North America

Poutine and French speaking in Quebec

I have been interested in visiting the province of Quebec for a long time, intrigued by what life is like in Canada’s Francophone province. Our first stop was Montreal. We had set up couch surfing with Mat and Marie, a French Canadian couple living in Verdun, a suburb on the outskirts of the City. Mat […] Read more…

First thoughts of Mexico

When we flew into Mexico City from Miami on 1st November 2012 I was quite nervous. I knew it was probably just fear of the unknown, but fear all the same. The taxi ride to our hostel was pretty scary. The roads were chaos and we were behind two army trucks full of soldiers with machine […] Read more…

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