North America summary

We are now over five months into our trip (can’t believe it’s gone so quickly) and have just left the USA for French Polynesia. So after a total of nearly eleven weeks in the USA (58 days) and Canada (17 days), here is a summary of our time in this vast and varied continent: Destination highlights…

A tale of three cities: Vancouver, Seattle and Portland

Being city slickers at heart, we were ready for the bright lights after our drive through the Canadian Rockies. Over the next two weeks we explored three of the top North American cities to get our fix. Here are some of our favourite snaps:. Vancouver: a bustling, ethnically diverse city surrounded by stunning water and mountains. Seattle: a quirky city;…

A stunning road trip through the Canadian Rockies

“Welcome to the best country in the world.” “The time is…who cares, you’re home now!” This was the hyperbolic announcement of the air steward as we touched down in Calgary from Mexico. It was a lot to live up to. Luckily, after having spent ten days driving the Rockies, we might be close to agreeing… Anyway, back…