5 Canadian HI hostels by the beach

August 11, 2016By Gisela SleizerOh Canada!

Summer is the perfect season to plan a trip across the country. Actually, so is winter. And fall. And Spring. Whatever! The point is, there a few spots you just cannot miss. Some open all year long, but some only function during the summer season, so we’d like to throw the below on your bucket … Read More

A summer of Canadian Festivals

July 7, 2016By Guest BloggerOh Canada!

Summers in Canada are short, but full of activity. From coast to coast, the country is teeming with festivals of all kinds. From theatre to music to film, Canada will keep tourists and locals busy through the summer months. Here are some summer highlights for 2016. Maritimes Halifax, Nova Scotia Shakespeare by the Sea July … Read More

Five Canadian Parks for the Budget-Conscious Traveller

September 1, 2015By Guest BloggerOh Canada!

This guest blog was submitted by the Parks Canada Youth Ambassadors 2015-16. This summer they had  the opportunity to travel Canada and explore many of the national parks and national historic sites. Follow their adventures online on Facebook EN or FR, and Twitter EN: @OMGparkscan  FR: @parcscanOMG Canada has 46 national parks, 168 national historic … Read More

4 Options to Work, Travel and Explore Western Canada!

January 27, 2015By Guest BloggerOh Canada!

Guest blogger: Rosalie Dumais-Beaulieu A recent report by the QMI agency was released on the Journal de Québec website recently. It said that in the last decade 60,855 young people from across Canada came to work in Alberta. Impressive, right? Is it a search for adventure or for money? Whichever you’re after, you’ve come to … Read More

The Best Coffee(s) in Canada

November 17, 2014By Béatrice Bernard-PoulinOh Canada!

It might be the colder weather, or the days getting shorter, but I’ve been having more and more cravings for good coffee. And even if some Europeans insist on saying that there is no good coffee in Canada (the first result of a Google search for “best coffee in Canada” comes up with “McDonald’s? Tim … Read More

One Pint To Another: A Journey Of Beer Across Canada

June 13, 2014By Samuel LangloisOh Canada!

From coast to coast, Canadians are witnessing a revolution that gives beer its credentials as the oldest beverage in the world. In villages and small towns of every region, microbreweries are popping up and revitalizing communities. These institutions attract new visitors, radiate outside their borders and become sources of local pride. Many of them organize … Read More

Great Canadian Road Trip Tips

May 7, 2014By Heather KangOh Canada!, Toolbox

Nothing but the wide-open road and an entire country to explore! We’re getting into road trip season in Canada and this country has some of the most incredible, beautiful, amazing road trip routes you can find anywhere on the planet. But because there are so many routes you can take and places you can go, … Read More