Entries by Adrian Brijbassi from 10/2012

Thirsty for Oktoberfest? The Top 24 Brewpubs in Canada

| Posted 10.02.2012 | Canada Living

In time for Oktoberfest celebrations across the country, we publish our first Top 24 Brewpubs in Canada list, giving attention to a growing segment that's important to Canadians and visitors to the country. The craft-brew craze has redefined how Canadians and visitors to this country drink beer. Here's the full list.

How Sandy Will Impact the Travel Industry

| Posted 10.30.2012 | Canada Travel

The historic storm that's sweeping across the eastern part of North America is the most significant weather event to impact the travel industry since the eruption of an Icelandic volcano in April 2010. Sandy, the hurricane-turned-post-tropical cyclone, will be responsible for the grounding of more than 20,000 flights and the loss of millions of dollars in revenue for the North American tourism industry. But it appears the storm's disruption for travellers will be far less debilitating than predicted.

Five Must-See Cemeteries

| Posted 10.31.2012 | Canada Travel

2012-10-31-halloweenbanner.jpg Cemeteries as tourist attractions? In some cases, yes, and not for morbid fascination either. You'll find unique links to history, unusual resting places for prominent people and, of course, more than a few entertaining ghost stories. In honour of Halloween, here are the five cemeteries I've visited in the past two years that rank as attractions by themselves.