• Our Excellent Sri Lankan Adventure – Final

    The Food Anywhere that we’ve travelled in there world, the food is often one of the main differentiators that gives you a real sense of the local culture. While it’s possible to get hamburgers and pizza pretty much anywhere, we always want to try to the local cuisine. In Sri…

  • Our Excellent Sri Lankan Adventure – Part 1

    15 Years of Adventure A few months ago I realized that 2019 celebrates the 15th year that I’ve been writing to my ExcellentAdventure.ca travel blog. My first reference to Excellent Adventure was during out trip to New Zealand and the Cook Islands in 1999, several years before I even thought…

  • My Excellent Iceland Adventure – Final

    Final Posting I was debating if I was going to post a 4th chapter of my Iceland blog before the final but in the end I decided to wrap everything up in this final installment. I’ve done quite a bit in the past few days, writing little by little when…

  • My Excellent Iceland Adventure – Part 2

    End of the City I spent most of the day walking around Reykjavik in the sunshine. It being Sunday, most of the stores were closed but by the time that they’re all open tomorrow I’ll be heading out of town and won’t be returning again to Reykjavik on this trip.…

  • My Excellent Iceland Adventure – Part 1

    Solo Trip About 5 months ago a large map of Iceland went up on the wall of our 2nd bedroom. Over the subsequent months, more and more notes were added to the map as I researched and developed the itinerary for the trip to Iceland where I’m travelling to today.…