Halifax

The Top Five Bike Friendly Cities in Canada

Defining what makes a city “bike friendly” is a difficult task, even for me — and I’ve visited many of them on two … Continue Reading

Where to Eat in Halifax Like a Local

“Whereas the tourist generally hurries back home at the end of a few weeks or months, the traveler belonging no more to one place than to the next, moves slowly over periods of years, from one part of the earth to another.” – Paul Bowles, The Sheltering Sky

Great Family Friendly Resorts in Canada

Growing up in family with three children, I understand why my parents weren’t keen on trying to organize big family trips every summer. Aside from … Continue Reading

Crossover Cafés: Mixing Coffee Culture and Nightlife

Who among us has not woken up in a new place (or headed out on the town) and immediately turned to their phone for help … Continue Reading

Where To Spend Spring Break in Canada

Ah, spring break. A time to pull yourself away from textbooks, excel spreadsheets or conference calls to just kick back and unwind for a little … Continue Reading

Beyond TIFF: The Best Small Film Festivals Across Canada

If you’re like me, you gravitate toward film festivals with documentaries like Red Army, American director Gabe Polsky’s gripping history of the Soviet national hockey … Continue Reading

Where to Find Canada’s Best and Heartiest Meals

As a 17-year-old boy, I believed the Uncle Willy’s all-you-can-eat buffet restaurant chain in Vancouver and Victoria represented the pinnacle of dining excellence. … Continue Reading