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My Summer in Toronto

My Summer in Toronto

As I was nearing the end of my physical therapy sessions at home, Emma and I talked about me spending summer in Toronto with her.
An Evening with the Dave Matthews Band

An Evening with the Dave Matthews Band

Before flying to Toronto for the summer I made sure that my return flight home would be after the Dave Matthews Band concert.
Toronto Waterfront Cycling Trail

Toronto Waterfront Cycling Trail

If you are in the mood for something to do, grab your bicycle, some friends and get lost by the water on the Toronto Waterfront Cycling Trail!
My First Axe Throwing Experience

My First Axe Throwing Experience

My random evening spent axe throwing in Toronto was one of pure fun and hidden carnal enjoyment when I heard the axe thud into the hanging wood target.
Colonel Samuel Smith Park Toronto

Escape the City – Colonel Samuel Smith Park

If you need a break from Toronto’s downtown or your weekly office grind, an escape out to Colonel Samuel Smith Park is a fantastic way to unwind.
Learning to Climb with Boulderz Climbing Center

Learning to Climb with Boulderz Climbing Center

Learning to climb has always been an interest of mine and needless to say growing up on the flat plains of North Dakota climbing is not a common activity.
An Evening with Trevor Hall

An Evening with Trevor Hall

I was stoked to find out that Trevor Hall would be performing during my time in Toronto. So I made sure to make my way down to the Mod Club for his concert.
Backpacking Fakarava on a Budget

Backpacking Fakarava on a Budget

Backpacking Fakarava is relatively new and that newness has kept this hidden slice of paradise off the main tourist radar, for now.
Backpacking the Tuamotu Islands on a Budget

Backpacking the Tuamotu Islands on a Budget

Backpacking the Tuamotu Islands in French Polynesia is a relatively new thing. The main tourist visiting this atoll style archipelago are dive enthusiasts.
Backpacking the Society Islands on a Budget

Backpacking the Society Islands on a Budget

The Society Islands are a true island paradise. Home to some of the world's most luxurious resorts, these islands are slowly accommodating budget travel.

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Backpacking Bora Bora on a Budget

Backpacking Bora Bora on a Budget

True beauty and paradise, Bora Bora is know worldwide as the luxury destination but backpacking Bora Bora, on a budget, is now becoming possible.
Air Tahiti Multi Island Flight Pass

Air Tahiti Multi Island Flight Pass

Flying is the easiest way to experience French Polynesia. With the Air Tahiti Multi Island flight pass you can visit various islands for a discounted price.
Hiking Mount Teurafaatiu

Hiking Mount Teurafaatiu

This breathtaking hike up Mount Teurafaatiu on the tiny island of Maupiti offers some of the best views, hands down, in the whole South Pacific.
Taking Cargo Boats around French Polynesia

Taking Cargo Boats around French Polynesia

So you want to take Cargo Boats around French Polynesia? Cargo boat travel is possible but it is slightly difficult. Fortunately this post covers a few tricks I learned when backpacking around French Polynesia.
Getting Robbed in French Polynesia

Getting Robbed in French Polynesia

Getting robbed while traveling is something that happens more frequent than not but I was not expecting it the night it happened in French Polynesia.