By DANIELLE

Meet Patrick, our Author Living in Taiwan

Name: Patrick Pavlik Current Address: Taoyuan, Taiwan Home Country: USA Countries he has traveled to : Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Jamaica, Bahamas, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, England, Wales, Italy, China, Taiwan, Japan, Cambodia, Loas, Vietnam, Philippines and soon Malaysia. Favorite destination thus far: Puglia, Italy. Tip: Get out of the tourist factories in Milan, Rome, Florence,…

Changes are in the works @boardingpass

We have a bit of a new set up that will be transforming this site over the next few weeks. Headings, posts, menus and articles are going to change. Fun things are happening. We  will soon be presenting articles to our readers from expats. posted around the world. Living, working, traveling and experiencing a foreign…

Destination Denver

Imagine the Great Plains sweeping over vast swathes of land, flat and prairie-like. Broad mesas stretching out all the way to the horizon, and then before you, rising up as if from nowhere, the Rocky Mountains simply occur, jagged and stapled yet tall and stately. Come to Denver abutting these two dissimilar formations and find…

Discover Ontario: Rockwood Conservation Area

Hello Ontario! Are you looking for something to do outside this summer, but you’re not interested in traveling too far? You should head out to one of the many awesome Conservation Authorities around Ontario. The majority of Conservation areas around the GTA will get you from your doorstep to the park entrance, within an hour…

A Great Canadian Cider Adventure (Part One)

In 2013 I had the pleasure of living in Australia for a year. While I was there, I discovered a couple of things about their adult beverage scene, the first of many lessons included the fact that I could drink an entire flat of beer on my own. Now, this is unusual, even for me,…

Discover Ontario: Elora Quarry Conservation Area

If you’re an Ontarian, or if you’re just here for a visit, there are plenty of wonderful experiences to be had, especially out in this hot summer sun! For those of you living in a city, I implore you to get out of it! Sure, we have wonderful cities, full of attractions and excitement, but…

Travail and Travel: Misadventures in Cappadocia

The sky is darkening gradually as the pale pink sun drifts slowly toward the horizon. The climb is beginning to wear on us and I give her a look of disdain as she stops to rest, even as my own heart is beating a feverish patter. Behind us, the fairy chimneys are beginning to come…