They’re Snow Farming in Canada: Banff Sunshine Village’s Alternative to Snowmaking
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They’re Snow Farming in Canada: Banff Sunshine Village’s Alternative to Snowmaking

You may be familiar with snow fences, but chances are you’ve never heard of snow farming, especially in the ski industry. I hadn’t heard of it until my recent 3 days in Banff, Canada with Ski Big 3. One thing I love to do while in a destination is learn about its sustainable practices so … Continue reading

Ice Walk in Johnston Canyon in Banff National Park
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Ice Walk in Johnston Canyon in Banff National Park

Would you hike into a snowy and icy canyon when the temperature dips to -21°C (-5.8°F)? If the answer is yes, then this adventure is for you. While in Banff, Canada, I took a break from skiing to go on a 3-mile ice walk with Discover Banff Tours. The drive along the Bow Valley Parkway … Continue reading

How to Spend 3 Days in Banff, Canada on a Winter Vacation at Ski Big 3
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How to Spend 3 Days in Banff, Canada on a Winter Vacation at Ski Big 3

Banff is one of my favorite places on the planet. It’s magical. This is my second time to Banff, with both visits being in winter. Banff has some of the best skiing in Canada and arguably in the world. With three resorts within Banff National Park, Ski Big 3 is a skier’s paradise, but it’s … Continue reading

How to Spend a Week in Roatan, Honduras
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How to Spend a Week in Roatan, Honduras

If you’re looking for a different place to go in Central America or the Caribbean, head to Roatan. It’s an island off the coast of mainland Honduras. Roatan is safe, has multiple non-stop flights from the United States, is a cruise ship stop, and filled with friendly people speaking English, Spanish and Creole. It is … Continue reading

Best Places in West Bay, Roatan for Fish Tacos, Coconut Shrimp and Breakfast
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Best Places in West Bay, Roatan for Fish Tacos, Coconut Shrimp and Breakfast

Part of a Central American vacation is the food, especially when it’s done with a Caribbean flair as you find in Roatan. West Bay is on the tourist hot spots on the island. Here are my recommendations for where you can find the best fish tacos, coconut shrimp and breakfast in West Bay. Fish Tacos: … Continue reading