Monthly Archives: July 2010

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Worst Washroom of the Week

How to go the bathroom while blindfolded or drunk: Bloor Subway Station, Toronto

By |July 30th, 2010|Toronto|24 Comments

Gypsy Wednesday – Cycling to the Ashes

Welcome to Gypsy Wednesday! Every Wednesday, I strive to highlight all the juicy morsels related to travel and beyond. Sometimes a regular person is seized by an idea, a strong desire to accept a challenge. Could have been a tragedy or special dream that won't stop whispering to you, even in sleep. I use to [...]

By |July 28th, 2010|Adventure|8 Comments

Where Am I? Toronto!

What a month! After laying low in Calgary, Toronto was strictly about urban vibe. A 20 hour endurance test in bus travel deposited me at the Yorkdale Mall which runs along the northwest subway line. What I had landed in was a steam bath. Precious minutes during bus stops outside small town Ontario hinted at [...]

By |July 27th, 2010|Toronto|22 Comments

Worst Washroom of the Week

This week: Calgary, Alberta - Esso gas station Isn't it illegal to poke fun at a handicap stall? Haha, poke! I made a pun.

By |July 23rd, 2010|Calgary|19 Comments

Gypsy Wednesday – Why Travel and Being a Girl Rocks

Welcome to Gypsy Wednesday! Every Wednesday, I strive to highlight all the juicy morsels related to travel and beyond. Travel and womanhood use to be a difficult task. Not only were women having babies during the pioneering days, but carrying rucksacks and cooking for the entire family in the sparse outdoors was commonplace. By the [...]

By |July 21st, 2010|Travel Tips|54 Comments

Maxville

"Oh, we won't even see it." "Maxviille?" "No, a small town of probably 1,500. We just pass by." I sat mute, wondering what I had gotten myself into. Trish, a volunteer with Child Haven offered to pick me up and deposit me at the front door. Giving time overseas is one of my goals, but [...]

By |July 19th, 2010|Maxville, Ontario|7 Comments