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Call of the Ocean

Call of the Ocean

Cape Cod evokes the magic of chilhood memories. Words and photography by Gay Peppin I remember the taste of salt and the feel of sea spray as the small sailboat skipped over the waves…

Jay Tours, Episode IV: [A] New Hope

Jay Tours, Episode IV: [A] New Hope

Words by Jay Kana Photography by Jay Kana and Laura Qusen Laura and I took a road trip to Philadelphia in early February, but only half of that was spent…

On the Streets of Philadelphia

On the Streets of Philadelphia

Words by Jay Kana Photography by Jay Kana and Laura Qusen As a Toronto sports fan, it’s been engrained in me to dislike Philadelphia based on the ’93 World Series…

Ski and Play at Bristol Mountain

Ski and Play at Bristol Mountain

Bristol Mountain is offering a special offer every Friday ‘til March 27 to all Canadians! Why? Because we’re damn awesome that’s why! Visit Skiis & Biikes, McMasters Sports or Ski…

Postcards from Afar: The Mediterranean

Postcards from Afar: The Mediterranean

Discover a world of travel opportunity! The Mediterranean is a body of water once viewed by the Old World as being completely surrounded by land. The name comes from the Latin mediterraneus…

The Wonders of China

The Wonders of China

Easy to get to and impossible to forget! Words and photography by Gay Peppin If you have ever dreamed of travelling to China, don’t wait! Steeped in 5,000 years of legend and history, China…

Road Trippin’ to Canandaigua

Road Trippin’ to Canandaigua

Words by Jay Kana Photo album courtesy of Drew Broderick  In early February of last year, I was looking for a ski vacation to break up the doldrums of a long, cold…

Paradise in French Ploynesia

Paradise in French Ploynesia

What You Need to Know: French Polynesia  French Polynesia has a population of approximately 275,000. The capital city is Papeete on the island of Tahiti. Tahiti has an estimated population…

Mysterious & Mystical Machu Picchu

Mysterious & Mystical Machu Picchu

Verdant lands and stunning vistas characterize this historic site. Words and photography by Gay Peppin Machu Picchu, the “lost” city of the Incas, sits in the saddle between two mountains shrouded in mist…

Postcards From Afar: East Asia

Postcards From Afar: East Asia

Discover a world of travel opportunity. Visitors to East Asia will see what Marco Polo saw: a dazzling array of shrines, temples, pagodas and gardens, all conserved through geographic isolation until relatively recently.…

Montreal Condos

Montreal Condos

Travelling to Montreal? Instead of staying in a hotel, why not rent a Montreal condo for the duration of your visit? The benefits of renting versus paying per night can…

Visit Candlewood Lake!

Visit Candlewood Lake!

Summer is coming to an end—so it’s time for a season-ending adventure! There are beautiful destinations that you can travel to without hopping on a plane or draining your wallet.…

Caribbean Cruising

Caribbean Cruising

Words and photography by Andrew Hartl This story really begins almost 25 years ago. Back then I was the quintessential globetrotter—I spent 11 years travelling the world, with five of those years aboard several ocean…

Postcards from Afar: The Danube River

Postcards from Afar: The Danube River

Discover a world of travel opportunity!  The Danube river conjures romanticism, music, history, the birth of nations, conquests and love. Immortalized by Johann Strauss in the ever-popular The Blue Danube waltz, it…

Postcards from Afar: Indian Ocean

Postcards from Afar: Indian Ocean

Discover a world of travel opportunity! Are you looking for that special trip to celebrate your milestone event? Why not embark on a bucket-list cruise destination to the Indian Ocean offered by…

Help Diana Pham win an Amazing Travel Scholarship

Help Diana Pham win an Amazing Travel Scholarship

Join us by helping a fourth-year Wilfrid Laurier business student win a scholarship of a lifetime! Diana Pham, 22, has been selected from hundreds of applicants as a finalist for…

Postcards from Afar: Northern Europe

Postcards from Afar: Northern Europe

Imagine yourself in a land where fairytales spring to life amongst august castles illuminated by a golden sun. The pristine countries of northern Europe and the Baltic Sea have inspired…

Postcards from Afar: Spain and Portugal

Postcards from Afar: Spain and Portugal

Discover a world of travel opportunity. River cruises are the fastest-growing segment in tourism, and bookings into 2015 have already started! Cruise Holidays of Clarkson targets the fall of 2014…

The Adventures of Marg and Brian

The Adventures of Marg and Brian

Another wanderlust adventure! Words and photography by Naguib Kerba In September 2013, Marg and Brian Duckett were sitting at Harry’s Bar in Venice—the same place Ernest Hemingway once frequented, enjoying the results of…

A Postcard from Paris, Prague and Germany’s Finest Cities

A Postcard from Paris, Prague and Germany’s Finest Cities

Discover a world of travel opportunity. A Postcard from Paris, Prague and Germany’s Finest Cities You’re the seasoned traveler. You’ve done all-inclusive family vacations to the Caribbean, jetted to the Big Apple…

Postcards from the Mediterranean Sea, French Polynesia and the South Pacific

Postcards from the Mediterranean Sea, French Polynesia and the South Pacific

Discover a world of travel opportunity. A Postcard from the Mediterranean Sea One of the most appealing cruise destinations is the Mediterranean Sea; twenty-three countries on three continents surround it. The earliest European and…

Experience China with the MBOT!

Experience China with the MBOT!

Words and photography by Amanda Rushe I had the wonderful, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience China in October with my employer, the Mississauga Board of Trade (MBOT). MBOT offers an exciting…

Postcards from Afar: Normandy and Paris

Postcards from Afar: Normandy and Paris

For those of you considering a river cruise vacation next spring, why not make it a journey through art and history? Next year marks the 70th anniversary of D-Day and…

Postcard from a Disney Cruise!

Postcard from a Disney Cruise!

Walt Disney World—the words conjure up magical memories of a star-spangled castle, beautiful princesses and all the goofy Disney characters that abound in the Magic Kingdom. It’s time to unleash…

Beograd 2011: Travels to Serbia

Beograd 2011: Travels to Serbia

Words and photography by Peter Marrack “You see that guy there?” said Dragoslav. “When we were kids he threatened us with a bomb.” He gestured to a man gripping a…

Postcards from Afar

Postcards from Afar

Discover a world of travel opportunity. A Postcard from China and Japan What is it about Asia that beckons travellers over and over? Part of the allure of lands like…

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