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5 Luxury Travel Trends To Watch

Brian Robertson | Posted 09.04.2015 | Canada Travel
Brian Robertson

In the past, luxury just meant expensive. But as travellers become more savvy and more tourism options become available, the focus has firmly shifted towards experiences. A five star hotel is no longer enough, it has to have a unique history that differentiates it from the next luxury accommodation.

Top 5 Apps for Business Travellers

Julie Hansen | Posted 09.03.2015 | Canada Business
Julie Hansen

With a job that has me travelling between Toronto and Silicon Valley fairly frequently, I've come to rely on a few choice apps that save me time, money, give me peace of mind and increase my productivity regardless of where I am. Who'd want to leave these behind?

6 Ways to Take the 'Bite' Out of Visiting the Big Apple

David Lester | Posted 09.01.2015 | Canada Travel
David Lester

I just came back from NYC and I wanted to pass on some of my money saving strategies. I saved money on everything from dining, roaming, hotels, attractions to my cell phone bill. It is easy to spend a ton in NYC with the exchange rate and higher Manhattan prices and after many trips I've been able to put more "sweet" into visiting the big apple!

5 Reasons Why You Should Head Up to Halifax Right Now

Vitamin Daily | Posted 08.29.2015 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

Lobster rolls, sandy beaches, lighthouses -- Halifax, Nova Scotia, is practically begging to be explored. Here's what (we think) you shouldn't miss.

Why You Should Plan a Romantic Getaway in St. Martin

AmongMen.com | Posted 08.27.2015 | Canada Travel
AmongMen.com

A quiet beach, plenty of cocktails and delectable food and just enough culture and activities for when you've had enough of laying on the beach with one another. That's pretty much the essentials for a beach getaway together, is it not?

This Company Exemplifies the Power of Work-Life Integration

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 08.26.2015 | Canada Business
Tiffany Leigh

The seamless integration of work and life has been imperative to the growth and successes of Clif Bar & Company. By fostering a community connectedness through group exercises, community service, and shared weekly organic meals together in their in-house cafe, they've openly discussed the types of food they want in their diets and for their families.

The 13 Most Underrated Places in Canada

Flight Network | Posted 08.22.2015 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

As the world's second largest country, there are countless places to visit in Canada, many of which are widely overlooked. While metropolitan cities like Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver are all great travel destinations, don't miss out on the numerous underrated destinations that the country has to offer

From Seed to Symposium in Ireland

Rebecca LeHeup | Posted 08.20.2015 | Canada Travel
Rebecca LeHeup

As a lover of food, and a tourism professional, the fall holds a special place in my heart. The summer air cools, the season's bounty is gathered and celebrations abound. This fall, I'm particularly excited because I'm also returning to Galway, Ireland for the inaugural Food On The Edge Symposium -- where I'll experience a second harvest, of an idea planted by Chef Jp McMahon.

6 Things You Need To Experience Now (No Excuses!)

Posted 08.17.2015 | Canada Living

The internet is filled with articles proclaiming they’ve found X amount of things you NEED to do during your time on Earth. Your bucket list. You’...

This Chilean Port City Stole My Heart

Vitamin Daily | Posted 08.16.2015 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

The Chilean port city (and UNESCO World Heritage site) of Valparaíso has stolen our hearts. Wander around its bustling plazas, get lost in its hilltop neighbourhoods and gaze at intriguing street art.

10 Loonie-Friendly U.S. Cities to Visit Before the End of Summer

Trivago.ca | Posted 08.15.2015 | Canada Travel
Trivago.ca

Trips across the border are becoming more expensive as the dollar continues to drop, but that isn't making our closest neighbour any less popular with Canadian travellers looking for that last summer vacation. Sneak in a wallet-friendly getaway before school starts!

Summer Is the Perfect Time to Visit the Beautiful B.C. Rockies

Vitamin Daily | Posted 08.14.2015 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

With summer well and truly upon us, outdoors is the only place to be. Hiking, biking, basking in the sunshine, we're out there making it count--at our fave winter destination, no less. Trust us, Panorama Mountain Resort's got all the good stuff you need to get your fill of sunshine and fresh air.

