Family

Unique Holiday Markets For One-of-a-Kind Shopping

Forget stinky perfume sets and novelty socks this holiday season—give gifts that speak to what your loved ones really love. The best way to find something … Continue Reading

Fall Family Fun in Saskatoon

Full disclosure: I’ve been singing Saskatoon’s praises for a while now and not just because it’s a hop, skip and a jump from my home … Continue Reading

Spend the Night in Val-Jalbert, Canada’s Best-Preserved Ghost Village

I’m spending the night with the ghosts of Val-Jalbert, in Quebec’s Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region, and I’m running late. I promised friends I’d … Continue Reading

Exploring Toronto’s Roncesvalles Neighbourhood

This cozy west-end neighbourhood has one of those Toronto place names (like Etobicoke and Strachan) that can get your tongue tied at … Continue Reading

A Baie-St-Paul getaway on the Train de Charlevoix

When the starting point for your train ride is right by cascading waters even higher than Niagara Falls, you take it as a sign of … Continue Reading

Ghost Towns and Canneries: A Journey Along the Skeena

Riding the train from Smithers to Prince Rupert in northwestern British Columbia is as much a trip back in time as … Continue Reading