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Snorkeling in Ražanac

A brief glimpse of some of the marine fauna and stunning snorkeling opportunities on Croatia's Dalmatian coast.

A Macro of a Pouty Fish in the Zeeland Saltwater Lake
Netherlands: Shore Diving in the Province of Zeeland

The world knows the Netherlands for their windmills and clogs, but what is not as well known is the great shore diving in the southern province of Zeeland.

Zombies In The Water of Fredericton
Scuba Preparation for a Zombie Apocalypse

Getting ready for Halloween, scuba diver style, with the PADI Zombie Apocalypse Diver Specialty Course. It's a scuba course that is simply to die for.

Colourful Fish in Croatian Waters
Croatia: Diving in Zadar

The beauty of Croatia’s Dalmatian coast is one thing to drive, another to scuba dive. Suit up and plunge into this country's ocean of adventure.

A Massive School of Barracuda in Italy
Italy: Punta Campanella Scuba Diving

Italy is the cultural hub for art, history, dining and scuba diving. Dive the Amalfi coast and see some of the best kept secrets of the Tyrrhenian Sea.

Nadine Swimming Along The Bottom
So You Wanna be a Scuba Diver?

Thinking about sprouting gills and making the plunge into the underwater world? Find out if your cut out to become an Open Water scuba diver.

The Blue Cylinder Tank of the Italian Y-40 Pool
Italy: Scuba Diving the World’s Deepest Pool

When in Italy make sure to stop at the world's deepest pool, Y-40 the Deep Joy and try your hand at scuba or freediving for a bucket list experience.

Funky Anemone on the Reef in Slovenia
Slovenia: Diving in an Underwater Playground

Submerge yourself into an underwater playground of fun as you explore some of the best shore dives Slovenia has to offer.

The Tail of a Croatian Fish in the Distance
Croatia: Diving Dubrovnik Like a Boss

Vibrant and full of outdoor adventures, Croatia, is a dream to scuba dive. Explore the underwater mystery of the Adriatic Sea in and around Dubrovnik.

A Scorpionfish In The Sponges And Rocks Of Montenegro
Montenegro: Eat, Sleep, Dive, Repeat

Scuba diving in Budva, Montenegro is the perfect place to suit up and dip your toes into a hidden Mediterranean world.

The Cliffs And Water Of The Island Of Zakynthos
Zakynthos To Do’s for the Non-Diver

Use this list during your vacation to take yourself to the top 5 most important sites on Zakynthos island!

Triton Snail in Greece
Greece: Mission Diving from Zakynthos

Want to step into to cold and clear Mediterranean sea? The Greek island of Zakynthos is the perfect place to take the plunge and spot some rare animals.

Crate With Diver
Greece: My Sister’s First Discover Scuba Diving

Join us for an underwater adventure as we take my sister on her first ever Discover Scuba Diving.

The Rear Of A Sailboat Anchored Near The White Beach
Sailing on Santorini

Take to the water and sail around Santorini, one of Greece's most beautiful volcanic islands.

Blue Dome Of A Church On Santorini
Hopping Over to Santorini Island

Combine the natural beauty of Santorini with some rich history and stunning sights for the ultimate Greek vacation.

Looking Across at the Stadium
A Day at an Olympic Stadium

While traveling Greece, don't miss out on Athen's Panathenaic Stadium, a world renown sports complex that hosted the first modern day Olympic games.

Temple on the Cliff
Making Friends with Poseidon

The tip of Cape Sounion, Greece was the picture perfect spot for our half day adventure and swim with Poseidon, the mighty god of the sea.

Scuba Diver Heading Out From Under The Museum
Macedonia: Diving the Bay of Bones

Let history and archaeology collide as you plunge into Lake Ohrids Bay of Bones and scuba dive beneath a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Looking Over Zurich From A Tower
A Glimpse of Switzerland

On your Swiss Alps vacation make sure to plan a stop in Bern, Zürich and Geneva, the three biggest cities of this country.

5 Interesting Facts About Switzerland

A few interesting facts about the country of Switzerland that I found out during our visit.

The Sun Behind The French Alps
Snowboarding the French Alps

Looking for some fun in the snow? Flaine, France is the perfect place to hit the slopes on your winter vacation.

Some Beer On The Wall Of The Brewery In The Netherlands
Amsterdam’s Windmill Brewery

Combine beer tasting with urban beauty on your Netherlands vacation. Stop for a drink or stay for a tour at Amsterdam's only windmill brewery.

