Re-route: Move over Cabot Trail; Enter Chowder & Good Cheer Trails

The Cabot Trail and Peggy’s Cove may be the highlights driving your interest to Nova Scotia, but don’t let those be your only points of interest. The food and drink scene in this beautiful Canadian province is an exciting adventure and one you shouldn’t miss out on. Here are two alternate trails for your driving … Continue reading Re-route: Move over Cabot Trail; Enter Chowder & Good Cheer Trails

5 Summer Festivals for 2015

The sun is shining, the weather is warm, and it’s almost impossible to go anywhere on a weekend without running into some kind of festival. Must be summer! Here’s our top 5 festivals around the world for summer 2015. Photo: Copenhagen Cooking / Rasmus Flindt Pedersen 1. Copenhagen Cooking Didn’t think of Copenhagen as a … Continue reading 5 Summer Festivals for 2015

5 Events You’ve Gotta Put on Your Europe Bucket List

By Contiki Holidays Here are a few events to add to your bucket list… 1. Oktoberfest – Munich, Germany Girls – grab your dirndl & guys – don some lederhosen and head to Munich. Get involved in an important part of Bavarian culture and the world’s biggest beer festival. Enjoy steins, pretzels, bratwurst and sauerkraut … Continue reading 5 Events You’ve Gotta Put on Your Europe Bucket List

Kicking, Spinning, Screaming, Stampeding: The World in Sport

Whether your idea of a perfect vacation is tiptoeing through palatial galleries, strolling across cobbled stone streets, or indulging in what can only be described as ambrosia, everyone should feel the roar of the crowd at an international sporting event. World Rugby Sevens Series (year-round) Featuring jovial atmospheres and high-energy crowds, the World Rugby Sevens … Continue reading Kicking, Spinning, Screaming, Stampeding: The World in Sport

North America’s Best Natural Swimming Holes

Looking for a way to cool off this summer? Check out our list of some of the best swimming holes in North America – these refresh better than a manmade swimming pool ever could! Thunder Brook Falls – Grand Falls-Windsor, Newfoundland The natural falls are a perfect place to get refreshed on a summer day. … Continue reading North America’s Best Natural Swimming Holes

Believe it or not… it’s Canada!

Let’s be real: when we think about the next amazing trip we’re going to take, the words “stay in Canada” don’t exactly spring to mind. But, you would be surprised at how many great destinations you can visit without even needing a passport! Photo: Banff Lake Louise Tourism / Paul Zizka Photography 1) Banff, Alberta … Continue reading Believe it or not… it’s Canada!