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The Most Dog-Friendly National Parks In The United States

Get Leashed Magazine | Posted 08.16.2016 | Canada Travel
Get Leashed Magazine

August 25 marks 100 years of America's National Park Service. With this auspicious centennial upon us, it's the summer to celebrate outdoor adventure. What better way to usher in the second century of America's National Parks than by getting fit with your pet at your side?

Top 10 Global Destinations To Create Your Own Souvenirs

Cheapflights.ca | Posted 08.11.2016 | Canada Travel
Cheapflights.ca

When getting a passport stamp to remember your travels isn't enough, collecting souvenirs from treasured trips abroad can be a fun reminder of epic travels. While it's easy to load up on tacky and touristy trinkets at airports and local markets, there's nothing quite like designing your own souvenir.

7 Tips To Have A Stress-Free Family Vacation

Booking.com | Posted 08.10.2016 | Canada Travel
Booking.com

After your last family vacation, you may have realized that travelling with the whole gang can pose some unique challenges. From packing stress to long car rides, bringing the entire family can be hectic. Thankfully, we know a thing or two about how to have the family vacation of a lifetime.

8 Booking Mistakes That Could Be Costing You Serious Money

Flight Network | Posted 08.09.2016 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

Booking a flight involves charging a large sum of money to your credit card. What isn't stressful about that? Many times, the stress of booking a flight causes shoppers to make mistakes that cost them even more cash. Airline industry experts have noticed the same booking mistakes occurring again and again.

5 Small Canadian Towns To Visit This Fall

DiscountMyFlights.ca | Posted 08.09.2016 | Canada Travel
DiscountMyFlights.ca

Canada's largest cities are often praised as some of the world's top travel destinations. But it's the short escapes to lesser-known destinations that make fall travel throughout the Great White North so special

Explore Dubai: The Best of Both Worlds

travelcuts | Posted 08.09.2016 | Canada Travel
travelcuts

Dubai has become synonymous with extravagance, indulgence and luxury. Over the last few years, this adult playground, has been drawing in visitors by the hoards. In fact, it is now the fourth most visited city in the world -- after London, Bangkok and Paris.

Pregnancy And Zika: How To Protect Yourself

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre | Posted 08.04.2016 | Canada Living
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

It's one of the hottest topics when I'm meeting with my pregnant patients: the Zika virus. Sometimes my patients are planning a 'babymoon' holiday to the Caribbean. Or they've traveled to a country with a Zika travel warning just before they were pregnant, and they're worried. Here's what you need to know.

5 Reasons To Visit Banff National Park This Fall

DiscountMyFlights.ca | Posted 08.03.2016 | Canada Travel
DiscountMyFlights.ca

September is the height of fall in Banff National Park. The world's third-oldest national park is at its least crowded and arguably its most picturesque in September and early October, but the cool winter temperatures come quickly, and waiting too long to plan a visit can mean you're too late. The following are five reasons why you shouldn't hesitate to visit Banff National Park this fall.

Canadian Destinations Where You Can Find Summer Weather In Fall

Flight Network | Posted 08.03.2016 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

Canada has become famous for its cold weather. Contrary to what many foreigners believe, the Great White North isn't bitterly cold all of the time. In fact, hot and sunny summers often stretch into fall, making beach days, outdoor dining and pleasant hikes more common than cozying up by a fire. The following five Canadian destinations are ones that often experience summer temperatures well into fall.

5 Easy Ways To Stay Healthy While Travelling

Dr. Alison Chen, ND | Posted 08.02.2016 | Canada Living
Dr. Alison Chen, ND

Travelling has its challenges when it comes to keeping in shape and staying healthy, but wellness is a way of life, no matter where life takes you. Whether in the busy hub of a unknown city, on a sandy beach of a tropical paradise, or in the comfort of your own home, a commitment to health is something you take with you, no matter where you are.

Thailand: Beautiful, Safe And 'Hangover' Free

Steven Shehori | Posted 08.02.2016 | Canada Travel
Steven Shehori

Bottom line: there are plenty of pretty darn cool things to do in Thailand. And pretty much none of them should have to involve tracking down lost friends after Zach Galifianakis slipped a handful of barbiturates in your drink.

Visit The Real Hobbiton In New Zealand

Lisa Jackson | Posted 08.02.2016 | Canada Travel
Lisa Jackson

If you're willing to go there and back again, you can satisfy your Tolkien mania with a trip to New Zealand, the place where Peter Jackson filmed all 6 Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movies.

