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! To […]

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5 Reasons to visit Iceland in Winter

5 Reasons to visit Iceland in winter.

Note: This post contains affiliate links. As always, we only link to products we’ve used and that we think add value to our readers. Our trip planning for Iceland began the usual way—I went online to look up a banana bread recipe, and soon found myself scouring the Internet for […]

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