Edmonton Snow Storm

February 5th, 2015 a bit of a snow storm hits Edmonton Alberta, and of course, people are on the roads that have no idea how their vehicles perform in these adverse conditions. Alberta drivers constantly disgust me, although I’m sure I would have seen the stupidity elsewhere too. The big…

The Ten Year Passport….

Where to go and what to see, that’s the only question in my mind now that my new passport has arrived. With a ten-year expiry, it makes the prospect of selling off everything and hitting the road (and skies) for an extended period of time very appealing.   South America…

Alberta Vehicle Headaches

Thanks, Alberta… for all the beautiful country side you have to offer, I guess I should be a bit more tolerable to your ‘headaches’. I’ve been here a couple of years now, and finally had to make the switch to Alberta license plates – in doing so, I need a…

Driving in Alberta

Alberta is definitely the “wild west” of Canada – especially when it comes to being on the road. Posted speed limits are typically 110 km/h on the highways, but toss in an extra 30 km/h, young guys driving “rig rockets”,  and just about everyone using a cell phone, putting on…