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...
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...
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...
The Best Things to Do in Le Marais, Paris
Craving an authentic Parisian experience? There's no better place than Le Marais to lose yourself in the city's simple pleasures.
10 Places Worth Visiting for the Food Alone
France and Italy get all the glory, but there's so much more global cuisine to explore.
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!...
The World’s Most Thrilling Elevator Rides
These towering achievements are attractions in themselves.
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.
The World’s Strangest Landmarks
They may not enjoy the fame of the Statue of Liberty or the Eiffel Tower, but these quirky landmarks still...
Travel Hacks That Could Save Your Next Vacation
Pack smarter, not harder! These unconventional items can prevent the most common holiday headaches.
As War Brewed in Europe, My Parents Set Their Sights on a New Life in Canada
Lured by the promise of plentiful and affordable farmland, a young Swiss family made Canada their home in the late...
Railway Adventures for the Canadian History Buff
All aboard for a magical history tour of attractions that are best experienced by train.
Stunning Shots That Showcase the Beauty of the Canadian Winter
Bundle up! Here are 50 photos that might just convince you to brave the bone-chilling cold—camera in hand.
I’ve Worked on Cruise Ships for 10 Years—These Are 18 Mistakes Every Traveller Should Avoid
These insider cruise tips just might be the difference between disaster and the trip of a lifetime.