Category: Canada

10 Most Haunted Places to Visit in Canada

10 Most Haunted Places to Visit in Canada

Discover the haunted side of Canada, just in time for Halloween. Although Canada is a young country, we have a turbulent history and many old buildings that remain haunted by their former inhabitants. Widows still stare out of windows centuries later. Children scream from deep […]

Sunset Canoe Tour of the Toronto Islands

Sunset Canoe Tour of the Toronto Islands

A sunset canoe tour of the Toronto Islands is the best blend of adventure and city travel that you can find in Toronto. As you paddle through a conservation area, spotting wild birds, you’ll catch glimpses of the CN Tower through the trees. And you […]

Ultimate Guide to the Beaches Neighbourhood, Toronto

Ultimate Guide to the Beaches Neighbourhood, Toronto

The Beaches are a popular Toronto district on the Eastern side of Toronto. As I’m sure you can tell by the name, the area is famous for their beaches. During the summer, I was feeling pretty stuck. I wasn’t able to take the myriad of […]

How to Make the Most of the Scarborough Bluffs

How to Make the Most of the Scarborough Bluffs

I’ve hit that point in lockdown where I’ve done everything there is to do in my neighbourhood. I mapped Toronto on foot, I explored the lakeshore, I gazed adoringly at the public pool and wished I could go in. This weekend I hit a wall. […]

Ultimate Canadian Bucket List for Adventure Travellers

Ultimate Canadian Bucket List for Adventure Travellers

I know, it’s weird for a Canadian to have a Canada bucket list. I’m from here, I should have seen it all, right? Wrong! Canada is HUGE. It’s literally the second largest country on the planet. While I’ve explored a fair amount of it in […]

Visiting Pier 21: A Journey Through Family Memory

Visiting Pier 21: A Journey Through Family Memory

Baba’s hand lay heavy on my forearm as I lead her through the Pier 21 museum in Halifax. We move slowly, her speed hindered by two hip replacements and cataracts. The heavy thud of her palachka—a wooden cane—resounded against the hardwood floors. Her gaze flitted […]

Guide to 100+ Canadian Slang

Guide to 100+ Canadian Slang

This guide to over 100 Canadian slang words initially started out as 20 words, but I kept remembering other terms from my friends and travels around the country. It quickly got out of hand, so here we are with 100+ Canadianisms for you to learn […]

Canada Day Quiz: Test Your Canadian Knowledge

Canada Day Quiz: Test Your Canadian Knowledge

Happy Canada Day to all of my fellow Canadians at home and abroad! I know Canada Day is going to be different for a lot of people this year. We can’t have our typical barbecues or hang out by the lake. We can’t gather with […]

Muskoka: Canada’s Cottage Country Capital

Muskoka: Canada’s Cottage Country Capital

This is a complete guide to teach you how to make the most of summer in Muskoka, Canada’s cottage country capital. Muskoka is a region about 180km north of Toronto in Canada, named for the most popular of the lakes: Lake Muskoka. The region has […]

50 Global Recipes to Make During Quarantine

50 Global Recipes to Make During Quarantine

No, I haven’t become a food blogger over the last week. Food is a big part of travel for me. I love going to new places and discovering their local cuisine. It’s not a real trip if you don’t come back 10 pounds heavier, right? […]