Wild Mountain Meat Offers Less Guilt And Twice The Taste

Tamara Griffiths | Posted 07.29.2016 | Canada Living
Tamara Griffiths

We all know many reasons not to eat meat: because of cruelty to animals, particularly within the industrial farming production system, or human health...

Where To Travel In 2016

travelcuts | Posted 07.29.2016 | Canada
travelcuts

The world is your oyster, albeit a big oyster, but it's yours to discover. Thinking about making your next trip one to remember? The world has an abu...

Celebrating The Summer Of Chardonnay

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 07.28.2016 | Canada Travel
Tiffany Leigh

Each year on a hot July weekend, the International Cool Climate Chardonnay Celebration, aka i4C in Niagara-on-the-Lake, hosts over 60 different winemakers from countries all over the world to allow attendees to "tour the world in a glass". It's a gathering of the minds, an opportunity to chat intimately with sommeliers and winemakers about their passion for crafting chardonnay. So what did this year have in store?

How To Afford A Private Yachting Vacation

Mara Sofferin | Posted 07.27.2016 | Canada Travel
Mara Sofferin

I arrived at St. Maarten's Princess Julia International Airport in the late afternoon, only a compact carry-on in hand. I was advised to pack light: space is limited on a sailboat and realistically passengers don't require anything other than some swimsuits and industrial-strength sunscreen.

Shakespeare Inspired Vacation Getaways

Booking.com | Posted 07.27.2016 | Canada Travel
Booking.com

Whether you want to discover where Shakespeare's poetic genius all began in Stratford-Upon-Avon, imagine yourself as a star-crossed lover at Juliet's balcony in Verona or even enjoy some live Shakespeare a little closer to home; with almost a million properties across the world, we have something to suit all fans of this legendary bard.

The Best Tropical Cocktails To Sip This Summer

Parmjit Parmar | Posted 07.27.2016 | Canada Living
Parmjit Parmar

I've been fortunate enough over the last few years to travel to many tropical locations; and summer in Toronto, with its soaring temperatures makes me long for beaches and island drinks. So here are some of the best cocktails I've been lucky enough to sample from around the world.

Cineplex Entertainment Introduces Barco Escape To Cinephiles

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 07.26.2016 | Canada Business
Tiffany Leigh

Barco Escape, in partnership with Cineplex Entertainment, is hoping to offer viewers a more dynamic movie experience in Canada with panoramic screens. I got the scoop on this new technology and offer thoughts on whether you should try seeing the latest blockbuster flicks with it yourself.

Canada's 6 Coolest Hotels For Kids

Flight Network | Posted 07.26.2016 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

The safe, laid-back atmosphere of the country's favourite travel destinations makes it easy for parents to relax while kids let loose. For these reasons and numerous others, kid-friendly hotels can be found across the country, from coastal Nova Scotia to the Canadian Rockies, and the following are ones your family will never forget.

The Best Countries To Stretch The Canadian Loonie This Fall

Allison Eberle | Posted 07.27.2016 | Canada Travel
Allison Eberle

The Canadian dollar may not be in line with the U.S. dollar anymore, but that doesn't mean it's time to stop traveling. In fact, there are plenty of places around the globe where your Canadian dollars can make you a millionaire, literally. After all, $100 CAD is equivalent to roughly 1,004,817 Indonesian Rupiah and 168,842 Tanzanian Shillings.

9 Ways To Get By When You Don't Speak A Word Of The Language

Sara Graham | Posted 07.25.2016 | Canada Travel
Sara Graham

I've been with an Italian for almost five years and I'm ashamed to admit my language skills are still tipping towards sub-par. His family, all based in the lovely Tuscan town of Piombino, speak no English at all and, while my ear has improved visit over visit, I imagined that I would be much further along by now.

Nanaimo Is The Hidden Gem Of Vancouver Island

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 07.25.2016 | Canada Travel
Sacha DeVoretz

A friend of mine recently moved to Nanaimo and she shared with me that it is a wonderful and often overlooked destination. I spent a few days in the Harbour City, and she couldn't have been more right: Nanaimo is a hidden gem.

Secret Picturesque Locations In Toronto

Posted 07.25.2016 | Canada Living

There’s nothing better than hopping in your car and going for a joy ride to uncover the unexpected gems of your city. From the shores at Ashbridges Bay to the wildlife at Humber Bay Park, Toronto is full of hidden havens.

Spa Savings: Add Some Relaxation To Your Vacation On The Cheap

Cheapflights.ca | Posted 07.22.2016 | Canada Travel
Cheapflights.ca

Going to a spa on vacation can be expensive, but you don't have to give up on the idea of indulging in treatments on your next vacation. Scoring cheap spa time may be easier than you think.