Picture-perfect vistas: The 13 most quintessential Canadian landscapes

With free admission to Canada’s beautiful national parks being offered this year in honour of the country’s 150th anniversary of confederation and the warm weather fast approaching, it’s the perfect time to dust off your camera and start planning a vacation. From sweeping grasslands to thunderous ocean tides to craggy snow-covered mountains, Canada’s diverse landscapes […]

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11 Things You Should Know About Australian Culture

Believe it or not, Australian culture looks nothing like the image cultivated by old Foster’s commercials and cheesy 1980’s Hollywood blockbusters. Catch a glimpse of the real Australia by checking out these 11 cultural qualities. Australians are irreverent Want an introduction to Australian irreverence? Start with this joke told by former Prime Minister Bob Hawke. […]

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A Perfect 7 Days In The Bernese Oberland, Switzerland

The Jungfrau, Monch and Eiger. There are few more iconic alpine peaks. The wonderland Bernese Oberland in Switzerland is home to all three, alongside the magical Lauterbrunnen valley and elegant ski resorts of Mürren and Wengen. My travel guide shows you how to pack the absolute highlights of this region into a perfect seven days. […]

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15 Reasons Why You Should Visit the Algarve at Least Once in Your Lifetime

For many travelers, the ultimate vacation includes exotic sights, impeccable weather, delicious cuisine, and plenty of activities, but it also gives you time to relax and “get away from it all”—this is the Algarve in a nutshell. Portugal’s southern region is a European paradise full of both history and modern amenities and can offer something […]

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Reasons Why You Should Visit Best, the Netherlands

The town of Best in the Netherlands borders Eindhoven and is easily accessible via public transport, car or bike from its larger neighbour. Although it is small, Best features numerous fascinating attractions, including an expansive lakeside beach resort and the oldest surviving farm in North Western Europe. The Wings of Liberation Museum Preserved World War […]

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