Family Travel & Overlanding

Finding The World Beyond Our Comfort Zone

We’re a Canadian Family of 4 on a quest to push ourselves out of our comfort zone and explore the lesser-known corners of the globe. Our favourite question about our destination choices is “why?“, to which we always answer “why not!?“.

We used to live a traditional life, getting away as much as possible…from a weekend in the mountains to a family gap year around the world. Now, we spend part of the year at home, and part of the year travelling, usually in our self-converted Land Rover Defender, Gimli.  

Let us show you that anything is possible…even with kids!

Gimli The Defender

Our Overland Adventure Vehicle

(Read all about our self-conversion project and our adventures in Gimli!)


An Epic Newfoundland Road Trip

If you’re looking for the ideal road trip Newfoundland is a great place to consider. Newfoundland is wild, windswept and perched on the edge of the Atlantic. It’s part of Canada but a world unto itself. The best way to see this vast and beautiful province is on a...

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Extraordinary Things To Do In Jasper National Park

"The mountains are calling and I must go..." - John Muir Whenever I think of Jasper, this quote comes to mind. Jasper is my happy place. Just driving west of Hinton into the park makes my soul sing. Sure, Banff is beautiful, but Jasper is something truly special....

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