Canada Beaches

Swap Snow For Sand: People-Watching In L.A.

Discover LA | Posted 11.02.2016 | Canada Travel
Discover LA

It's easy to conclude that a favourite part about summer is heading to the beach - to swim, tan, relax and of course, people watch. Whether it's Toronto's Cherry Beach or Vancouver's English Bay Beach, beachgoers are always hoping to spot some unique individuals to make the day. While the weather here is getting colder, this doesn't mean our favourite activity should stop.

Soaking Up The Flavours Of The French Riviera

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 10.03.2016 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

A melding of Italian and French ingredients and cooking techniques, Nicoise food is distinct and simple. With an abundance of Mediterranean seafood, it's also delectable. You won't find heavy sauces on the cuisine, nor a lot of fatty dishes.

Layover At LAX? How To Make The Most Of Your Time

Discover LA | Posted 09.21.2016 | Canada Travel
Discover LA

Layovers don't necessarily mean endless hours of waiting and mindlessly flipping the same magazine over and over again. In fact, a layover can mean an extra fun pit stop to your vacation, depending on how many hours you have.

The 'Natural Viagra' Of Saint Lucia

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 08.15.2016 | Canada
Tiffany Leigh

If you have a desire to sip on an endless string of rum cocktails by the beach -- well, dream no more -- it can be your reality. Feed your piggy ban...

Nicaragua With Niños: The Secret Destination Everyone Is Whispering About

Amanda Blakley | Posted 07.19.2016 | Canada Travel
Amanda Blakley

Like most remote and magical hidden corners, we heard whispers and rumblings from friends and colleagues about Nicaragua as a travellers' delight.

20 Of The Best Beaches In Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Bria John | Posted 07.21.2016 | Canada Living

Yes, Canada does have beaches. And they're downright beautiful.

Celebrate Canada Day And Independence Day Safely With Hand Sanitizers

Jason Tetro | Posted 06.27.2016 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

The spread of infectious diseases at large events, also known as mass gatherings has become a major concern as a result of numerous outbreaks. The issue has become so great mathematical models have been developed to predict an outbreak depending on the event.

10 Ways To Get Your Backyard All Decked Out

Todd Hauptman | Posted 06.21.2016 | Canada Living
Todd Hauptman

Deck experts suggest that you should build your dream outdoor living space. Take the time to think and dream about creating a space that your loved ones and you can enjoy throughout the summer months. This is the thinking phase of the project. Consider how much greenery you'd like to put on the deck to create a private space.

Discover El Salvador's Unknown Wonders

Allison Eberle | Posted 06.07.2016 | Canada Travel
Allison Eberle

This picture-perfect country with black-sand beaches, tourist-friendly colonial towns, ideal surfing waves, coffee plantations, and a string of hikeable volcanoes, is off the beaten path for more tourists. The perks -- you enjoy better prices, fewer crowds, and more authentic experiences with the country's warm-hearted locals.

I Have Fallen In Love With Toronto

Inessa Radostin | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Living
Inessa Radostin

There is a lot of thought that goes into marrying a city. I mean, do you get along? Do you have the same taste in art and music? But most importantly, will you still excite each other day in and day out for as long as you both shall live?

The Get Leashed Guide To America's Most Dog-Friendly Beaches

Get Leashed Magazine | Posted 05.02.2016 | Canada Living
Get Leashed Magazine

While America sports plenty of amazing beaches, not all of them are dog-friendly. We've beachcombed the entire country to find the best places for you to take your best friend for a run and a swim.

6 Destinations In Florida For The Perfect Family Vacation

Allison Eberle | Posted 04.04.2016 | Canada Travel
Allison Eberle

Families have been flocking to Florida for sunny, warm-weather vacations for decades. Afterall, the state is home to the Walt Disney World Resort (among countless other theme parks), thousands of miles of white-sand beaches and wildlife refuges just waiting for families to get outside and start exploring.

4 Canadian Beaches That Rival The Caribbean

Allison Eberle | Posted 03.08.2016 | Canada Travel
Allison Eberle

Trade palm trees for pines and firs and you have one of the world's dreamiest beach destinations -- Canada. The Great White North may not be praised for its hot temperatures and turquoise waters, but it's a place where you can still enjoy the peace and beauty of a beach all to yourself.

