Travel in Canada

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...

Why Your Vacation Plans Could Get More Expensive

CP | Linda Nguyen, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.10.2014 | Canada Travel

TORONTO - A lower loonie may be good news for many Canadian businesses but, over time, consumers may see prices creep up for those popular vacations t...

Canadian Tourism Gets A Boost In March

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.17.2013 | Canada Travel

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says travel to Canada rose 2.6 per cent in March, mainly because of a 3.2 per cent increase in visitors from the United Sta...

20 Best Places To Travel In Canada In 2013

Vacay.ca | Posted 03.05.2013 | Canada Travel
Vacay.ca

Go east. That's the advice from Vacay.ca writers, editors and photographers who selected the 20 Best Places to Travel in Canada in 2013. Six entries, including four in the top 10, are east of Quebec. Ontario led all provinces with four destinations on the list, while British Columbia, Alberta, and Newfoundland and Labrador notched three spots each.

The Stunningly Beautiful Belle Province

Samantha Kemp-Jackson | Posted 11.18.2012 | Canada Travel
Samantha Kemp-Jackson

A lifelong Torontonian, I've seen startlingly little of the rest of our beautiful country, a reality of which I'm not proud. This reality was the impetus behind my most recent family travel venture. With the summer quickly winding down and Labour Day beckoning, I boarded a train with the family and headed East. La Belle Province was our destination, Montreal to be exact.

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.