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The road trip is one of North America’s grand traditions — a chance to travel and see things from ground level, and often at inexpensive cost. But there’s the opposite tradition: the »

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Think of it as an opportunity to take a holiday from all your stuff Imagine travelling around the world for a full year with a single carry-on bag. Well, that’s exactly what »

The Cape

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Looking for an escape from his everyday, Michael MacLennan heads to Nova Scotia It’s long past midnight in Sydney’s pristine Hampton Inn (so fresh, it still has that “new hotel smell”). I’m »

“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page” ― Augustine of Hippo

Bug Off!

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It’s time to get up to the summer home. Whether you call it the camp, cabin, cottage, shack or, simply, the lake, biters are guaranteed unwelcome guests. Here, some au natural options »

Niagara: A Weekend in Wine Country

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It’s home base for the famous Shaw Festival, but Niagara-on-the-Lake is also a wine and foodie haven any time of year. This tiny gem of a town has a helluva history: it »

Photo Tour: Journey to Bermuda

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“You go to heaven if you want to, I’d rather stay right here in Bermuda” —Mark Twain Long thought of an island, Bermuda is actually an archipelago of more than 180 smaller »

Give Your Staycation Some Mexican Flair

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This August marks the very first Mexfest (August 7-17) in the city of Toronto, an event that brings the heritage of this Spanish-speaking nation to the great white North. “We want to »

The Mystery of Chaco Canyon

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Impressive ruins. A must-see stop for anyone interested in American Indian culture and history, archaeology and archaeoastronomy   A STRONG WIND FROM BEHIND and a steep cliff are not a reassuring combination. »