Walk Through History in Halifax Leanne Tait, WKND Contributor Halifax for a weekend getaway? Why not? With a flavour all its own, and a history to match, this seaside city is worth a second look. Halifax is a quick two…Read more.
There is no shortage of venues to visit in New York City – but if you are looking for something off the beaten path, between the exceptional and the unexpected, you’ll want to check out these three museums: The City…Read more.
Not every day you get to meet someone – or something that’s been alive for over 100 years. Even less so, something that’s lived for almost four centuries, surviving generations, wars, and an atomic bomb. If this compact little tree could…Read more.
One of America’s most fascinating pieces of underdog architecture lies in the heart of Buffalo, New York. Internationally, people hear “New York” and immediately picture architecture like the Empire State Building. If that’s the case, it’s time to check out…Read more.
“regarde les étoiles…” A must see when you’re in Montreal, the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium (4801, avenue Pierre-De Coubertin, Montreal QC) has been a hit since the doors opened to the public about six years ago and makes Montreal Space For…Read more.
One of the many stereotypes about Boston is that if you visit any bar long enough, everyone there will quickly learn your name. It’s an ode to Cheers, the bar that the television show made famous and the perception isn’t…Read more.
Last year, I finally had the chance to visit Franklin Children’s Garden and I loved it! A a themed garden based on characters from “Franklin the Turtle” stories, a Canadian children’s classic. To get to the Garden, you have to walk…Read more.
Whether you seek adventure, are looking for a relaxing or a ruggedly romantic getaway, or just want to enjoy the natural sights and sounds of an iconic landscape, Algonquin Park has an area for you. Open year-round, Algonquin Provincial Park…Read more.
If you are looking to experience Montreal in the way that the city was meant to be experienced, you will try three of the things that it is the most famous for: smoked meat sandwiches, beer, and poutine. As far…Read more.