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Top 10 Tips For Women Travelling Alone

Laura Berg | Posted 05.27.2016 | Canada Travel
Laura Berg

Trust yourself. If something does not seem right to you -- leave. Don't worry about being polite. Don't worry about looking foolish. Women who have found themselves in harrowing situations often say later that they wish they had listened to that queasy feeling.

Going Off The Beaten Path In Sweden

Christine E. Laprade | Posted 05.27.2016 | Canada Travel
Christine E. Laprade

You're already familiar with Abba, Swedish meatballs and Scandinavian design...Turns out Sweden has a lot more to offer and is particularly appealing to families or those who crave the unusual!

Vancouver Island's "House By The Sea"

Vitamin Daily | Posted 05.26.2016 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

If you're coming from the big city, there is nothing more detoxifying than taking in the aroma of Arbutus and Douglas fir trees as you meander the grounds of Tigh-Na-Mara Resort and Spa ("House By the Sea" in Gallic). Established by a Scottish family in the 1950s on 22 acres of forested land, the collection of log cabin-style bungalows is rustic luxury at its best.

California: One Big Outdoor Fitness Centre

Kathy Buckworth | Posted 05.25.2016 | Canada Travel
Kathy Buckworth

As someone who runs or works out six days a week, I was unnaturally concerned by what California had to offer me. How on earth was I going to get my gym fitness fix in a setting like this? I needn't have worried. I got active, in the most natural way.

4 Not-So-Obvious Reasons You Should Visit Colorado This Summer

Allison Eberle | Posted 05.24.2016 | Canada Travel
Allison Eberle

It's time to cancel your summer beach vacation and head to Colorado instead. Sure, Colorado shines in the winter months when its world-class ski resorts are covered in snow, but those who are in the know head to the Centennial State in summer too.

5 Thai Towns That Are Just As Cool As Bangkok

Flight Network | Posted 05.24.2016 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

It's easy to plant yourself in Bangkok for your entire trip to Thailand. It's true, you'll never run out of things to do, flavors to taste or Singhas to sip. However, spending your entire Thailand visit in Bangkok means you're missing out on some of the country's greatest destinations. These five Thai towns and cities are just as impressive as Bangkok, if you can peel yourself away from the capital city.

How Italian Mountain Honey Is Made

Tamara Griffiths | Posted 05.24.2016 | Canada Living
Tamara Griffiths

Think of Italy and one thinks of food, but not many people think 'mountains.' Yet mountains remain a principle source of the traditional, handcrafted food production Italy is famous for. And nowhere is that more true than with honey production.

Eat This, Not That At Mexico's Hyatt Ziva Cancun

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 05.25.2016 | Canada Travel
Tiffany Leigh

There are nine restaurants and seven bars that offer a spectrum of international cuisines and drinks. As your willing guinea pig, I sampled my way through as many eateries as possible. Here are my top recommendations for what you should and should not devour.

The Haute Dog's Guide To Cannes Chic

Get Leashed Magazine | Posted 05.24.2016 | Canada Living
Get Leashed Magazine

Inspired by the world's most glamorous festival and the frisky performance of dogs in film, Get Leashed brings you a guide on how to Cannes in canine-friendly style.

Visiting Sweet South Carolina

Vitamin Daily | Posted 05.24.2016 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

Sitting pretty just off the southeast Atlantic coast of South Carolina, Hilton Head Island boasts 19 km of scenic sand-dune-lined beaches, oyster-packed marshes and Spanish-moss-draped live oak trees. Regularly touted as one of the top resort islands in the U.S., Hilton Head provides the perfect semi-tropical platform to enjoy all that the South has to offer-- especially before the high-summer season hits.

Top Tips For Taking Amazing Travel Photos And Videos

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 05.20.2016 | Canada Travel
Sacha DeVoretz

I love travel and I love taking photos and shooting videos. But how to create photos and videos that people will really enjoy? Consider "people, places, things." This is a useful tip for fantastic vacation photos: the greatest travel photos will often include all three of these

Qualicum Beach Is Rustic, Relaxing And Anything But Boring

Kathy Buckworth | Posted 05.18.2016 | Canada Travel
Kathy Buckworth

"Relax, it's Qualicum!" I heard this many times during my visit to this small Vancouver Island community, whose population of 8,900 swells to 16,000 in the summer. They boast the dubious honour of having the highest median age of any city in Canada. But if you think that means this is a sleepy, tea-room filled community, think again.

