Settlement Co :: I've Been Bit! A Travel Blog

Updated March 2018 In 2016, a new spin on a traditional café came to Waterloo Region. If you’re looking for a change of scenery in the Kitchener-Waterloo area, you don’t have to go far. At Settlement Co, you step out of small-ish town Canada and into an urban paradise you’d find in San Francisco. Here they’re […]

At the end of February every year, Uptown Waterloo becomes busier than usual with the return of Winterloo! What used to be known as the Ice Dog Festival, Winterloo has since evolved into a winter celebration. 15+ years and counting, this is one of the best winter events in Waterloo. Want to let loose, enjoy some brews and check out […]

To be honest, moving back to the Kitchener-Waterloo area had me a bit stressed at first. By the end of my on-and-off five years of university, I had about enough of KW. I was nervous that those feelings were going to bubble up to the service and have me pulling my hair out. Almost two […]

Okay, so I’m not a true local in that I wasn’t born in Waterloo. However I was a member of the co-op program at the University of Waterloo, so I lived in the city on-and-off from 2009 to 2014. Over the years I found some delicious little places to eat, and as many people travel […]