Skip to Content

Yesterday we spent the afternoon at the Burnaby Village Museum. I’m not a big museum-goer but it was a great time. We went with our two boys and niece (ages 7, 8 and 10). My wife and I loved it. Our kids enjoyed it more.  So yes, it’s a fantastic place to take your kids.  …

Read More about Burnaby Village Museum: Everything You Need to Know (Photos)

I’ve been to McCartney Creek Park about 200 times.  I actually don’t count. It’s probably more than that. Let’s just say I’ve been there plenty. I live in the neighborhood. I can easily walk to it. It’s one of the best parks in our area of North Vancouver (east of Seymour River), only Cates Park …

Read More about McCartney Creek Park, North Vancouver – Everything You Need to Know (Photos)

We live 10 minutes from Deep Cove in North Vancouver, BC. We have a boat access vacation cabin that’s a 30-minute boat ride outside of Deep Cove. Hence, we know Deep Cove inside and out having been there at least 100 times. Where is Deep Cove? It’s located in the most easterly part of North …

Read More about 18 Fun Things to Do in Deep Cove (North Vancouver, BC)

Are you getting ready for a long-awaited trip? You’re probably very excited about what you’re going to do and see during your travels, right? But since you’re here, you also know it’s important to plan properly and pack all the right toiletries for your trip. Whether you’re traveling by plane, train, boat, or car, there …

Read More about 17 Different Types of Travel Toiletries

Traveling blankets come in many forms, including weighted blankets, camping & picnic blankets, insulated blankets, blankets with pillows, thermal blankets, rolling/folding blankets, and down travel blankets. When flying overnight, or if you frequently find the cabin climate to be lower than you’d prefer, you may wish to invest in a travel blanket to keep you …

Read More about 6 Different Types of Travel Blankets

When you are traveling, your shoes pose an issue. You may only want to bring one pair of shoes with you, but most of us decide we need several pairs.  Regardless of how many shoes you want to bring, one thing remains the same. You don’t want your shoes getting your clothing dirty. No matter …

Read More about 15 Different Types of Travel Shoe Bags for Shoe Storage

Traveling with well-arranged possessions might be a hassle, but not if you have the correct packing organizers! There are various ways to put your belongings together beyond the standard suitcase and toiletry bags. I looked into the many possibilities available to compile this list of several packing organizers that may help you make your next …

Read More about 9 Different Types of Packing Organizers

When it comes to Travel Pillows, there are four main types: memory foam, gel pillows, inflatable, and fiber-filled. Memory foam and polyfoam pillows provide a perfect balance between softness and neck support. Inflatable pillows are adjusted by adding air to the pillow, for softness or firmness. Fiber-filled pillows are typically softer, offering more cushioning. Travel …

Read More about 4 Different Types of Travel Pillows

There are three main categories of travel agents: business, special interest, and leisure, and they fall into six types. These are: Global distribution systems Online travel agents Guest information centers Hotel and concierge agents Inbound tour operators Independent travel agents Remember when we had to go to a travel agency and sit for a long …

Read More about 9 Different Types of Travel Agents