Canada Travel

Is Globalization The Collapse Of Culture?

Steffani Cameron | Posted 09.07.2016 | Canada Travel
Steffani Cameron

As I travel, I'm learning how dire it is when these companies with massive international funds behind them invade and usurp regional cultures with global products that have no soul, no passion, and certainly no emotional resonance for those regions.

Travel Gear That Fits The Bill

Parmjit Parmar | Posted 09.06.2016 | Canada Travel
Parmjit Parmar

A major contributor to the stress of frequent travelers is knowing what to pack. Which bags should you use? How will you keep your camera gear safe while lugging it around? One of the secrets to smart packing is choosing the right gear and also packing multi-purpose items.

9 Reasons We're Staycationing This Year

Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Living

Nine reasons we’re opting for a Canadian excursion instead of a foreign adventure this year.

Apps That Will Make Travel Easier

Posted 10.07.2016 | Canada Living

Phone apps you need to download before you travel. From the AOL Partner Studio.

Reasons Why Staycations Are Simply The Best

Posted 09.12.2016 | Canada Living

While getting out of town can be a great reward for the extra hours you’ve put in at work, there's something to be said for booking a stay-at-home holiday

9 Reasons The Suite Life Is So Sweet

Posted 09.27.2016 | Canada Living

Staying in a hotel is seriously one of the best things ever. It’s a fact of life that rarely gets the attention it deserves. That’s why we partnered with Hilton -- to remind you of life’s suitest pleasures.

This Beautiful Memory Was A Gift From A Kind Stranger In India

Fransi Weinstein | Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Living
Fransi Weinstein

We were in the South, in Kerala; and just getting ready to leave Munnar -- a tiny hill station where we'd spent a couple of days. We were headed for Cochin. There we'd spend our last, remaining day, until it was time to catch our flight to Mumbai -- and yet another flight back home.

5 Things You Can Only Do In Montreal During Autumn

Allison Eberle | Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Travel
Allison Eberle

Montreal wows its visitors in all seasons, but the French-speaking city is more colourful than ever in fall. In addition to the brightly-colored leaves of the city's trees in autumn, Montreal comes to life with fall festivals, vibrant nightlife, bountiful public markets and so much more. There are some things you can only do in the cobblestoned island city in fall, and these five are the best of the best.

Discover Newfoundland And Labrador For Yourself | Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Travel

Though tourists often flock to major Canadian cities such as Toronto and Vancouver, you won't experience the Canadian binary of rugged wilderness and contemporary Western culture unless you reach its most easterly point.

Abbotsford -- The Hidden Gem Of Southern B.C.

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 08.30.2016 | Canada Travel
Sacha DeVoretz

I love uncovering hidden gems and when someone told me about Abbotsford, I was delightfully surprised. During my visit, I was touched by the farming community and how deeply they care for what they are doing. It is truly a way of life for them and the region.

The Top 7 Destinations In The World To Grab A Pint

travelcuts | Posted 08.25.2016 | Canada Travel

Though summer (and patio season) is soon coming to an end, there's no reason to exchange a cold brew for eggnog just yet. From full-bodied ales to refreshing lagers, craft beer has evolved from a fad to its own market. Whether you're in North America or across the pond, you're bound to find variations of a "cold one." Cheers!

Canada's Coolest Indoor Amusement Parks For Year-Round Thrills

Flight Network | Posted 08.23.2016 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

The kids are going back to school, the sun is setting earlier and the nights are feeling a little chillier. All of these signs mean the dog days of summer are coming to a close, but the back-to-school blues doesn't have to ruin your fall and winter fun. Canada is home to some of North America's top indoor amusement parks, and these five must-visit attractions are guaranteed to continue the summer thrills through the colder months.

4 Insane Things You Can Only Do In Manitoba

Allison Eberle | Posted 08.22.2016 | Canada Travel
Allison Eberle

Bordered by the Hudson Bay, home to some of the country's most fascinating wildlife, and littered with charming cities and small towns, Manitoba is a place that will help you recognize the true heart of Canada. Discover just how wild this province can be by experiencing these four things you can only do in Manitoba.