Sri Lanka's 7 Most Beautiful Beaches

Allison Eberle | Posted 03.04.2016 | Canada Travel
Allison Eberle

Your mind probably doesn't wander to the small Indian Ocean island of Sri Lanka. This rugged yet charming island south of India is loaded with sacred cities, ancient Buddhist ruins and beaches that will impress even the most well-traveled beach bums.

7 Tips To Pack For Your Warm-Weather Winter Getaway

Flight Network | Posted 01.08.2016 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

The holiday season has passed and it's time to start planning for your upcoming escape from the cold. However, choosing exactly what to pack for a warm destination, when summer is in the distant past, can be tricky for many travellers.

Florida's Bal Harbour Makes A Heavenly Winter Getaway

Vitamin Daily | Posted 12.02.2016 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

Swipe your room key in the mirrored lobby of the St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort and the elevators whisk you to your floor -- no buttons to press. This elegance and efficiency imbues the hotel where everything is, quite literally, elevated.

6 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Puerto Rico

Lisa Jackson | Posted 05.13.2016 | Canada Travel
Lisa Jackson

Too often, Canadian vacationers overlook Puerto Rico as a sun destination. But this lively island just south of Miami is filled with history, culture, ecotourism, and an incredible food scene.

10 Perfect Places in Ottawa to Picnic in the Sun

Yelp Canada | Posted 05.10.2016 | Canada Living
Yelp Canada

After one of the longest and coldest winters in recent memory, there's no question that the capital is ready to get outside. Boasting tons of green space, interesting landmarks, and breathtaking scenery, Ottawa's got plenty of places to throw down a blanket and cheers to the warm weather.

Travel Fashion Trends: Channeling Your Inner Stylista

Parmjit Parmar | Posted 06.22.2015 | Canada Style
Parmjit Parmar

With new resorts opening at record pace, finding the perfect warm weather getaway is easier than ever before. If you're hitting the beach this spring, don't leave home without these must-have travel essentials. Comfortable, breathable clothing is no longer limited to the yoga studio. Brands like PrAna combine form and function, resulting in perfect travel gear.

5 Reasons To Go On A Yoga Retreat

Charlotte Singmin | Posted 11.19.2014 | Canada Living
Charlotte Singmin

Remember how great you feel after Monday night yoga class? Well imagine feeling that way for an entire week! At a yoga retreat you will eat well (often vegan/vegetarian/raw, and always healthy!), get plenty of time to rest, and have the opportunity to practice yoga at least once a day.

Beat The Heat: Best Waterside Vacation Spots

Posted 07.15.2014 | Canada Travel

Summer is coming. While that seems like an unfathomable concept after mountains of snow from a brutal winter, it is, in fact, true. However brief summ...

Can't Swim at the Beach? Blame it on the Rain

Jason Tetro | Posted 08.08.2014 | Canada Impact
Jason Tetro

The link between swimming and infection has been known since the 1950s although the practice of testing recreational waters was only recommended some 40 years ago. The presence of potential pathogens in our waters has been known for quite some time.

One More Reason To Love Europe's Beaches

AFP | Relaxnews | Posted 05.28.2014 | Canada Travel

(BRUSSELS-AFP) - Swimmers wanting to take the plunge this summer in Europe can do so safe in the knowledge that the continent's 22,000 bathing destina...

Discovering the Bohemian Beaches of Goa

Heather Magee | Posted 05.14.2014 | Canada Travel
Heather Magee

Choosing the right place to stay is daunting, because Goa is huge and each beach town has a completely different flavor. I spent hours scouring the web trying to piece it together. My conclusion: if you crave some peace and quiet, but with reasonable access to nightlife, head to Candolim Beach.

The Beach Is Great for Sun, Surf and...Germs

Jason Tetro | Posted 05.09.2014 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

2012-05-28-GermGuyBanner.jpg Many of us cannot wait for Mother Nature and journey to one of a plethora of pleasant places famous for their warmth. Amongst the most popular destinations, including Florida, California and the Caribbean, exist some of the most desirable beaches where millions congregate to take in the joys of sun, sea, sand, and unfortunately germs.