Residing on the shores of Lake Ontario with the added bonus of the Niagara Escarpment running right through the city, it’s not hard to find some great views in Hamilton. Whether you’re an early bird looking for an epic sunrise, hoping to catch golden hour after a day of hitting the trails or just want […]

Travel is a privilege and many certainly take it for granted. Yes, even exploring your own backyard can count as travel! While some may believe that money is a requirement, I beg to differ. And this list of free things to do in Hamilton will surely show you otherwise! Keep reading to see some of […]

10+ Incredible Hamilton Art Galleries to Feed Your Inner Artist :: I've Been Bit! Travel Blog

Art probably isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Hamiton but you’d be surprised! Home of the epic Supercrawl festival, the city has an eclectic side that many skim over. If you’re an artist yourself or just an admirer of those who have honed their craft, you’ll want to check […]

Hamilton is known as the city of waterfalls but those aren’t the only epic hikes in the city! Chances are you haven’t heard of the unique caves and crevices that are waiting for you to explore them. If you’re looking for some awesome hiking trails in Hamilton, head to the Eramosa Karst Conservation Area! Some […]

Spring in Ontario: 15+ Things to Do to Embrace the Season :: I've Been Bit! Travel Blog

The snow is gone, the birds are singing and the sun is getting stronger – the trifecta that signifies winter is officially over. While I’m unlike most and mourn the passing of my favourite season, I cannot deny that the arrival of spring signifies that new beginnings are on the horizon. Time to come out […]

Hamilton Hiking Trails: Your Guide to the Best Hikes in Hamilton :: I've Been Bit! Travel Blog

While I only recently moved to the Hamilton area, I’m no stranger to the city’s trails. Many don’t think of Hamilton as a city for those of us who love the outdoors but it has always been a fantastic destination for hiking. Adding to the fact that it’s dubbed the waterfall capital of the world, […]

Haunted Places in Hamilton: 15+ Sites For Some Spooky Encounters :: I've Been Bit! Travel Blog

It’s no secret that Ontario is home to some spooky places – or all of Canada for that matter. As a country built on the theft of land from the Indigenous people who have lived here for millennia, it’s not surprising. Combine that history with the numerous wars, infamous sanatoriums and unsavoury characters that have […]