Out of Africa: Wildlife Park – Camp Verde, Arizona

While we were driving to Sedona from Phoenix, we noticed a billboard for Out of Africa: Wildlife Park. We figured if we had some downtime, we would look into it. When we arrived in Sedona, we looked it up, and it looked great. Since it was my birthday month, admission for me was free. We […]

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Tulum Mayan Ruins

When we booked our trip, Chris and I discussed going on a day trip to one of the many Mayan Ruins in Mexico. Since there was a Nexus representative in our hotel, we booked our trip through her. On Thursday morning, we woke up at 6:30am to get breakfast and make our way to our […]

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Shopping Day Trip – Mexico

As a surprise, when we went to Flight Centre to pick up our tickets, our travel agent booked us a half day shopping excursion. This included a trip to a jewelry factory, a tequila shop, and a shopping district called 5th Ave. Chris and I hummed and hawed over whether or not we should go, […]

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Nanaimo

After a lovely day spent in Victoria, we thought it would be great to enjoy more that Vancouver Island had to offer. Before leaving Victoria, we drove over to Hatley Castle. This castle has been in place since the 1800’s. First it was a family home, then it was purchased as a safe-house for the […]

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Chinatown – Victoria, B.C

Victoria is such a fun place to go and explore. There are many different shops, restaurants and sights to see. After going to the gulf islands to visit my grandparents, Chris and I decided to take a day trip to Victoria. We caught the early afternoon ferry, which made one stop, before going on to […]

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