Welcome to Canada, my home and native land! Canada is an enormous country, with all kinds of different landscapes and environments to explore – in all seasons. 

Let’s start planning your trip to Canada! Where do you want to go? These posts are organized from East to West! Find guides for Montreal, Ottawa, Winnipeg, and other areas in Ontario and Quebec.


Recent Posts

The Ultimate Ottawa Staycation Guide

No travel, no problem! This 7-day itinerary is all you need.

12 Date Ideas Ottawa Summer 2020

Date nights are looking a little different in 2020, Ottawa! Fortunately, there are still plenty of ways to enjoy a romantic day or evening in…

Ottawa Outdoors

The Ultimate Guide to Hiking, Cycling, and Walking Trails in Ottawa

It’s the summer of outside, Ottawa! One of the best ways to have fun and stay safe this summer is to enjoy the great outdoors.…

OPEN NOW: You Can Sleep With Wolves and Bring Your Friends in these Wolf Lodges in Quebec

Wake up to howling!

Where to Eat in Montreal

Montreal Food Guide: Where to Eat in Montreal

Montreal is perfect for foodies. One of the things that I have loved on my multiple visits to Montreal over the last couple years has been…

Halifax Waterfront

Things to do in Halifax: The Best Restaurants, Bars, & Attractions

Halifax is a coastal Canadian city that belongs at the top of your weekend getaway list. There are plenty of things to do in Halifax…

Ottawa Christmas

Christmas in Ottawa: 17 Things to Do Before the Holidays End

There’s still holiday magic in the air!

10 Tips for Safe Driving in Ottawa: Stay Safe While Driving This Winter

Driving can get you where you need to and take you on fantastic adventures – but it’s only fun if you arrive at your destination…

Lac des Loops Skating Trail near Ottawa

14 Spectacular Winter Getaways in Ontario and Quebec

There’s a long stretch of winter in Canada and while it can start to a feel little long, there is also a lot of opportunity…

26 Wonderful Things to do in Ottawa in Winter: A Local’s Guide

The best of Ottawa in Winter!

where to see fall colours in ottawa

Ottawa Fall Colours: The Best Places and Day Trips

It’s not just Gatineau Park

things to do in ottawa in fall

The Top Things to do in Ottawa in Fall

Ottawa in Fall is absolutely beautiful. The Ottawa-Gatineau region is quickly covered in beautiful fall colours, pumpkins and squash are in season, and everything is…

white water rafting ottawa

Epic Ottawa Adventures for Every Season

Get the adrenaline pumping.

Peggy's Cove Lighthouse

Halifax to Peggy’s Cove & Lunenburg Day Trip Guide

The essential day trip from Halifax.

The Best of Prince Edward Island: Things To Do + Itinerary Suggestions

This province has a lot to offer!