Video: Broads Abroad Travel Network

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Great minds really do think alike and Mandy Rowe's excellent "Broads Abroad Travel Network" for solo women travelers promises to make travel more affordable. Take a look at the hilarious video then sign up to get on the mailing list. The first 1,000 … [Read more...]

Tom’s Tree House


Sweeping unobstructed 270° views of Point Grey, English Bay, Stanley Park, and Vancouver’s North Shore mountains. This location is idyllic for its proximity to beaches, great restaurants, activities, transportation, and much more. I found myself … [Read more...]

Stanley Park Treehouse

Stanley Park, English Bay

I didn't realize right away just how amazing my new place overlooking a canopy of trees in Stanley Park would be! Not only can I watch the amazing herons swooping into their nests from my balcony, but the 'air-show' is highlighted by a stunning view … [Read more...]

Ohhhh Langley


Who knew how glorious Langley, British Columbia could be May? My stay at Catherine's Place was the absolutely perfect way to ease into my newly found nomadic lifestyle—spacious accommodations, a delightful garden, easy access to transit, and above … [Read more...]

Artemis by the Sea, Qualicum Beach

Qualicum Landing

  This is the second time I have had the pleasure of staying in the lovely beach-side vacation home called Artemis by the Sea which is located at Qualicum Landing, on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. … [Read more...]

Qualicum Landing, BC


As luck would have it my recent visit to the lovely Artemis by the Sea beach vacation home at Qualicum Landing coincided with a hot spell that brought temperatures of 22- 25 degrees celcius (75 - 80 F), absolutely unheard of in the first week of May … [Read more...]

Non-hotel accommodations

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Non-hotel alternatives to hotel accommodation can make extended travel stays more affordable and enjoyable.  Below are a few to consider: AirBNB HomeAway Vacation Rentals by Owner HouseCarers … [Read more...]