An Adventure Odyssey Through the Canadian Heartland, Part 5

Bessborough Hotel, Saskatoon (Credit: Bill Rockwell)

This is the fifth and final installment in Dave Zuchowski’s series on discovering Canada’s lesser-known provinces by car. For more on the road less traveled, check out Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, and Part 4. Part 5: Saskatoon—Diversity in a Beautiful Setting After driving 160 miles and 2.5 hours from Regina to Saskatoon, Saskatchewan and checking into […]

An Adventure Odyssey Through the Canadian Heartland, Part 4

Victorian place setting in dining room of Government House (Credit: Bill Rockwell)

This is the fourth installment in Dave Zuchowski’s series on discovering Canada’s lesser-known provinces by car. For more on the road less traveled, check out Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3. Part 4: Named for a Queen, Regina Has a Universal Appeal On my travels, I enjoy a blend of contrasting things to see and do. A bit […]

An Adventure Odyssey Through the Canadian Heartland, Part 3

Spruce Woods Provincial Park (Credit: Travel Manitoba)

This is the third installment in Dave Zuchowski’s series on discovering Canada’s lesser-known provinces by car. For more on the road less traveled, check out Part 1, Part 2, Part 4, and Part 5. Part 3: Regal Regina with a Rambunctious Romp Along the Way With 335 miles between Winnipeg, where I started my day, and Regina, the […]

An Adventure Odyssey Through the Canadian Heartland, Part 2

Architectural rendering of Ice Sea Passage (Credit: Assiniboine Park Zoo)

This is the second installment in Dave Zuchowski’s series on discovering Canada’s lesser-known provinces by car. For more on the road less traveled, check out Part 1, Part 3, Part 4, and Part 5. Part 2: More from Winnipeg On a visit to Winnipeg’s Assiniboine Park Zoo, I discovered that the zoo is in the process of […]

An Adventure Odyssey Through the Canadian Heartland, Part 1

Canadian Museum for Human Rights (Photo credit: Bill Rockwell)

This is the second installment in Dave Zuchowski’s series on discovering Canada’s lesser-known provinces by car. For more on the road less traveled, check out Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, and Part 5. In all my years traveling the globe, it’s been my fortune to visit and/or write about nearly every major Canadian city. From St. […]

Quebec’s L’Anse-Saint-Jean and Chicoutimi

Hotel Chicoutimi view

On the Saguenay Fjord in Quebec is a magical pristine body of water surrounded by enchanting villages and tall mountains. The fjord was cut out of the mountains by a glacier millions of years ago. The journey from the Parc National du Fjord-d-Saguenay (here’s part one and part two) continues aboard the marine shuttle. After the Bateau […]

Autumn in Québec City

île d´ Orléans

There’s probably not a more romantic city for strolling than Québec City in autumn, but I am sure the charm of this city will grab you in any season. I arrived via bus from Chicoutimi (near the Saguenay Fjord, where I’d just been) at Gare du Palais—the main train station in Québec City. Built in […]

Travel Contests: Week of October 23, 2013

Blogger Contest: Win a Scenic Cruise

This week’s travel contest include: Win a European Scenic Cruise for two in our JohnnyJet.com blogger contest! Win a two-night escape to the Four Seasons Scottsdale! Win a trip to Antarctica with Air New Zealand and National Geographic Win a 4-night trip for four to the Renaissance Aruba Resort Win one of seven amazing trips […]