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Cruising down the California coast’s Cabrillo highway from San Francisco with Calvin & Hobbes and no agenda can only mean one thing: adventure!  There is little doubt that memories of this five-night escape make it, perhaps, one of Christa's and my most memorable road trips ever.  Since then we’ve threatened to replicate the event –

If you’ve ever had opportunity to fly through a major international airport hub, like Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson, Beijing Capital, Dubai, Los Angeles or London’s Heathrow, you’d have an understanding of the potential mayhem that exists in the skies above those cities.  Air Traffic Controllers must have wits about them that few humans could muster up in

Spontaneous Spring 2019 Road Trip Day #2 Following our annual indulgent spa pamper in Canmore the previous day, we settled in and enjoyed a comfortable enough sleep in our cozy and somewhat smaller-than-usual bed in our penthouse perch at Radium Chalet.  Read about our Day #1 experience here.  We managed to mobilize ourselves in time to

Spontaneous Spring 2019 Road Trip Day #1 We do love a good road trip.  It’s synonymous with who we are as a couple.  We got engaged during our first road trip from Calgary to Vancouver in 2011.  Thankfully, Christa said, “yes”.  Otherwise the 13-hour trip back to Calgary would have been interminable!  Ever since, we’ve made a point of road tripping

A public market.  An active learning park.  A petting zoo.  A working farm.  A top-notch restaurant.  An aquaponics facility.  Country-side bliss.  Live events.  Any one of these activities would be a family-fun destination in itself.  But combined in a single location?  That’s awesome!  That’s Granary Road! The sprawling grounds of Granary Road Public Market Located 5km off