The Best of Canada
I moved to Canada for 6 months when I turned 18, which quickly turned into two years.  Canada is the perfect destination for mountain lovers with amazing skiing and snowboarding in the winter and some of the best hiking and rock climbing in the summer, not to mention that Canadians […]

The Best of Canada

The village of Whistler is well known amongst Australians for its mountains, winter sports and party scene, and I can guarantee that it will not disappoint. Whistler is located 1.5 hours out of Vancouver, in British Colombia. I absolutely recommend spending a few days in Whistler on your way out […]

Backpackers Guide to Whistler – Canada

Vancouver ariel shot
Vancouver is my ABSOLUTE favourite city. If you’re coming to Canada, you must put Vancouver onto your itinerary now. Vancouver is a bustling city with a relaxed and friendly vibe, hosting Canadas most ethnically diverse population. Despite being in a downtown metropolis, you feel so close to nature with the […]

Backpackers Guide to Vancouver – Canada

Things to do in Kelowna
Kelowna is a city on Okanagan Lake in the Okanagan Valley of British Columbia, Canada. The Okanagan Valley is well known for its abundance of wineries and outdoor activities.  I personally loved Kelowna and could easily spend a summer living here. Things to do in Kelowna Kelowna offers suitable activities for people of all […]

Backpackers Guide to Kelowna – Canada

Things to do in Revelstoke
Revelstoke is a town in the south-west of British Columbia, Canada. Surrounded by mountains and breathtaking scenery, the destination is ideal for an outdoor/adventure enthusiast. Things to do in Revelstoke Explore Downtown Revelstoke: This can easily be explored in a few hours, the town itself isn’t remarkable. The stunning mountains, however, […]

Backpackers Guide to Revelstoke – Canada

Things to do in Banff Canada
Banff is a small town located within Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada. Banff is a popular destination for mountain activities such as hiking, skiing, snowboarding and rock climbing. If you love nature and the great outdoors, you will LOVE Banff. Things to do in Banff Banff Gondola: Offer incredible views […]

Backpackers Guide to Banff – Canada

Fairview Lookout Lake Louise
Lake Louise is one of the most scenic destinations in the world. With electric blue glacier-fed Lakes, Rocky Mountains in every direction and an incredible range of wildlife, it’s easy to understand why. I was lucky enough to call Lake Louise home for 2 years.  What I found to be […]

Lake Louise Guide for Backpackers

Out of all the places in the world, why do I have such a strong desire to travel to Canada?   Canada was always at the top of the list, from the age of 15 I knew I would travel to Canada…. And after looking at my photos I’m sure […]

Why Travel to Canada?

The Best of Canada
Moving overseas for a working holiday is an exciting process, but it can also be a stressful one. I have put this working holiday checklist together for Australian that are moving to Canada, although this working holiday checklist will be useful for anyone moving overseas. Before you leave on a […]

Working Holiday Checklist for Australians moving to Canada

Camp free British Columbia BC
Road tripping and camping around BC Canada was one of my most memorable experiences. British Colombia is an incredible destination and one that feeds my love for outdoor activities. If you haven’t yet, put “Buy a minivan and explore BC” on your bucket list. Free Camping in BC – Canada […]

Free Camping in BC – Canada

Tipping in Canada - Canadian money
Being Australian, tipping is not a customary part of my culture. When I arrived in Canada I didn’t understand the tipping system and often found myself confused! I was over-tipping regularly, and on other occasions forgetting to tip as I had no idea it was expected. To save you making […]

Guide to Tipping in Canada