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Live Out Your Jane Austen Fantasies At These Fancy Manors

Booking.com | Posted 05.24.2017 | Canada Travel
Booking.com

2017 marks the 200th anniversary of the death of beloved British author Jane Austen and for bookworm fans worldwide, why not mark the occasion by planning an exciting getaway to visit some of the U.K.'s finest stately homes with a direct connection to the great author's works? Whether you're a literary buff or just love the splendour, we have delved into our more than one million properties to select fantastic accommodations near to these grand, historical residences. Step back in time and take a leaf out of Jane Austen's book.

Why I Choose To Take The Road Less Travelled

Melissa Dawn | Posted 05.24.2017 | Canada Living
Melissa Dawn

In life, do you choose to take the road everyone has taken, or do you choose the path that is best for you? It might be tempting to choose what everyone has done, especially if it seemed to work for them. But is that what truly works for you?

What I'm Packing To Survive Vegas On Victoria Day Weekend

Lindsay Pleskot | Posted 05.17.2017 | Canada Travel
 Lindsay Pleskot

This upcoming weekend is Victoria Day long weekend. For us Canucks it's often the first big camping weekend but this year I'm doing something a bit different. This year I'm spending my Victoria Day in Vegas for a vachelorette party.

Think Spring: 9 Stunning Springtime Destinations

Booking.com | Posted 05.15.2017 | Canada Travel
Booking.com

With the warm weather finally upon us, many travellers are looking to shed those cumbersome layers and book a last-minute escape. But which destinations are worth travelling to in the Springtime? We've put together the top nine destinations that are at their most beautiful during Spring. From bustling metropolises to sandy beach locales, these are the must-visit cities to visit around the world before the Summer tourist crowd hits!

Surprising Facts About Walt Disney World Resort

Posted 05.16.2017 | Canada Living

So you think you know everything about Walt Disney World? Not so fast -- when it comes to the Resort and its four theme parks (Disney’s Animal Kingd...

Be A Hero This Summer And Take Your Kids To Disneyland

Posted 05.15.2017 | Canada Living

This summer, don’t miss your chance to discover some of your favorite Super Heroes together for the first time at Disney California Adventure Park. ...

Foraging For A New Future

Tamara Griffiths | Posted 05.11.2017 | Canada
Tamara Griffiths

In Italy eating wild plants has been central to the diet for the majority of the population from the fall of Rome until the end of WWII. Why is it be...

The Off-Resort Mayan Adventure I Never Wanted

Kate Palbom | Posted 05.10.2017 | Canada
Kate Palbom

At seven am the phone rings, lifting me out of a food-induced sleep. Day five of my luxury getaway on the Mayan Riviera is dawning and I am beyond ir...

Beachfront Glamping In Mexico: The Alternative Spring Break

Louise Johnson | Posted 05.09.2017 | Canada Travel
Louise Johnson

Instead of trying to find a patch of sand on a loud, crowded beach or witnessing a wet T-shirt contest by the pool, my boyfriend Geoff and I were able to fully immerse in the natural habitat of our surroundings. We ate fresh food from the on-site garden, watched as the sun rose during daily morning yoga, released baby turtles out to sea, and walked for hours on a stunning stretch of secluded beach.

There's No Bonding Experience Quite Like Travelling With Your Mom

Cheapflights.ca | Posted 05.09.2017 | Canada Travel
Cheapflights.ca

Mother's Day is around the corner and what better way to celebrate than with a vacation that builds the bond between mom and kids? Whether you're reading this as a mom or as a grown child thinking about taking your mom on vacation, we've got you covered.

The World's 6 Best Horseracing Destinations

Booking.com | Posted 05.08.2017 | Canada Travel
Booking.com

With the 143rd Kentucky Derby set to take place this past weekend, get your binoculars and your mint julep ready because we've gathered some of the best destinations around the world to take in the glamour and tradition of The Races.

Reasons To Take Your Kids To Walt Disney World This Summer

Posted 05.11.2017 | Canada Living

There’s no question about it, a trip to Walt Disney World Resort in Florida is what childhood dreams are made of. The mere mention of the resort cou...

Weekend Trips You Need To Book Now

Posted 05.04.2017 | Canada Living

Jetsetting to far off locales may be the dream, but our busy schedules and the hefty costs associated to travel don’t always make it possible for us...

