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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 live a traditional life, but get away as much as possible…from a weekend in the mountains to a family gap year around the world, and everything in between. Let us show you that anything is possible…even with kids!


Visiting Iwokrama River Lodge Guyana

Guyana is a seldom-visited country along the North-East coast of South America (no, it's not in Africa!). An astonishing 80% of the country is covered in primary forest (compare that to 3.5% in Costa Rica, just to put it into perspective!) that's incredibly similar to...

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The Ultimate Guide To Visiting Ostrog Monastery

Ostrog Monastery is a beautiful monastery built into the mountainside way up near the top of the mountain. It reminded me a bit of Tiger’s Next Monastery (Bhutan), but on a smaller scale and without the 4 hour hike to get there. It’s an incredible engineering feat,...

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