Kingston Eats

Since I am both “from” Kingston and the editor/publisher of the CheapEats Restaurant Guides, I get asked often where to go in Kingston for good eats cheap. Since I’m heading down to Podcasters Across Borders in Kingston this weekend, I decided to share this email which I wrote for a friend headed down to Kingston…

What? Who? Where?

Okay, Okay… I’m back. Sort of. Ish. For those of you not up on the Whirlwind Adventures of Lex & The Travel Bunny here’s how it goes. About 2 weeks ago, immediately after meeting the OneDegree crew for drinks at Brassaii, I packed  things up and hit the road. First stop: Kingston for a short…

22 Reasons why a 21 hour bus ride was worth it

Jumping on the 9pm bus Thursday night gets you out of the Windsor-Quebec City corridor before Via Rail and the 401 are shut down for the National Day of Action. Fresh croissant for breakfast in Montreal. The ability to stretch our legs in Kingston, Montreal, St. Foy, Rivière-du-Loup, Edmundston, Fredericton before arriving in Saint John. Hey,…

22 reasons why a 21 hour bus ride is worth it.

22 Reasons why a 21 hour bus ride was worth it Jumping on the 9pm bus Thursday night gets you out of the Windsor-Quebec City corridor before Via Rail and the 401 are shut down for the National Day of Action.  Fresh croissant for breakfast in Montreal.  The ability to stretch our legs in Kingston,…

On The Road Again…

I'm finally leaving Kingston.  I've finally convinced my mother that the meds are working and my walking pneumonia can walk my butt to Ottawa… where I have rescheduled my arrival 4 times so far.  Have I mentioned my belief that K'ton is a place you can come, but you can never leave?   Fingers crossed,…

These 4 Things.

Wooo Hooo. My first official “tag”… I feel so honoured. Of course I had to nudge Istocia a bit to tag me. (and I don’t even know them.) Four Jobs I’ve had: Geological Survey Camp Cook Au Pair Senior Technical Manager Recruiter Four movies I could watch over and over: Mulan Big Night Office Space…