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A Drive to the End of the World – On the Mackenzie River Ice Road to Tuk

White road. White horizon. White sky. A drive on the ice road of the frozen Mackenzie River from Inuvik to Tuk in Arctic Canada. Our week in Inuvik primarily focused on mushing our own dog sled team but part of… Continue Reading →

A Glimpse into Traditional Fishing Villages in Halong Bay – Photo Essay

Famous for its unique landscape, Halong Bay is also home to roughly 1,400 people spread among 400 families. We were eager to discover these traditional villages, to get a chance to get a sense of the Vietnamese way of life… Continue Reading →

An easy walk through time in charming La Paz’s historic downtown – photo essay

La Paz historical area can be easily walked around, with very manageable hills. Walking through the downtown area can be as quick as one day, to full two days if visiting some of the museums. Walking Through La Paz History… Continue Reading →

Lake Tahoe Snowboarding – Diamond Peak Ski Resort

Thank you El Niño for finally sending good snow to the Sierra Nevada! The mountains are finally wearing their white mantel and the fresh powder is heaven for cool snowboarding! We headed to Diamond Peak on that Saturday morning, excited… Continue Reading →

Awesome Arctic Winter Adventures with Arctic Chalet

Many destinations and outfitters provide winter adventures, snow tours and activities, and it took me a good amount of research before we chose Arctic Chalet in Inuvik, Northwestern Territories, Canada. We were looking for a winter destination that would offer dog… Continue Reading →

Baja California Winter Fun: Kiteboarding La Ventana

Mention Baja California to any kiteboarder and windsurfer in the US and their eyes will lit up right away. Kiteboarding La Paz is indeed a top winter activity with constant winds and warm water. Not Caribbean hot, but enough for… Continue Reading →

A Day in the Arctic: Reindeer Migration & Snowmobiling on the Mackenzie River

When we read about a reindeer migration in Arctic Canada, we knew we had to go to Inuvik. And we would follow them with the snowmobiles. The beginning of another Arctic adventure! How the Reindeer Came to Inuvik Back in… Continue Reading →

Kayaking Through Fishing Villages and Caves in Halong Bay

When we looked at Halong Bay cruises, I checked checking the different activities available and kayaking was a popular one. As occasional kayakers, this would be a great opportunity to be active and discover the bay. Many of the tours… Continue Reading →

Northern Arctic Canada Traditions at the Inuvik Muskrat Jamboree

Part of the reasons we traveled to Inuvik end of March was to attend the Muskrat Jamboree. Communities from around Inuvik and the wider Beaufort Delta area gathered to participate to the yearly event which lasted four days and featured… Continue Reading →

A Winter Adventure in the Arctic: Tundra Camping & Dog Sledding

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Dog sledding and winter tundra camping in the Arctic Circle? Count us in! Part of our weeklong Arctic experience with Arctic Chalet was to spend the night in a camp at Jimmy Lake located 50 km (31 miles) north of… Continue Reading →

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