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Manoir Hovey

Living Well in La Belle Province

Lounging under the stars in the percolating effervescence of a huge, heated thermal pool, we are protected from the elements by walls of natural rocks and boulders at Spa Eastman. There is wind and...

The Mystery of Magnetic Hill 

Gravity Road, Mystery Spot, Fool’s Hill. Over the years, this mysterious spot has garnered many names. All of which refer to the same bizarre natural phenomenon that is Magnetic Hill. Drive to the bottom of this...
Oak Bay, Victoria, British Columbia

Gulf Islands Adventure: Victoria

Only in Victoria, would there be a Feast Concierge. Karma Brophy leads us on a merry three hour tour of Oak Bay and its delightful gastronomy scene, one bite at a time. We taste...
Salt Spring Island

Gulf Islands Adventure: Salt Spring Island

Driving into Salt Spring Island in the rain is like entering the pages of an old picture book. A rustic road leads to Hastings House Country House Hotel, in an 11th century Sussex style...
Gulf Islands

Gulf Islands Adventure: Tofino

From Tofino at Mile 1 of the Trans Canada Highway, to Saltspring Island and the manicured landscape of Victoria, it’s all “peace and love, man.” It was raining when I arrived in Vancouver, and the...
Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth

The Ballad of John and Yoko

In 1969, when John Lennon and Yoko Ono staged their infamous “Bed-In for Peace” at the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel in Montreal, the staff refused to touch their clothes for dry-cleaning and shoes for...

Ottawa: Capital Cool

Lazily drifting along a slow moving river with Owl Rafting as the sun sparkles off the ripples in our wake, we hear the distant rush of falls closer and closer until voom! We’ve got...
Fairmont Le Chateau Montabello

Savouring Outaouais

In the Outaouais region, we come upon the world’s grandest, most dramatic log cabin, standing like a beacon of hospitality in the rolling countryside. Fairmont Le Château Montebello, more than 80 years old, still...
Montreal Nightscape

Savouring Montreal

MONTREAL Montreal is a city of many religions, including the big five: Hockey, Dining, Cycling, Dancing and L’Amour. From Plateau-Mont-Royal to Westmount, Outremont to Mile End, hundreds of kilometres of bicycle paths weave through the...
Chateau Frontenac

Savouring Quebec City

QUEBEC CITY Beyond the thick, exposed-stone walls and wooden beams of our cottage is a unique jewel, as if set in a snow globe: North America’s oldest and only fortified city, Quebec. When the French...

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