If your island getaway usually involves lounging poolside while soaking up tropical rays, consider heading to a more temperate, and affordable, locale where kicking back can also mean getting fit. There are loads of island options in Canada.
Vimy RidgeIn July of 2009, I finally took the trip I’d spent over a decade yearning for. As a teacher with a background in Canadian history, I longed to visit the Canadian battlefields in France and Belgium from both World Wars. Having studied battles like Vimy Ridge, Dieppe and Normandy, there was nothing that could […]
Going to Le Scandinave Spa in Mont-Tremblant, Que. is definitely unique, with rituals designed to help strenghening your immune system and increasing the blood circulation, leaving you feeling refreshed.
Beth Barett of Nanton, Alta., sent along this interesting object. “Our friend, Ralf, bought a box of items at an auction, and this was in it,” says Beth. “It’s made of a pewter-type metal and measures about five inches in length. We hope someone will be able to tell us what this object is used […]
Our Canada is full of true stories and photos sent in by readers across the country for other Canadians to enjoy. Any appropriate photo or story is welcome at any time. Our editorial style is relaxed and conversational, so please write your submission the way you’d relate it to a friend. Since most of the […]
Submitted by: Pauline, Brighton, ON Comments: Got this photo because I was in the right place at the right time. Beautiful to watch.
Submitted by: Kathleen, Prince George, BC Comments: The moon looked so great the night I took this photo, I just couldn’t resist taking the photo.
Submitted by: Stefan, ON Comments: North Atlantic at Peggy’s Cove / NS
Submitted by: Marilyn, Guelph, ON Comments: St. Anthony’s, Newfoundland…..picture postcard- photo with an iceberg & whale together!!