Europe Travel

Are You Ready To Accept Your Call To Adventure?

Steph Jagger | Posted 01.24.2017 | Canada Living
Steph Jagger

What would change if we spent as much time glorifying start lines as we do finish lines? What if we cheered as wildly for people the moment they assumed their position in the starting blocks as we do when they run through the tape at the end of the race?

An Insider's Guide To Capri

Amanda Blakley | Posted 12.05.2016 | Canada Travel
Amanda Blakley

Capri, the blue island, is a Mediterranean magnet for celebrities, jet setters and global nomads alike. It's inhabitants are Caprese first and Italians second. Everything about Capri's lifestyle and pace reinforce it's unique beauty and appeal to such a well-travelled tourist.

Don't Let Fear Be Your Guide To Planning A Vacation

Julie Rusciolelli | Posted 09.13.2016 | Canada Travel
Julie Rusciolelli

I prepared for this trip months before, but not in the way I should have. With the recent bombings and terrorist activity in the countries I was about to visit, it seemed we couldn't go a month without an attack in Europe making headlines in Canada. This put me and my husband on high tourist safety alert.

These Canadians Spent $325 For An Epic European Adventure

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 03.03.2016 | Canada Living

Here's how they did it.

8 European Budget Destinations For Fall

Allison Eberle | Posted 11.11.2016 | Canada Travel
Allison Eberle

A holiday in Europe doesn't have to be expensive, especially if you visit in fall. In many parts of Europe, fall is considered the shoulder- or off-season. That means you can save big on accommodations, avoid photobombs by packs of tourists and return home with a little money left in the bank.

6 Reasons You Seriously Should Visit Snowy Finland This Winter

Allison Eberle | Posted 10.29.2016 | Canada Travel
Allison Eberle

We've almost programmed our minds to link tropical climates to holiday time and travel. But have you ever considered taking the winter holidays to go out and adventure through a winter wonderland? Embrace winter this year and take a look at why we believe Finland is one of the most fantastic places to visit.

There's More to France than Paris

Flight Network | Posted 10.19.2016 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

France is a vibrant country, rich in culture and heritage. Whether it's beaches, countryside, nightlife, wineries, or cuisine, you can find all of it and much more across the country. If you want a metropolitan feel, you can find it in France. If you yearn to hide away from the hustle bustle of city life and just escape, France is also your answer.

8 Reasons Why Bruges Should Be Your Next Destination

Allison Eberle | Posted 10.14.2016 | Canada Travel
Allison Eberle

Often referred to as the "Venice of Belgium," the city of Bruges is a charming, antique sort of town that has preserved its medieval charm of centuries past. Ever since the release of the black comedy motion picture In Bruges, tourists have been flocking to the Belgian city, and they never regretted that traveling decision.

Discover the Paris Beyond the Eiffel Tower

Desi Globetrotter | Posted 08.09.2016 | Canada Travel
Desi Globetrotter

Planning a trip to Paris this fall? If you've visited before, your first trip to the City of Love may have been a whirlwind tour that went something like this -- Eiffel Tower, check. Notre Dame, check. Louvre, check. As much as these 'first-time' experiences are quintessential, there is so much more to Paris.

How to Make the Most Out of 7 Days in Madrid (on a Budget)

Desi Globetrotter | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Travel
Desi Globetrotter

If it cost the same, what would you rather spend: seven days in San Francisco, or seven days in Madrid? I know what my husband and I chose for our special occasion vacation. Here are my travel tips so you can create special memories abroad with your loved ones too-on a budget and without sacrificing your travel experience.

5 Reasons to Pack Your Bags and Go to Spain

Marissa Anwar | Posted 04.28.2015 | Canada Travel
Marissa Anwar

The magnificent 1,000 year old mosque in Cordoba is one of the country's best attractions. If you like art, Spain boasts one of the largest art galleries in the world -- The Museum of El Prado, in Madrid. The museum is home to more than 8,000 paintings and works of art by the country's famous artists like Pablo Picasso, César Manrique, Goya, Velazquez and Salvador Dalí.

