Foreword: Looking back, this was probably the toughest day of cycling for the trip – partially because it was one of our first days. The distance was around 120km through some of the steepest roads in Canada. During the winter months, the Coquihalla Highway is one the most hazardous and […]
Why I Cycle – Why Your Next Trip Should Be A Cycling Trip
Planning a cycling trip? Learn why I chose to bike across Canada and the UK and discover some of the benefits associated with touring a country by bike.
Enjoying Pirate Beer With Malaysian Elders
Whereas Papa Yong hails from the bustling city Kuala Lumpur, Momma Yong grew up much quieter town of Kota Kinabalu. There’s an unending rivalry between the two cities between them, so it’s dangerous for me to pick a favourite. When we arrived in Kota Kinabalu it was early evening. We […]
The Progression of Eating Durian
What on God’s green earth is this monstrosity of a fruit, and who decided that humanity would be better off eating it?
Alcoholic Monkey Forest, Bali
Prior to even stepping foot into the Alcoholic Monkey Forest, an aggressive alpha male threw himself onto my back, and swung from one arm to the next in a desperate, alcohol induced attempt to steal my Bali Hai Lager for himself. Little did he know that I too am an […]
The Volcano That Erupted Garbage
How to hike a beautiful volcano of garbage, with an amazing view…
Introduction to Us.
This is the adventure of an elementary school teacher and a designer who decided that being comfortable is the most uncomfortable thing. I wouldn’t describe us as the nomadic, hippy type. We are two averagely mid-twenty people, working full time jobs in Toronto, Canada. We are comfortable where we […]