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A Weekend in Jail | Hi-Ottawa Jail Hostel

During my short time in Ottawa, I decided to stay in the Hi-Ottawa Jail Hostel.  The building was a jail prior to becoming a hostel and housed murderers, thieves and all kinds of other types of criminals.  Throw public executions into the mix and no wonder the building is considered one of the most haunted… Continue reading A Weekend in Jail | Hi-Ottawa Jail Hostel

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Review | Travellon Anti Theft Classic Sling Bag

While researching for Europe, I kept on coming across articles about tourists getting their passports, phones, wallet... basically everything.... stolen.  And just like medical student's disease (google it!), the more you read about it, the more scared you get.  So as someone motivated by fear and paranoia, I decided that I needed to invest in… Continue reading Review | Travellon Anti Theft Classic Sling Bag

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My First Ever Free Upgrade to Business Class

I was sitting at the gate, savouring my last few minutes of free wifi and catching pokemon when I heard "Alexis Chan, we are giving you a seat in business class" on the PA system.  And as I looked up from my phone, a path lit up with flight attendants on each side blowing trumpets… Continue reading My First Ever Free Upgrade to Business Class