One reason that we – as in people in general – love to travel is because it gives us a closer look at different cultures and lifestyles, something we simply don’t get through our media. But it’s also important to respect those cultures. Here are some tips on traveling with respect.
Getting the chance to visit a place with hotter weather than where you live is such a fun and exciting experience, as the glorious summer sun can make for the perfect vacation backdrop. Sunshine brings with it a whole host of benefits and unique advantages, most of which you’ll be able to recognize as differences compared to cooler or even cold weather where you live!
In this video, we bike the Stanley Park seawall trail, tour downtown a bit, enjoy tasty vegan food, and then cross the border back into the U.S. This ends our 2018 trip to Alaska. We’d love to hear what you thought of this series! Stanley Park Seawall Bike Trail If you have bikes, the Stanley […]
In this video, we go sightseeing in Vancouver. We check out Granville Island, the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden, public murals and, of course, we eat some vegan food. As always. Burnaby Cariboo RV Park So, Burnaby Cariboo RV Park is a pretty, older RV park. It was clearly designed at a time when […]
As we head further into the Kenai Peninsula, our next stop is the little fishing town of Hope, Alaska. Camping in Hope Pro-top: don’t arrive in Hope, Alaska on the weekend during the fishing season without a campground reservation if you want to stay right in town. They were all full when we arrived on […]
Can you believe we took the RV through this 2 1/2 mile one-way tunnel to Whittier, Alaska? It was crazy and looked like we wouldn’t fit as we approached. Anton Anderson Memorial Tunnel The Anton Anderson Memorial Tunnel to Whittier is the longest highway tunnel in North America. Built initially for rail, cars and trains […]
After we left Girdwood, we stopped at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center as we made our way into the Kenai Peninsula. Mixed Feelings Initially, we were going to wait in the parking lot at the center. It seemed a little zoo-like for us. Especially the hoopla around the animal feedings. But you had to pay […]
If you’d like to learn all about musk ox and see them up close (no touchy though!) a visit to The Musk Ox Farm is in order. A Visit to The Musk Ox Farm We have some mixed feelings about visiting The Musk Ox Farm in Palmer, Alaska. As vegans, we’re not down with using […]
After passing by it on the way to Valdez, hiking Worthington Glacier on the way out was immediately added to our list. In this video, we tackle that and travel Richardson Highway to Glenn Highway on our way towards Anchorage. Hiking Worthington Glacier Hiking Worthington Glacier should be on your todo list if you’re near […]
Have you ever been sightseeing in Valdez, Alaska? We loved it! Velvet green mountains and loads of waterfalls are all around Valdez. There’s also no shortage of wildlife viewing here. Come along as we take in the sights in Valdez. Solomon Gulch Fish Hatchery If you’re sightseeing in Valdez, the Solomon Gulch Fish Hatchery is […]