Rhapsody Barrel Bar…The Place To Be!

Kitchener, Canada If you are ever in Kitchener you should try to drop in to my cousin Tammy’s new place downtown. The Rhapsody Barrel Bar is where you’ll find fantastic food, great live music, awesome decor and a perfect funky vibe. If shopping is your love pop next door at her trendy shop Gypsy Lee for all things you must…

Day Trip To Exuma Cayes

Nassau, Bahamas About 40 miles south east of Nassau lies the Exuma Cayes. Made up of over 360 islands and cayes that run for approximately 120 miles from north to south. Mostly uninhabited and we are off on a day trip to the private Island 0f Saddleback Caye with Island World Adventures. The Exumas’ crystal clear waters are…

Tulum…An Unexpected Surprise!

Tulum, Mexico I suddenly find myself in Tulum 7 mths after starting out on my journey from Cancun through Central America and now making my way back to fly home for my niece’s wedding in Nova Scotia. 7 Countries, 37 cities and towns, 44 different beds slept in and not one bed bug to be found,…

The Split – Party Central

Caye Caulker, Belize If you’re on this tiny Belizean Caye and looking for a good spot to hang out on a Saturday afternoon?  I suggest The Split and you won’t be alone. Pretty much everyone on the island will likely be there sometime that afternoon. It is the spot and I’m staying at a cute…

Spear Fishing For Lobster!

Placencia, Belize Growing up in small town Nova Scotia we “Bluenosers” know the succulence of these ocean bottom dwellers! So when a day of spearing fishing these sweet crustaceans amongst the coral reefs of the Caribbean presented itself I was ready! We planned a day with Caye Quest Private Tours of Placencia. The day long trip included everything…

Super Bowl XLVII In The Sunny South

Caye Caulker, Belize It is quite the feeling waking up knowing that you’re going to watch Super Bowl 47 at a sports bar on the beach and it’s going to be 85 degrees. Couldn’t be further away from the frigid Canadian north than Caye Caulker, Belize. Game day on this great little island at Barrier Reef Sports Bar…

Playa del Carmen Time

Playa del Carmen, Mexico Well it’s been over 24 hrs now and so far so good. Arrived on time without incident in Cancun. The flight through Atlanta was uneventful and made my connection in plenty of time. The magnitude of people arriving in Mexico is staggering as there must have been over 2000 people arriving…