The Top 5 European Cities For A Summer Getaway

Flight Network | Posted 05.17.2016 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

Summer is the peak time for travel to Europe, but if you don't mind higher crowds at famous tourist sites and longer lines at the airport, a summer trip to one of these European cities could make this summer the best one yet.

5 Midwest Destinations For Summer Fun

DiscountMyFlights.ca | Posted 05.17.2016 | Canada Travel
DiscountMyFlights.ca

Many travelers assume all summer getaways should be extravagant excursions to Europe or cross-country road trips. However, America's Midwest region is one of the most affordable, scenic and uncrowded for summer escapes. Even better, the area is loaded with happening cities, picturesque natural wonders and everything you need to make memories during the summer travel season.

Take A Trip To Beautiful Boston

Vitamin Daily | Posted 05.13.2016 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

Boston is as stylish as it is smart. Home to intellectual elite, this vibrant city is steeped in tradition, higher learning and culture. We spent a week in the historic city and returned richer for it.

Spring #OOTDs That Slay The Style Game

Posted 05.16.2016 | Canada Style

We're saying "bye" to layers and "hello" to these spring #ootds. From the AOL Partner Studio.

Why Tofino Is The Place To Be This Summer

Vitamin Daily | Posted 05.10.2016 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

Around Vancouver, we're blessed with beautiful mountains, beaches and a multitude of trails to trek. But when it comes to surfing, Tofino's where it's at. From waves to foodie delights to amazing sights, make sure you head West and take in Tofino this summer.

Nicaragua, The Hidden Gem Of The Americas

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 05.09.2016 | Canada Travel
Sacha DeVoretz

A close friend of mine, recently returned from a trip to Nicaragua and she told me it was one of the best adventures she has ever been on. She shared with me, that it had exceeded her expectations in every way. Still not on the tourist's radar, she told me that it was fairly easy travel around, gorgeous beaches, and nice little hotels spotted throughout the country.

Uniquely Canadian Eats You Won't Find South Of The Border

DiscountMyFlights.ca | Posted 05.06.2016 | Canada Living
DiscountMyFlights.ca

Canadians catch a hard time for their funny accents, overly-polite demeanors, and of course, Justin Bieber, but those who are in the know do not tease them about their food. Canadians enjoy an abundance of dishes that many of their neighbours south of the border never get to taste -- and they're missing out.

Why Do Canadians Love Florida So Much?

Kathy Buckworth | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Travel
Kathy Buckworth

The great thing about Florida is that each city has its own unique personality and appeal. Here's a breakdown of what you can expect at some of the most frequently visited cities, by Canadians.

Playtime In Paradise

Vitamin Daily | Posted 05.03.2016 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

Not almost in paradise, but actually Paradise: Paradise Island in the Bahamas is conveniently off the shores of Nassau so you can catch one of the daily flights into that city's international airport and before you know it be stepping onto the sunshine-drenched sands in Paradise.

Surf's Up At Huntington Beach

Vitamin Daily | Posted 05.02.2016 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

Going back to Cali means sun, surf and sand, and you'll get all that and then some (such as great food, fun shops, and yes, cute surfers), in the city where surfing originated in 'Merica. Just an hour drive from Los Angeles, it's perfect for a side trip or a week-long surf getaway.

6 Awe-Inspiring Destinations To Add To Your Canadian Travel Bucket List

at.las | Posted 05.02.2016 | Canada Travel
at.las

Oh, Canada: the land of ice and snow, where hockey players are the top national export, the people really are as nice as they say, and you'll find some of the most incredible landscapes in the entire world. From East Coast to West Coast, these awe-inspiring places will leave you with some truly Canadian wanderlustt.

Zika Virus: What You Need To Know

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre | Posted 04.29.2016 | Canada Living
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Only about 20 per cent of people who are infected with Zika actually experience any symptoms. The rest have no idea they were ever infected with it at all... Fever, rash, nausea, joint and muscle pain, headaches and redness of the eyes are all signs of a Zika infection. The only way to know for sure, though, is by getting a blood test.

Amazing Canadian Vacation Destinations You Didn't Even Know Existed

Andrea Chrysanthou | Posted 04.29.2016 | Canada Travel
Andrea Chrysanthou

While world events may have factored into Canadian's decisions to stay local, I'd like to think it had more to do with the fact that more of us are choosing to discover just how amazing this country really is. There are so many things to do in Canada and while you may think you've heard of them all, here are some that don't get the attention they deserve.