It doesn’t surprise me that they named this island chain snugged down in the middle of the Gulf of St. Lawrence – west of Cape Breton and north of PEI – after a woman.
My first impression of the Cabot Trail, Nova Scotia – WOW! This Canadian road trip is one of the world’s best.
Bowen Island is just a few kilometres northwest of Vancouver on Canada’s west coast. More precisely, this island is in Howe Sound, off of the Strait of Georgia which separates the mainland from Vancouver Island.
Even before I knew it was called The Special Areas, I knew there was something special about it.
Montreal is an easy weekend away. This festival-crazy city always has good hotel deals and the shopping and food are both excellent. Our latest weekend foray was for the food via Montréal en Lumière, the city’s annual winter food and arts festival.
It’s 1,000 square kilometres of food and wine, beaches, antiques, inns, culture, history and recreation of all sorts that has been thriving in southern Ontario for two hundred years.
Next time you drive to Mont Tremblant in the Laurentian Mountains of Québec, try taking the slow lane.
I had heard that Dalvay-by-the-Sea, on Prince Edward Island, was famous for a dish called Sticky Date Pudding. So earlier this week I picked up a car rental and set out to find the inn and its pudding.
One rainy day I was snooping around Seal Cove on Grand Manan Island in New Brunswick when I spied a window full of bright fluorescent orange objects that I had never seen before.
The Ness Creek Music Festival site and the Nesslin Lake campground are two of the most unique places to overnight in central Saskatchewan.
Like a beautiful set of nesting Russian dolls carved out of limestone, the largest freshwater island in the world is over 1000 square miles in area, itself containing over 100 lakes, many of which have their own islands.
The Hamlet of Dorothy, Alberta is often referred to as a ghost town, but don’t tell that to Linda Miller. Six generations of her family have lived there and she begs to differ.