Canadian Travel

Ten Alternative Destinations for Canadian Travellers

Cheapflights | Posted 03.04.2015 | Canada Travel

While Canadians love to travel, often it's on a tried and true path. Many of the most popular destinations are wonderful for a reason, but there is something to be said for charting a different course. To avoid some crowds and to experience something new, why not try an alternative destination to the places on everyone's travel to-do list?

Top travel trends and hot destinations for 2015

Cheapflights | Posted 02.03.2015 | Canada Travel

2015 is just around the corner and so the team at has gotten out its crystal ball for a peak at the travel year ahead. Read on for our...

Hidden In Plain Sight: Amazing Destinations Inside Canada's Biggest Cities

Posted 12.08.2014 | Canada Travel

When you think of cities, you probably picture tall buildings, neatly curated parks, and wide congested streets. You don’t really think of labyrinth...

Action Heroes Wanted: Planning Your Adventure Vacation In Alberta

Posted 01.27.2015 | Canada Travel

Let’s be real: you're no average winter sports enthusiast. While the rest of us are sauntering down the mountain anticipating the chalet, you're bom...

Timelessly Brilliant: 8 Eye-Catching Landmarks From A Different Era

Posted 11.13.2014 | Canada Living

Canada’s natural beauty is pristine; we all know that. It’s a kind of pastoral lushness that draws visitors from across the country and around the...

How the Liberal Budget Could Affect Your Next Vacation

Candice Malcolm | Posted 07.16.2014 | Canada Politics
Candice Malcolm

Kathleen Wynne's budget proposed a new tax that will increase the average price of an overseas trip for a family of four by hundreds of dollars. Flying in Canada is already obscenely expensive, thanks to a host of taxes, fees, charges, rents, and regulations imposed by both the federal and provincial governments.

14 Unusual Places That'll Make You Love Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Michele Sponagle | Posted 02.13.2014 | Canada Travel

Oh Canada, we stand on guard for thee because our love runs deep. From your fanatical devotion to Tim Hortons and hockey, to your supermodel good ...

You'll Be Surprised by These Favourite Winter Travel Destinations

Matt Gibson | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Travel
Matt Gibson

It's no secret that Canadians relish their winter vacations, those two weeks during which they can escape the bitter cold (and their jobs). It's no surprise Canadians seek sunny warm weather and head south but some of the results will raise an eyebrow or two. The top 14 destinations are listed in the slideshow below.

Meet The Other Side Of Canadian Tourism

The Huffington Post Canada | Lucas Aykroyd | Posted 08.16.2013 | Canada Travel

Summer's the perfect time to escape the busy urban lifestyle in Canada. There’s nothing wrong with enjoying fine dining in Vancouver’s swankiest r...

Canadians Set New Travel Record

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.20.2013 | Canada Travel

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says travel abroad by Canadians increased across the board in September, while the number of foreign visitors to Canada dec...

Best Travel Photos Of The Week: Where Is Mid-November Taking Us?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.16.2012 | Canada Travel

We may have missed last week's installation of our best photos, but that only serves to inspire us a little more as we head deeper into November. A...

Best Travel Photos Of The Week

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.12.2012 | Canada Travel

Oh, wanderlust. It's something the travel editors at The Huffington Post Canada feel most days of the week but by Friday, the urge to break free an...

Canadian Travel Numbers Drop During July

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2012 | Canada Travel

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says travel to Canada in July declined 2.5 per cent in July compared with June, mostly because of fewer American visitors.T...

I Was a City Slicker Humbled By The Rockies

Samantha Kemp-Jackson | Posted 08.25.2012 | Canada Travel
Samantha Kemp-Jackson

My family and I are city slickers, that's a fact. We love the life that living in the downtown core affords us. People say that "back to nature" is the way to go if you want to get a real perspective on life. Hogwash, I thought... until now. My motor-mouth and city swagger was at once shot down by the scene before me. I had been humbled by the mountains.

StatsCan: Travel Rates Hit Milestone In December

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.21.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says Canadians made 5.1 million trips outside the country in December, up 1.5 per cent from November.December marked the fi...

Canadians Urged To Leave Syria

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.15.2011 | Canada

OTTAWA - The federal government is advising against all travel to Syria due to the country's unpredictable security situation.The advisory from Foreig...