Ottawa is in a celebratory mood.
Canada’s 150th anniversary of confederation is just a few months away — they’re calling it
Canada’s “big year” — plus a round of smaller commemorations, including the 50th anniversary of the famous Ottawa swans and the 10th anniversary of the Rideu Canal as a World Heritage Site, are happening now. Continue reading “Ottawa starts the party early for its “big year””
Fairmont Banff Springs might look like a palace but that’s not where the comparisons end. No, just like many other castles, this one is home to a spirit or two. Or ten.
With 125 years in service, this hotel has a few spooky ghost stories to tell.
Continue reading “Ghost hunting at the Fairmont Banff Springs”
One of our favorite things to do in the snow is tubing. And after a full day of lessons at
Lake Louise Ski Area the kids were ready for some “down” time — down the tubing chute. Continue reading “Snow fun in Lake Louise”
We’re headed north!
Although our real road trip doesn’t start until October (we’ll have more details soon, along with an exciting list of new sponsors) we need to test our site and make sure everything is working correctly. And the only way to do that is to take a trip.
Continue reading “Bonjour, Quebec”