A STAYCATION AT THOMPSON TORONTO

A couple of weeks ago, Bernie and I did our first ever staycation at Thompson Hotel Toronto. It’s a bit of a funny concept booking a hotel room in the city where you live and pretending to be on vacation but I can assure you that it is well worth it. I remember that as…

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LA MAMOUNIA MARRAKECH

Winston Churchill called it “the most lovely spot in the whole world.” Our last night in Marrakech and the last night of our anniversary trip was spent at the legendary LaMamounia Hotel in Marrakech.  An oasis in the heart of the hustle and bustle of downtown Marrakech, this hotel offered everything one would expect from…

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NEW YORK CITY TRAVEL GUIDE| 48 HOURS IN NYC

  New York is just an hour and half away from Toronto, so I am sure that I will be finding myself there again sometime soon. I am by no means an expert when it comes to visiting New York. My first time in the city was as a child with my parents. At that…

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3 GREAT PLACES TO EAT IN LOS ANGELES

A few weeks ago, I jetted out of Pearson Airport in Toronto for a 3 day trip to Los Angeles. This was for work, so wifey couldn’t join me but I thought it was still important to document this on the blog. The Escape Manual was created to show young couples and young professionals how…

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Saint Tropez – Je T’aime

Co-Ord Set: SHEIn // Bag: Cult Gaia // Hat: Nine West // Sunglasses: Shakkar Shades // Shoes: Spring Hey loves, I just wanted to share these shots with you guys from the South of France. We took a 1 hour roadtrip from La Rouquette-sur-Siagne (a small village just outside of Cannes) to Saint Tropez. When…

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ST. TROPEZ: A PHOTO JOURNEY

“In the south of France, island happened off the coast, Saint-Tropez when I’m waving to the folks.” – Asap Rocky After spending a few days relaxing in scenic La Roquette Sur-Siagne, we woke up early to make the two hour drive to luxurious Saint Tropez. The plan was to leave around mid-day, grab lunch, wander…

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Where To Get The Best View of The Eiffel Tower

The Eiffel Tower is easily one of the most recognizable structures in the world. It is no surprise that during our visit to Paris, we made a point to visit this landmark and to photograph it from as many angles as we could. No matter which angle you are looking from, the Eiffel Tower is…

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PARIS TRAVEL VLOG

“The chief danger about Paris is that it is such a strong stimulant.” -T.S. Eliot The city’s allure was so strong. We were drawn in and we let down and then it picked us right back up again. Despite the wild experience we had (check out our last post about Paris), we feel like we…

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SURVIVING A VISIT TO THE SOUKS OF MARRAKECH

Planning on visiting the souks of Marrakech? Here you will learn some key bargaining tips and how to avoid getting lost as you wander through the maze in old city.

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A NIGHTMARE IN PARIS

August 26, 2018. This day should have been a celebration. Our first year wedding anniversary. Like in almost every cliched romantic comedy, we decided to celebrate in the most romantic city in the world, Paris. We woke up early and took the metro to Place du Trocadero. The goal was to get some epic pictures…

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