Category: The Journey

Keirs Travels: Week 54 update. Shit I lost a hard drive.

Or, how I keep shooting myself in the foot. Another post with out photos. But this time there is a good reason. Last night I arrived in Germany. The plan is to spend two weeks here before heading off to Granada, Spain. I was going to write this post last night. However, as I was setting up my computer I...

Amsterdam is strange

Keirs Travel: Week 53 Update

I’m already about 6 beers in so I hope this makes sense. It seems appropriate that I only really start doing weekly updates after I have been traveling for an entire year already. Well, i’m trying a lot of things I never tried before so why not. So i’m in Amsterdam. I haven’t gone into any of the “coffee shops”....

Flags of the countries I will visit in Dec

December Travel Plans

The end of the year is creeping up and December is quickly moving along. It’s time to declare plans for travel and to set myself some goals. Traveling for as long as I have I found not having goals quickly leads to a feeling of ambivalence and lethargy. While doing nothing has its appeal it soon starts grinding on the soul....

Scotland

My Roadtrip and Ten Days in Scotland

Ten Days in Scotland I’m just completing the end of my ten days in Scotland. My original plan was to only spend a week there. After my first 5 days in Edinburgh I was tempted, and gave in to the temptation, to go further north. I really didn’t want to take a train or bus as that would limit me to staying at...

cuba, Cuba Classic Cars

How to Travel to Cuba for Canadians

Travel to Cuba Yes Cuba is as amazing as you have imagined! Inexpensive yet delicious meals. Hardly any traffic, warm weather, warm water, warm and friendly people. Bottles of rum for $3.60 USD. No Mcdonald’s, or any other fast food you have ever heard of. Live music, lots of dancing, and a super lively night life. All this in Havana which...

Photo of #RoadtripNick making new friends

#RoadtripNick has stopped being so shy

#RoadtripNick has stopped being so shy I have no explanation why #RoadtripNick has been so absent in the last few months. I think he’s just been going through a bit of a reclusive period. Lately he’s been hopping out of my backpack to welcome many new friends. Its interesting how thing happen in cycles like that.  In this cover photo...