Articles written by: Kate Walker

Who is Kate Walker? She's a freelance writer, yoga addict, and citizen of the concrete jungle. When not on the mat, Kate can be found at the dog park or on the dock in Muskoka. She is also pretty fond of running, skiing, and Settlers of Catan.

6 Great Food Festivals This Summer

6 Great Food Festivals This Summer

The warmer months are upon us and with them come countless amazing food festivals. When you think about it, food festivals are a pretty amazing concept. Sunshine, happy people, and a whole lot of (often free) food. Seriously, how amazing is that? Pack your most forgiving pants, grab your lucky [...]

8 Must-See Stops on the Trans-Canada Highway

8 Must-See Stops on the Trans-Canada Highway

Whether you’re embarking on the road trip of a lifetime or just felt like taking the long way, driving the 4,990 mile long Trans-Canada Highway a wonderful way to make lasting memories. As amazing as it is to watch an entire country flash by through your car’s windows, sometimes you [...]

6 Great Football/Soccer Destinations

6 Great Football/Soccer Destinations

Didn’t make it to the World Cup this year? 2018 is a long way away so why not make the wait easier by hitting one of these soccer hotspots? Whether you’re a die hard fan or just want to familiarize yourself with the beautiful game, these stadiums are up there [...]

6 Top Honeymoon Destinations

6 Top Honeymoon Destinations

You’ve waited so long for your big day and now its over. Don’t worry, you still have your honeymoon to look forward to! Whether your motto is “go big or go home” or you prefer something a little more understated, we’ve got a list of 6 great honeymoon destinations guaranteed [...]

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Top 6 Reasons Why You Should Plan a Trip to Normandy

With the anniversary of the Normandy Landing fresh on our minds, there’s no better time to start thinking about spending some time in this beautiful region of France. Breathtaking landscapes, exquisite food, beautiful beaches, and a deep sense of history—what more could you ask for? Whether you’re a repeat visitor [...]

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6 Destinations for Coffee Lovers

You’ve heard of wine, beer, and even chocolate tours, but how about something for the java fans out there? There’s just something about a fresh cup of coffee that rouses the deepest sleepers, perks up ardent morning-loathers, and brings friends together like nothing else. Whether you’re a cultivated connoisseur or [...]

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6 Dinosaur Destinations

With the recent discovery of the world’s largest dinosaur in Argentina, it’s definitely paleontology’s time to shine. Fans of the Triassic period and Jurassic junkies alike will delight in the offerings of these exciting spots that bring history to life. For those looking to experience some prehistoric fun, here are [...]

6 Cool Hotel Pools

6 Cool Hotel Pools

Whether you’re an avid swimmer or a lounge chair aficionado, there’s no denying that a spectacular pool can be the best part of your hotel stay. There’s something about having a cool, refreshing place to rest after a long day of sightseeing that just can’t be beat. Check out our [...]

6 Must-See Car Museums

6 Must-See Car Museums

For some, cars are creations meant to be admired, respected, and in some cases, revered. For others, they’re a way to get from point A to point B and that’s about it. Regardless of where you find yourself on the automobile appreciation spectrum, car museums can be a fabulous place [...]

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6 Tips for Flying with Animals

Flying with animals can be a major undertaking, from the earliest stages of preparation to the actual flight itself. Luckily, with a little bit of planning and some smart pre-departure research, chances are good that Fido or Fluffy’s voyage will be a great one.  Here are some tips to help [...]