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12 Unique Homestays For Quirky Cultural Immersion [Photos]

From traditional temples to swanky treehouses, these unique homestays immerse you in local cultural around the world with an offbeat twist.

Africat health team. Photo courtesy of Wilderness Travel.

10 Unforgettable Ethical Wildlife Vacations For Animal Lovers

These wildlife vacations help you explore the world of animal tourism ethically and make a positive impact. Here’s how.

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Men, Heels & Who Wore Them Best: Backtracking Through History At Toronto’s Bata Shoe Museum

They say behind every great man stands a great woman, properly stilted with high-heels, in what has become one of the most feminine accessories. But who would think the stiletto is actually a nod to her male counterpart?

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The 8 Best Cities To Vacation In Canada [Photo Essay]

If you are having trouble planning your next Canadian vacation, we understand. The country, with its diverse landscapes, cultures and attractions makes it tough to decide where to point your compass. Outdoors enthusiasts, art junkies, families and those who are […]

#InstaTravel: Top 10 Slopeside Moments At Canada’s Big White Ski Resort

#InstaTravel: Top 10 Slopeside Moments At Canada’s Big White Ski Resort

Big White Ski Resort in Kelowna, Canada, is home to world-class skiing and snowboarding as well as spectacular scenery. Living in the village, I’ve created a photo essay of Instagram shots capturing some of my favorite slopeside moments for you […]

Winter Cocktails And Champagne Powder: A Ski-Resort Style Christmas In British Columbia

Nothing says “Christmas” quite like a snowy alpine village illuminated by strings of colorful lights and open fires roasting chestnuts. While small towns like this light up across the Rocky Mountains and the European Alps, Big White Ski Resort stands […]

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Luxury Goes Organic: A Caviar You Can Feel Good About

For all those who haven’t heard, caviar is okay to eat again. Actually, it’s more than okay, it’s sustainable and healthy, thanks to operations on British Columbia’s Sunshine Coast. While the Capsian and Black Seas once supplied all the world’s […]

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Cultural Encounters: A Look At The Traditions Of The Dene First Nations

While most people envision life in northern Canada as being cold, dark and dull, for people of the Dene group of North American First Nations this is far from the truth. “Dene,” which is the Athabaskan term simply for “people,” […]

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The World’s Best Wine Destinations You Haven’t Heard Of

We’ve all heard about — and probably tasted — French Chardonnay and California Pinot Noir, but the wine industry expands much further and high quality bottles can be found across the globe. New locations for viticulture are currently being developed […]