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HI is a community of enlightened travellers. Curious, connected and conscious, we're all about sharing our adventures with each other. Here is a collection of stories, for all of the wanderers out there seeking to escape reality or plan their next trip.

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The Best Grilled Cheeses in Montreal

Whether you’re a grilled cheese purist or prefer a more experimental approach, Montreal’s got the gooey good

September 12, 2017
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Get to Know BC’s Hidden Mountain Bike Meccas

Whistler, shmistler. If you want some of the West Coast’s best mountain biking, here’s where you gotta go.
September 01, 2017
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Bake Your Cake and Get Paid for it, too: Mastering the Working Holiday

With a bit of paperwork and a lot of perseverance, here’s how you can ace your Aussie working holiday

August 28, 2017
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Cast off in Gaspésie : Mackerel Fishing at HI Anse-au-Griffon

Fishing has long been a huge part of Gaspésie, one of the most beautiful regions in the world. You can't get much more Gaspé than heading out into the St. Lawrence on your very own fishing adventure. 

August 21, 2017
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24 hours in Osaka

Here’s a guide that is sure to keep your day and your belly full. 

August 11, 2017
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Animal-Lovers, Here's a Little Guide to Canada's Wildlife

Here are some of the cute little (and not so little) creatures you might spot during your trip across Canada. 

July 31, 2017
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Go Veggie: 10 Must-Try Vegetarian Restaurants Across The Country

You don’t need to be vegetarian or vegan to enjoy an amazing meatless meal. Here are 10 spots that will definitely hit the right spot. 

July 20, 2017
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A Canadian Biking Adventure: Our Top 5 Cycling Routes

Exceptional cycling routes that will show you way more than any highway ever could.

July 14, 2017
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The Best Rock Climbing Spots Around Our Hostels

Get your daily dose of adrenaline by hitting some of Canada's best rock walls and feel like Alex Honnold for a day. 

June 30, 2017
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10 Truths You Should Know About Québec

For Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day, Quebec's national holiday on June 24, here are ten must-know facts that much more useful than Céline’s discography.

June 23, 2017
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The Best Spots to Go Snorkelling in Canada

Canada has some of the most incredible snorkelling experiences in the world. Really. I couldn't keep all this info to myself. So here it goes! Heads up, this is not your typical colourful, warm water, little fishies underwater promenade. But you will see, it’s just as unforgettable and unique.

June 16, 2017
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