This island off the coast of Vancouver is the size of Manhattan and completely off grid

Wedged in between Vancouver and Vancouver Island, Lasqueti is home to some 400 people who’ve decided to escape the rat race and enjoy life off grid. The island is roughly the same size as Manhattan, but with a completely different…

Drinking cultures: traditions around the world

Loud music encompasses the room as I look down at my hand to see yet another empty glass. I long for a breath of silence, but none can be found in this tiny one bedroom apartment, over stuffed and packed…

10 quotes that’ll make you want to go camping right now

Have you ever gone camping? If you have, you understand why it’s so popular. You know how fun it is to go canoeing and hiking; you know what it feels like to sit around a bonfire and listen and tell…

Travelling through Europe permanently is cheaper than the 9-5 life

We’ve seen time and time again how to work abroad and produce an income. There’s teaching abroad and seasonal jobs. There’s freelancing and practically any other profession that can be chiefly done online. However, there are probably still many skeptics…