Jami

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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!

Taking Flight To East Asia at FlyOver Canada Taiwan

So where is Taiwan Mom? My son asked as we stood in line at the FlyOver Canada Taiwan new Soar Over experience… Seeking out cultural experiences and exploring new lands is something that we often talk about, however, our daily lives, busy schedules, and never-ending to-do list often capitalize our good intentions and opportunities [...]

Say Yes to New Adventures When It Is Much Easier to Say No

The e-mail showed up at the very end of May. Our family had an opportunity, three weeks later, to go to Tofino for two days and try surfing. It was the kind of all-expenses-paid-everything-planned-out-for-you invitation we could not refuse—but we almost did. Why? Well June is a busy month to take the kids out [...]

By |2020-01-22T11:50:27+00:00December 13th, 2019|Eastern Canada, Family Adventures, Western Canada|0 Comments

Love Letter to my Family: Dear Team Savage,

Love Letter to my Family .... Dear Team Savage, 2019 was quite a year. Banff. Nunavut. Tofino. Sault St Marie. A month in Australia. England. Wales. Kansas. Let’s just take a moment to soak in what that meant for us, for me: an adventure filled life, living a dream bigger than we ever could [...]

Big Pit National Coal Museum – Wales, United Kingdom

Digging Deep into My Family History at Big Pit National Coal Museum 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 [...]

By |2020-01-22T11:59:58+00:00December 10th, 2019|Family Adventures, Family Travel, United Kingdom, Wales, 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, & Luxury at the Roch Castle Hotel Pembrokeshire

Roch Castle Hotel Pembrokeshire 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 [...]

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 [...]

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

How To Have The Perfect Family Christmas

Create and Protect your own Family Traditions Family traditions are an important part of our culture and it’s in those traditions that we often share many special memories, and Christmas is one of those times. However if your family has traditions, such as obligations that stress you out or that you don’t truly enjoy, [...]

By |2019-12-17T07:37:39+00:00November 13th, 2019|Adventures In Motherhood, Family Adventures, Western Canada|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