Canadian holidays with kids

14 Incredible Destinations for Families in Canada

Canada’s diverse landscapes, pristine wilderness, progressive cities and friendly residents make it a perfect destination for families.  Best of all, you can get wildly different experiences visiting in winter and summer. As a proud Canadian, I am excited to share with you 14 incredible destinations for families in Canada as recommended by some of the best family travel bloggers out there. …

Old streets Quebec

48 Hours in Quebec City

Visiting Quebec City is a great way to get your Europe fix without leaving the continent.  With its cobblestone streets, historic Old City, and French language and influence, it is an incredibly unique destination in North America and one of the best places to visit in Canada. Located on the banks of the St. Lawrence River, this UNESCO World Heritage …

Banff white water rafting

Family White Water Rafting in the Canadian Rockies

Note: a version of this post was published on the Travel Alberta website. Our family loves doing adventure activities together.  We have zip lined in Nicaragua, snorkeled on the Great Barrier Reef and taken surf lessons in Sydney.  As the kids get older the opportunities to participate in extreme sports and adventure activities is increasing and we are always looking for …


The Great White North

Whenever we are planning a trip, I will admit that I first think of far off, exotic lands.  I know Canada has so much to offer and I have traveled to many parts of our country, but the thrill of an exotic destination is hard for me to resist.  As a result I haven’t traveled in Canada as much as …