Upper East Side in the Summer

Here in Toronto, we’ve had the privilege of an unseasonably warm fall season, but the cold of winter is finally starting to move in and I can’t help but think back to hotter days under the sun. I love New York City in the summer. Before this year’s August long weekend in the Big Apple, my […]

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Staying in Oahu: Turtle Bay Resort

Turtle Bay Resort | 57-091 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, HI | ★★★★ | $$$$ Turtle Bay Resort is the major resort on Oahu’s North Shore. The resort sits on one of the world’s most scenic peninsulas and boasts beautiful guest rooms, suites, villas, and beach cottages, and a host of outdoor activities – all on its 850 […]

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Oahu’s North Shore

My trip to Hawaii with Jen was absolutely stunning. Perhaps my favourite part of the week-long stay was the time we spent up on the North Shore of Oahu. It’s important not to underestimate the power of having a rental car when exploring the island. That’s how you get to see some of the great […]

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7 Ways to Fall in Love with NYC

When I travelled to New York City as a kid with my family, I always dreaded it. For some reason, my parents were always fascinated with visiting the Statue of Liberty or joining a bus tour to hit up the best shopping venues in the city. But as I’ve grown older, I’ve had the fortunate […]

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Staying in NYC: The Waldorf Astoria

Waldorf Astoria New York | 301 Park Avenue, New York City, NY | ★★★★ | $$$$ What do you think of when you think of “old money” in New York City? Of course, the Upper East Side rings bright and true as the definition for the term. But for me, one of the first things that comes […]

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