• destinations,  new mexico,  santa fe,  Travel

    A Dog-Friendly Trip to Santa Fe

    Hi! It’s me, Carson! I wanted to tell you about a trip that my mommy took me on last month to one of our favorite cities – Santa Fe, New Mexico. My mommy likes Santa Fe for its arts, culture and food. I like it because everyone there loves doggies! For our stay, Mommy booked a one bedroom casita at this cute bed and breakfast a few blocks away from Santa Fe Plaza. The bed and breakfast is called Las Palomas, and it, of course, is very pet friendly.  The grounds were so quaint and very quiet. There was also lots of interesting artwork around the property and pretty ristras hanging…

  • canada,  destinations,  Travel,  vancouver

    Vancouver Trip Highlights

    Our Labor Day Weekend trip to British Columbia was rounded out with two full days in Vancouver. If you missed my previous post, I wrote about our fun day trip to Victoria and Butchart Gardens. This was my second trip to Vancouver. My first having taken place over 8 years ago. Since it was so long ago, I did not mind at all visiting some spots that I had been to before. Here are my favorites from our short trip to Vancouver! Granville Island One of my favorite things to do in other cities is visit their public markets. I love Reading Terminal Market in Philly, Grand Central Market in…

  • canada,  destinations,  Travel,  victoria

    Day Trip from Vancouver to Victoria and Butchart Gardens with Landsea Tours

    If you follow me on Instagram or Twitter, you know that I was traveling in British Columbia, Canada over Labor Day weekend. Did you know Canada also celebrates Labor Day over the same long weekend? I did not! On our first full day in BC, we took a day trip with Landsea Tours to Victoria and Butchart Gardens from Vancouver. Now, I am not a huge fan of bus tours, but when you are short on time and transportation and logistics are complicated, I feel that turning to a guided bus tour is the way to go. Getting to Victoria from Vancouver is quite a trek and since we did not…