Events & adventure

A Day Trip To Guelph

“Want to visit Guelph?” I ask my 20-something–year-old son. We feel a mid-winter itch to escape the big city. Only an hour train ride from … Continue Reading

Discovering Prince Rupert

It’s an undeniable fact that Prince Rupert, BC is the perfect place for those who enjoy being outdoors. The air is fresh and incredibly clean, … 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

How To Rock a Winter Weekend in Saskatoon

If you’ve never considered a trip to the Prairies during winter, perhaps it’s time to learn why you should. As a true four-season destination, there … 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

Winter in La Tuque

There’s something magical about a wintertime train ride. The further you get from the city, the more pristine the snowy landscapes become. The skyscrapers give … Continue Reading

Getaways for Valentine’s Day

Unless you’re hopping on a plane headed for sunnier weather, February isn’t always conducive for travel. Days are short, dark and usually several degrees colder … Continue Reading