Author Archives: Elaine

3 Things I Loved & Hated About Being an Au-Pair

By | July 16, 2015

Au-Pair in Spain

My Au-pair experience took place the summer of 2009 in sunny Spain for three months with two families outside of Madrid and Barcelona. I always played with the idea of being an Au-Pair when I was younger, but it wasn’t until I saw Vicky Cristina Barcelona, that I really decided to make it happen. Did […]

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I’m going to Greece next week!

By | June 2, 2014

Greece, Aegean, Skyros, Ellada

I’m happy that it’s Monday and I can finally say ” Next week I’ll be in Greece!” Yay! With so much happening around, I haven’t really been as excited as I usually would be. Now thinking about it, I wonder if it’s because the weather has been cooler in Toronto than most years, and I […]

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My bean soup has come a long way

By | March 13, 2014

It is here I present to you my bean soup I made last night! Ta-dahhhhhh…. Let me tell ya, it’s come a long way since my first attempt when I was 18 years old living in an apartment in Athens. I had no clue you shouldn’t add salt to your soup at the beginning, as […]

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100 Reasons Why I Am A Fit For G Adventures

By | March 11, 2014

Here are a hundred reasons why I think I am fit & want the role of Creative Videographer/Editor with G Adventures. 1. I have a similar beliefs & core values as G Adventures. 2. I see myself as a great fit that I even made a travel resume video to show: 3. I am passionate […]

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Explore Toronto: Visit Chinatown

By | March 11, 2014

Take a day-trip exploring Chinatown in Toronto. Many would say this is the old Chinatown, as Chinatown has moved north to Markham. Torontonians would argue Markham isn’t Toronto, however that being said this is one of North America’s largest Chinatowns and one of 6 Chinatowns in the Greater Toronto Area. Along Spadina Ave. & Dundas […]

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