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Halifax Area Attractions: An Itinerary to See it All

August 22, 2012 – 7:51 pm
Mud Flats at the Bay of Fundy

Our family had one week to see all of the attractions around Halifax, Nova Scotia — and still get some relaxing time too! We actually feel we succeeded in this goal, so I thought I …

Guest Post: Niagara Falls Family Vacation

August 6, 2012 – 7:27 pm
Water Park at Martin's Fantasy Island

Today’s guest post is compliments of Gemma Callahan. Gemma is a stay-at-home mom of three kids ages 11, 10, and 8. Current resident of Madison, Wisconsin (yea!), Gemma has called New Orleans, Chicago, Philadelphia, and …

Canadian Adventure Road Trip: Edmonton and Jasper National Park, Alberta

July 29, 2011 – 7:30 am

Don’t forget Alberta when you plan a family road trip. Edmonton and Jasper National Park make a scenic road trip through the Canadian Rockies and the whole family will find something exciting to write home about.

Step into Saguenay, Quebec’s Winter Wonderland

September 19, 2010 – 6:35 pm
“Zoo sauvage-winter” photo credit: Zoo sauvage de St-Felicien

With its 22 weeks of winter, there is arguably nowhere better to welcome the season than in the Saguenay – Lac Saint-Jean area of Northern Quebec, Canada. In this guest post, Ottawa-based travel writer Julie Harrison shares a family-friendly road trip in her neck of the woods.

Sugaring Off at the Sugar Shack: Maple Syrup Festivals

February 25, 2010 – 6:47 am
Malabar Farm

Maple Syrup Festivals celebrate the first signs of Spring, even as the temperature can still be more reminiscent of winter. Expect all the hallmarks of a great festival: agriculture celebrations at their finest. Food, demonstrations, craft booths, farming education, entertainment and family fun.