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Needless to say, there have been no memories made abroad in 2020. Things being the way they are, this year’s memories have all be created right here in Canada. Here’s to a year we’d like to forget… but never will.…

Canada

It’s cold, it’s snowing, it’s Christmas time but it’s also Covid times. This is a glimpse of Old Montreal and its Chinatown right before the 2020 holidays. Restaurants and bars are obviously closed for dine-in but there was still a…

Canada

It’s that long weekend getaway to the country house. No plans. No alarms. No emails. No Netflix. No stress. It feels good to disconnect from our daily realities sometimes.

Canada

Twenty twenty has has not been a particularly good year for the world in general. Due to COVID-19, most Canadians have not been doing much traveling since March. Since we cannot really leave the country, most of us have used…

Canada

Despite being in the dead of winter, this was a rainy night in Montreal. The Jardins Gamelin (Gamelin Gardens) located in the Quartier des Spectacles (near Berri-UQAM Metro station) was lit up and decorated for the Christmas Holidays. Not far…

Dominican Republic

Any Canadian knows the concept of an all-inclusive trip “down South”. It’s a vacation package where you pay a single fee that includes your flight, hotel, transportation and unlimited food and drinks. Yes, that includes all the alcoholic beverages you…

Canada

Every year, the streets of downtown Montreal are taken over by the Caribbean fever as Montrealers and tourists alike participate in the Carifiesta parade. The highlights are of course the music, the dancing and the extravagant costumes. The energy is…

Cuba

Sometimes it’s just good to get away and have a good old fashioned vacation. Le Valentin Perla Blanca is a beautiful all-inclusive resort located in Cayo Santa Maria, Cuba and the perfect location to do just that.

Mexico

Located in the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico, Chichen Itza is a complex of ruins left over from one of the world’s most fascinating civilization: the Maya. When visiting on hot sunny days, it would be best to bring a hat,…