Author: Andrea Chan

Best of Halifax, Nova Scotia
Canada, Food, Travel

Best of Halifax, Nova Scotia

After my two week WWOOFing adventure, I spent a week chilling in Halifax. This is going to be a short and pretty to-the-point post cause Halifax is a small city, but I thought it might be useful to compile¬†a list of places worth visiting in Halifax in Nova Scotia, and […]

Returning Home after Exchange
Travel

Returning Home after Exchange

Many people are ready to go home after studying for 5 months abroad, some are tired of travelling, and others are inspired to live abroad in the future. I’m amongst those who want to live abroad, I’m not sure if it’s in the long run, but at least for a […]

WWOOFing with the Cochranes
Canada, Farms

WWOOFing with the Cochranes

I recently spent two weeks working on the Cochrane Family Farm which is located in Upper Stewiacke (about an hour long drive from the airport). I was very nervous initially, even though this is my second time WWOOFing. When I met Lisa at the airport, she put me at ease […]

The Road Less Traveled
Travel

The Road Less Traveled

I see more and more articles encouraging people to embark on solo trips of a lifetime, or giving tips on how to stop working and backpack around the world for only ___ dollars. As I read these articles, I felt a need to write my own view… It didn’t seem […]

Samos Bakery (Beaubien), Montreal
Canada, Food, Montreal

Samos Bakery (Beaubien), Montreal

I was wandering around Le Petite-Patrie, which is a small neighbourhood in Montreal, when I stumbled upon this nondescript bakery at the corner of the street. Normally, I wouldn’t think twice about an old school bakery like this, but I remembered reading about their maple donuts so I stopped in […]