Exploring Ho Chi Minh City – Hitting the Streets of Saigon

“When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It’s designed to make its own people comfortable.” – Clifton Fadiman If you read my last post about a few things to keep in mind while travelling in Vietnam, I mentioned that you may go through a bit of culture shock […]

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Vietnam – A Few Notes To Help You Make The Most Of Your Travels

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If its your first time visiting Vietnam, there’s no doubt that you’re going to go through a bit of culture shock on arrival. Having travelled to Thailand and the Philippines, I thought I was pretty well-equipped for what Vietnam had to offer. I knew what to expect from Southeast Asia. Busy streets, vibrant nightlife, incredible experiences and some […]

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Out Of The 306 has been nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award!

Now that the holidays have come and gone and things have settled down a bit, I can get back to writing and sharing more of my stories with you guys! 2016 was a great year full of travel, discovering new things, and pushing myself out of my comfort zone. It was also a great year […]

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Bohol, Philippines – Not Your Ordinary Beach Getaway

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After spending some time traveling around northern Thailand, I was eager to put my toes in the sand. To relax under the warm rays of sunshine as the soft sounds of the ocean crashed against the shore. To be able to cool off in the deep blue waters while sipping on a San Miguel Apple in order […]

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Finding My True Self – My Top 10 Moments of 2016

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It’s hard to believe that once again, another year has come and gone. It feels like just yesterday, we were turning the page into 2016 eager to see what the new year would bring. Each January, we’re given a fresh slate. A chance to change our circumstances, and leave the things we may not be proud […]

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Holiday Gift Guide for Travellers and Outdoor Enthusiasts

Ahhh the holidays. My absolute favorite time of the year. Perhaps it has something to do with having my birthday in December, or maybe it was because I was raised in a family where Christmas was always a big ordeal. Huge family dinners, pristine Christmas trees and loads of family traditions are what my December’s often consist […]

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Hiking Hunt Lake Trail, Whiteshell Provincial Park

Hiking Hunt Lake Trail, Whiteshell Provincial Park

Those of you who know me well know that I will never pass up on the opportunity for a little nature therapy. As a kid, I spent most of my summers at our cabin at Chitek Lake and Whalen Bay, north of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, boating, fishing, picking berries and spending quality time with my […]

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Out of the 306 has been nominated for the Liebster Award!

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I am so excited to share with you today, that Out of the 306 has been nominated for the Liebster Award! I am so incredibly honoured to be a part of a community of bloggers who have been recognized for their achievements, and to be given the opportunity to recognize other blogs for their hard work and dedication. […]

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10 ways to save money for travel

10 ways to save money for travel

Travel is never a matter of money but a matter of courage. – Paulo Coelho Many people often make excuses out of fear for why they are unable to do something. We tell ourselves that we can’t achieve a goal based on some unrealistic notion that we are incapable. Maybe its fear that you will fail at something […]

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The day we were duped in Florence, and what I learned from the experience

The day we got duped in Florence, Italy

Have you ever had one of those travel experiences where you arrive somewhere feeling high on life, like nothing can ruin your day, only to be mislead or deceived in some way that left you with a bad taste in your mouth? Maybe you got scammed in Asia, or broke your face while cliff-jumping in Hawaii. Most […]

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