Canada Travel

How To Survive A Mid-Flight Meltdown

Elena Murzello | Posted 03.22.2017 | Canada Travel
Elena Murzello

You're waiting for your flight to board and you receive an unexpected text that sends you to an emotional tailspin. Lucky for you, if you book it the nearest bathroom and compose yourself before heading up in the air. But what if you find yourself unexpectedly sobbing at the ending of a rom-com mid flight?

5 Poetic Stays For World Poetry Day | Posted 03.21.2017 | Canada Travel

March 21st is World Poetry Day. What better way to honour their legacy than to visit the cities that inspired their work?

Bucket-List Worthy Adventures In Canada

Posted 03.21.2017 | Canada Living

British Columbia is often pegged as Canada’s adventure-seeking capital but you’d be selling our home and native land short if you thought B.C. was the only place for once-in-a-lifetime views and unforgettable memories.

A Romantic 48 Hours In Montreal

Posted 03.20.2017 | Canada Living

If you’ve been struggling to save for that European trip, remember that cafes and fresh croissants can be found in our own backyard. Canada has its own little bit of heaven in Montreal, QC.

Versatile Fashion From The Mountains

Tamara Griffiths | Posted 03.13.2017 | Canada
Tamara Griffiths

An endangered endemic creature is now the mascot for a fashion line. In the heart of the Sibillini Mountains, Central Italy, lies Pontius Pilate's la...

Secret Spain: 7 Passionate Destinations Off The Beaten Track | Posted 03.10.2017 | Canada Travel

For centuries, travellers have been drawn to Spain for its breathtaking landscapes, spellbinding architecture, rich history and vibrant culture. To help you explore the stunning beauty and dazzling variety of Spain, we have tapped into our Passion Search function to help unearth seven Spanish gems where you can enjoy your own unique interests.

10 Flying-With-Kids Dos And Don'ts

Angie Campanelli | Posted 03.07.2017 | Canada
Angie Campanelli

If you're searching this subject, you've likely got an upcoming flight with kids. We've been there, done that and we've found that one of the main, f...

5 Boutique Hotels Every Traveller Should Visit In This Lifetime

Flight Network | Posted 03.06.2017 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

Six charming bungalows on a deserted Barbuda beach, villas perched upon the narrowest stretch of Santorini, and a beautified farmhouse nestled among the vineyards of wine country. These are just a few of the boutique hotels awaiting travelers willing to venture off the beaten path.

Tips For Packing A Minimalist Weekend Bag

Posted 03.14.2017 | Canada Living

Weekend trips are great, but packing isn’t. Most of us take on the task last minute, end up forgetting something important, or tend to bring too much. Curb your packing stress with these helpful tips.

Luck Has Nothing To Do With My Big Breaks. I Made Them Happen

Deepi Harish | Posted 03.06.2017 | Canada Living
Deepi Harish

Whenever I've gotten a break in life, it's because I put myself out there and seized an opportunity, without weighing the cons first. Taking risks, looking for hidden opportunities and being a doer - these are things that put you in a better position to get lucky.

Protect Your Vacation Bliss: 3 Ways To Come Home Healthy

Heather Greenwood Davis | Posted 03.02.2017 | Canada
Heather Greenwood Davis

Winter in Canada can elicit one of two very specific reactions. Either you embrace it wholeheartedly, don your toque and hit the slopes. Or you begin ...

Taking The Stress Out Of Spring Break Travel

Claire Newell | Posted 03.02.2017 | Canada
Claire Newell

Travel and trouble are two words you definitely don't want to see in the same sentence. TD Insurance recently conducted a survey and found that for mo...

What Is Weighing You Down?

Tarek Riman | Posted 03.02.2017 | Canada Living
Tarek Riman

Have you ever felt like you're being weighed down? There is a saying I often heard growing up in Lebanon: "The more you own, the more you will be ow...

