Canada

Visiting Montreal’s Beautiful Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica
Visiting Montreal’s Beautiful Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica

Visiting Montreal’s Beautiful Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica

Montreal ranks as one of my top five North American cities for so many reasons — the food, the language and culture, the fashions and the history. Possibly my most favorite site in Montreal is the Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica.…

Vancouver to Whistler on the Sea to Sky Highway in British Columbia
Vancouver to Whistler on the Sea to Sky Highway in British Columbia

Vancouver to Whistler on the Sea to Sky Highway in British Columbia

The Sea to Sky Highway is a 75 mile (121 kilometers) drive from Vancouver BC to Whistler, BC. The scenery is spectacular with views of Howe Sound and the Coastal Mountains of the western Cascade. And there’s plenty to see…

Manitoba’s Farmery Beer Is Canada’s First Estate Brewery
Manitoba’s Farmery Beer Is Canada’s First Estate Brewery

Manitoba’s Farmery Beer Is Canada’s First Estate Brewery

Microbreweries, or craft breweries, are a dime a dozen throughout North America, but The Farmery Brewery just north of Winnipeg Manitoba in Canada is something a little special.  Chris Warwuruk and his brothers were raised on a grain farm in…

Visiting the Canadian Human Rights Museum in Winnipeg
Visiting the Canadian Human Rights Museum in Winnipeg

Visiting the Canadian Human Rights Museum in Winnipeg

 If you are of any nationality other than Canadian, don’t be deterred in thinking that the Canadian Human Rights Museum in Winnipeg is of interest solely to Canadians. This incredible building encompasses global stories of the struggle for human rights…

Iceberg Beer and Sassy Chocolate – Reasons to Visit St. John’s Newfoundland
Iceberg Beer and Sassy Chocolate – Reasons to Visit St. John’s Newfoundland

Iceberg Beer and Sassy Chocolate – Reasons to Visit St. John’s Newfoundland

St. John’s Newfoundland offers the inquisitive traveler a number of delights worthy of venturing to Canada’s maritime region. You can stand on North America’s most eastern point and watch whales, puffins and icebergs. You can eat a local delicacy called…

Visiting Roof Top Bees in a Downtown Vancouver Hotel
Visiting Roof Top Bees in a Downtown Vancouver Hotel

Visiting Roof Top Bees in a Downtown Vancouver Hotel

Roof top bee keeping is an urban, environmental effort flourishing in the 21st century. Learning about bees and their unique challenges in various parts of the world can and/or should become a part of your travels. Plenty of hotels now…