Canada Travel News

Why You Should Book Your Vacation Right Now

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.11.2014 | Canada Travel

MONTREAL - The cost of escaping the frigid Canadian cold will rise next week as Sunquest becomes the first tour operator to explicitly raise its price...

Canadian Tourist's Death Probed By Police

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.06.2014 | Canada Travel

SAINT ANN, Jamaica - Police in Jamaica are investigating the death of a 53-year-old Canadian woman whose body was found Monday afternoon.A report on t...

Epic In-Flight Twitter Fight Revealed As Hoax

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Travel

Elan Gale's epic Twitter fight with a fellow U.S. Airways passenger has been revealed as a hoax. The producer with ABC's "The Bachelor" and "The B...

'I Don't Know How They Would Live In There'

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Travel

KINGSTON, Ont. - Eager visitors lined up Wednesday as the historic Kingston Penitentiary threw open its doors to the general public for the first time...

Home To Children, Killers And Monsters

CBC | Posted 11.25.2013 | Canada Travel

Even before Kingston Penitentiary closes its storied doors to some of Canada's most famous criminals, tourists are clamouring to get a peek insid...

5 Places You Don't Want To Visit Right Now

The Huffington Post Canada | Julianna McDermott | Posted 09.06.2013 | Canada Travel

For many travellers, September's arrival means and end to the busy summer tourism season and the beginning of the new school year. But as some va...

What The Amazing Race Taught Us About Canada This Week

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada Travel

Things got dirty on this week's episode of the Amazing Race Canada and that doesn't even include the sneaky tactics teams have resorted to get a leg u...

If You Thought Toronto's Hipster Map Was Bad..

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.11.2013 | Canada Travel

Yelp's Toronto hipster map may paint Queen Street West as the city's corridor to canning, chic couture and cycling but how does it compare to places l...

Canadians In Dominican Face Jail Time AND Fine

CBC | Posted 08.17.2013 | Canada Travel

Two Canadian men imprisoned in the Dominican Republic following a post-wedding brawl last month have been released and will be returning to Canada, a ...

New Details In Case Of Canadians Jailed In Dominican

CBC | Posted 08.14.2013 | Canada Travel

Two Canadian men who have been imprisoned in the Dominican Republic threw punches in a post-wedding brawl last month, court documents say. ...

The Best Travel Photos Of The Week

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.02.2013 | Canada Travel

What’s nice about travelling in June is that there’s no shortage of choice. Whether it’s a far-flung excursion or a short camping trip, traveler...

June's Must-Visit Destinations

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 06.01.2013 | Canada Travel

So much to do, so many places to see, but so little time to do it all. That's where Destination Unknown comes into play. At the beginning of each mont...

Tourist Brings Home Rare Virus

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.29.2013 | Canada Alberta

TORONTO - Public health authorities in Alberta say a woman from the province has been diagnosed with a rare virus after she returned from a trip to Th...

The Best Travel Photos Of The Week

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.19.2013 | Canada Travel

The Victoria Day long weekend is here and that means there's bound to be some travelling involved over the next few days. Of course with any long ...

The Best Travel Photos Of The Week

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.05.2013 | Canada Travel

The month of May is well under way but so are the travel plans of many Canadians and here are the photos to prove it. To kick off a new month, this...

The Best Travel Photos Of The Week

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.21.2013 | Canada Travel

One of the great things about travel is that there are many ways to do it. Sure, there are certain perks and downfalls to with each method but wha...

The Best Travel Photos Of The Week

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.14.2013 | Canada Travel

What a week for travellers in North America. Just when you thought you didn't have to run your itinerary by Old Man Winter, the frosty weather comes b...

The Best Travel Photos Of The Week

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.07.2013 | Canada Travel

It's back! After a brief hiatus, HuffPost Canada Travel's weekly round-up of travel photos has returned and it's brought back some great photography h...

Destination Unknown: The Best Places To Go This March

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 04.01.2013 | Canada Travel

So much to do, so many places to see, but so little time to do it all. That's where Destination Unknown comes into play. At the beginning of each mont...

'Why Couldn’t It Happen Again?': Ex-CN Supervisor

CBC | Posted 04.28.2013 | Canada Travel

A deadly high-speed VIA Rail train derailment in Burlington, Ont., last year might have been prevented had CN heeded warnings and removed or upgraded ...

Sunwing Smokers Sentenced

CBC | Posted 04.06.2013 | Canada Travel

Two of three family members accused of smoking during a Sunwing flight that left Halifax for the Dominican Republic on Friday were sentenced in Bermud...

Destination Unknown: The Best Places To Go This February

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 01.31.2013 | Canada Travel

So much to do, so many places to see, but so little time to do it all. That's where Destination Unknown comes into play. At the beginning of each mont...

Mexico: Like Canada, but Warmer

Paula Danylevich | Posted 02.17.2013 | Canada Travel
Paula Danylevich

I have been living "the good life" in Mexico for just over six weeks now. I love it, and I am seriously considering moving here for good.We always hear that Canadians are the nicest people in the world, and although I believe that to be an accurate statement, the Mexican people sure give us a run for our money.

I'm Glad Amazing Race Canada Is Staying Close to Home

Corinne McDermott | Posted 02.09.2013 | Canada Travel
Corinne McDermott

The media seems to embrace the notion of The Amazing Race Canada being solely set in Canada as the "love letter" CTV exec Phil King claims it will be, but comments suggest a large amount of viewers are less than impressed. The criticism that stings the most is that the show will be boring.

Trading In The Snow For Sun This Week

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.15.2012 | Canada Travel

Brrrr! Do you feel that? That is the sound of December's chill knocking at your door. Now, while some of us had no choice but to stay and open our...