Coded messages based on the Cree language made it difficult for the enemy to monitor and decipher Allied transmissions during the Second World War.
Got a “been-there-done-that” feeling about Cancun? These inspired Cancun vacation upgrades will make the Mayan Riviera’s sun-soaked capital feel brand new all over again.
I was a 24-year-old private when I served with the Canadian Armed Forces in Afghanistan. Upon my return from that deployment in 2010, I wrote a letter for the students of Joseph Teres Elementary School in Winnipeg, which I attended as a child.
Some hotels simply provide a place to lay your head, while others are a destination in and of themselves. These 10 hotels belong to the latter category: properties that, whether by their history, cultural significance, or over-the-top amenities, are worth the trip on their own.
Canada is chock full of stunning views and too-beautiful-to-be-real landscapes. These luminous photographs give a little taste of how gorgeous our home and native land really is.
From the screaming tunnel of Niagara Falls to the phantoms of Old Montreal, the Great White North has more than its share of spooky lore and legends. To get you into Halloween spirit—and bring you out in goosebumps—we’ve rounded up 13 scary things you didn’t know about Canada.
The world is filled with marvels almost too gorgeous to seem real. Among them are these islands and bodies of water that are shaped like the symbol of love.
When the happiest place in the world becomes the spookiest place, it’s still pretty magical.
Spooks, spectres and spirits abound: Canada is rich with ghost stories and tales of the supernatural. We’ve rounded up the most skin-crawling locations Canada has to offer, so you can find out whether there really is something to all these spooky tales.
In search of the ultimate winter wonderland? Whether you’re schussing the world-class slopes or indulging in some truly decadent après, the historic Colorado mining towns of Aspen and Telluride are destinations worthy of any traveller’s bucket list.
Set along the shore of Okanagan Lake, Kelowna is a city that has many orchards, vineyards, beaches and parks.
Fall in love with autumn at these rural Ontario spots.
You know the Calgary Stampede as a rip-roaring rodeo, but there’s more to it than steer wrestling and a flashy parade. Check out these little known facts about this iconic Canadian event, which deserves its moniker of the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth.
For years, residents of Windsor, Ont., have been plagued by a spectral noise. So far, nobody’s been able to explain what it is—or how to make it disappear.
On every continent, in every culture, spine-chilling monsters scare and baffle those who cross their path. Want to add a paranormal detour to your next vacation? From the Loch Ness Monster to the Mothman, here are 10 hair-raising creatures anxious to take a bite out of your holiday.
This is what happens when you have one word for two colours.
Paris may be known as The City of Light, but there’s no question that the French capital has a dark past. Travel experts at the Paris Convention and Visitors Bureau have rounded up three attractions that will delight both brave believers in the paranormal and skeptical history buffs.
From funny-faced owls to family reunions with hilarious themes, these Our Canada readers expertly captured funny moments as they unfolded. Enjoy!
The perfect escape from rush hour traffic.
Care to sample a life of champagne and caviar? Be sure to pack your designer luggage for this fun countdown of the world’s most luxurious (and expensive) hotels.