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The City Of Brotherly Love Offers Sights And Great Bites

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 11.04.2016 | Canada Travel
Tiffany Leigh

While it is certainly a city rife with history, there's so much more to see and do beyond "the bell." You may not be aware but this is a lively city budding with delicious cuisine, art culture, beer gardens, local artisan boutiques and so much more.

Swap Snow For Sand: People-Watching In L.A.

Discover LA | Posted 11.02.2016 | Canada Travel
Discover LA

It's easy to conclude that a favourite part about summer is heading to the beach - to swim, tan, relax and of course, people watch. Whether it's Toronto's Cherry Beach or Vancouver's English Bay Beach, beachgoers are always hoping to spot some unique individuals to make the day. While the weather here is getting colder, this doesn't mean our favourite activity should stop.

Patriotic Places To Toast To Your Destination's National Tipple

Aimée Wice | Posted 11.02.2016 | Canada Travel
Aimée Wice

Salut! Chin chin! Na zdorovie! Raising a glass of Bordeaux in France, Aperol spritz in Italy or chilled vodka in Russia is certainly one way to familiarize and assimilate yourself in your surroundings while visiting a new country.

Bike Tour In Austin!

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 11.01.2016 | Canada
Sacha DeVoretz

Before visiting Austin, I had the idea of looking for options for bike tours as a way to see this exciting city. When I arrived, the temperature was 32'C and amazing sunny days. The perfect setting for a bicycle tour of Austin.

Cappadocia: Utterly Magical, Authentically Turkey

Natalie Karneef | Posted 11.04.2016 | Canada Travel
Natalie Karneef

Despite its draw to travellers of all budgets and tastes, Cappadocia retains the kind of authenticity that most spots with that kind of tourist draw would have lost long ago.

Head To Mexico On Day Of The Dead

Booking.com | Posted 10.31.2016 | Canada Travel
Booking.com

Dating back nearly 3,000 years, the annual holiday is celebrated throughout Mexico to honour those who have passed away. Recently, the ancient tradition has gained immense popularity and not surprisingly the country's capital has seen a significant increase in tourism with Mexico City, Cancun and Playa del Carmen being some of the top Mexican destinations booked by Canadians this month.

Secret Fishing Destinations In Canada

Posted 10.31.2016 | Canada Living

Start packing that truck!

The Best Places In The World To Celebrate Diwali

Booking.com | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Travel
Booking.com

Diwali is one of the biggest and most beautiful celebrations in India. Marking Hindu New Year, this ancient five day festival celebrates the triumph of light over dark and good over evil. Witness incredible light displays, mesmerising fireworks and symbolic burning of candles, while families get together to feast and share gifts. This year Diwali is celebrated from October 30th and we've put together some of our favourite destinations to celebrate this one of a kind festival.

9 Ways To Relax in L.A.

Discover LA | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Travel
Discover LA

Vacations are the perfect time to relax, refresh and recharge the mind, body and soul. But for many of us, finding our Zen can mean different things. For some an escape to the beach is all that's needed while others seek activities that release endorphins. Whatever your preference, there is no better destination to zen-out than the city that has it all -- Los Angeles.

Plan A Pet-Friendly Escape To Seattle

Get Leashed Magazine | Posted 10.26.2016 | Canada Travel
Get Leashed Magazine

While perhaps not as famous as its coffee or penchant for precipitation, Seattle's uncanny canine distinction makes it an ideal place to visit with your dog.

This Dog Just Took Your Dream Vacation To Banff

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 10.25.2016 | Canada Alberta

Admit it, you're jealous.

Advice For Business Travellers: Socialize For Success

Booking.com | Posted 10.25.2016 | Canada Business
Booking.com

The meeting has ended and it's time to relax a little. The last thing you want to do now is lose the admiration of colleagues with inappropriate behaviour. Some social downtime to experience new cultures is one of the things business travellers enjoy most -- but the wrong behaviour can make or break a deal.

Keeping Your Bucket List Trip To Australia Budget Friendly

Jacki Andre | Posted 10.25.2016 | Canada Travel
Jacki Andre

There are so many options out there, and many of them are economical choices. If you're just after a warm, sandy beach, then sure, go for the budget choice. But what if you've always dreamed of visiting some place that isn't known for being economical, like Australia? Should you throw caution to the wind and just go? Yes. GO.