What's New In San Francisco For 2017

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 03.02.2017 | Canada Travel
Sacha DeVoretz

I love travelling to new places. They can be around the corner or across the globe. Recently, I was lucky enough to explore San Francisco and found it to be an amazing place to visit with plenty of things to see and do (read: shopping) and innovation!

Travel To These Water Sites For Creative Inspiration

Shannon Skinner | Posted 02.27.2017 | Canada
Shannon Skinner

River Thames in London; photo courtesy @VisitBritain Water has a profound impact on us. The human body is mostly made of water, about 70 per cent, a...

8 Reasons We're Spending The Summer In Marseille

Posted 02.27.2017 | Canada Living

Paris may be France's main attraction but Marseille is just as awe-inspiring. This port city will reward you with fascinating history, architectural gems, and some of the best seafood you'll ever eat.

S-Trip! Reviews: 8 Must Have Apps While Travelling

S-Trip! | Posted 02.23.2017 | Canada

S-Trip! Reviews: 8 Must Have Apps While Travelling... and did we mention they're free! 1. Duolingo Experiencing a language barrier on your trip? No...

Top Design Destinations For 2017

Janette Ewen | Posted 02.22.2017 | Canada
Janette Ewen

Ever since Frank Gehry's spectacular Guggenheim Bilbao put its sleepy namesake city on the radar of architecture buffs two decades ago, design has became an integral aspect of travel and tourism, joining food, culture and climate when it comes to visitor draws. This year, the list of destinations sure to entice design fans includes spots from the West Indies to North Africa. They offer a wide range of aesthetic attractions, from cutting-edge urban design to exquisite historical gems.

5 Atypical Study Abroad Destinations | Posted 02.22.2017 | Canada

There's never been a time where education is more global. More and more, it's becoming an expectation by employers and grad schools to combine your de...

Expanding Preclearance For Faster, Charter-Protected Travel

Ralph Goodale | Posted 02.21.2017 | Canada Politics
Ralph Goodale

Preclearance allows all necessary customs and immigration inspections to be completed before departure, while the traveller is still in Canada, and the powers that U.S. border officers exercise under Canadian law are governed by the Canadian Bill of Rights, the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

How Travel Helps Antibiotic Resistance Spread Around The World

Jason Tetro | Posted 02.21.2017 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

2012-05-28-GermGuyBanner.jpg Though infections can affect almost any area of the body, on average, about half of the troubles are gastrointestinal, usually in the form of traveller's diarrhea. While this condition usually is not life-threatening, the symptoms certainly can ruin a vacation. Thankfully, most of these troubles are caused by bacteria and can be treated with a simple antibiotic prescription. Within a few days, the pain and those runs fade away allowing individuals to continue enjoying their trip.

Surviving Recession, Italian Mountain Style

Tamara Griffiths | Posted 02.17.2017 | Canada
Tamara Griffiths

In Italy recession is becoming a way of life. For example, the 'GDP Growth Rate in Italy averaged 0.60 percent from 1960 until 2016'

Amazing Adventures For Every Season

Posted 02.15.2017 | Canada Living

Adventures in Canada are as infinite as the country is vast. Any time is the best time to embark on an exciting adventure.

Love In The Era Of Irish Matchmaking

Lisa Jackson | Posted 02.13.2017 | Canada
Lisa Jackson

Matchmaking is one of Ireland's oldest traditions, and for the last 150 years, it has taken place in Lisdoonvarna, a West Coast village near the iconic Cliffs of Moher. For the month of September, this tiny spa town of 800 residents hosts the popular Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival -- a month-long celebration uniting hopeful romantics from around the world.

Low Expectations Are The Key To Happy Family Travel

Angie Campanelli | Posted 02.10.2017 | Canada Parents
Angie Campanelli

If you're thinking about taking a trip with your kids to get away from it all, think again. Know what you're getting into. Know that it might be even more difficult than life at home. Know that it could be messy, tiring and ugly at times. But it's honestly the best thing ever.