Canada — Tofino, British Columbia Day 2

Tofino and Ucluelet — Day 2 of a 5-Day Trip in Tofino The original plan for the day was to go on a 4-hour kayaking trip with Tofino Sea Kayaking, but we were expecting a storm in the early afternoon. Not ideal for kayaking, but perfect for storm watching! A storm could make the kayaking trip treacherous,Continue reading “Canada — Tofino, British Columbia Day 2”

Canada — Tofino, British Columbia Day 1

Road Trip to Tofino from Vancouver— Day 1 of a 5-Day Trip in Tofino We visited Tofino in November and stayed 4 nights. Tofino is located on the west coast of Vancouver Island and is known for its surfing. Although busier in the summer, Tofino is equally great to visit during the fall. We pickedContinue reading “Canada — Tofino, British Columbia Day 1”

Taiwan Day 2

Jiufen and Keelung — Day 2 of a 3-Day Trip in Taiwan We were headed to Jiufen for the day. Jiufen is a seaside mountainous town about an hour bus ride from Taipei. It is popular due to its resemblance to the town in Studio Ghibli’s movie Spirited Away. Day 2  Jiufen and Keelung city Before headingContinue reading “Taiwan Day 2”

Singapore Day 3

Day 3 of a 3-Day Trip in Singapore We headed to Sentosa for our last day in Singapore, specifically to visit Universal Studios. Sentosa is a resort island in Singapore and can be reached by car, pedestrian board walk, cable car, or monorail. Sentosa is filled with a variety of attractions — beaches, amusement parks, museums, andContinue reading “Singapore Day 3”

Singapore Day 2

Day 2 of a 3-Day Trip in Singapore For Day 2 in Singapore, we were headed to the Singapore’s Chinatown for the morning and then back to the downtown area for the afternoon. Despite the clouds, it was yet another warm day! Day 2  Singapore We were headed to My Awesome Cafe for breakfast, locatedContinue reading “Singapore Day 2”

Singapore Day 1

Day 1 of a 3-Day Trip in Singapore We arrived in Singapore from Taiwan late in the evening. Despite being early May, the climate was warm with temperatures reaching 30°C during the day. It felt like summer! After dropping our bags at the hostel, Happy Snail Hostel, we walked to the outdoor food court aroundContinue reading “Singapore Day 1”

Canada —  British Columbia Coast Day 4

Vancouver Island — Day 4 of a 4-Day Trip on British Columbia Coast with Suggestions for a Morning in Sidney! We reserved the 8:05am ferry from Powell River (Westview) to Comox (Little River). After the hour and half long ferry, we planned to drive down the Vancouver Island Coast to Maple Bay, in Northern Cowichan, to visitContinue reading “Canada —  British Columbia Coast Day 4”

Canada — British Columbia Coast Day 3

Sunshine Coast Powell River — Day 3 of a 4-Day Trip on British Columbia Coast It was another gorgeous summer day on the Sunshine Coast. We had the usual breakfast of oats and greek yogurt and coffee/tea and prepared to depart the Airbnb. Our destination for Day 3 on the Sunshine Coast was Powell River. Day 3 Continue reading “Canada — British Columbia Coast Day 3”