About Jami

I’m a Family Travel Writer based out of beautiful Vancouver, BC. Our family adventures take take us all over BC, Alberta and the Pacific Northwest. You'll regularly see us hiking, biking, snowboarding, wakeboarding, and camping our way around the province. Our passion is recreation and our mission is to explore and protect this beautiful earth of ours.
Living life to the fullest, one adventure at a time!

Big Pit National Coal Museum – Wales, United Kingdom

Digging Deep into My Family History at Big Pit Mine As my family and I, along with our ever-cheerful guide, crammed into the elevator, or ‘the cage’ as it is more accurately called, I had to swallow the rising panic in my throat. I may be a world traveller and adventurer, but I do have my [...]

By |2019-12-11T09:45:41+00:00December 10th, 2019|Family Adventures, United Kingdom, Wales|0 Comments

Exciting Travel Trends For 2020

The coming year promises to be a great one for travel. Of course, there are always wonderful places to see and exciting adventures to experience, but that is not all. If you are up to some adventure, you may find the means of travel just as enjoyable as the adventures. So, let’s take a look [...]

By |2019-12-10T09:30:25+00:00November 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

History, Romance, and Luxury at Roch Castle Hotel

Roch Castle Hotel Roch Castle Hotel, on the shores of St Brides Bay in St Davids Pembrokeshire, Wales, was built in 1195 AD. It’s hard for me, a new world Canadian, to fathom a structure so ancient. That is nearly three hundred years before Columbus sailed the ocean blue in 1492. Generations upon generations [...]

By |2019-12-11T09:52:02+00:00November 29th, 2019|Family Adventures, United Kingdom, Wales|0 Comments

Big Bus Tour London – On Board and Chuffed to Bits!

Driving around Trafalgar square on our Big Bus Tour London, my 8-year-old’s face pushed up against the side of the seat while my 10-year old tried to hold the camera steady, for “just one more photo”. One row ahead a similar scene was playing out with my kid's grandparents both squishing in together and [...]

By |2019-12-10T13:12:57+00:00November 20th, 2019|England, United Kingdom|0 Comments

How To Plan a Multi-Generational Genealogical Tour

I paused every time I heard the church bells at St John The Baptist Church ring. Laying in the comfort and luxury of my king size hotel bed I knew that the bells had been ringing long before this hotel had been around. That those bells signified a rich history with many years and hundreds [...]

By |2019-12-10T12:32:40+00:00November 13th, 2019|England, Family Adventures, United Kingdom|0 Comments

Hilton Cardiff Hotel – Comfort, Convenience and a Castle!

“I think this will be the last time I enjoy my morning coffee while overlooking a castle” my mom gleamed. A little sad to say goodbye to her morning view from the executive level breakfast bar on the 7th floor. Waking up and enjoying breakfast served with a view of the Cardiff Castle was [...]

By |2019-12-10T12:32:50+00:00November 6th, 2019|Family Adventures, United Kingdom, Wales|0 Comments

10 Things To Do in London With Kids

There is no shortage of things to do in London with kids, a city vibrant with indoor and outdoor activities and places to explore that will entertain all ages! The biggest challenge you'll probably find is not having enough time to see all the attractions and wanting to book your next trip back to [...]

By |2019-12-10T12:47:03+00:00November 6th, 2019|England, United Kingdom|0 Comments

Understanding What Insurance Will and Won’t Cover

Understanding What Insurance Will and Won't Cover The insurance industry is a multi-billion-dollar enterprise that includes huge sub-sectors like health, homeowner’s, business, life, and many more. The question most consumers ask is "What does my policy cover?" It's important for consumers to know exactly what their various insurance policies cover and don't cover. The only [...]

By |2019-11-20T12:33:37+00:00October 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Plan the Perfect Outdoor Adventure with your Children

With the ongoing rise of portable technology and social media, many parents worry that their children are spending more time basking in the rays of their screens than good old-fashioned daylight. But don’t give up! To tempt them back into the great outdoors, we’ve assembled a simple list of tricks and tactics: Involve Them in [...]

By |2019-10-03T09:26:48+00:00October 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top 10 Things to Do on Kangaroo Island

Our family’s time on Kangaroo Island has been nothing short of spectacular. With incredible people, animals, nature and adventure, there really is something here for everyone. Learn more about our ferry adventure to Kangaroo Island here. While we couldn’t do it all, we definitely did quite a few things throughout our visit. And for anyone [...]

By |2019-10-18T11:11:44+00:00September 6th, 2019|Australia, Family Adventures|0 Comments