About Kelly

A Canadian freelance writer with a love of art, culture, literature and adventure, Kelly loves exploring foreign lands and expressing her experiences through the power of the written word. With no fixed address and only the possessions that they can carry in their backpacks, she and her English boyfriend Lee have been perpetually wandering the world since Spring 2011. They share their adventures as well as helpful travel tips and guides on their website, Global Goose

Swept Away – Niagara Falls

niagara falls close up waterfallAs a Canadian, born and bred in rural Alberta, I knew of Niagara Falls as an iconic landmark of my country. However, I didn’t see it with my own eyes until my 25th birthday. [Read more…]

The Ancient Past at the Colosseum in Rome

colosseumMany centuries ago, the stone walls of the Colosseum in Rome used to echo with the roaring chants of tens of thousands of spectators. They would scream and cheer at the top of their lungs while gladiators drenched in sweat and blood fought each other, Classical mythical dramas were performed or mock sea battles were reconstructed. [Read more…]