Grouse Mountain Just a 20 minute drive from downtown Vancouver Grouse Mountains’ views of the city, sea and surrounding mountains are incredible. Lynn Canyon Park Lynn Canyon Park has tons of awesome trails with varying levels of difficulty and it’s completely free. Saturday Farmers Market Vancouver has a thriving local food stage that can be enjoyed … More Top 10 Things To Do In Vancouver
I recently bought my first Polaroid Camera and I’m in Love! After reading online and talking to a few friends I decided to order the Polaroid Impulse AF. The best online resource I found was Dan Finnen’s post on Polaroids. Although the Impulse isn’t a pretty looking camera, I decided to go with it because of its automatic … More Polaroid Impulse AF
Throughout our travels we have made plenty of mistakes. Here’s a list of travel tips we’ve learned the hard way so you don’t have to! Tell your bank where you’re going so you can use your bankcard there. Get good walking shoes. Shop at local supermarkets and cook for yourself. Locals don’t eat out all the … More 22 Travel tips we learned the hard way so you don’t have to!
In 2011 I did a DTS in Kenya and in 2013 Paul did a DTS in Oregon with Youth With a Mission (YWAM). These experiences changed our lives and are one of the reasons we have a heart to see the world. Since then we have been involved in several YWAM ministries, done schools with … More What is Youth With a Mission?
Marrakesh is so much fun! We have to put it on this list because it is where we went on our first date! They have amazing authentic Moroccan food that absolutely can’t be beat. Although it is expensive, it’s worth the price. The entire restaurant is made to look like a traditional Moroccan tent, complete with floor … More Awesome Places to Eat in Portland Oregon
Flights and airfare are usually the biggest expense when traveling, but there are several ways you can find a cheap flight! Fly on unpopular travel days The cheapest days to fly are unpopular travel days. The most unpopular days to travel are on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. Try to book your flight for one of … More How to find cheap flights and airline tickets
People ask us all the time how we can afford to travel when we work seasonal or minimum wage jobs. There are so many ways that we cut down on travel costs, one main expense that we always cut down on is accommodations. There are so many free places to stay around the world. Not … More How to find FREE places to stay!
1. Powell’s City of Books Explore the worlds largest independent bookstore with more than 1.5 million books, covering one city block you won’t want to miss out on visiting! “It can be easy to get lost in Powell’s 68,000 square feet, nine rooms, three floors and 35,00 sections!” Every room has a staffed information desk and … More 10 Free Things to do in Portland
I maintain dreadlocks from home to make some extra money. There are so many ways to maintain dreadlocks, I’m only going to share with you what I do. What you can do at home: I only recommend washing your dreads every few months. I only washed mine every 6 months or so. When yo do wash, use a … More Dreadlock Questions: How do you maintain dreadlocks?