British Columbia

Bookstores, Food, and Nature: It’s Time to Book a Trip to Sidney

Growing up in Victoria in the 1980’s, Sidney-by-the-Sea, as it is endearingly nicknamed, was just the place where my family occasionally drove to buy kippers … Continue Reading

Treat Yourself: The Best Chocolate Shops Across Canada

My chocolate-tasting career has taken me all over the world. I’ve toured the original Hershey’s Chocolate World in Hershey, Pennsylvania and completed a chocolate-making course … Continue Reading

Canada’s Coolest Record Shops

According to Billboard, 2017 was the 12th year in a row of growth for vinyl record sales. And so far, this year hasn’t been any … Continue Reading

A Grown-Up Getaway in British Columbia’s Gulf Islands

Despite travelling across Canada several times, I’d neglected the Gulf Islands since my 1990’s high school camping trips. It was time for new … Continue Reading

Haunted Canada: A Ghost Hunter’s Guide to Scary Destinations

If you’re too old to trick or treat but you still love a good scare, there are more than enough haunted destinations in Canada to give you goose bumps, wherever your travels take you. Whether you’re looking for somewhere to visit, dine, or stay this Halloween—with the possibility of a ghostly encounter—we’ve got a cross-country list of suggestions. Enjoy your trip—see you on the other side?

The Best Spots to SUP in Canada

Summer is in full swing which means most of us have a checklist of must-do activities the length of a Victorian novel— my usual suspects … Continue Reading