8 Reasons Why Disney Parks Are The Best Places To Visit This Summer

Posted 05.11.2017 | Canada Living

No family vacation is more magical than a trip to a Disney park. Strapping on those mouse ears and taking in the excitement under the warm sun, is an ...

4 Canadian National Parks You Need To Visit This Summer

Flight Network | Posted 05.03.2017 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

Admission to Canada's national parks is free in 2017, and it's time to start taking advantage. Parks Canada is offering free 2017 Discover Passes to commemorate the Great White North's 150th anniversary, and that means you gain admission-free access to all of the country's historic sites, marine conservation areas and national parks.

Tips For The Anxious Traveller

Claire Newell | Posted 05.03.2017 | Canada Travel
Claire Newell

There are a lot of things that can make you worry when traveling. If you are an anxious person you know that your anxiety doesn't take a vacation just because you do. Here are some tips and tricks for your nervous travelers out there.

Discover The Incredible Cities Beyond The Capital

Booking.com | Posted 05.03.2017 | Canada Travel
Booking.com

While the capital city is an obvious choice for many vacationers, sometimes it's worth stepping outside of your comfort zone and going down the beaten path. Whether you are looking for a party, to explore the culture of historical sites, or even delve into local cuisines, there are always cities to discover beyond the capital to meet your needs!

Will Your MP Vote To Label GMOs And Uphold Your Right To Know?

Rachel Parent | Posted 05.02.2017 | Canada Politics
Rachel Parent

It is all too easy to call those who express concerns about GM food "anti-GM." This is wrong. The real issue is whether we believe in transparency and democracy. Bill C-291 is not part of an anti-GM campaign. It would not inhibit the production of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in Canada.

Where Canadians Should Go While Airfare Is Low

Cheapflights.ca | Posted 04.28.2017 | Canada Travel
Cheapflights.ca

Summer is prime time for travel, and people across Canada are busy making vacation plans and trying to figure out the best destination for an unforgettable trip. One important factor for many Canadians when it comes to deciding where to go is cost. Knowing cheap flights are available is one thing, but it's even better knowing exactly where your best options are for a budget-friendly flight. That's where we come in.

6 Wild Retreats To Get Closer To Mother Nature

Booking.com | Posted 04.27.2017 | Canada Travel
Booking.com

Do you have a love for nature, and exploring the sacred wilderness? What about a desire for adventure? If so, why not extend Earth Month and book yourself a secluded retreat. Not only is this a chance be surrounded by incredible landscapes, magnificent mountain ranges and breathtaking scenery, it's also the perfect type of escape to recharge and rejuvenate.

These Are The 15 Most Lavish Honeymoon Destinations In The World

Flight Network | Posted 04.27.2017 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

You probably spent months planning the perfect wedding, but for many couples, all of that hard work is filled with just as much stress as excitement. Fortunately, it all pays off on the honeymoon, when you and are your partner are enjoying complete relaxation in the destination of your dreams.

Parents Travelling With Young Kids Deserve Our Kindness Not Mistreatment

Samantha Kemp-Jackson | Posted 04.24.2017 | Canada Parents
Samantha Kemp-Jackson

It's a terrifying thing, the prospect of boarding a plane with two babies or toddlers, while you are the person who must endure the daggers being stared at you by other travellers who are anticipating mayhem. Two babies (or toddlers) and a non-stop flight to a not-so-local destination do not a perfect scenario make.

How Canadian Travellers Can Keep Their Vacation Cruelty-Free

Zach Vanasse | Posted 04.20.2017 | Canada Impact
Zach Vanasse

The opportunity to interact with wild animals can be one of the most rewarding and memorable travel experiences, however, any time humans and wild animals come together there is also potential for danger, harm and abuse. Responsible travellers need to be informed.

The Most Breathtaking Places To See Cherry Blossoms Bloom

Booking.com | Posted 04.18.2017 | Canada Travel
Booking.com

Known as sakura in Japanese, the cherry blossom is a symbol of renewal and hope. And while Japan might be world renowned for this beautiful bud, cherry blossom trees can be found all over in the world.

Top 10 Forests You Should Visit Across Canada

The Nature Conservancy of Canada | Posted 04.18.2017 | Canada Travel
The Nature Conservancy of Canada

Canada is rich in forest habitats, with many unique forests in each province. More than half of our country is covered in forests, and Canada is home to almost 10 per cent of the world's forests. We've chosen ten of our forest properties that are publicly accessible for you to explore.