Bridge the Travel Gap
Tian-Jin Temple – An Oasis in Burnaby

Tian-Jin Temple – An Oasis in Burnaby

As per usual whenever I go someplace I try to find something off the beaten track. Especially when I know the place I’m in well.  As I come from Vancouver, I did some searching while I was staying in Burnaby…

A Visit to the Brighton Royal Pavilion

A Visit to the Brighton Royal Pavilion

A Visit to the Brighton Royal Pavilion If it is your first visit to Brighton then a visit to the Royal Pavilion is well worth the effort. It is in the centre of Brighton and one of Brighton’s iconic landmarks.…

Vancouver – 1 Week, 4 Cities, Cribbage and Costco

Vancouver – 1 Week, 4 Cities, Cribbage and Costco

I’ve landed back in my home town of Greater Vancouver.  It’s been a good 3 years since I’ve spent much time here, but I’m here for 6 months. Why? So, why I’m in Vancouver – because I hope to work…

Tea in Brighton – Bluebird Tea

Tea in Brighton – Bluebird Tea

Tea Heaven I love tea!  Love it, love it, love it! When I found there was a tea tasting in Brighton, I went.  It’s listed in the Brighton Fringe Festival which runs in May. You can tea taste all year…

Canada House – London

Canada House – London

Now most Canadians are most likely, like me. When they arrive in London they don’t know or have never heard of the historic building – Canada House in London. Where Canada House is located at Trafalgar Square in London, SW1.…

Oh, they do say that Goring is Boring!

Oh, they do say that Goring is Boring!

Well, its just not true! Goring by Sea is not boring, it’s a lovely little town on the south coast, not far from Brighton and Hove. It hosts a lot of little unique things and places to go. The cafes…

Secret Treasures – Hove Museum

Secret Treasures – Hove Museum

I love all the little places in Brighton and Hove that the general tourist doesn’t know about and the Hove Museum is one of them. It’s a favourite for its cafe and its displays.  They are planning on moving the…

Aquarium and Airbnb in Brighton

Aquarium and Airbnb in Brighton

Aquarium and Airbnb in Brighton Brighton has an aquarium close by the Brighton Pier. The aquarium is owned and operated by Sealife. It is a good option for families with small children and if it is a wet, windy or…

Visiting the Komedia and having a good laugh

Visiting the Komedia and having a good laugh

Visiting the Komedia and having a good laugh? The last post on Brighton looked at the Theatre Royal Brighton and keeping with this theme of entertainment we look this week at the Komedia. Debbie has personal experience of working at the Komedia…

Theatre Royal in Brighton

Theatre Royal in Brighton

Theatre Royal in Brighton One of the joys of living in Brighton is the vibrant arts community and wide choice of entertainment venues for live theatre. The Theatre Royal in Brighton has a long history and is still in use…