5 Helpful Travel Tips for the Wandering Vegetarian

Rebecca Ananda | Posted 09.07.2014 | Canada Travel
Rebecca Ananda

Maintaining an alternative food lifestyle while traveling in countries that do not understand or recognize vegetarianism as the moral/ethical/healthful imperative that it is to you, will always be a challenge. But there are ways to make it easier. After globe-trotting across every continent, 30+ countries, I've developed a few strategies to help keep my lean, mean, vegetarian machine meat-free on the hoof.

This Could Be Europe's Newest City Oasis

AFP | Relaxnews | Posted 05.10.2014 | Canada Travel

(Relaxnews) - Liverpool is hoping to follow in the footsteps of New York by creating its own ‘High Line' stretch of panoramic urban parkway from a c...

Italy's Snake Festival Looks Downright Scary

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.01.2014 | Canada Travel

When it comes to countries, there's hardly a shortage of things to do in Italy. Between admiring architecture, brushing up on ancient history and ...

10 Reasons Why You Should Be In London Right Now

AFP | Relaxnews | Posted 04.28.2014 | Canada Travel

(Relaxnews) - The Eurostar, the high-speed train that connects London to the European continent in under three hours, is celebrating its 20th annivers...

13 Questions Every Traveller Should Ask In Europe

The Huffington Post Canada | Manori Ravindran | Posted 05.12.2014 | Canada Travel

If language is wine upon the lips, as writer Virginia Woolf once said, North Americans have been sober for a very long time. Many of us – only fluen...

The Best European Cities You've Yet To See

AFP | Relaxnews | Posted 04.01.2014 | Canada Travel

Forget Paris and Rome. A travel website has compiled a list of European destinations that aim to take globetrotters who’ve already been to London --...

Top Tips For Budget-Friendly Solo Travel

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 05.31.2014 | Canada Travel
Sacha DeVoretz

I absolutely agree that travel is the best way to learn more about neighbours in other parts of the world and also about ourselves. But where I am bit discouraged is why so much emphasis is placed on traveling for youth and not adults.

The Ex-Spaceman's Guide To Ireland

AFP | Relaxnews | Posted 03.28.2014 | Canada Travel

(Relaxnews) - Tourism Ireland has tapped retired Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield to promote the 'Emerald Isle' in a series of promotional online vid...

The 8 People You're Guaranteed To Meet In Europe

The Huffington Post Canada | Manori Ravindran | Posted 03.25.2014 | Canada Travel

Meeting people in Europe is like stepping into a Wes Anderson film: everyone’s a little bit crazy, but with great shoes and rapier wit. If you...

The 12 European Cities You Should Visit Right Now

The Huffington Post Canada | Nikki Gill | Posted 03.20.2014 | Canada Travel

Canadians' love-hate relationship with winter tends to teeter on the "hate" side once spring has sprung in other parts of the world. While Canucks sti...

Beaches We'd Rather Be At Right Now

AFP | Relaxnews | Posted 03.19.2014 | Canada Travel

(Relaxnews) - With its turquoise waters and lush green cliffs, the Fernando de Noronha archipelago, off the Brazilian coast, is home to the world's to...

Travel Scams To Never Fall For In Europe

The Huffington Post Canada | Manori Ravindran | Posted 03.18.2014 | Canada Travel

You prepared for chilly airplanes, heat waves and temperamental volcanoes, but did you anticipate getting scammed into paying a 500 Euro bar tab? Prob...

The Inside Of This Little Bungalow Will Blow Your Mind

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.18.2014 | Canada Business

The outside looks as ordinary as can be, but the interior of this bungalow in the Montreal suburb of Saint-Laurent is a total surprise. On the mark...

LOOK: Proof We're ALL A Little Bit Irish

AFP | Relaxnews | Posted 03.17.2014 | Canada Travel

(Relaxnews) - Between March 14 and 17, iconic monuments around the world will be bathed in green light in honour of the traditional Irish holiday. ...