Archive for the ‘Canada’ Category

Big things in Small Packages: A week-long adventure in Prince Edward Island, Canada

Big things in Small Packages: A week-long adventure in Prince Edward Island, Canada
By Patricia Page Lost Girls Contributor As I child, I dreamed of the far away lands I would one day visit. I wrote lists, read guide books, and before I knew what ‘paying the bills’ meant, I thought I’d be visiting all those places before I turned 25. Now, with every dollar saved after the ‘paying...
June 8th, 2012 | Canada | Read More

Lost in Canada: Sisters Take Quebec City

Lost in Canada: Sisters Take Quebec City
By Noella Schink Special to Lost Girls World My sister and I are renowned for two things: our blue eyes and our healthy appetites. We’ve been partaking in the charms of Quebec City for seven years now, and have never been able to exhaust the list of great bistros, pubs, crêperies and chocolatiers...
December 17th, 2011 | Canada | Read More

Unique Sleeps in Canada—from Tipis to Ice

Unique Sleeps in Canada—from Tipis to Ice
By Julie Ovenell-Carter Special to The Lost Girls I don’t care how many threads they swaddle you in—a hotel bed = Plain. Old. Boring. Why should your vacation adventure come to a standstill just because it’s time to rest your head? It doesn’t have to in Canada! Sleep with a polar bear… Wildlife...
October 17th, 2011 | Canada, Hotel News, Staying There | Read More

Shoe Museums and Music Gardens: Five Highlights of Cultural Ontario

Shoe Museums and Music Gardens: Five Highlights of Cultural Ontario
By Edd Morris Feeling prejudiced? Well, judge your reaction to these next two facts. Are you surprised that Ontario has the third biggest theatre market in the world; or that Toronto is the second biggest exporter of TV programs in North America? If either of these statements had you taken aback, it’s...
August 3rd, 2011 | Canada | Read More

A Walk on the Wild Side in British Columbia

A Walk on the Wild Side in British Columbia
Europeans often find the vast open spaces of North America overwhelming. But, even when judged against other Canadian provinces, British Columbia’s truly huge. On Canada’s western shores, B.C. stretches over more than 27,000km of coastline, and encompasses an area of about one million square...
July 13th, 2011 | Canada | Read More

Ecotouring: Lean & Green Vancouver

By Julie Ovenell-Carter Special to The Lost Girls 5 budget-friendly tips for sustainable sightseeing on Canada’s Left Coast Vancouver, B.C.—recently named Canada’s greenest city—aims to be a jolly green giant by 2020. Already boasting the smallest carbon footprint of any major North American...
April 11th, 2011 | Canada, Extras | Read More

Braving the Canadian Wilderness – Pukaskwa National Park in Ontario, Canada

Braving the Canadian Wilderness – Pukaskwa National Park in Ontario, Canada
by Ceri Houlbrook Special to Lost Girls World Everyone likes a little adventure. Everyone, including me – a born and bred city-girl – craves the occasional escape from the hustle and bustle of city life, and the opportunity to find some hidden corner of wilderness. But true wilderness is surprisingly...
January 31st, 2011 | Canada | Read More

Air Travel News 01.11.11

Air Travel News 01.11.11
by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel News Editor Look up in the sky! It’s a bird….it’s a plane! No….it’s your weekly air travel news! Here’s what’s happening in the world of aviation, from the ground up. Porter Stepping In One of the best new airlines to come around...
January 11th, 2011 | Air, Air Travel News, Canada, Finances & Savings, Health & Safety | Read More

Air Travel News 11.30.10

Air Travel News 11.30.10
by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel News Editor Look up in the sky! It’s a bird….it’s a plane! No….it’s your weekly air travel news! Here’s what’s happening in the world of aviation, from the ground up. Not So Glamorous A pilot’s life sure isn’t what it...
November 30th, 2010 | Air, Air Travel News, Canada, Family & Kid Travel, Leaving & Coming Home, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More

Air Travel News 10.19.10

Air Travel News 10.19.10
by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel News Editor Look up in the sky! It’s a bird….it’s a plane! No….it’s your weekly air travel news! Here’s what’s happening in the world of aviation, from the ground up. No Fuel For You! Due to job actions targeting several French...
October 19th, 2010 | Air, Air Travel News, Canada, France | Read More