Road Trips

How to plan a road trip, along with recommendations for the best road trips in Canada. Before you hit the highway, brush up on the rules of the road with our safe driving tips.

10 Canadian Road Trips You Need to Take at Least Once

Whether you’ve got days or just a few hours to spare, these unforgettable Canadian road trips offer breathtaking scenery, iconic landmarks and thrilling stops along the way.

The Best Day Trips From Calgary

Fill up the gas tank and get ready to hit the road. Here's how to make most of your next...

The Quirkiest Roadside Attractions Across Canada

They may not be destination, but these must-see pitstops certainly make the journey more interesting!

Great Day Trips from Ottawa You Need to Take

Seen and done everything our nation's capital has to offer? Add these great day trips from Ottawa to your itinerary!

The Ultimate RV Trip Planner

With expert advice on everything from packing to driving, our RV trip planner has you covered.

The Road Trip Essentials You Need to Pack

Taking off on a cross-country trek? Don't leave your driveway until you're sure these road trip essentials are on board.

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This Is the Most Stolen Car Model in Canada

Plus, more fast-moving facts about driving.

Why the British Drive on the Left Side of the Road (And We Don’t)

The British custom of driving on the left isn’t a sign of eccentricity—there’s actually a very sensible reason for it.

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10 Great Day Trips From Montreal

Whether you’re a born-and-bred Montrealer, or a visitor looking to make the most of your vacation, these day trips outside...

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10 Great Day Trips From Edmonton on One Tank of Gas

Whether you’re a born-and-bred Edmontonian or a visitor looking to make the most of your vacation, these day trips outside...

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14 Things You Should Never Leave in the Car

Your vehicle should be used for transportation, not storage. Keeping these items in the car could put your health and...

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The Most Dangerous Summer Driving Hazards (And How to Avoid Them)

Don't let the lazy days of summer cause you to become too complacent behind the wheel. Here are five driving...

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Stuck Waiting At a Stoplight? Here’s How to Let the Sensor Know

Interacting with a stoplight may seem like a trivial task, but ensuring it detects your presence is crucial for traffic...

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The Best Day Trips From Vancouver

Want to make the most of your next trip to Vancouver? Fill up the tank and get ready to hit...

Driving the Haines Highway: The Most Scenic Route in Canada

Designated a National Scenic Byway in 2009, the Haines Highway’s eerie seclusion is tempered by its unusual beauty—and the photo...

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The Best Road Trips in Every Province

These great Canadian routes will have you walking historic streets, beachcombing on the Sunshine Coast and paddling in breathtaking fjords.

10 Smart Tips to Make Your First RV Trip a Breeze

The world is your oyster when you can pack up an RV and hit the road. Follow these tricks for...

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Summer Car Hacks Every Driver Should Know

Quick fixes for some of the most common summer driving dilemmas.

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10 Things You’re Doing in Your Car—But Shouldn’t

Some of the things on this list are simply bad habits, but others can significantly increase your risk for a...

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10 Great Day Trips from Halifax

Whether you’re a born-and-bred Haligonian or a visitor looking to make the most of your vacation, these day trips just...

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10 Day Trips From Toronto on One Tank of Gas

Need a break from the Big Smoke? These great escapes offer world-class hiking trails, historic hamlets and charming outdoor markets.

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13 Driver’s Ed Lessons You’ve Probably Forgotten

It's time to brush up on the rules of the road.

How Do Gas Pumps “Know” When Your Car’s Tank Is Full?

Gas pumps have been around long before "smart" technology—so how are they able to seemingly detect when your tank is...

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The Best Road Trip Music for a Cross-Canada Trek

Add these quintessential Canadian songs to your playlist: they're the perfect accompaniment to the jaw-dropping scenery of the Great White...

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Proven Ways to Stop Texting and Driving Once and For All

Despite knowing the dangers of texting and driving, many people still do it. Take these steps to keep your hands...

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12 Things You Should Never Do While Driving

#3 on this list isn't just gross, it's downright dangerous.

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Is Your Car Ready for a Road Trip?

Hitting the road for a well-earned escape? Consult this checklist to ensure your ride is in prime condition for the...

10 Great Day Trips from Hamilton

No matter which direction you head out of "The Hammer," you’ll find plenty of fascinating places worth exploring.

The Best Trips From London, Ontario on a Single Tank of Gas

Looking for adventures just outside the Forest City? These great Ontario destinations offer a full slate of things to see,...

How to Handle Road Rage: Tips For Dealing With Aggressive Drivers

Aggressive driving contributes to 56 per cent of all fatal car crashes. Here's expert advice on how to avoid becoming...

This is the Safest Seat in Your Car (It’s Probably Not Where You’d Think!)

Yes, wearing your seatbelt can save your life in an accident, but so can sitting in the right seat. Check...