Archive for the category "travel"

High Line Park New York

November 20th, 2012 @ 3:47pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

What do you do with a historic elevated freight railway that spans over a mile along the West Side of Manhattan? Well you could turn it into a public park, High Line Park to be exact. Owned by the City of New York and maintained by the Friends of the High Line, this elevated public […]

Central Park New York Photowalk

November 18th, 2012 @ 9:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

In Vancouver, Stanley Park is a close to a “Happy Place” as I can find. Forest trails, hidden creeks that come alive after a rain shower, and sweeping views of the North Shore. It’s full of life but it’s peaceful at the same time. So, when I come to New York, I always go for […]

Bellingham Walking Tours with the Good Time Girls: Sin & Gin, Gore & Lore

October 9th, 2012 @ 11:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Bellingham is home to American history, Pacific Northwest pioneer stories, and shops with deals that Vancouverites cannot avoid. If you’re up for more than a slingshot trip across the border, consider spending some time in this historic town and learning about its sordid history from the entertaining and lively Good Time Girls and their variety […]

Ka’anapali Fresh 2012: Festival Roundup

September 8th, 2012 @ 3:14pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

The first annual Ka’anapali Fresh festival took place August 31st to September 2nd as hotels, restaurants, chefs, and farmers from around Maui gathered in the Ka’anapali Beach Resort area for a handful of spectacular culinary celebrations. Being from Vancouver (and John originally from Iowa), we’re well versed in farm-to-fork dining experiences and it was fantastic […]

Maui Sunrise at Haleakala National Park

September 4th, 2012 @ 10:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

I was told a Maui sunrise would be spectacular so I made sure to schedule it in during our trip to Hawaii this week. John and I are staying in the Ka’anapaali Resort area which is on the Western side of Maui, about a two hour drive from Haleakala National Park on the Eastern side […]