Food festivals

What’s Happening in Ottawa?: Capital Ukrainian Festival

Featured image: Perogies heaven @ Capital Ukrainian Festival. Ottawa is truly the city of festivals. Since we are encased in snow for half the year, we like to make the most out of our summer months filling it to the brim with festivals. In this series named “What’s Happening in Ottawa?” we will explore the various… Continue reading What’s Happening in Ottawa?: Capital Ukrainian Festival

Asia, Malaysia

Malaysia II Day 16: KK – HK – Vancouver

And the day has come - last day in KK. We had laska once again at yet another restaurant with yet another variation on this Malaysia dish. This time, there was no shrimp, but it had more shredded chicken. We then headed to Suria and its surroundings to do some last minute souvenir shopping and… Continue reading Malaysia II Day 16: KK – HK – Vancouver

St. Martin/St. Maarten

SXM: Trip Reflection

CultureNamed the “friendly island”, I unfortunately was slightly underwhelmed. Maybe I set my expectations too high but compared to Costa Rica and Portugal, I did not find the culture overly friendly. Don’t get me wrong, people were nice but just not overwhelmingly so. One thing I would commend them on is the driving; definitely very… Continue reading SXM: Trip Reflection