America: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

America: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

by Sydney Binnington September 28, 2016

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The Balkans: Montenegro Part 3 (Sveti Stefan & Kotor)

The Balkans: Montenegro Part 3 (Sveti Stefan & Kotor)

by Sydney Binnington September 20, 2016

Our final stops in Montenegro: Two beautiful ocean side destinations. Sveti Stefan with it's 1970s glamour vibes, and Kotor with it's 1570s glamour vibes. Both are a must see!

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The Balkans: Montenegro Part 2 (Budva)

The Balkans: Montenegro Part 2 (Budva)

by Sydney Binnington September 13, 2016

Wow. Probably one of our favourite nights in Montenegro. Went out for a nightcap, came home with 4 slices of pizza and a 160 year old lemon.

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The Balkans: Montenegro Part 1 (Perast)

The Balkans: Montenegro Part 1 (Perast)

by Sydney Binnington September 06, 2016

What a beautifully underestimated country. I say 'underestimated' solely on my personal lack of knowledge prior to showing up at its border, and stalling our rental car at the customs booth.

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The Balkans: Renting a Car in Europe, an FYI

The Balkans: Renting a Car in Europe, an FYI

by Sydney Binnington August 24, 2016

 

I couldn’t believe how difficult it was to get answers regarding car rentals, border crossing, and cross-country car drop offs while we were in the research phase of our trip. We had to figure it out first hand over there and here is the low down for these inquiries as of July 2016...

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The Balkans: Dubrovnik

The Balkans: Dubrovnik

by Sydney Binnington August 14, 2016

The Balkans Part THRICE: Dubrovnik

After catching up nuff ZZZs on the 8am bus from Split, we were finally in Dubrovnik – a beautiful, medieval castle town, perched right on the water. Besides getting that hawt instagram with the fortress, Dubrovnik was also our conveniently located launching pad into Montenegro and Bosnia. It’s a must-see site on it’s own accord, however (in case you hadn’t heard).

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The Balkans: Ljubljana-Zagreb-Split

The Balkans: Ljubljana-Zagreb-Split

by Sydney Binnington July 20, 2016 3 Comments

Part Two: Canaliens On A Train

After a lovely day in Bled, and then a quick stop at a Ljubljana McDonalds (strictly to add another notch to my personal masterpiece; my own Burgers of the World Collage est. release date 2030*), we boarded our extremely timely train. You know where that punctuality is from, kids? Well it's just Slovenia's Austro-German influence shining through, of course! Or maybe I'm just really used to things not being on time.

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The Balkans: Bled, Slovenia

The Balkans: Bled, Slovenia

by Sydney Binnington July 12, 2016 1 Comment

After just over a week in London, UK -which will be my final post from this trip- it was time to head off on our mini Balkan Tour

FIRST STOP: Bled, Slovenia

Located between Austria, Italy and Croatia, Slovenia is where the Germanic, Mediterranean and Slavic worlds come together, and it is probably the most underrated place I've been to yet. Lush gardens, rolling fields, medieval towns, the Julian Alps, fresh air, fresher food.

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How to Live in Flip Flops

How to Live in Flip Flops

by Devlin Kenny April 20, 2016

I went to Grand Cayman earlier this year with B. to meet his parents and fell head over heels in love with the flip flop life. Blue skies, warm skin, salty air, sand in your toes. It doesn’t get much better than that, especially in February!

 

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Where's Waldo? And How Did He Get Tickets to Burning Man?!

Where's Waldo? And How Did He Get Tickets to Burning Man?!

by Blake Cronyn March 23, 2016

Have you found him yet? He's right there... Right in the...  Okay, confession, he's not actually in the picture. He didn't read this article on "How To Buy Burning Man Tickets," so he missed on an experience of a life time! It's too bad because all he had to do was close his eyes, tap the heels of his desert boots together three times and think to himself "The Playa Provides!"

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Forget 3 Strikes and You're Out. 3 Hits and You're Out. My Adventures at Burning Man.

Forget 3 Strikes and You're Out. 3 Hits and You're Out. My Adventures at Burning Man.

by Blake Cronyn March 16, 2016

Registration for Burning Man tickets starts Today!!! ...and goes until Friday.


Wednesday, March 16, 2016 – 3PM OUR TIME (12pm (noon) PDT)
Friday, March 18, 2016 – 3PM OUR TIME (12pm (noon) PDT)

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BREAKING: Canalien Kids Defy Science

BREAKING: Canalien Kids Defy Science

by Sydney Binnington February 18, 2016

Long Distance is hard. Like most other couples amidst young love today, finding out that my main man, my other half, Koy would be moving to a different country was like the Earth had spun off its axis. Here's a video he made for me when he left of the last summer we spent together in 2013. The modern day love letter for current nomads like us living the Canalien Life.

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