Get Your Kicks on Bicycle Route 66

Bryen Dunn | Posted 03.09.2015 | Canada Travel
Bryen Dunn

Most know the history behind the iconic Route 66 highway that runs across the USA. Now Adventure Cycling's 2,493-mile bicycle route will revitalize the "Main Street of America" -- this time with travelling cyclists.

Where To Eat, Stay and Play in Chicago

Theresa Albert | Posted 01.13.2015 | Canada Travel
Theresa Albert

The exploration of Chicago requires a good pair of shoes and a good few days a couple of times a year, ideally. On the weekend that I visited, I ha...

Toronto Transit Solutions No One Is Talking About

Jon Packer | Posted 11.29.2014 | Canada Living
Jon Packer

Public transit alone will not solve our congestion problems or improve the health of our cities. Here then is a selection of transit solutions NOT making headlines in Toronto's municipal elections.

What Made Visiting Alinea Restaurant Taught Me About Business

Andy Nulman | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada Business
Andy Nulman

I'm no foodie, but a 35 year business career has taken me to some of the finest food emporiums all over the globe. Nothing has even come close to the epicurean delight I experienced at chef Grant Achatz's majestic Alinea. It didn't merely shatter expectations for a restaurant, it was one of my great life experiences, period.

More Violence -- Over 22-Cent Soda Tax

Candace Plattor | Posted 06.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Candace Plattor

This horrible violence is bound to happen again, somewhere else, today or tomorrow, maybe in my neighborhood or yours -- how can any of us think it won't?

Canadian Musician Loses Guitar, Finds Thousands Of Friends

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

In just a weekend, B.C. blues musician Harry Manx went through the despair of having his unique Indian guitar stolen from an airport baggage carousel,...

Seven Ways to Tame Your Travel Bug

Talia Ricci | Posted 11.18.2013 | Canada Travel
Talia Ricci

What does a young woman with itchy feet do to tame this travel bug for the next year or so? I have thought of some solutions that have tamed my travel bug the past six months that could maybe help others in similar situations.

Win A Chance To See Of Monsters And Men In Chicago

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

UPDATED: This contest is now closed. Thanks for entering! We've has been in favour Of Monsters And Men ever since the Icelandic six-piece landed in...

The Bipolar Canucks vs The Heroic Blackhawks

Kolby Solinsky | Posted 05.03.2013 | Canada
Kolby Solinsky

It doesn't really matter what happens or how the standings change. For the foreseeable future, the Vancouver Canucks and Chicago Blackhawks are semi-p...

How Walkable Is Your City?

Jon Packer | Posted 04.22.2013 | Canada Living
Jon Packer

Two recent reports rate Vancouver as Canada's most walkable city among a ranking of the world's top ten that also included Florence, Paris and Dubrovnik, Croatia. All great cities, but what is the definition of walkable and how does it contribute to the city experience?

Why City Branding Needs More Cliches

Andy Nulman | Posted 02.10.2013 | Canada Business
Andy Nulman

You can fight common cliches, but where's the win? Saying Montreal's NOT about winter or greasy, calorie-packed, high-cholesterol food? The win is in the convincing otherwise, and the art of convincing rarely comes from the negative or exclusionary "This is what we're NOT"; it comes from the "This is what we ARE."

The Woman Who Started a Travelling Supper Club

Shannon Skinner | Posted 10.29.2012 | Canada Living
Shannon Skinner

2012-06-18-ShannonSkinner.jpg After a fateful trip to Paris, Ackerman was inspired to turn her love of travel, food, art and culture into a business. So she launched Butter and Egg Road, a travel-inspired private members' club that brings together an international community of like-minded people to share their love of food, art and culture during weekend social events in different cities across North America.

Hotels with Unique Concierge Services

Huffington Post Canada | Ilona Biro | Posted 06.07.2012 | Canada Travel

When we travel we seek out unique experiences that will stay with us long after we've arrived back home. As beacons for their destinations, hotels...

NATO Set To Wrap With Outline For Afghan Mission

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.20.2012 | Canada Politics

CHICAGO - The time has come to finally close the door on more than a decade of Canadian military involvement in Afghanistan, the prime minister said M...

Don't Just Throw Those Human Organs Away

CP | Lindsey Tanner, The Associated Press | Posted 06.25.2012 | Canada

CHICAGO - It turns out you can recycle just about anything these days — even kidneys and other organs donated for transplants.Recently in Chicago, i...

Canadian Charged In Mumbai Attacks 'Playing On The Same Team' As Terrorist: Prosecutors | Posted 08.07.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- CHICAGO - A Canadian charged in the deadly 2008 Mumbai attacks was "playing on the same team" as an admitted terrorist who helpe...