence

In Sarah Winman's beautiful novel Still Life, all roads lead to Florence. For me too this week, since I could not bear for this book to end.
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