Okanagan Valley – Food and Drink

      When on the road, traveling from Vancouver to Oliver, make sure to make stops and enjoy your trip! We stopped right after we passed the Vancouver city line and had our lunch at the chain restaurant that you can find pretty much everywhere in Canada and which has quite good food and excellenet […]

Okanagan Valley – Wine Country – Wine Tour Day 2

         There are about 31 wineries in Okanagan. Of course, it’s impossible to visit them all just in a few days, physically impossible! However, I visited 11 wineries in 2 days! The first day, as you know, we were biking and tasting wine, on the second day I had to be driven by my husband […]

Okanagan Valley – Wine Country – Wine Tour

        There are about 31 wineries in Okanagan. Of course, it’s impossible to visit them all just in a few days, physically impossible! However, I visited 11 wineries in 2 days! The first day, as you know, we were biking and tasting wine, on the second day I had to be driven by […]

Canada Vacation Experience – Oliver and the Wine Country!!!

     We rented a car from Vancouver airport. The thing about renting a car in Canada is that they don’t give you good cars like Camaro or Ford Mustang if you are not going to drop them at the same location… So you know. The other thing is that you can prebook your car online, […]

Vancouver Vacation – Food – Where to Eat and Drink

         Here is a list of places that I personally visited in Vancouver and my experience of them, so it’s up to you to decide whether you want to go there or not. I’ll try to be honest and objective, promise! 1. Granville Island Brewing Canada’s oldest microbrewery. Nice atmosphere, friendly service, excellent […]

Canada Vacation Experience: Vancouver Part 1 – Hotel

      The Hotel We stayed at the Pinnacle Hotel Waterfront which had (and still has!) a very convenient location – downtown – close to the harbour, Gastown, financial district, tour buses and all the other important attractions. I really recommend this hotel: it’s neat, the staff are friendly, it is located right in […]

Canada Vacation Experience

I’d like to share with you my exprerience of Canada: the country, places, people, things to do and see, food, trips and practical tips. My husband and I planned a 4-week trip to Canada, though it was I who did all the planning, ha-ha. We were in Canada in the summer of 2015. Before going […]

The Final Foodie Tip for Paris # 10

I’ve been to “The City of Light” three times so far, but I never stop longing to go back and: walk down Champs-Élysées; pop in a random boulangerie or pâtisserie; visit my favorite labyrinth of cosy tiny streets at Montmartre; drink wine at a brasserie while enjoying the view of Notre-Dame; visit food markets and eat […]