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7 Things We Never Pack To Go On Vacation

April 19, 2018 TravelAtWill 2

Not Everything Goes Into The Suitcase Packing has never been a strength of mine. I am getting infinitesimally better. But I do try not to pack consumable items that I can pick up at my destination. If we are taking a short trip like our extra long weekend to Washington […]

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Things To Know When You Do A Trans-Atlantic Cruise

March 14, 2018 TravelAtWill 2

Are You Considering A Trans-Atlantic Cruise? When people talk about a trans-Altantic cruise, the images that come to mind are often of the luxurious days of ocean liners crossing the sea. We booked our first trans-Atlantic cruise with Oceania Cruises to head to Europe to begin our exploration of Portugal […]

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A Novice’s View Of How To Travel On Points

March 7, 2018 TravelAtWill 24

A True Confession It is true confessions time. We travelled quite extensively for many years with little regard for brand loyalty. We joined all the loyalty programs and then scattered our points everywhere. Often points expired unused. Promotions that would increase our points were ignored. In the last 3 years […]

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We Returned To Dubai For New Years

February 27, 2018 TravelAtWill 20

Our First Stop In Dubai The first half of our amazing 51 day cruise was from Athens to Dubai. We stopped in Dubai for two days before we got back onboard our cruise ship to head to Cape Town for Christmas. And after Cape Town, we came back to Dubai […]

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So Many Ways To Get Around Dubai

February 22, 2018 TravelAtWill 0

You Need To Think About Ways To Get Around Dubai I would not normally write about how to get around a city we visit. We have often used Hop-On-Hop-Off (HOHO) buses to explore a new city and get an overview of a new place. When we are in a city, […]

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Celebrate With A Week In St. Lucia

February 13, 2018 TravelAtWill 22

Settling Into Sandals La Toc David’s birthday was a great excuse to plan a luxury Caribbean getaway in January. We started our vacation with a cruise in the Southern Caribbean. We enjoyed lazing on the ship and great port adventures. Then we left the ship in St. Lucia for a […]

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Plan A Cruise To The Southern Caribbean

February 11, 2018 TravelAtWill 4

Starting Our Cruise In Miami It was a bitterly cold Christmas season in Toronto. We were so happy that we had a cruise to the Southern Caribbean booked for right after the holidays. Flying out of Toronto in the winter is a long process. Luckily the snow had ended the […]

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Scuba Dive Under The Pitons In St. Lucia

February 8, 2018 TravelAtWill 22

Heading Underwater In St. Lucia On our cruise to the southern Caribbean, we had lots of opportunities to get underwater. The water in Bonaire was crystal clear when we snorkelled in Bonaire. In Grenada, we snorkelled to explore the underwater sculptures. In St. Vincent, a catamaran excursion to Bequia Island […]

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Have Fun On A Catamaran Adventure In St. Vincent

February 6, 2018 TravelAtWill 0

A Catamaran Adventure In St Vincent After our adventure to see the underwater sculptures in Grenada, we arrived in Kingstown port in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. We planned to do a catamaran adventure in St. Vincent but originally were wait-listed for this excursion. We had plan B and C […]

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Afternoon Tea At A Castle In Toronto

February 4, 2018 TravelAtWill 22

Afternoon Tea At Casa Loma During Winterlicious We love to splurge and enjoy the Afternoon Tea experience. Sometimes we plan afternoon tea when we travel. Afternoon Tea in Cape Town on Christmas Day was a great way to celebrate a holiday away from home. Afternoon Tea with fellow travel bloggers […]