Travel Canada

Looking for Canadian travel inspiration? From dreamy destinations to bucket list experiences, Travel Canada is your guide to the best the Great White North has to offer.

The 50 Funniest Town Names Across Canada

From "Snafu" in the Yukon to Newfoundland's "Happy Adventure," these funny Canadian town names often have fascinating origins.

Visiting Ontario’s Waterloo Region: 10 Must-See Stops!

Known both for its urban technology hubs and rural wide-open spaces, Waterloo Region provides visitors with many unique opportunities to...


What You Should Know Before Moving to Canada

Moving to Canada can be a bit of culture shock. One recent immigrant shares helpful hints for newcomers.


10 Things You Should Never Say to a Canadian

Canadians have a reputation for being polite and easygoing, but you'll want to avoid these faux pas.


The Most Haunted Places in Canada

From gothic hotels to gruesome battlefields, these spooky sites are the most haunted places in the country.

50 Reasons You’ve Got Winnipeg All Wrong

The capital of Manitoba is an overlooked gem that sparkles with a lively arts scene and destination eateries.


Merry Memories of an Unforgettable Family Christmas

Whether we're gathered around the piano singing carols or playing a tipsy game of charades, Christmas time with family and...

20 Heartwarming Photos of Canadian Christmas Traditions Across the Country

From New Brunswick to British Columbia, Our Canada readers showed us how they celebrate the most wonderful time of the...


How the Family Dog Helped Save the Christmas Pudding

This is the story of how my mother perfected a traditional family recipe as a new bride with a little...


This Random Act of Small Town Kindness Will Warm Your Heart

After a photo negative was found in a secondhand suitcase, the residents of Almonte, Ontario, stopped at nothing to get...


These Magical Photos of Frozen Bubbles Will Take Your Breath Away

Creating beautiful bubbles of ice and capturing them in photographs makes for a magical winter pastime.

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10 of the Most Memorable Royal Visits to Canada

Although we've yet to see a royal visit to Canada in the Netflix series The Crown, the royal family has...


This is What a Northern Ontario Winter Looks Like

Photographer Richard Main of Thunder Bay, Ontario, digs deep to discover the hidden joys of winter.


Nature’s Most Spectacular Light Show: What It’s Like to See the Aurora Borealis

Yellowknife is one of, if not the best, location in the world for viewing the Northern Lights.


This is What It’s Like Photographing Wildlife in the Dead of Winter

A dedicated shutterbug shares his experiences enduring the cold to photograph wildlife in its natural habitat.


Band on the Run: Photographing the Wild Horses of Alberta

For more than 250 years, Sundre, Alberta, has been home to roaming wild horses, known as “the Wildies.”

This Is What It’s Like Photographing Baby Seals in the Magdalen Islands

Îles de la Madeleine (Magdalen Islands) is the perfect spot to observe harp seals in winter.


Exploring Lake Superior’s Slate Islands

From a truly spectacular show of the Northern Lights to its charming lighthouse, the Slate Islands reward the adventurous traveller...


Check Out This Canadian’s One-of-a-Kind Pottery Creations!

Despite years of experience as an artisan, Alison Dikland never plans, weighs or measures her creations. The result? Unique works...


Canada’s Most Beautiful Lighthouses

We challenged you to capture Canada's most beautiful lighthouses on camera, and you delivered! From instantly recognizable landmarks to humble...


Can You Really Be Jailed For Picking Trilliums in Ontario?

Law or urban legend? We got to the bottom of this provincial mystery once and for all.


8 Dazzling Walk-Through Christmas Light Displays Across Canada

’Tis the season to celebrate! Get into the festive spirit with a visit to these impressive light displays.


What It’s Like to Photograph Ottawa in the Day and Night

This Ottawa-based photographer explains the fascinating psychological effect of seeing the same scene in daylight and then at night.


Yukon Gold: Exploring the Best Part of the Yukon

For this traveller, the contrast between two wildly different landscapes—Emerald Lake and the Carcross Desert—was the best part of the...

A Tribute to William Pope, Norfolk County’s Naturalist

Naturalist and artist William Pope championed conservation through his paintings and documentations of the birds of Ontario.


Check Out This Canadian’s Impressive Rare Pin Collection

For this Edmonton native, road-tripping south of the border and conversing with a stranger trigged a deep passion for pin...


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12 Things You Didn’t Know About Christmas in Canada

Do you know Rudolph's Canadian connection? Or how many turkeys get devoured at Canadian dinner tables?


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The Best Christmas Markets Across Canada

From the snow-capped peaks of Banff to Charlottetown's winter wonderland, here's where you'll find the most magical Christmas markets in...


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Top 20 Places to Spend Christmas in Canada

From festive Santa Claus parades to can't-miss holiday markets, we're counting down the best places to celebrate Christmas in Canada.


Common Newfoundland Sayings, Decoded

Newfoundlanders have developed their own unique dialect, including certain turns of phrase that first-time visitors will likely find a little...