Three more crime dramas to watch on Netflix

As another self admitted Netflix junkie, I thought I would add to Kristina's excellent list from earlier this week. Crime shows are my favourite genre - the darker and more sick and twisted the better. — Read More —

Five Crime Dramas to Watch On Netflix

What is it about Northern Europeans and their ability to create dark, gripping "Nordic Noir" crime dramas? Here are five of my latest favourites (and some are just new to me) in alphabetical order. — Read More —

Where to Eat in Las Vegas

From Boulud, to Ramsey, to Bastianich, world-renowned chefs have been flocking to Vegas, turning Sin City into a culinary mecca. I just spent a few days there and I ate. How I ate! — Read More —

10 Things to Know About Croatia

Croatia has exploded as one of the top summer travel destinations in Europe. I'm not surprised. It's stunningly beautiful and still relatively affordable. I've been there for the past nine years straight (plus, I was born there). — Read More —

Cottage life

As I travel to and fro this summer, I am feeling beyond spoiled to have friends and family with cottages, cabins and gorgeous getaways on the shores of various lakes and oceans across this great country. — Read More —

Gone Fishing

Greetings from Ontario cottage country, where I am lounging on a dock on the shores of Lake Simcoe. — Read More —

Austro-Hungarian Tour, Part Two – Budapest

It was 5:30 am and we were driving over the Chain Bridge (seen above), en route to the train station. The entire Buda side of Budapest was aglow in the most stunning rose gold morning light. Within a few seconds we were in a tunnel and I missed the moment to pull out my phone to take a photo. But I will never forget that image. — Read More —

Austro-Hungarian Tour, Part One – VIENNA

If I had to choose one European city to live in, I may very well choose Vienna, Austria. — Read More —

Getting in on one of the most popular sports in the world

My new ping pong table arrived this week and I've been busy working on my chops and smashes. For those who have not yet caught the ping pong bug, those are varieties of table tennis shots. I'm so into it. — Read More —

This is your captain speaking: Check those bags!

With March break in full swing and airports busier than ever, I thought it a good time to raise a travel issue that’s been gurgling for some time. And on my flight yesterday, delayed almost… — Read More —