Canada

Highlights of Travel Within Canada and Close to Home

Fort Smith Pelican Rapids

Fort Smith

This is a post about Fort Smith, NWT… our home town. Located at the 60th parallel on the border between the Northwest Territories and Alberta, Fort Smith is located at 60.0055° N, 111.8849° W. Not technically in the arctic, we actually live in Canada’s subarctic region. Early fur traders established a portage route from Fort...

The Northwest Territories

    As we travel the world and meet many people, they often ask us about where we live. Many SAY they would like to visit but frankly very few ever do. It can be expensive to get here but I must say it will be totally worth it once you make the decision to come. I will do a post specifically about Fort Smith (the town where we...

Milestone 2

Milestone 2… Ontario (Jeff anyway… Nic still in BC) I am now travelling back from Elliot Lake, ON with my parents. We have been visiting with Emily for the last few days. My little girls is not so little anymore. She will be 17 soon and in grade twelve this year. Nic and I need to be back in Canada next June to go to...

Milestone 1

Milestone 1… We have made it to our first waypoint in our journey. We finally got out of Fort Smith on Friday July 5th at about 5pm. We had to clean the house and pack it up for our renter. To be totally honest, Nicola wanted to start on that months ago. I kept delaying saying that we should do it after we were done work. That is...