Oktoberfest in Kitchener-Waterloo is a big deal – 700,000 people partake in the festivities, which run the gamut from the obvious (beer, polka and lots and lots of lederhosen) to the surprising and exciting (barrel races, archery, log sawing and human foosball tournaments).
Let there be light! Winter is upon us and switches are flipping across the country on some beautiful light shows in Canada. Parks, bridges, roadsides … Continue Reading
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There are a few important things they don’t tell you about Edmonton. My father grew up just outside the city, but I knew very little about … Continue Reading
“Want to visit Guelph?” I ask my 20-something–year-old son. We felt an itch to escape the big city. Only an hour train ride from Continue Reading