Agnes Bylsma of Kingston writes, “One summer, my husband, John, and I, with our friends Gary and Audrey, went to Stratford to see Sharepeare’s ‘Love’s Labour Lost.’ Following the play, we walked along the Avon with camera in hand. What a beautiful moment it was when these two swans came out of the water and […]
Summer’s not the only time to celebrate. Pack your favourite toque and warmest parka for these 10 winter festivals that make Canada proud.
Want to find a new Canadian travel destination? Check out these 10 unique and beautiful places waiting to welcome you this year.
While waiting for Ol’ Saint Nick to arrive, why not pick up Our Canada and relax a while!
Sandra Beaumont of Bracebridge, Ont., sent in this pic of her four-year-old grandson, Mason, meeting his new pony named Moose. “My husband and I captioned this photo, ‘Love at First Sight!’” shares Sandra. What about you? Do you have a funny one-liner for this picture?
Linda Callahan of Kelowna, B.C., writes, “I picked this item up at a garage sale. It’s made of cast iron with two resting spots on the bottom. It weighs about half a pound and measures six inches tall and six inches across.” Can you help, readers? Linda sent in this photo to us in 2004 […]
Canadians love to shop-and we don’t let the cold weather slow us down. Here are Canada’s biggest and best shopping malls in the world, places that provide retail therapy-and, often, much more.
So many great photos were submitted to our Summer Fun Photo Contest it was difficult to choose a winner, but here is the Editor’s Choice Award winning photo by Manuel Spiller of Brampton! Congratulations!
Expand your dining horizons by exploring the more interesting establishments on offer from coast to coast.
Mable Ward of Ottawa writes, “My husband, Pierre, and I love all things Canadian; we were even married on Canada Day. In fact, when I spot anything red-and-white I think: Canada! So when I saw this red truck buried in white snow while we were out driving near Richmond, Ont., I made Pierre back up […]
“I got this object from an elderly aunt and would like to know more about it,” writes Doris Brown of Tofield, Alta. “It measures 41⁄ 2 inches in width and is 21⁄ 2 inches high. I believe the markings are real gold and the handle is at a right angle to the spout. I am […]
Want island bliss without leaving the country? Turns out there’s a lot more off the mainland than P.E.I., Cape Breton, and Newfoundland. These gorgeous offshore towns, submitted to our ongoing Canada’s Most Interesting Towns Contest, make island life in Canada a real possibilty.
Tour the country and don’t forget to bring a little spending money, as we reveal Canada’s 10 best places to shop.
From personal tributes to National memorials, Canadians across the country remember the fallen. How do you remember?
Tracey McKee of Walton, Ont., writes, “This item has been in our family hardware store in Seaforth, Ont., for years. I’m the fifth generation to work here and have never seen it used. As you can see by the photo, it punches little holes in the paper. Looking forward to having this mystery solved!” How […]
“I snapped this photo last fall,” writes Rebecca Bromberger of Barrhead, Alta. “These two cow moose were standing in a perfect position to create the illusion of one, two-headed moose!” Got a catchy caption for this photo?
B.C., B.C. or B.C.?!
Markus Buessecker in Guelph, Ont., for a one-year work experience and travel exchange, went to the Oktoberfest in Waterloo-Kitchener, Ont., and found his home country spirit. All the photos were taken by Markus’ Canadian friend James Jackson.
The Facebook votes are in and counted and the winner of the $500 Popular Choice Award is Craig Hilts of Swift Current, Sask.! Congratulations!
Canadians: think you know your country? These little-known towns and true Canadian gems, submitted to our ongoing Canada’s Most Interesting Towns Contest, make a tempting case for leaving the city to discover places you didn’t know existed.