I've Been Bit! A Travel Blog :: Southwestern Ontario Beaches

When I hear summer, I immediately think beach time. Nothing beats sand between your toes and catching some rays on a brilliantly sunny day in July or August! Ontario has some amazing beaches, many of which are only a 2-hour drive from the GTA. With so many to choose from, it can be tough to […]

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You may have seen the odd tweet mentioning a surprise vacation in my Twitter Feed these past few months. I have been keeping our latest adventure a secret – I booked a trip without my partner knowing as a treat for his 30th birthday! EEEK! Can’t believe I just booked a surprise all-inclusive for my partner’s […]

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Sticking with the theme of this crazy heat wave in Southern Ontario, I decided to share some more photos from Robin and I’s retreat at Dos Palmas just off the coast of the beautiful island of Palawan, Philippines. I talked about our stay back in June, but the island was just so beautiful I had […]

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Last week Robin and I spent some time wandering around Hamburg. Three years ago when I was in the city, I played tourist and did a walking tour to see the main sights. I would highly suggest doing it with Sandeman’s New Europe as it was super awesome and you learn lots about the city, […]

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A couple days of rest and some laundry later, we were on our way to our next island destination – Boracay! About 300km south of Manila, Boracay is famous for its beautiful white sand beaches and it’s ever popular nightlife. We arrived shortly before noon in Kalibo, an airport about 2 hours away from Boracay. There’s […]

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Subic, or more specifically Olongapo City, is where we opted to rest our heads for a few days before returning to Manila after Mt Pinatubo. There is an American naval base located close by, which was a driving force in the growth of the city. During World War II it was destroyed twice, leading it to […]