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...
What You Should Know Before Moving to Canada
Moving to Canada can be a bit of culture shock. One recent immigrant shares helpful hints for newcomers.
10 Things You Should Never Say to a Canadian
Canadians have a reputation for being polite and easygoing, but you'll want to avoid these faux pas.
The Most Haunted Places in Canada
From gothic hotels to gruesome battlefields, these spooky sites are the most haunted places in the country.
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.
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...
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...
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.
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.
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!
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.
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...
The Blue Mountain Pottery Story
When Blue Mountain Pottery went out of business, every piece became a collector's item. Blue Mountain aficionado Mary Dunk shares...
This Classic Canadian Watercraft is Seaworthy Once Again
It seems amazing that this Gidley survived long enough to cross paths with an old guy who was looking for...
50 Canadians Reveal What Their “Happy Place” Looks Like
We challenged you to share your "happy place"—that magical spot where you feel your calmest and most comfortable—and you delivered!...
If You’ve Never Seen a Baby Lynx Before, Get Ready to Say “Aww!”
Capturing a few photos of this adorable baby lynx on a weekend road trip was a thrill for these wildlife...
The Best Places to See Dinosaur Fossils in Every Province
More than 100 different species of dinosaurs once roamed across Canada. Here are the best places to see evidence of...
Breathtakingly Beautiful Sights to See in Alberta
From the rolling Prairies to the Rocky Mountains, Alberta's scenic landscapes are among the most spectacular in Canada. Here are...
I Grew Up in a Mail-Order House From the Eaton’s Catalogue
A century-old farmhouse holds many special memories for one family.