• Solo Female Travel,  Travel

    Top 9 Best Destinations for a Solo Traveler in 2016

    The solo traveler looks for liberation. They love to set out into the great big world, passport and plane ticket in one hand, dusty luggage in another, an exciting itinerary awaiting and only themselves to experience it with. For some, that may seem lonely, but for others, like myself, I love a little (or major) solo adventure every now and then. Unfortunately, there are some places that are not exactly solo-travel friendly, and some that are perfect for it. Have a little solo vacation time on the books? Check out these solo-friendly travel destinations! United Kingdom If you’ve never been overseas, and you just want to get your traveling toes wet, the UK…

  • British Columbia,  Canada,  Travel

    Feeling the Pride in Vancouver’s West End

    We may be a few months out from Vancouver’s much anticipated Pride Weekend, but a quick stroll around my neighbourhood aptly demonstrates that Pride isn’t merely an event that occurs over a weekend in June, it’s a state of mind. Here, love and sexuality transcends economic status, ethnic background, and religion. In a country that boasts tolerance, Vancouver’s West End embraces acceptance. It isn’t merely good enough to allow the existence of another, especially when the message of those being tolerated is to love ones self, and celebrate and support the rights of others. “We join with the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence around the world through our universal vows to promulgate universal joy, expiate stigmatic…