Wreck Of The Chikuzen

About The Chikuzen It’s a boat on the bottom of the ocean, but how did it get there? Well it was originally a refrigeration vessel that was somewhat abandoned in St. Marteen. As a hurricane was approaching it was deemed unsafe and to be moved, what better excuse then take it out to see and…

Kodiak Queen | Below Water

After the help from Richard Branson and his team, and numerous hours from volunteers to get this old WW2 boat ready to sink, see what it looked like Above Water to make this diver safe and most importantly environmental friendly. History Originally a WWII vessel known as USA Navy YO-44 that survived the bombings of…

More Inspiration

Some more inspiration and quotes with pictures to get YOU going on your next adventure, trip, get-away, or explore more and find some where new this weekend! This is what help inspire us to get up and go! Follow along on Instagram for more quotes and beautiful pictures! If you haven’t seen it yet, we do…

Reverse Culture Shock

A few Reverse Culture Shocks we had to adjust to after surviving Hurricane Irma in the British Virgin Islands, when we moved back to Canada until our next step and adventure. From the tiny island life back to little house on the prairie. Here are just a few things that were a shock and had…

Beaches Of Tortola

The beaches of Tortola, something for everyone on this island. Whether you are here for the day on a cruise ship, spending the week, or sailing around the British Virgin Islands. Smugglers Cove – West End Small secluded cove, with a white sandy beach. You won’t find more then that here. It’s also a bit…

Series of Events of Hurricane Irma

Starting September 5 until the 13th, our series of events of surviving the eye of Hurricane Irma, followed by the 8 days of being concerned about our safety, the looters, curfews, and the struggle afterwards. Hurricane Irma was 1 of the most destructive category 5 hurricanes in the Atlantic that passed directly over the top of…

Hurricane Tips For Survival

We survived 1 of the largest hurricanes in the Atlantic Ocean – Hurricane Irma, and lived thru the eye to tell the story. Here are the top 8 hurricane tips for survival we learnt from our experience. Read our story of surviving the eye of Hurricane Irma. Keep the wind out of the house. Close all…

Plastic Kills

It’s a true story: How I (Tyler) helped a turtle in distress. Now let me tell you a story about a bag of quarters…. Last week I was teaching a student to scuba dive with Sail Caribbean Divers off the beach of Cooper Island Beach Club, a small but beautiful island. We were performing some underwater skills…

Sage Mountain National Park

Climb to the top of Tortola’s volcanic mountain range Sage Mountain National Park and trek around the dozen trails that will take you around to the beautiful views of the British Virgin Islands. Things To Know And Facts 1,716 feet above sea level –  Trek to the highest point on the island! Total of 96…

Kodiak Queen | Above Water

The newest addition to the British Virgin Island Dive Sites is the Kodiak Queen! Here is a little bit of history about why it’s such a fascinating boat, how it caught Richard Branson attention, and it’s new life ahead for her. With a long history following her along as she made it all the way…

Caños Dive Trip

“Wanna go to Caños?” is how this whole trip started, first with only 1 person (Alvaro) and us. Over the 7 days leading up to Caños Dive Trip, one more person from the shop would ask to join. Sure why not, the more the merrier right! A trip to Caños must be booked days in…

Why You Should Visit San Juan del Sur

Why you should visit San Juan del Sur It’s has a nice relaxed and easy going feeling to this town! We came for only a few days, and regretted we didn’t stay longer! It’s easy to find a beach front bar to enjoy the beautiful ocean view or watch the sunset. It’s also very easy to…

Crossing The Border Costa Rica And Nicaragua

Travelling on the TIca Bus or Nica Bus or any other tourist like transportation bus this is what to expect while at the border between Costa Rica & Nicaragua and general information while crossing the border Costa Rica and Nicaragua. TRAVELLING ON THE TICA BUS Make sure you get the required paperwork you need for…

Manuel Antonio National Park

What do you expect to see at Manuel Antonio National Park? It’s where the jungle meets the ocean of course! Animals that you will find! Monkeys of course, you most defiantly will see the white face and the squirrel monkeys jumping around in the tree tops, if you listen carefully you will hear the howlers off in…

Octopus Dive School Roatan

Thinking about diving in Roatan, Honduras? Not certified, or have certification in hand. Come down to Octopus Dive School Roatan located in the middle of the Blue Bahia Resort. Here you will find a small dedicated team that will make the best of your day. Nuria is the owner and is very much involved with the…

Roatan Backpackers’ Hostel

The best hostel in all of Roatan, Honduras (and maybe all of Central America). We found this place online Roatan Backpackers’ Hostel with the assumption we will stay 1 week here and move to the mainland. Well that turned into almost 3 weeks later. If it wasn’t for such a great place to stay with some…

Roatan What To Do

Looking for some activities to do while on the island of Roatan, Honduras. This island is packed with so much todo, and has something for everyone here. Spend a week or spend a day here. Towns to visit: Coxen Hole, West End, West Bay (most touristy area), Sandy Bay, French Harbour, or the furthest end…

Backpackers Island Caye Caulker

Caye Caulker – The backpackers island, wait that’s a lie. The Belize Cayes are so very beautiful and offers a much different feeling then Belize City does. The 2 most popular Cayes are San Pedro or Caye Caulker. With all the stories and advice from the locals, we picked Caye Caulker! (I think we made…

Diving Sea Sport Belize

It’s Belize, you gotta go diving. You better Belize it! Try it for the first time too if you really want too! We jumped on board with Sea Sport Belize, conveniently located downtown Belize City on the only tourism street. The bonus of this shop and their location is just out there backdoor is the…

Rum Factory Belize City

Are you in Belize City looking for ideas to see and do, check out the Rum Factory in Belize City. You don’t have to be a rum drinker to enjoy this tour either. Located just outside of downtown, and only cost about $10 USD for the 30-45 minute tour. As soon as you walk into…

Don’t Skip Belize City

Wondering if Belize City is safe to travel to? When you hear the tour guide tell you it’s only safe with them, it’s a lie and a tourist trap! Like all cities, yes it has crime, or the “not so good area”. BUT, after spending 5 days here in Belize City talking with the locals…

Cenotes Scuba Diving In Cancun

Have you very been to a cave with water in it, like a cenotes before? Or been on that snorkelling tour, at the surface looking down into the deep dark wondering where it goes, well finally we were able to disappear into the dark this time. If you do get the chance to visit a…

What A Man Packs For A RTW

  Our goal is to go around in the world for the next 18-24 months, or longer if need be. But we also want to scuba dive, and camp when ever possible. We love doing it at home, so why not in another county. This is what a man packs for a RTW trip. What’s…