Tag: Travel

Dumb Tourist Moment #12 – The Corkscrew in Paris

 

“Do you sell corkscrews?” I asked, while simultaneously pointing at the bottle of wine on the counter and miming the action of opening it. I enthusiastically twisted the non-existent bottle opener and looked expectantly at the girl behind the till.

The curly-haired cashier gave me a strange look and slowly shook her head no. I wasn’t sure if she didn’t understand or if they didn’t sell corkscrews.  Continue reading “Dumb Tourist Moment #12 – The Corkscrew in Paris”

A Beginner’s Guide to: International Travel

 

Do you dream of waking up in a foreign country but don’t know how to get there? Do you peruse Pinterest pages and Instagram feeds of world travelers but don’t know where to start? I was there once too. I didn’t travel internationally until my 20s and really had no clue how to plan a trip outside of Canada. There are a lot of things to think about. In this guide, I’ve broken down the steps to planning a trip into more manageable and less scary pieces.  Continue reading “A Beginner’s Guide to: International Travel”