Three Things You Probably Didn't Know About Airports

Hillary Marshall | Posted 08.14.2015 | Canada Travel
Hillary Marshall

Departing and arriving from airports are a necessary part of anyone's travel itinerary. But what's becoming increasingly clear is that the days when airports existed solely to move us from point A to point B are long gone. Airports are a lot more than just a corridor to drag your stuff through, or a place to hang your hat for a few hours.

Enjoy Delicious Mexican Cuisine in Playa del Carmen

Vitamin Daily | Posted 08.12.2015 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

Little sister to Mexican resort Mecca Cancun, Playa del Carmen is so much more than balmy waters, sandy beaches and ancient Mayan ruins. In fact, this Quintana Roo town of 150,000 is deftly coming into its own as a foodie destination -- here's our recipe for the perfect stay:

8 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Booking Flights

Allison Eberle | Posted 08.11.2015 | Canada Travel
Allison Eberle

Over the past 10 years, it has become easier and easier to book flights online. Although this has been great for consumers in many ways, it has also resulted in many mistakes being made by consumers when booking flights that can turn out to be very costly.

Get Ready to See Bangkok in a Whole New Light

Vitamin Daily | Posted 08.09.2015 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

From the highest open-air bar in the world to the coolest warehouse restaurant, we show you this Thai city in a whole new light. There are so many markets to choose from, but the main Chatuchak 10,000-stall weekend market has wholesale prices.

Discover the Paris Beyond the Eiffel Tower

Desi Globetrotter | Posted 08.09.2015 | 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.

Relax and Recharge, California-style, in San Diego

Vitamin Daily | Posted 08.08.2015 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

Oysters, yoga, beaches and tennis represent a fine, California-style kick-start to summer. India Street has a fun nighttime vibe with many restaurants spilling out into the street.

What It Means to Connect With Your Food

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 08.08.2015 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

What does it mean to "connect with our food"? There's so much hype and hysteria over this phrase that it's difficult to cultivate an organic experience these days. Not so with the Stratford Chefs League.

Why You May Need Private Health Insurance When Travelling in Canada

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre | Posted 08.05.2015 | Canada Living
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Unfortunately, only some medical expenses are covered when you are in another province. If you need to be seen by a doctor or visit a hospital emergency department, then your home province will pay for those services. But any extras -- such as an air ambulance flight back home -- are not included.

27 Travel Hacks That Will Save You Time, Space And Money

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 08.04.2015 | Canada Living

Genius travel hacks that will get you from point A to point B without breaking the bank.

An Active Getaway a Short Drive From Vancouver

Vitamin Daily | Posted 07.30.2015 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

Cocktails on the beach are nice but, at times, we prefer a more active holiday -- something that beautiful Squamish, B.C., delivers in spades. With our gear securely loaded into our Chevy Colorado, we recently made the one-hour drive from Vancouver to Canada's outdoor adventure capital for some serious physical fun.

Canada's Newest Wine Experience

Vitamin Daily | Posted 07.29.2015 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

Once home to fur traders, gold miners and infamous train robber Billy Miner, Kamloops, B.C., now boasts lush farms, a stunning riverfront and the recently created Kamloops Wine Trail. Not one to miss out on a day of wine tasting (not to mention exploring, shopping and spa-ing), we packed our bags and drove straight there.

Fun Day Trips Across Canada

Posted 07.28.2015 | Canada Living

Though you may not have time for an extended road trip this summer, don’t fret. Just plan a day trip for good times close to home. These terrific br...

At This Whistler Golf Course, Nature Is the Champion

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 07.27.2015 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

A sensitivity for the environment was a reason the Chateau Whistler launched a new product this summer, the Clubhouse Dinner and Nature Tour. The idea is for couples and families to learn about the flora, fauna and wildlife occupying the Robert Trent Jones Jr.-designed course that was opened in 1993.