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5 Awesome Things to do in Jasper, Alberta, Canada

…th the great sots in New York, New Haven or Italy but it was excellent for Canada and certainly for Jasper. Stay As with any tourist-oriented town, jasper has a variety of accommodation to choose from. I stayed at the Tekarra Lodge, which is about a mile outside of town, just across the train tracks and the Trans-Canada Highway. It was excellent and really gives you a great feel for what Jasper has to offer. The cabins are self sufficient and free…

5 Awesome Things to do in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, Canada

…and staff were fantastic. Exactly what you’d expect in a Fairmont hotel in Canada. In fact, I’ve literally stayed in just about all of them all over the country. Typical of Fairmont’s, the Fairmont Tremblant did its homework and stocked my room with goodies and personalized items to make me really feel at home during my stay. In fact, I even taped a Fox News TV segment via Skype from my room at the Fairmont Tremblant. I wouldn’t even think twice,…

Dogsledding in Alberta, Canada

…ne of the quintessential experiences that you really have to do in Western Canada. Much like playing pond hockey at Lake Louise, it’s one of those fun Canadian winter outdoor experiences that just has to happen! Before dogsledding in Alberta, I had only been once before and that was during a daytrip to Greenland-although dogsledding in Alberta is much different and much better than doing it in Greenland! I went with a company called Kingmik Dogsle…

Top 5-Cities in Canada

In honor of my trip to the Vancouver Olympics this weekend, here is my top 5 Canadian cities, not including amazing places like Banff and Whistler, etc. I reserve the right to change my mind after this weekend! Also, I will have a full report Monday or Tuesday with pictures from the Olympics. By the way, if my top choice of Calgary surprises you as it does most people when I tell them, it’s because I’ve spent a ton of time there and really love t…

Top 5-Places in Canada

…1. Whistler (British Columbia) 2. Banff (Alberta) 3. Toronto (Ontario) 4. Montreal (Quebec) 5. Calgary (Alberta)…

Old Quebec City is a Slice of Europe in Canada

While St. Pierre and Miquelon is the only part of France left in North America; Quebec City is far and away the most European city in North America. Quebec City just oozes France around the magical streets of Vieux Quebec or Old Quebec City. Its charming cobblestone streets snake around hilly curves much like Montmartre in Paris. Pedestrian lanes dotted with cafes and shops are the norm, not the exception, and the French language fills the air in…

An Olympic Experience in Vancouver

…e ever been to. I seriously did not want to leave. If you’ve never been to Canada, you are missing out. Canada is the second largest country on Earth and has only 30 million people. Those 30 million are some of the nicest and welcoming people in the world. I always said if I wasn’t American I would want to be Canadian. I have always admired their feeling of national pride and the way they really love their country, their flag and their differences…

The Canadian Rockies Provinces

…ockies in British Columbia and Alberta to the gorgeous Maritime Provinces, Canada is the second largest country on Earth and has a lot to offer, but my favorite is Western Canada. Set between the province of Alberta and the Pacific Ocean, British Columbia is a land blessed with amazing diversity and a temperate climate. There is an equally amazing variety of places to see and things to do across Canada’s most beautiful province. From Vancouver and…

5 Things to do in Western Newfoundland

…nd, but there are certainly many more. You can drive all the way up north to L’Anse aux Meadows and explore the stop offs and little towns along the way or you can simply start your trip across Canada on the Trans Canada Highway which runs right through Deer Lake. Whatever you like you can find it. There are a ton of things to do in Western Newfoundland….

My Year in Travel 2015

…ng up to an unbelievable week at the Nimmo Bay resort in British Columbia, Canada. After doing a lot of work for some of my partners I headed to Europe starting in Portugal. While I was underwhelmed with Porto, I loved all 5 awesome things to do in Lisbon! Then I headed up for 4 unique days in Edinburgh, Scotland; which included going to the Open Championship at the Old Course in St. Andrews before hopping on another Azamara Cruise around the fjor…

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