The 50 Funniest Town Names Across Canada
From "Snafu" in the Yukon to Newfoundland's "Happy Adventure," these funny Canadian town names often have fascinating origins.
Visiting Ontario’s Waterloo Region: 10 Must-See Stops!
Known both for its urban technology hubs and rural wide-open spaces, Waterloo Region provides visitors with many unique opportunities to...
50 Reasons You’ve Got Winnipeg All Wrong
The capital of Manitoba is an overlooked gem that sparkles with a lively arts scene and destination eateries.
The 10 Most Haunted Places in Canada
From gothic hotels to gruesome battlefields, these spooky sites are the most haunted places in Canada.
10 Must-Try Canadian Dishes (and the Best Places to Find Them)
From centuries-old soups to decadent desserts, here are the must-try iconic Canadian dishes.
10 Things You Should Never Say to a Canadian
Canadians have a reputation for being polite and easygoing, but don't make these faux pas.
11 Unique Maple Syrup Farms Across Canada
Nothing says spring like a trip to the local sugar bush. Check out 12 maple syrup producers putting their own...
The Worst Mistakes You Can Make When Booking a Vacation Online
Learning from these mistakes could save you money—and major headaches—on your next holiday.
Wild Horse Adventures in High River, Alberta
Photographing these incredible creatures was at the top of Norma Van Alstine’s bucket list.
Before She Passed, My Grandmother Shared Her Childhood Memories of the 1920s
Her family was among the early settlers in North Bay, Ontario, which meant land had to be cleared before work...
10 Great Things To Do in Jasper
Between its fairytale forests, lofty mountains and jewel-toned lakes, Jasper National Park is a haven for outdoor adventurers or anyone...
The Grown-Up’s Guide to Universal Studios Hollywood
This iconic L.A. theme park isn’t just for kids. Check out the legendary attraction’s top draws for adults, and insider...
These Vintage Postcards Offer a Unique Glimpse Into Canada’s Past
Using the "social media" of long ago to explore family roots has grown into a fascinating hobby for this Quebecer.
Spanish Phrases Everyone Should Memorize
Whether you're planning on visiting a Spanish-speaking country or simply want to bone up on your Español, these phrases are...
10 Days Out West: A Dream Trip to Alberta
An Alberta vacation had always been a dream of mine, so I jumped at the opportunity to spend 10 days...
Why Decorating Easter Eggs Isn’t Just For the Kids
I often think that traditions are like cement in that they help hold families together.
The Best Caribbean Beaches For Every Type of Traveller
So many beautiful beaches, so little vacation time! With each of these sun-soaked destinations boasting their own unique claim to...
What I Wish I’d Known Before Moving to Montreal
Moving from one Canadian city to the next can be overwhelming. Here are some helpful tips to consider before moving...
The Best Bird-Watching Spot in Every Province
Canada's most avid bird-watchers reveal 10 locations where our feathered friends can be found in abundance.
In the 1950s, My Mom Became the First Woman to Fly Solo for Canadair
A heartwarming tribute to a mother who loved "dancing in the clouds."
I Discovered a Remarkable Romance Hidden Among the Branches of My Family Tree
An amateur genealogist uncovers a love story for the ages.
These Canadian Critters Were Ready For Their Close-Ups!
Canada boasts an amazing abundance of wildlife, but it’s rare to find them as perfectly-posed as they were for these...
10 Reasons You Shouldn’t Live on Vancouver Island
This nurturing, welcoming, mystical locale is highly addictive. Consider yourself warned!
10 Hidden Gems of Ireland Worth Adding to Your Itinerary
Already kissed the Blarney Stone and sampled a pint at the Guinness Storehouse? There’s still so much of Ireland left...
The Best Indoor Amusement Parks Across Canada
Who says roller coasters are just for summer? These great Canadian amusement parks deliver thrills for the whole family, year-round.
In the Winter of ’81, Something Strange Washed Up on the Bay of Fundy’s Shores
How one town rallied around an amazing, unexpected visitor.
The World’s Most Magical Places to Swim
Whether you're diving into the caldera of an extinct volcano or skimming along the top of crystal-clear waters, the world...
Why Bonaire is the Caribbean’s Best-Kept Secret
Bonaire has everything you'd want in a Caribbean getaway: warm weather, crystal-clear waters and abundant marine life. But this tiny...
World-Class Experiences That Don’t Require a Passport
A “staycation” in Western Canada can be just as spectacular as a far-flung destination. These unique attractions in the Canadian...
K-Tel Records Got Me Hooked on Vinyl—And I’ve Never Looked Back
All the platters that matter are still spinning.
The Alluring Mysteries of the Old Homestead
This charming log structure remains a striking feature on our family's Alberta farm, and poses a number of questions about...