Your perfect Nova Scotia Road Trip guide with the best things to do in Nova Scotia

Your perfect Nova Scotia Road Trip guide with the best things to do in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia is an amazing destination often overlooked by non-Canadian travelers. After many years of traveling in Canada, we visited Nova Scotia a few years ago for the first time. Simply, we were blown away by its beauty and culture.  Keep reading for our complete Nova Scotia road trip itinerary. We’d recommend taking about ten days (or longer) for this road trip although seven days in Nova Scotia is a good start.

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Why you should visit Toronto in winter: The 10 best things to do in Toronto in winter

Why you should visit Toronto in winter: The 10 best things to do in Toronto in winter

Toronto is known for many things, especially its cold winters.  Although many visitors wouldn’t think to visit Toronto in winter, it’s truly a shame as there are plenty things to do in Toronto in winter for the brave souls willing to venture out into the cold.  Once you’ve packed your toque, warm mitts, and even warmer boots, you’ll be ready to discover Toronto through a local’s eyes.  Keep reading for insider tips for Toronto in winter!  (more…)

Off the beaten path Toronto: Alternative things to do in Toronto by a local

Off the beaten path Toronto: Alternative things to do in Toronto by a local

Most tourists who visit Toronto rarely explore the Eastern part of the city as it’s in the process of gentrification.  However, things are changing rapidly in East Toronto and here’s a glimpse into off the beaten path Toronto with alternative things to do in Toronto, focused on east Toronto. This local guide written by Pari, a Toronto local.

Pari is a former academic who realised that she was more interested in the places she visited during conferences and not the subject of the conference itself. So, she decided to take the plunge and make travel her full-time job. She now writes a travel blog focused on travel, food and fashion.
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The Ultimate Guide to Niagara Falls: An honest guide to Niagara Falls by a resident

The Ultimate Guide to Niagara Falls: An honest guide to Niagara Falls by a resident

As a former Buffalo resident who has been to Niagara Falls more times than I can count, it was time to write a complete guide to Niagara Falls with tips for travelers visiting these epic waterfalls.

Visiting Niagara Falls is a magical experience, especially for families, and it ranks high on many people’s bucket lists. Here you’ll find tips to help you decide which side of Niagara Falls to visit, where to eat in Niagara Falls, when is the best time to visit Niagara Falls, and logistics on how to get to Niagara Falls.

This guide includes a FREE Niagara Falls map that you can download offline with Google Maps at the end!  (more…)

Toronto on a Budget In Summer by a Torontonian

Toronto on a Budget In Summer by a Torontonian

Toronto is a fabulous, multicultural city that offers visitors cultural, natural and gastronomical adventures. It’s possible to explore this dynamic city on a tight budget with a few insider tips courtesy of Toronto native Lauren from Global Locavore! Here are six of her favorite summer activities both on and off the beaten path. Stick around until the end advice about getting around!

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