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DEPRESSION WHILE TRAVELLING- TWO GIRLS IN MIAMI

A while ago I shared a post about my depression while travelling from when I first got to Canada. I wanted to admit that this was a watered-down version of how bad I actually felt because although I wanted to share my experiences, I didn’t want to worry people back home. Here is a note that I […]

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My First Experience With Help X

When I first considered using a work exchange website, I scoured the internet looking for other bloggers who had used them. I wanted to know what to expect and whether or not the sites were worth the money. The 3 main work exchange websites I know of are Work Away, WWOOF International (farm work) and […]

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Trois Rivieres, Quebec

Today I leave my friend’s place in Trois Rivieres to move to a small village close by for my first Help X experience. If you don’t know what that is, it’s a short-term exchange programme. I’ll help them with cleaning and cooking in return for free accommodation and food. I’ll be there until the 12th […]

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Bye Bye Victoria 

Right now I’m on the ferry back to Vancouver to catch my flight to Quebec. Being on this ferry again is reminding me of how depressed I felt when coming to Victoria two months ago (read here). Fortunately, I now feel like a completely different person to the one who wrote that post.

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The Butchart Gardens in Victoria

The minute I Googled “things to do in Victoria” earlier this year I was instantly set on going so I could visit Butchart Gardens. When I arrived here in March I discovered the entrance fee was $30 and kept telling myself I’d go later, mainly cause I’m so stingy. But on Saturday I realised I […]

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