(Video) Vancouver, BC

Vancouver is one of the most beautiful destinations in Canada. Located along Canada’s western coast, Vancouver has easy access to both the beach and the mountains. It is also home to world-class shopping, a great coffee scene, and friendly people.  We were thrilled when we had a chance to visit […]

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Must-see places in Vancouver, BC

Granville Island, Vancouver

Fun fact: I live in Atlanta now, but I was born and raised in Canada, and I still consider myself a Canuck (Hence the “Maple” in Maple and Maps). Mine was a typical Canadian childhood, steeped in such delights as Timbits, tobogganing, April snowstorms, and poutine (French fries topped with […]

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(Video) A Weekend in New York City

Brooklyn Bridge

New York City is one of our all-time favorite destinations, and we were lucky enough to spend a weekend exploring the city last Christmas. Our trip was a crazy blur of bright lights, great food, incredible views, and lots and lots of people! Here are the highlights of our trip. Enjoy!  

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A Weekend Guide to New York City (at Christmas)

Times Square

I have a confession: I’m addicted to Skyscanner (The world’s greatest resource for finding cheap airfare). I’ve considered therapy, but since that’s not nearly as fun as travel and it’s almost as expensive, I’m content living in a state of increasing obsession. Last fall I was scouring Skyscanner for flight […]

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