The Best Crete Hotel (Greece): Casa Porto Boutique Hotel

The Best Crete Hotel (Greece): Casa Porto Boutique Hotel

Is Crete worth visiting? That's the question I asked myself before choosing to stay at the best Crete hotel in Greece! Casa Porto Boutique Hotel was kind enough to host my best friend Nicole and I for three nights. Before arriving in Crete, I had no idea what to expect. I knew that Greece as [...]

White Savior Trope – Is Volunteering in Africa Bad?

White Savior Trope – Is Volunteering in Africa Bad?

I did my first volunteering trip in Uganda recently and knew it was inevitable I’d receive ‘white savior’ comments and hate as I shared my experience. This brought up a lot of different feelings and thoughts as I tried to navigate volunteering without being a part of the white savior trope. Was it even possible? [...]

7 Unique Places to Watch a Sunset in Toronto

7 Unique Places to Watch a Sunset in Toronto

With summer on the horizon, there's no better time to go hunting for the best places to watch a sunset in Toronto! After spending most of the pandemic living downtown Toronto, I had plenty of time (and long walks) to find the best sunset spots. Whether you're a Toronto native or just visiting, you're bound [...]

Meet People While Travelling: Is it Hard to Build Friendships Abroad?

Meet People While Travelling: Is it Hard to Build Friendships Abroad?

Making friends as an adult isn't always easy and it can be especially nerve-wracking if you travel solo! If you're looking to meet people while travelling but aren't quite sure where to start, you're in the right place. As someone who's travelled mostly by myself, I sometimes struggle to connect with new people on a [...]

Find Wally’s Cave – Cape Town’s Secret Cave

Find Wally’s Cave – Cape Town’s Secret Cave

Cape Town is a hiker's dream city! With endless number of hikes right at your backdoor, it's never a dull moment. After spending a few months in Cape Town, I heard about Wally's Cave. I knew immediately that I needed to discover it for myself so I rounded up a group of friends to attempt [...]