Ottawa

David Suzuki Tells It Like It Is

“This is a travel blog”, I explain to David Suzuki, as we begin our interview, “it’ll be about your most memorable trips in Canada,” though … 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

One on One with Peter Mansbridge

Peter Mansbridge. To Canadians, his name goes hand-in-hand with our national broadcaster, the CBC, and is practically synonymous with Canada itself. Many of us can’t … Continue Reading

For Brad Sinopoli, Life in Ottawa is a Touchdown

In Ottawa, the beating heart of this year’s Canada 150 celebrations, Brad Sinopoli has had a lot to celebrate in recent years. The … Continue Reading

Fun Things to Do in Ottawa Without a Car

There are so many reasons to go car-free when visiting a city. Along with escaping the frustrations of traffic, GPS apps and parking fees, there … Continue Reading

You Gotta Read This: John Catucci’s Best Places to Eat in Canada

Sitting down with John Catucci, I realized that he could probably write this blog himself. In his new book You Gotta Go Here, … 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