Restaurant Table Setting In The Netherlands
Dining around Holland

If you are a food lover take a pit stop at some of these tasteful restaurants around the Netherlands.

Cheese Shop In Gouda And Samples
From Gouda with Love

What better way to indulge in a little dairy goodness than in the Netherlands historic city of Gouda!

Pink Sky And Kinderdijk Windmills
A Horizon of Windmills

Explore the windmills filled horizon of the Kinderdijk while learning all about Dutch history in just one day.

Joey's Big Splash
Northern Ontario Polar Dipping

What better way to welcome the New Year than with a plunge into the cold lake waters of northern Ontario.

Fingerprint
Escape the Diefenbunker

Kick your gaming up a notch by visiting the Diefenbunker, the world's largest escape room in Carp, Ontario.

International Drivers License Side
Getting an International Driver’s Permit

Thinking about driving around a foreign country? Getting an international drivers license may be something worth considering.

Row of Shots
The Jellyfish Shot

Ever wonder what the perfect drink for a scuba diver is?

View of the Granada Cathedral
The Best of Granada

On vacation in Granada, Nicaragua and wondering what to do? Check out the best 9 things to do around the city.

Coffee Plantation
Hiking the Mombacho Volcano

Step by step we ascended Mombacho's 4,400 feet in the hot sun and hiked the crater trail giving ourselves heat exhaustion in the process.

Leaf Cutter Ants at Work
Our Very Own Ant Farm

While not unique to Nicaragua, ants are a pesky group of insects able to get into everything even our kitchen in Granada.

Side View of Someone Sliding Down
Volcano Boarding in Léon

Recklessly sliding down the Cerro Negro volcano on a piece of plastic is not an activity for the fainthearted.

So ya Wanna be a Surfer?

The wild Pacific waves of San Juan del Sur are a hit with the surfers. Read about our weekend at Nicaragua's most popular surfing destination.

Stormy Pier
How to Survive a Hurricane

Hurricane Otto arrived touched down along the Atlantic coast of Nicaragua late in the season. Find out what happened during this storm and why.

The Red Hot Inside of Masaya
Feeling the Heat in Masaya

The city of Masaya has tours galore looking to show off their active volcano, colourful markets and exquisite pottery.

Crab In Ali's Hand
Nicaragua: Dive into the Laguna Apoyo

Step up your scuba diving game by jumping into the volcanic crater of Nicaragua's Laguna Apoyo.

Ali Going To The Market
Becoming a Nico

Its never easy crossing from one country to another let alone between countries with only one official border crossing.

A View of Secret Beach in Costa Rica
Playa del Coco Snorkeling Spots

Slipping into the Pacific waters off Costa Rica for a snorkel is a relaxing way to spend the day. Here are the best places around Playa del Coco.

The Harbour of Playa del Coco, Costa Rica at Sunset
5 Sunset Stories from Costa Rica

A collection of our most captivating Costa Rican pictures and sunset stories.

A Toucan at the Costa Rica Tour Pool
Miravalles Volcano Tour

The Miravalles Volcano Tour gave us a the best overview of some of Costa Rica's highlighted activities.

Driving Down a Rocky Costa Rican Hill in the Rental Car
Getting Around Costa Rica

Figuring out the best way to get around Costa Rica's with their different means of transportation.

The Azure Rio Celeste Waterfalls
El Río Celeste

Hidden in the jungles of Tenorio National Park, the Río Celeste proves time and time again that it is a favourite waterfall among Costa Rican tourists.

The Looming Natural View of the Arenal Volcano
3 Outdoor Adventures in La Fortuna

La Fortuna is a small city with a big personality. This tourist hot spot has some unique outdoor places that are a must-see.

Funnel Spider
The Rainforest Bugs and Beasts

The cloud forests of Monteverde, Costa Rica are home to some interesting jungle creatures.

A School of Fish in the Ocean
Costa Rica: Diving the Catalina Islands

The sea life was plentiful at the Catalina Island's. It was the perfect spot to introduce Dad to Costa Rica's underwater playground!

Turtle Side Profile
I left my Heart in Ostional

Read about our trip to Ostional and find out about the prime sea turtle nesting beaches in Costa Rica.

A Tornado of Fish Surrounding a Scuba Diver at Bat Islands
Costa Rica: Bat Islands Diving

Bat Islands are a collection of volcanic islands off the coast of Costa Rica with some pretty unique diving.

Costa Rican King Snake on a Branch
Snakes 101

Find out about the different species of poisonous snakes in Costa Rica with the help of this field guide.

