Sometimes we all need an escape. After the stresses of overlapping work deadlines, social obligations and an upcoming corrective eye surgery, I was in desperate need of a mini-vacation. Back […]
Canada’s capital city has this ongoing joke that Spring doesn’t actually exist: it’s an elaborate prank that Mother Nature pulls on us. Every March, the weather creeps towards the positives […]
When I was a teenager living near Toronto, I would dream of visiting Québec City. During our Canadian winters, French teachers would speak about the Carnival de Québec: the hot ciders, […]
Every year, I try to do something new for my birthday. Originally I had wanted to Gatineau Park: this year’s Winterlude festivities included a zipline and I was really excited […]
New York. It’s the city filled with laughter and love, artists pursuing their dreams, and some of the most beautiful skyline views in North America. Whether it’s Times Square, the […]
The last time I was in Boston, it was 2007. I was in 10th grade, and our History class was excited to explore the grand US of A. We were […]
There is something absolutely stunning about driving through Vermont in the winter. With all the mountainous landscapes, wrought iron bridges, and homes dotting the valleys, it’s difficult not to stop and […]
Welcome to Journey with a Jetta, where I'll be taking my little 2012 VW across the Americas.