Top places to chow down in GTA (North)

I decided to make this post simple since there’s quite a few places to write about! These are the places that we frequently eat in the GTA, maybe we’ll see you there 🙂 Markham Hana-Bi Sushi – Hwy 7 and Warden Top picks: Zen box 9 (dinner) Pros: Good service, decent portions, good price Cons: Freshness…

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Lost summer nights

Dear High Schooler, Remember that summer you spent at home, occasionally going out with friends and worked a minimum wage, part-time retail job that you took too seriously? Remember that chance you had to spend by the beach in San Diego or somewhere much hotter…but didn’t because you had “work”? Well there’s 40+ years of…

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The Roadtrip Girl’s choice for top attractions in Hong Kong

Hong Kong has always been my second home. Well, it was really my first home. Born in Hong Kong, my family immigrated to Toronto when I was 4 years old but the sights, sounds and love for Hong Kong remained with me. After my first year in university and savings from my first part time…

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The Foodie Tour: 3 days, 2 nights in Taipei, Taiwan

I recently went on a 3 day, 2 night adventure to Taipei, Taiwan and it was truly amazing! This guide will give you a good idea of where to eat, where to go in Taiwan. As our flight arrived to Taipei late in the day, we took the opportunity to rest at our hotel (we…

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Work-life balance: Traveling the world a step at a time

Sometimes I’m envious of those Twitter profiles that say, “Quit my job, sold everything and currently traveling the world”. I must admit, even before university ended, I got suckered into the corporate world, but in all honesty, it’s not that bad. For those of you who are confused about what you’d like to do after…

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An All Inclusive Guide to Boston – Day 2 – The Freedom Trail

Part 1: An All Inclusive Guide to Boston – Day1 – Harvard I was the most excited for day 2 in Boston. After being well rested from the day before, we got up at 10am and got ready to explore the Freedom Trail. As luck would have it, the official walking tour wasn’t be available…

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Weekend in Boston: Flight & Hotel for 2 under $800

Carl will be moving to Wisconsin for 5 months to do some training so we’re taking all the time we can to travel. Easter weekend is coming up so we decided to search for some Boston deals online and we wanted to keep it under $1000 between the two of us. We found some bus…

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The PickyIcky Girl of TripAdvisor

My username on TripAdvisor is PickyIcky so that should give you a good sense of how I am with my hotel rooms. Maybe a little more insight: My little (big) feet has never touched a hotel room floor My body has never exited a shower after being in contact with the shower curtain – I…

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