Tasting Catalunya Wine

When I'm travelling, particularly alone, I like to try to get out and meet new people. Finding events on Facebook or Meetup is perfect for this. This week, while in Barcelona, I attended a meetup hosted by a sommelier from England to taste my way through Catalunya wines. What/Where is Catalunya? Catalunya or Catalonia is an [...]

By | 2017-03-05T16:27:48+00:00 February 25th, 2017|Europe, Spain, Travel|0 Comments

Visiting Carcassonne

About the City of Carcassone Located in the Languedoc area of Southern France, the city of Carcassonne is far more than just the board game I know and love. The city is famous for the medieval citadel "La Cite" - a UNESCO world heritage site. This citadel (aka giant ass castle/fortified city) is France's second most [...]

By | 2017-03-05T17:19:32+00:00 February 24th, 2017|Europe, France, Travel, Update|0 Comments

Volunteer Travel: Shanty Towns in Peru with Solidarity Experiences Abroad

The first time I went to Peru was on a volunteer trip with my university and an organization called Solidarity Experiences Abroad. Their mission is to "To promote solidarity through projects and programs that bridge Canadian people with communities in need locally and around the world. Our focus is to develop sustainable initiatives in education, [...]

By | 2017-02-10T18:44:28+00:00 February 10th, 2017|Peru, South America, Travel, Volunteer|0 Comments
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