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Join me as I chase my wanderlust and share the experiences, tips and anything else I may find interesting with you. Whether it be around the world or just the next corner, there is always something new and exciting going on.

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Kissing Ireland’s Blarney Stone

Posted February 18, 2020 by Kidmoses

Visitors from around the world have been kissing Ireland's Blarney Stone for well over 200 years. Legend claims the ritual will bestow the kisser with the gift of eloquence and persuasiveness, or "the gift of gab". Easy. Just bend over backwards and hang upside down. Afterwards, explore the castles hidden passages and mystical gardens like Badger's Cave, Witch's Cave and the Poison Garden.

Under: Travel, UK, Ireland, Blarney

Parc Floral De Paris

Posted September 16, 2019 by Kidmoses

On our last day in Paris, we decided to forego the major attractions and just have a relaxing day. The idea of strolling through a local park away from the beaten path felt right after days of maneuvering through traffic and tourists. We discovered the Parc Floral de Paris was relatively close to our flat, and it had quite good reviews. It is one of four botanical gardens in Paris, and hosts major flower shows annually. The nearest metro station to the park is Chateau-de-Vincennes.

Under: Travel

Palace Of Versailles

Posted September 11, 2019 by Kidmoses

A visit to Paris would not be complete without touring the Palace of Versailles. Few places rival France’s Palace of Versailles for pure, unadulterated opulence. The splendour and grandness of the palace and gardens is unbelievable... The site of the Palace was first occupied by a small village and a church, and the surrounding forests were used for hunting.

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Beautiful British Columbia

Posted June 8, 2019 by Kidmoses

Our summer adventure started in Kelowna in mid-July. We visited there about three weeks before the area was hit hard by forest fires. During our short stay, the temperatures were constantly in the mid-thirties with no rain for weeks. Discovering the essence of each city while on a tight schedule would prove to be a challenge...

Under: Travel

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