Things to discover

In March, Go West for Canada’s 150th

I’ve always loved Canadian rock music. As a teen, I climbed a tree outside Victoria’s Royal Athletic Park to watch Colin James perform over a … Continue Reading

Scott Croxall’s Canada

“I miss home”, Scott Croxall admits when I ask him if there is anything else he wants to add to our interview, “I’ve … Continue Reading

Niagara Falls in Winter: The Perfect BFF Get-Away

“I feel like we’re playing hooky,” my friend Karen says as the train rolls out of Union Station. It’s a Friday morning and … Continue Reading

Churchill, Manitoba: Aurora and Art in the Sub-Arctic

The sky glows pink as my mother and I disembark from the train in Churchill, Manitoba, ready to discover the northern lights. We’d spent the … Continue Reading

Halifax: a New Winter Wonderland

Taking the train in the winter is a pleasure all its own. Landscapes are transformed, black ice is not an issue, and nestling yourself into … Continue Reading

Sudbury Secrets: Eat, Drink, and Rock Out Like a Local

Strong coffee, good books, homemade tacos, and craft beer. Oh, and maybe a cocktail and some live music too. As a travel writer, experiencing these … Continue Reading