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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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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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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MONTREAL TRAVEL GUIDE

Back in April, Bernie and I made the 5 hour drive from Toronto to Montreal for my birthday weekend. We rented a car from Enterprise Car Rentals on Friday and headed out later that evening. It cost just about the same to drive as to travel by air or by train. We loved the fact…

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REMEMBERING BARBADOS

It’s that time of year where we hit the beach and have some rest and relaxation. As a result, it’s got me thinking about our honeymoon in Barbados. After a hectic wedding planning process and the whirlwind of a wedding day, we were in serious need of rest and relaxation. Neither of us had been…

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