How To Do Montreal On A Hangover | Posted 08.22.2016 | Canada Travel

Picture this. You've just begun your vacation in the beautiful city of Montreal. The sights, the sounds, and, of course, the food -- it's hard not to feel enamoured. What's more, you've also discovered that delicious cocktails go REALLY well with the sights, the sounds, and, of course, the food. Cut to the next morning. Your head hurts, your eyes refuse to open and your mouth feels like a literal desert. Face it, you're officially hungover. This spells bad news for the remainder of your vacation, right? Wrong. Let's do this.

The Island Of Chocolate

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 08.22.2016 | Canada
Tiffany Leigh

The history of chocolate in Saint Lucia dates as far back as the 1700s when cocoa plantations flourished in the area. And it's no wonder the crops far...

Winning the Loyalty Game: What Every Traveller Needs to Know

Brian Robertson | Posted 08.18.2016 | Canada
Brian Robertson

With so many rewards programs available to Canadians these days, it can leave your head spinning trying to navigate which will reap the best rewards f...

Travel Destinations That Are Way Off The Beaten Path

travelcuts | Posted 08.18.2016 | Canada Travel

Canadians are among the world's best when it comes to trivia. We invented Trivial Pursuit, which rewards players for their ability to answer general knowledge and pop culture questions. However, despite selling almost 90 million games in 26 countries, it's a safe bet not many trivia players would know some of the world's best way-off-the-beaten path destinations.

Chef's Prairie Feast Gives Canadians A Reason To Visit Saskatoon

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 08.17.2016 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

MacKay's vision is embodied in Prairie Feast, an annual celebration of Saskatchewan food and culture that wrapped up its second edition last weekend. This year, chefs from around Canada came and cooked sensational food on the street, beneath tents and amid the hot sun and famous big, blue skies of the middle of the country.

How To Ensure Your Next Work Getaway Is A Professional Success | Posted 08.17.2016 | Canada Travel

Travelling for business presents an opportunity to expand your network, discover new destinations and of course, escape the daily grind. It also means spending an extended amount of time with a colleague or boss. And while this is an ideal scenario to strengthen your working relationship, it also poses the risk of making an accidental business blunder.

Mead Is The Delicious Dram Behind Your Honeymoon's Sweet Name

Lesley Anderson | Posted 08.17.2016 | Canada Living
Lesley Anderson

It was believed that if the couple drank the honey-based mead on a regular basis throughout the first moon of their marriage it would bring them luck and fertility. More specifically, drinking the mead allegedly ensured that the woman would become pregnant within their first year of marriage.

13 Things You Must Eat And Drink In San Diego

Andrea Traynor | Posted 08.17.2016 | Canada Travel
Andrea Traynor

Whenever I'm about to travel to a new destination, I pour myself into research that -- hopefully -- leads me to the most interesting activities, Instagram-worthy points of interest, a better understanding of cultural expectations and the best places to indulge my #FoodPorn obsession. San Diego is no different!

The Best Canadian Towns For Eating All The Seafood | Posted 08.16.2016 | Canada Travel

Canada is home to 202,080 kilometres of coastline. Those who visit the Great White North only to ski its mountains and hike its trails are missing out on some serious seaside fun, including some of the freshest seafood in the world. The following are the country's top five coastal towns for filling your stomach with seafood and enjoying some sightseeing too.

4 Canadian Retreats That Will Ease The Stress Of Fall

Allison Eberle | Posted 08.16.2016 | Canada Travel
Allison Eberle

Canada is a country known for its outdoor adventures, but some of the best Canadian escapes are experienced indoors. The country known for its cool temperatures keeps visitors steaming hot with some of the world's best spa retreats.

5 Camping Trips Every Canadian Should Take

Flight Network | Posted 08.16.2016 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

The Great White North is home to some of the world's most dramatic mountain peaks, tranquil lakes, soothing waterfalls and iconic national parks. The following five destinations will send you into some of our country's most picture-perfect scenery while you enjoy one of Canada's favourite pastimes -- camping.

How Not To Look Like A Tourist Abroad

travelcuts | Posted 08.15.2016 | Canada Travel

Although asking yourself what to pack, how much money to bring and what sites to see are important questions, asking yourself "what can I do to ensure I don't look like a tourist?" may be what takes your trip from "OK" to the trip of a lifetime.