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

Chef Martin Ruiz Salvador’s Top Ocean-Friendly Spots in Eastern Canada

Martin Ruiz Salvador is the executive chef at Fleur de Sel, which he co-owns with his wife, maître d’ Sylvie Ruiz Salvador. He … Continue Reading

Autumn’s Best Craft Beer Festivals

When I look at this fall’s burgeoning slate of Canadian craft beer festivals, it reminds me that I’ve always had a fondness for 1984, and … Continue Reading

Blues Brother On Board: Dan Aykroyd goes to Ottawa

A few weeks ago I took the train with Dan Aykroyd.  Let me repeat that for you:  a few weeks ago I took the train … Continue Reading