City Exploring

Written on July 21, 2017 in Iceland

Last days in Reykjavik – July 19th & 21st 2017 Reykjavik was only a 10 minute drive from our Airbnb. We wanted to explore the city some more so we drove and parked at the big, iconic church: Hallgrimskirkja. I very much wanted to go up the tower and get some great shots of the...

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Don’t go chasing waterfalls you say!

Written on July 20, 2017 in Iceland

Road to Vik – July 20th 2017 You can’t sit still for too long in Iceland. There is just way too much to see. On this particular day we were going to have a few hour drive to the town of Vik and then back. What looked like a 5.5-6 hour day on paper turned...

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The Golden Circle

Written on July 18, 2017 in Iceland

Adventure Day – July 18th 2017 The Golden Circle is the route. They said it would be about 3 hours to drive it. Add time for each stop. In the end our day was 7.5 hours. And you know what? We loved it!! First stop was Thingvellir National Park. A very cool area where the...

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Iceland is Niceland

Written on July 17, 2017 in Iceland

Reykjavík – July 16th – 17th 2017 We arrived into Iceland about 11pm. Holy Cow, was it ever light out then. We navigated our way through the airport (which btw seemed a bit jumbled, or may have just been that we had been up and traveling all day through Winnipeg and Toronto and were a...

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Written on July 16, 2017 in Canada

Quick Stop in Winnipeg – July 12th – 16th 2017 We had a quick stop in Winnipeg to see family before heading out on our big adventure. We were fed well, had a nice time and saw a few Winnipeg sights. The Forks was a neat little public market with some great little shops to...

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Whistler Peak 2 Peak

Written on July 12, 2017 in Canada

Whistler Getaway Mark and I got a little getaway to Whistler last week. This was perfect timing and stressful timing all at the same time. We were in the middle of packing up the house, we had just had a busy Canada Day and family celebrations. I had worked up until this weekend and so...

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World School

Written on June 2, 2017 in Canada

Homeschooling/World Schooling However you decide to say it, it’s something that’s inevitable when traveling with school aged children. This to be honest was a HUGE thought of ours when we started thinking about taking the trip. There were so many things we didn’t know and had no clue where to start with all of it....

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Sea to Sky


Written on May 19, 2017 in Canada

Why not! I’m getting a lot of questions from friends, family and coworkers about why we decided to pack up all of our belongings and hit the road. My answer is simple (at first): why the heck not! Most people stare at me wanting more of an answer and so I continue with the long-winded...

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This is it

Written on May 5, 2017 in Canada

First Post! This is it, our chance to make a lasting impression! Might as well start with a disclaimer: I am NOT a professional writer or blogger. You may see errors with spelling, grammar and sentence run ons….I don’t mind if you don’t. My style of writing will hopefully come across as real and true....

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World Trek Family