Rocky Mountaineer Gold Leaf Train Travel

It’s the first day of Fall. The leaves in Western Canada are changing from green to yellow with hints of gold and pumpkin orange dotting the fertile Fraser Valley. I’m on board the Rocky Mountaineer, traveling in style with their Golf Leaf Service from Vancouver to Kamloops, British Columbia, eventually arriving in Banff, Alberta, Canada. […]

October 16th, 2015|Alberta, British Columbia, Canada|

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver in Downtown

Vancouver, British Columbia reminds me a lot of my hometown of San Francisco in many ways. However, the difference I’m noticing this October is in the weather; we get fog and Vancouver gets rain. Today I’m coming to you from Fairmont Hotel Vancouver. Located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, this is the third and […]

October 9th, 2015|British Columbia, Canada, Lodging|

Review: Hotel La Ferme

It’s called “The Farm” but this upscale four star hotel, tucked in the charming village of Baie-Saint-Paul, is anything but rustic. With clean, straight lines and five ultra modern pavilions situated within the hotel grounds, Hotel La Ferme is a time traveler’s delight while still rooted in old world charm.

You won’t find farm animals […]

January 2nd, 2015|Canada, Lodging, Quebec, Spa|