Merida Mexico

Our Complete Guide to Merida with Kids

Updated January 2022 with information about traveling during the COVID pandemic.  Merida is the largest city in the Yucatan and it offers so much both in the city and the surrounding area. It is the best place to learn about and appreciate Maya culture in Mexico, sample Yucatecan foods and soak up the historic centro.  With a population of 1 …

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Our 3 Month British Columbia Roadtrip

After our winter as skibums in BC, we moved onto our trailer for our next adventure in covid summer 2021. After a quick one-week reno of the trailer, in late April we headed to the coast of BC in search of milder weather just as increased covid restrictions rolled out making interprovincial travel challenging. We had mapped out a route …

Squamish Sea to Sky Gondola

Things to Do in Squamish With Kids

Weather you are looking for a local getaway, day trip or planning travels to BC, Squamish offers so much for families. Located along the Sea to Sky highway, just an hour from Vancouver, Squamish sits on Howe Sound with the majestic monolith, “The Chief” rising above the town. While it doesn’t receive as many visitors as its big brother down …

The Best Things to Do in Whistler in Summer with Kids

Whistler is the premier ski resort in Canada and many might discount it as a winter-only destination.  However, Whistler has just as much to offer in the summer with its world-class mountain bike culture, awesome natural environment and quality resort facilities. In this post, we will highlight the Whistler family activities that we enjoyed most. You might notice that quite a …

Our Trailer Reno

We didn’t set out to do a trailer reno, but we found a travel trailer on Kijiji with a layout we loved. It just happened to be 15 years old and with time on our hands due to Covid, we jumped right in. At first we found inspriation on Pinterest and blogs, but then stumbled upon an amazing Facebook group …

Ski Kicking Horse

Our Winter as Ski Bums

As the ski season has come to an end, it is time to reflect on what has turned out to be a pretty great plan. With the pandemic, we were forced to “pivot” our year-long road trip plans into something different. Enter Plan B: spend the winter as ski bums in the Canadian Rockies. We have been based in Golden, …