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 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 [...]

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6 Destinations for Beer Lovers

More than just hops and barley, beer is so good that entire festivals are devoted to it. It doesn’t matter if you’re a brew master looking to expand your encyclopedia-like knowledge or a neophyte who just wants to try something that isn’t served in red cup, here are 6 of [...]

The World’s Best Fashion Weeks

The World’s Best Fashion Weeks

“Fashion fades, but style is eternal.” —Yves St Laurent Maybe so, Monsieur St Laurent, but if you’re living in the moment, sartorial splendour shines bright. Regardless of whether or not you’re passionate about haute couture, fashion weeks are an excellent place to see and be seen and check out some [...]

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6 Small Towns to Visit in the USA

Big cities seem to get all of the attention; but tinier towns have loads to offer too. Whether you’re looking for a holiday destination or just hoping to find a cool place to stop on your next road trip, here are 6 US locales that are guaranteed to charm the [...]

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6 Animal Sanctuaries Worth Visting

Koalas and donkeys and sloths, oh my! On your next getaway, consider visiting an animal sanctuary to get up close and personal with some amazing creatures and maybe learn a thing or two while you’re at it. Here are some of the best sanctuaries that are sure to make your [...]