Articles written by: Steve Andrews

Trip Report: Biking the Icefields Parkway in Banff and Jasper National Parks

Trip Report: Biking the Icefields Parkway in Banff and Jasper National Parks

There are few road biking routes in the world where you are happy to be slogging hard up a steep grade. It takes a long time, is hard on the body, and tests your will to continue on.

Trip Report: Exploring Milford Sound at Sea Level

Trip Report: Exploring Milford Sound at Sea Level

It sits on the far corner of New Zealand’s south island, where the fridgid Tasman sea juts prominently into a jagged coastline for almost 9 miles.  The peaks around Milford Sound rise thousands of feet above sea level, creating an illusion of an intimate, compact area.  

Top Travel Apps For Your Smartphone

Top Travel Apps For Your Smartphone

Travelling around with a smartphone can sometimes seem a bit silly, especially when you are going to the bathroom in a hole in the ground.  But the reality is that there are many apps out there that make your travels significantly easier and worry free.

Must-Do Activities on Australia’s East Coast

Must-Do Activities on Australia’s East Coast

For many, the east coast of Australia is a travel route that is at the beginning of the travel checklist.  The first-world status, hot weather, and english-speaking locals make for a good introduction to travelling around for the young and young-at-heart.