If you’ve had enough of Florida‘s crowded beaches and tourist traps, try some of these breathtaking hidden attractions to give you reason to visit Florida. Whether you’re coming face to face with alligators, or taking a dip in Biscayne’s crystal clear waters, these travel tips will encourage you to never look at F-L-A the same way.
Have you been on a fabulous honeymoon? Lesley McCallum and Curtis of Montague, P.E.I., only took their honeymoon to the British Virgin Islands years after getting married but it was worth the wait! Their story about travelling on a yacht named Paradise was published in the November issue of More of Our Canada.
Prices are rising…will you be able to afford your next trip? Increased oil costs, airline consolidation and market demand from business travel are pushing airfare and hotel rates upwards in 2012. But the good news is, savvy travellers can still save. Here are 25 really, really easy ways to do it.
Did you catch this orchestra of characters in the November issue of More of Our Canada? Here are some more from the small but harmonious world of Kathryn Lloyd of Calgary’s collection featured in the issue.
Looking for travel destinations that will send a chill up your spine? These spooky places around the world are your ticket to a good scare.
Donald Proctor of Campbell River B.C., writes, “Made of cast iron, this looks like a press of some kind. It appears that something goes in between the plates and then you press on the handle and it gets squeezed in between. The word Sultana is on the top and it also says “Hecho En” and […]
Sarah Wood of Battleford, Sask., shares this hilarious photo, saying, “On a recent trip to Jasper, we drove up to Maligne Lake. On the way back, we met some mountain sheep on the road. We were immediately “swarmed” by these animals and found it impossible to proceed, especially when some of them got under our […]
It took decades for Zita Cobb to make her way back to Fogo Island. Now she’s helping to revitalize her tiny community and draw others home.
A New York vacation has so much more to offer than the hustle and bustle of the big city. From Lake Ontario to Long Island, New York holds a bounty of surprising, hidden attractions that offer both affordable and unique travel opportunities you won’t find anywhere else.
Want to get away from it all on your next vacation? These private island resorts offer all the relaxation you could ever want, for a price. Have a look at some of the most luxurious and exclusive private islands around the world.
With so many great photos being posted on our Facebook page, we couldn’t resist sharing a few with you here! From natural to urban landscapes, to people, animals and flowers, we’ve got such talent in the Our Canada community! Enjoy!
Hotels and resorts are now offering amazing extras, or guest enrichment programs, that include everything from fire walking and tequila making to nature preservation and holistic healing. Take a second to explore all the one-of-a-kind opportunities that await you at the world’s coolest guest enrichment programs.
Need to unwind? From Alberta’s hot springs to New Zealand’s natural sand hot tubs, relaxing in the water is an absolute must. Grab a drink, bring some friends and take a dip in the hottest hot tubs from across the globe.
Where can you find UFOs, underground ice caves, and an abyss-like waterhole in the middle of the desert? Why, New Mexico, of course! With its unique combination of natural rock formations, fascinating history and diverse wildlife, a road trip through New Mexico offers travellers a truly once in a lifetime experience.
John Deman of Bath, Ont., sent along photos of this item that he picked up at an estate auction about four years ago; no one seemed to know what it was. It measures 101⁄ 2 inches in height and is 41⁄ 2 inches wide. Its base is metal while many of the cogs appear to […]
May 8, 1945: Revellers in Ottawa marked the end of World War II in Europe-better known as VE Day.
Nothing beats the excitement and spectacle of a packed sports event, whether you’re a diehard fan or simply along for the ride. Be sure to make your next vacation a homerun by checking out the top North American cities.
Can’t travel to the Maritimes this fall? Get the vacation you never had, and explore our guide to the landscape, culture, and of course, the pubs, of Cape Breton, Nova Scotia.
The stories behind collections can be the most interesting part! Martin Kiely of Montreal collects drinking vessels of all sorts and then looks into their history and writes about it! You will find one of his stories in the October/November issue mailing out soon.
For beer stein enthusiasts, visit Stein Collectors International for more!
Escaped to Hawaii yet? If not, take a five-minute mini-vaction to check out Hawaii’s greatest beaches, hikes and outdoor adventures.