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I’m a Canadian “stuck” abroad right now, and here’s what I miss the most about home

September 25, 2020

Should I stay or should I go? This expat decided to stay in Ecuador but now that she can’t easily come home, nostalgia has set in.

What’s up at HI Canada this winter?

From hostel hibernations to winter deals, here’s what we’re up to this year.

October 28, 2020
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12 Canadian travel Instagrammers you need to follow

Homegrown inspo from here and abroad to tide you over til you can get back to it.

October 27, 2020
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What’s ski season going to be like this year?

Some parts will change, but the best part of zooming down a mountainside will stay exactly the same.

October 25, 2020
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Which classic Canadian animal are you?

Dig deep and find out which iconic creature you embody the most.

October 23, 2020
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5 times I had my faith in humanity restored when I travelled alone

2020 hasn't exactly been the year of the century. But there’s still plenty of good in the world.

September 30, 2020
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A road trip to Quebec was just the cultural getaway I needed this year

Culture, crêpes and charm. No passport needed.

September 28, 2020
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September is hands down the best month of the year in the Rockies

Just when you think summer is over... 

August 26, 2020
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19 epiphanies you’ll have on your next Canadian road trip

Hit the road and discover a few undeniable truths about this country (and yourself)

August 24, 2020
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I backpacked in the Rockies this summer and here's how it went

A hostel road trip through the Rockies was just the safe, comfortable and fun trip I needed this summer

August 18, 2020
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10 movies and shows that’ll make you want to go explore Canada

Need some inspiration for a staycation? Start here.

July 27, 2020
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How to survive being the third wheel on your trip

The dos and don’ts (and perks!) of being the odd one out.

July 14, 2020
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