Observations

A Collection of Ramblings

72 Hours ‘Til Midnight in Paris

A word for the wise; don’t try and do Paris in 72 Hours. Stay for a week, two weeks, hell, stay for a month if you can. Do whatever you need to do to get to know Paris intimately. Breathe in her smells, get drunk on her wine, and fall in love with her art....

Taylor On A Trip In Review: July 2017

Summer is in full swing here in southern Saskatchewan. Every day seems to hit close to 30 degrees and I have been on an intense, yet accidental, tanning spree since I arrived July 1st. And while we are making small talk about the weather, It would be wrong to not...

Five reasons why I’m in love with Porto, Portugal

I fell in love with Porto the moment I stepped off the bus from Lisbon.  I strolled out of the bus station and onto the sunny, cobblestone street at about 3:30 PM on April 17th. Squinting from the sun, I took in the Portuguese-style buildings standing in front of me,...

Patterns of Porto: A Photo Essay

Portugal is a pattern-lover’s wet dream. In Porto, a small city in the North of the country, rich colors and intricately patterned tiles cover the facades of otherwise grey, dreary, concrete buildings. Inside these buildings, shop owners sell goods with...

To Lisbon and Beyond! : An Introduction to Portugal

The giant Alsa charter bus I’m on bounces suddenly and I jar awake out of my peaceful slumber. I squint my eyes open to see the sun beginning to set behind rows of dilapidated Andalusian-style buildings and overgrown, neglected fields. Where the eff am I? My...

Taylor On A Trip in Review: April 2017

If I had to pick a word to sum up my last month, it would be “reflection.” I moved out of Toronto and spent three weeks with my family in Saskatchewan. I reflected on six-and-a-half years spent in Canada’s largest city. I left my family to work at a...
Hey there, I'm Taylor! I'm a traveller in a leather jacket with a deep love of all things rock n' roll. Although I have absolutely zero actual musical ability whatsoever, my ultimate passion is travelling the world with music as my compass, exploring all those points of musical relevance as I go. Let's geek out together!

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