Return To Ethiopia: In Honour Of Fierce Women

Amanda Burgess | Posted 10.21.2016 | Canada Impact
Amanda Burgess

My mother-in-law Sharyn Mandel was a fierce and fiery force in this world. A passionate educator, her life's purpose was teaching. She had a particular interest in developing the minds of young girls, and fostering their independent spirits. Upon her passing, we discovered that she intended for us to make her often-talked-about dream of founding a school in a developing country a reality.

Tech-Savvy Ways Business Travellers Can Stay Safe In Emergencies

Matthew Held | Posted 10.21.2016 | Canada Business
Matthew Held

Corporate security and travel professionals are expected to continuously learn, adapt to new technologies and find best practices that safeguard the security and privacy of employee travellers. Companies can follow five best practices to effectively keep monitor, assist and protect personnel and their data while travelling.

Canadians Aren't Taking Enough Vacation Time

Lauren Reimer | Posted 10.20.2016 | Canada Travel
Lauren Reimer

We're big believers in taking advantage of every day off you're entitled to -- not just because we're in the online travel business, but because the tremendous physical and psychological benefits of taking time away from work and the rest of the usual routine are well documented and increasingly becoming better understood.

The World's Top Places For Outdoor Exercise

Booking.com | Posted 10.19.2016 | Canada Travel
Booking.com

Tired of looking at the same gym walls while sculpting your killer abs? What about running mile after mile on a treadmill facing a group of sweaty powerlifters? Switch up your workout routine and stare upon a breathtaking mountain vista or run across a beautiful white sand beach in some of the world's best outdoor locales.

Experience The Life Of A Maharaja In India's 'Pink City,' Jaipur

Shannon Skinner | Posted 10.18.2016 | Canada
Shannon Skinner

Rajasthan, the "land of the Maharaja," is an exotic desert state in western India. Its capital, Jaipur, is a historic walled city famous for enchantin...

Escape The Canadian Winter In Saint Lucia

Brent Bishop | Posted 10.18.2016 | Canada
Brent Bishop

Jade Mountain at Anse Chastenet Resort, suites with their own view of the Pitons (Courtesy of Saint Lucia Department of Tourism) As the days become ...

Exploring The Hidden Gems Of The Fraser Valley

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 10.18.2016 | Canada Travel
Sacha DeVoretz

Harrison Hot Springs is known for their world famous hot springs and picturesque views of Harrison Lake. Nestled in among southwestern British Columbia's mountains. This is the place to visit if you are looking to relax, take in nature and enjoy the local cuisine.

5 Travel Hacks For Every Kind Of Traveller

Sari Friedman | Posted 10.17.2016 | Canada
Sari Friedman

High travel season is just around the corner and there's nothing quite like a pre-planned vacation to help get you through the colder weather months. ...

10 Towns That Capture The Spirit Of Canada

Cheapflights.ca | Posted 10.17.2016 | Canada Travel
Cheapflights.ca

Love, Happyland, Happy Adventure....yep, they're all real life places right here in Canada. (We mentioned Happy Adventure, right?) And, let's be honest, what the world needs right now is Love (sweet love), a stroll down the Sunnyside of life, and probably a Happy Adventure or two.

Dear America, It's Time For A Pep Talk

Louise Wallace | Posted 10.17.2016 | Canada
Louise Wallace

Dear America, I write as a concerned neighbour but I'm not going to bum you out with more crap. Let's just say I'm worried and you need a pep talk. ...

White Truffles: Give Italy's 'Diamonds On The Table' A Taste

Tamara Griffiths | Posted 10.18.2016 | Canada Living
Tamara Griffiths

The white truffle is the most prized and commands the highest prices -- in 2006 it is reported to have sold for the same price as gold. The taste is subtle but lingering and summons the musty and savoury associations of Italian harvest.

Throw a Spa Party Like an Angeleno

Discover LA | Posted 10.12.2016 | Canada
Discover LA

What happens when you mix relaxation with entertainment? You get the best of both worlds (obviously!). Welcome to what the City of Angels has dubbed ...