Travel

Las Vegas: Top 5 Best Rated Hotels and Why

The mere mention of the name Las Vegas is enough to help create a fantasy world filled with state-of-the-art casino buildings, flashy cars, hotels and full of merry-making people. If you are someone who has ever had this awesome idea of Las Vegas, then you are not far from the truth. Las Vegas indeed is filled with such classic and awesome casino centres among other interesting places. However, ev ....

Casino Tourism: Las Vegas versus Atlantic City

More and more people are being drawn into the circle of casino players by the passing of each and every single day. This is highly due to the fact that casino centres have become one of the very few places where people can have fun and still earn some cash in the end – that is if you end up being a winner on any of the games. The moment casino gaming centres are mentioned, there are a lot of pl ....

Jamaica Ranks at the Top for Homophobia in the Caribbean

The Caribbean is notoriously homophobic, but Jamaica is considered the most fanatically anti-gay country in the region. A Jamaican band’s popular song, “Chi Chi Man,” received frequent radio play in the United States as well as throughout the islands, even though it was about firebombing gays in their cars and at social clubs. Due to the Jamaican patois lyrics and the chorus sung to ....

Norway for fans of 'Frozen' -- the movie

The Disney family movie ‘Frozen’ is a huge hit all over the world.  Songs like ‘Let it go’ and ‘For the first time in forever’ from the movie’s soundtrack have legions of fans all over the globe.  

The craggy but spectacular coastline of Norway is believed to have inspired the setting for the film, which revolves around a fictional kingdom, Arendelle, which is in per ....

Let it be the Eiffel Tower this vacation!

Imagine the situation: You are on the lift to the third level in the Eiffel Tower. You are moving to 276-meter high observatory platform in the steel structure that is the most frequented paid tourist monument in the world. The panoramic view of Paris and suburbs from the observatory is exhilarating. The wonderful experience at the Tower makes your vacation worth it.
The 324-meter tow ....

Ottawa international chamber brings the music of generations

The Ottawa International chamber music festival makes a humble beginning on the 23rd of July. For 15 days, the visitors will be treated to waves of mesmerizing classical music. While you reverberate to the music from the generations you will also be treated to bold departures from the original. This brings to the fore the chamber music’s strength as a living art which has made its mark on t ....

Did you hear about the London eye?

The London eye has become the latest landmark tourist attraction for the people holidaying in London.  The 135 meter Ferris wheel weighs 1700 tons and took more than a year and a half to construct. It was built in the year 1999 and is also known as the Millennium wheel. The glass capsules give a 360-degree view of London to the tourists. The Buckingham Palace, St. Paul’s Cathedral and ....

Ottawa – One of the best places for tourists

Ottawa is Canada's capital with numerous historic and cultural sights that tourist simply must visit. When in Ottawa, you can have lots of fun, learn a lot, eat well and have great time-definitely all the right reasons to add Ottawa to your must-visit list. Keep on reading to find out must-see recommendations when you come to Ottawa. 1. The National Gallery of Canada ....

Ottawa -- Capital of Fun

There is much more to Canadian capital then institutional buildings and traditional eateries. Ottawa has numerous locations that will enable you loads of fun and attractions that will enable you to create life-long funny, wild memories. Let's mention what to see and do in Canadian capital (of fun!) Say hi to the sun on the Parliament Hill There is an interesting ....

Paris: Top 5 Underrated Sights

You’re sitting in a sidewalk café along the bank of the River Seine, enjoying the last of your coffee and croissant and contemplating what you should do today. In the past few days you’ve visited the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, and Notre Dame cathedral, and they were all incredible sights. But what else is there to see and do on holiday in Paris? Below is a list ....

Florida: The Best Beaches on the East Coast

East coast or west coast? Atlantic Ocean or Gulf of Mexico? Sunrise or sunset? The debate continues to rage over which Floridian coast is the better choice. It’s no secret that many Canadians prefer the west coast, with its powdery white sand, minimal waves, and spectacular sunsets. But some would argue that the east coast has just as much–if not more–to offer.Here’s a few of our favo ....

Sunbathing in Exotic Krabi

I’ll admit it. I’m kind of a beach snob. I had the privilege of growing up in south Florida with some of the world’s prettiest beaches right in my backyard. I never really understood the obsession with “vacationing at the beach,” because I’d always taken my proximity for granted. And, to be honest, most beaches I saw in other places failed to impress me. And then I went to Kra ....

Halifax: Top 5 Autumn Day Trips

No one would argue that Nova Scotia is a spectacular place to visit during the summer. But just because the days are growing shorter and the leaves are beginning to turn doesn’t mean it’s time to head indoors just yet. The Canadian autumn has plenty to offer in the way of natural beauty and fun outdoor activities. Here are a few of our favorites to get you started, all within a few hours ....

Making a difference in the lives of Canadians in need

(NC) Timing can make a difference between life and death when it comes to many serious illnesses. However, in communities across the country treatment is not always available or accessible. The Air Canada Foundation's Hospital Transportation Program work to fly patients closer to their treatments for life saving results. When Bella Arcand, an eight year old girl from Saskatoon, needed ....

Safe summer travel destinations

(NC) The Economist ranked Toronto and Montreal among the world's safest cities in 2015 giving Canadians another reason to proudly wear the maple leaf. Our national symbol unites Canadians at home and abroad, which is why the maple leaf is so well recognized in other countries. For many travellers, especially families, safety is the most important factor when choosing where to vi ....

Globe-trotting made easier

(NC) As the world's second largest land mass, Canada has world-wide neighbours in every direction. More and more Canadians are getting to know their neighbours in exotic corners of the world. Air Canada, who already offers the most extensive route network from the most cities towns across Canada, recently started expanding its fleet to new international destinations. Here's a look at som ....

Top 5 airline travel tips

(NC) It's peak travel season and Canadian airports from coast to coast are bursting at the seams. Roch Lefebvre, Air Canada Service Director and seasoned traveller, has seen it all and offers five expert tips: 1. Most people bring too much. Check your carry-on and checked baggage allowances, including dimensions, before packing. 2. Most importantly, ensure your valuables including keys, ....

How To Plan The Ultimate Skiing Holiday

The best skiing holiday won’t be had in the Alps or in the American Rockies. You can’t find excitement at a typical ski resort with other tourists jostling you for space on the chairlift and the slopes. No, in order to plan the ultimate skiing holiday, you have to try heli-skiing.

You might not have heard of it before, but heli-skiing emerged as an amped up form of the popular sport ba ....