Touring Inle Lake, Myanmar

After a one hour flight from Yangon to Heho on the local airline, Yangon Airways (who served food on a one hour flight!), and then a one hour drive, we arrived to the town of Nyaung Shwe, Myanmar.  It is a laid back, small town filled with endless motorbikes that locals use as their main…

Adventures in Yangon, Myanmar

Why Myanmar? We got asked that a lot when we told people that we would be spending a few days in Myanmar on our Asia trip.  Armando suggested we experience Myanmar before it catches up with the rest of the world.  I agreed.  And I must say, it was an amazing experience.  We both loved…

Exploring Singapore Food

As promised, here is a glimpse into the foods we saw in Singapore.  Singapore is known for their food options.  It’s vast and varied and available 24 hours.  They have high-end luxury options or if you’d rather go on our adventure, more colourful options… The wet market makes for an interesting visit.  Although we didn’t…

Exploring Singapore

Armando and I went on our first ever Asian trip together this past November…Singapore, Myanmar and Thailand.  We fit so much in our 2 and a half weeks and although we took ten flights during that short time and spent hours in airports, we still saw and experienced so much.  I thought I’d share with…

Hockey Pools, Algorithms and Cute Jerseys

Armando came up to me the other day, excited about being invited to take part in a hockey pool.  Armando?  In a hockey pool?  I was a little concerned.  And confused.  He seemed excited, as if he was a hardcore hockey fan.  I will give him credit…he does know a bit more about hockey than…