Tropical Oasis Palm Tree
Living the Pura Vida

Traveling from Canada to Costa Rica for an extended honeymoon is not without its mishaps.

Joey And Ali Scuba Diving Wedding
A Scuba Diver’s Dream Wedding

If you are a scuba diver looking to get married on your surface interval here are some nifty ocean related idea's to incorporate into your special day.

Ali And Joey With The Ironman Sign
Racing to Become an Ironman

Push your endurance limits by racing the monster of all triathlons, an Ironman.

Smoking Mars Like Landscape in Myvatn
Hiking in Mývatn

Iceland's natural beauty is overwhelming, specifically around Mývatn. Check out the top 5 places to hike in this region.

The Blue Water
Iceland Hot Springs

Take a dip in the Blue Lagoon and the Mývatn Nature Baths, two of Iceland's best geothermal hot springs.

Icelandic Horses
The Iceland Bucket List

Try these 9 adventures and truly feel like you have lived it up on your vacation to Iceland.

Seljalandsfoss Waterfall with Ali
Don’t Go Chasing Waterfalls

Iceland's pristine beauty is world renowned and after having visited 8 different waterfalls around the country we now understand why.

Rainbow Over a Field
Icelandic Trolls

The Fossatún troll gardens is a neat spot to check out and learn about Icelandic fables and superstitions.

The Glacier Lagoon in Southern Iceland
Icebergs

Seeing the beauty of Iceland's world renowned Jökulsárlón Lagoon was a jaw dropping experience. Check out our frigid adventure.

Icelandic Grocery Store
Icelandic Grocery Stores

Find out about the different grocery stores in Iceland and the best way to go about purchasing food.

Black Sand Beach in Iceland
Rescue Rangers

Getting stuck happens! Read about how we rescued a stuck car from Iceland's black sand beaches.

Sulphure Field and Lava Stone
Iceland Going Green

A pioneer to geothermal energy, find out how Iceland is taking big steps towards saving the planet.

Costal Road in Iceland
Our Hippy Mobile

A small and affordable camping caravan, we never thought we'd be exploring Iceland in this throwback 70's mobile.

Silfra Fissure with Ladder
Iceland: Scuba the Silfra

Iceland may be close to the Arctic circle, but that didn't stop us from diving into the clearest water on the planet.

Fishing Boats in Iceland Harbour
The Land of Vikings

Discovering Europe's most isolated country is a lot easier than most people think.

Cuban Streets with a Green Old Fashioned Car
Highlights of Cuba

Follow our vacation highlights for a list of the best things to do while travelling to Cuba.

Some Tropical Cuban Fruit
Mangos and Papayas

Learn all about the good and bad effects Mango and Papaya have on your body.

Crafts and Souvenires
Haggling for Dummies

Discover how to properly and efficiently haggle your way to low prices while shopping in Cuba.

Golden Beach with Palm Tree's and Lanterns
A Cuban Vacation

Visit the action packed Caribbean island of Cuba to have the best all inclusive vacation of your life.

Scuba Diving Mask and Fins at the Waters Edge
Cuba: A Little Tropical Dip

Situated in the heart of the Caribbean, Cuba has some beautiful diving opportunities.

France Map with Tower
Une Randonné a Paris

Check out this list for the top things to see and do while traveling to Paris.

A Wall of Skulls
Les Catacombes

Explore the Catacombs of Paris; one of the creepiest tourist site in France.

Close Up of the Tower
La Tour

Check out the complete guide on what to expect when climbing the Eiffel Tower.

Paris Tower and Flowers
Paris Savoir Faire

Paris is full of people in all different shapes and sizes, discover which ones to avoid while on vacation.

Bruges on the Water
Exploring Bruges

While in Belgium, the city of Bruges is worth a trip both for the view and to sample local delicacies.

Cracker with Dutch Sprinkles
Dutch Treats

Guide your palette through this list of top Dutch treats, that will leave your taste buds wanting more.

Neon Door
The Red Light District

You haven't truly explored Amsterdam until you have been to the Red Light District, a place leaving nothing to the imagination.

Clogs on a Rack
Dutch Clogs

From wooden stump to tourist shops window, learn all about the fabrication of dutch clogs.

Baking Stuff
Oliebollen

Master the art of making oliebollen with our simple step-by-step homemade recipe.

Amsterdam Bike Silhouette
Visiting the Netherlands

From world famous windmills to delicious cheeses, there is no shortage of places to see in Holland all year round.

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