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.

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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 [...]

7 Tips for Flying with Babies

7 Tips for Flying with Babies

Not much strikes more terror in the hearts of airline passengers than seeing a baby board their plane. While visions of relentless wailing and dirty diapers may fill the minds of some, it doesn’t mean that their fears need become reality. Here are some ideas to help you and your [...]

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6 Perfect Girls Getaways

Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or just looking for an excuse to get away with your best girlfriends, a ladies-only getaway can be the perfect way to recharge your batteries and bond with your gals. If you want to get some quality time in without falling prey to pink-cocktail [...]

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How to See Eastern Europe By Train

Thriving urban centres, beautiful beaches, awe-inspiring scenery… Eastern Europe has a lot to offer. And what better way to experience it all than by train? By riding the rails, you save yourself the hassle of car rentals and unfamiliar traffic regulations, plus chances are you aren’t going to get lost [...]

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6 Destination Bachelor Parties (That Aren’t Vegas)

Wedding season is here, whether you like it or not. Want to celebrate your upcoming nuptials with a weekend the boys won’t likely forget? Bypass played out themes and get inspired with these ideas that will result in bachelor parties that may outshine the big day itself. Muskoka, Ontario Cottage [...]

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6 Unexpected Art Destinations

Cities like Paris, New York, and Rome conjure up images of big museums and famous art, which makes sense because they’ve got those in spades. If you’re looking to discover masterpieces that reside off the beaten path, have we got the list for you! Here 6 of the best art [...]