Buying a SIM Card in Australia

Buying a SIM Card in Australia

Updated October 12, 2017 Buying a SIM card in Australia is easy and convenient. Plans are affordable, and many are built with travellers’ needs in mind. My previous experience with Amaysim During a visit to Australia in 2012, I was impressed with the package I bought...
Buying a SIM card in New Zealand

Buying a SIM card in New Zealand

In many countries, the average traveller can manage with free Wi-Fi. This isn’t the case in New Zealand. If you want to stay connected, buying a SIM card in New Zealand is the more convenient and affordable option. Free Wi-Fi isn’t the norm During my visit to New...
Mahone Bay Scarecrow Festival and Antique Fair

Mahone Bay Scarecrow Festival and Antique Fair

Of all the interesting things to do in Nova Scotia, the Mahone Bay Scarecrow Festival and Antique Fair is one of my favourites. It’s also popular with others, judging from the swarms of visitors who descend on the picturesque south shore town each autumn. The festival...
Winter in Paris

Winter in Paris

Updated July 1, 2017 When I managed to get some time off over the Australian summer, I thought it would be the best opportunity to do the obligatory tour of Europe. Of course, when it’s summer in Australia, it’s winter in Paris. Similar to any other...
Lunch at the United Nations, New York

Lunch at the United Nations, New York

Heading to New York anytime soon? If so, step into international territory and dine alongside delegates, ambassadors, international dignitaries and other visitors in the Delegates Dining Room. Lunch at the United Nations, New York is both a culinary and culturally...
Visit McSorley’s Old Ale House, New York City

Visit McSorley’s Old Ale House, New York City

It’s not exactly a location one easily stumbles across, but that’s how I discovered McSorley’s on a damp, chilly afternoon in April. The façade, barrels on the sidewalk, and the wooden sign “McSorley’s Old Ale House” beckoned me inside to a décor befitting...

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