We’re off to Alberta for an epic road trip and I cannot wait to explore my birthplace, High River and the Bar U Ranch. I heard many stories growing up about the Bar U Ranch, the place where my dad worked as a ranch hand, but I’ve never been back. Mom recently showed me a newspaper clipping announcing my birth… Read More
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Stories of Inspiration and motivation to get you out there traveling. Inspiring travel stories that will help your travel bug.
As this year comes to an end it is a time for many of us to plan for the future ahead, but it is also a time to reflect on the past. Travel Inspires Deb and I have always made it a tradition near the end of each year to look back on what made us happy or miserable, what… Read More
Recently we’ve had a lot of questions from people asking us how they can start adding adventures into their travels. People have asked if it is scary to do the things we do and how can they put adventure into a vacation when they don’t have a lot of time. We’re here to tell you can! We live by our… Read More
The Tour d’Afrique 2011 kicks off today in Cairo, Egypt. It was this time three years ago that we started our transformation from working class career oriented professionals to adventurers and full time travel bloggers. It started out as a New Years Resolution on the eve of 2008. We were feeling blue after 2 years of working too hard and traveling too little. We were stuck in a rut. It was just after midnight on a very gloomy New Years Eve for us. We were watching TV and luckily a profile of ultra marathon runner Ray Zahab came on the CBC. We were instantly inspired and made a pact to do something extraordinary in the New Year.