my 2015 in travel

December 31st, 2015 / by / in: food / 2 Responses

I know I’m super behind in updating this blog but I figured I’d post some travel highlights from the past year. I travelled to Europe and Asia, flew on some of my favourite airlines, and got in on some excellent mistake fares. Here’s hoping that 2016 is just as fun! […]

asia adventure: random hong kong

August 3rd, 2015 / by / in: travel / No responses

  Wahh, this trip was awhile ago now and I have since been to Asia several more times, but oh well! Better late than never, right? …Right? Yeah, okay. This is just some random Hong Kong stuff. In case you don’t remember, back in December I did Hong Kong – […]

on the UP!

August 3rd, 2015 / by / in: travel / 2 Responses

I went in expecting to hate the UP Express. I ended up… well, not hating it. The UP Express is the Union-Pearson Express, Toronto’s new train from downtown to Pearson Airport. Until now, your only options to get to/from the airport were cab, Uber, or TTC. There used to be […]

asia adventure: tokyo again

May 1st, 2015 / by / in: travel / 2 Responses

I know I just came BACK from Tokyo, but this is about visiting Tokyo on my previous Asia trip. (Yeah, yeah, I’m slow to update this, I know. Or maybe I just go to Tokyo too often?) Anyway, we had two nights in Tokyo on this trip, but I actually […]

asia adventure: TSA-HND

March 16th, 2015 / by / in: travel / 1 Response

After the hospital visit in Taipei and some calls to make sure Mike wasn’t totally voiding his insurance by flying while sick, we were off to my favourite place in the world, Tokyo! Flying on my favourite airline (ANA), no less. I liked that we got to fly into the […]


March 14th, 2015 / by / in: frequent flyer stuff / 1 Response

A¬†lot of people don’t declare food when they’re coming home or travelling to other countries. Don’t lie — I know you do this! Maybe you forgot about that doughnut you bought at the airport, or you want to bring home some fun foreign snacks for your friends. Both of these […]