Barb and Baden’s Newfoundland Adventure – Part 2

The Locals Before we even came to Newfoundland we had heard from numerous sources that the locals were extremely friendly and loved to talk to strangers. We weren’t sure how much of this was true and how much was urban … Read More

Barb and Baden’s Newfoundland Adventure – Part 1

It was 10 years ago when we were last in Halifax. At that time we had landed here to start a multi-week driving trip through four provinces before returning home. That trip still stands out in our memories as some … Read More

Barb and Baden’s India Adventure – Final

Final Destination By Friday morning we once again packed up and the driver that we had hired here in Kochi drove us to our last destination of Munnar, about 130 kilometres away. I felt kind of sad to leave our … Read More

Barb and Baden’s India Adventure – Part 5

As I was writing the final chapter of our India Adventure, I started to feel that it was getting quite long so I broke it up into two sections, this being the first.   The Park It was really cold. … Read More

Barb and Baden’s India Adventure – Part 4

The Food Let me start out by saying that Barb and I love Indian food. When we were planning the trip we expected that we were going to experience a far greater variety of dishes from various regions of India … Read More

Barb and Baden’s India Adventure – Part 3

Catching Up Although I last posted Part 2 of our India Adventure yesterday, so much has happened in the past day that I want to write about. I’m writing most of this section at about 6 AM on Monday morning. … Read More

Barb and Baden’s India Adventure – Part 2

Late Night When Barb and I were planning this trip we realized that getting to India from Vancouver was going to be a gruelling couple of days of travel. Sidebar: we’ve heard rumours that there is now a direct Vancouver … Read More