Hungry for a new travel destination? Check out our guide to the 10 dining hotspots in Chicago that are guaranteed to satisfy even the deepest(dish) appetite.
Today there are all sorts of extreme versions of things, but have you ever encountered extreme birdhouses?! In the September issue of More of Our Canada, John Looser of Belgrave, Ont., shared his crafty Canadian side with us. Read his story for more on how he builds these massive avian abodes, but in the meantime, here are some inspiring images of his creations!
To see even more of John’s work, visit his website: http://extremebirdhouse.com/
A world-class children’s museum. Fabled Fenway Park. Swan Boats. The Freedom Trail. It’s no wonder Boston is one of North America’s favorite family destinations. Here are 10 great reasons to visit Boston now.
Love the movies and love to travel? Plan your next adventure around these film-themed destinations.
Getting ready for your next big trip but aren’t sure what to pack in your luggage? Make sure you bring this season’s essentials with these must-have travel accessories.
Issac Haberer of New Liskeard, Ont., says, “This antique came into the museum where I work and has remained unidentified for ages. The lever on the right can be lowered and the mechanism is supposed to move one set of teeth that are located beside a stationary set, as a flat arm comes down in […]
Melanie Cobb of Salt Springs, N.B., shares this photo of her cousins, Matthew DeWolf (left) and Riley Nice looking lost in thought on their grandparents’ farm. Wonder what they’re thinking about?
If swimming’s your thing, plan your next vacation around one of these refreshing hot spots.
If you’ve ever wondered what your pilot was really thinking, now is your chance to find out. We interviewed real-life pilots and they shared all the secrets you probably should know but were afraid to ask.
Disneyland not doing it for you anymore? How about visiting a Charles Dickens theme park, or an all-you-can-eat chocolate paradise instead? Indulge in the unusual, take a step off the beaten path, and check out the world’s strangest theme parks.
Roatan, Honduras is one of Central America’s hottest travel destinations. Known for its great beaches, the small Caribbean island has plenty to offer adventurous family travelers and snowbirds, from reefs to rainforest to ruins. Here are 10 highlights you won’t want to miss.
History, Southern tradition and ghost stories are Savannah’s enticing backdrop; but this growing, vibrant city combines a laid-back, artistic groove amidst excellent dining and lively entertainment. Here are seven amazing discoveries to be made in this charming city located in the southern U.S. state of Georgia
Prepare your taste buds for a treat, and visit the finest wineries in Quebec’s Eastern Townships. With gorgeous scenery and charming village appeal, this region is the premiere destination for day-trippers and wine connoisseurs alike.
Jodi Gustafson of Whitehorse took a year off from her university studies to volunteer in various countries around the world. She went looking for something more that what she could learn from books and definitely found it! Now set on a career path she is passionate about, she may never have discovered it had she not taken a gap year. You can find her complete story in the August/September issue of Our Canada under Canadians Abroad, but in the meantime, take a look at these gorgeous photos Jodi sent in.
Carmen Swartz of Timmins, Ont., writes, “My three-year-old daughter, Sara, and I drove through Hearst, Ont., last summer and stopped at the tourist information centre-there were huge statues of moose and wolves outside, and I snapped this shot of Sara having fun with them.”
Patricia Salisbury of Dundalk,Ont., says, “When I first saw this item, I thought it was a bottle-capper, but closer inspection seemed to rule that out. For one thing, it is not tall enough. From top to bottom, it measures 14 inches. Also, there is just an inverted funnel where the cap-shaped press would be. The […]
Deep woods, bountiful fly-fishing and diverse wildlife reserves make North Carolina a natural wonder. An hiker’s dream, North Carolina offers enough fresh air and outdoor experiences to leave even the most seasoned traveler exhausted with possibilities.
Your stories in Our Canada became the inspiration for these Grade 5 students. Modelled after Our Canada, they created their own magazine called Our Classroom. Thanks to their teacher Les Mepham of Windsor, it turned out great!
For the last 100 years, Parks Canada has been the steward of the Canadian wilderness, protecting our pristine flora and fauna. Established in 1911 as the world’s first national parks service, Parks Canada now guards 167 National Historic Sites, 42 National Parks, and four National Marine Conservation areas. On July 16, Parks Day, the organization is celebrating its centennial. To commemorate the anniversary, we take you through a few National Parks, well known and not, via the memories of Canadians who have been touched by their stunning beauty.
Lusting for a truly irresistible couple’s vacation? Dare to explore eight of Newfoundland’s most romantic hotspots, and find out why it’s not the size of the province, but what you do in it, that matters.