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Haunted Canadian Destinations For A Halloween Escape

Halloween isn't a holiday that inspires many to travel. It falls after the busy summer travel season and before the expenses of the holidays. But Canadians don't have to pull out their passports or buy expensive flights to take a spooky Halloween escape. Canada is loaded with haunted houses and creepy places, and these four are well worthy of a trip this time of year.
10/24/2016 12:03 EDT
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6 Reasons Travel Is Good For Your Family

Your world travels don't have to end when you have kids. The phrases, "Go while you're young," "Travel before you settle down," and "You'll get away when you're retired," are thrown around all too often, and not enough people are packing their bags (all five of them) and taking to the roads, skies, and seas with their families.
10/04/2016 09:44 EDT
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You're Missing Out If You've Never Been To Tadoussac

Tadoussac isn't one of the most popular tourist destinations in Canada, but it's one of the coolest. This tiny village on the St. Lawrence River, known primarily for its whale watching, has far more to offer than its abundance of gigantic sea creatures. The town's funky yet historic atmosphere is just one of these five reasons why you're missing out if you've never been.
09/27/2016 06:40 EDT
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5 Fall Festivals You Didn't Know Took Place In Canada

Fall is more exciting when you're in Canada. Most travelers know that the Great White North comes to life with vibrant fall colours, but many will argue it's the annual events that make this time of year special. So kick your back-to-school blues to the curb and set your sights on these five must-visit fall festivals across the Great White North this season.
09/06/2016 09:02 EDT
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The 8 Best Places To See The Northern Lights In Canada

The aurora borealis is a unique celestial display caused by charged particles from the sun interacting with the molecules and atoms in Earth's atmosphere. The result is mesmerising, brightly-colored streamers in the sky. These eight places across Canada are some of the best in the world for catching a glimpse of the ethereal northern lights.
08/31/2016 12:01 EDT
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5 Reasons To Cross The Border Into Upstate New York

Toronto is the most populated city in Canada, and it's located just 2 hours (by car) from some America's most picturesque natural scenery. Upstate New York is known for its Adirondack Mountain peaks, gushing waterfalls, slender lakes and alluring towns. If you're considering a last-minute summer road trip or an early fall getaway in a summer-like atmosphere, the following are five reasons you should hop the border.
08/23/2016 07:47 EDT
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The Best Canadian Towns For Eating All The Seafood

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.
08/16/2016 11:54 EDT
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5 Reasons To Visit Banff National Park This Fall

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.
08/03/2016 12:24 EDT
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Top Tips For Visiting Europe In Summer

It's summer, and travelers are flocking to the Eiffel Tower, Buckingham Palace, and the Coliseum with cameras in tow. Backpackers are making their rounds before heading back to college or work in early fall. These simple tips for visiting Europe in summer will help you stay sane among the crowds, save money in some not-so-budget-friendly destinations and make the most of time in countries that are overflowing with sights to see and things to do.
07/05/2016 07:53 EDT
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The Research Is In: Travel Is Good For You

You can stop making excuses. No more "We'll take that trip next year," or "We'll travel when we're retired." A multi-million dollar research project has proven that travel provides more than just a good time. In addition to the social and psychological benefits of exploring new places and cultures, travel provides scientifically-proven cognitive and physical benefits.
06/14/2016 11:35 EDT