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22 in ’22: Summer festivals to visit across Canada

May 09, 2022
Festivals are BACK and we've rounded up our must-dos for the season.

The best places in Canada for a working holiday

Canada is a big place! Discover our fav places to work, travel and live like a Canadian.

April 29, 2022
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Why April is the best time to ski in the Canadian Rockies

Think it's time to pack away your winter gear? Nah, the fun is just getting started.

March 07, 2022
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History of a Hostel: HI Lake Louise Alpine Centre

Get to know the history of this iconic mountain hostel in Banff National Park
May 13, 2022
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Why everyone should festival alone

Found a festival with literally all of your favourite artists but can't find anyone to go with? Doesn't matter. Go anyway.
May 12, 2022
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How to turn your Rockies road trip into a real Canadian safari

Get in, we're going wildlife spotting!

April 03, 2022
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Why you should stay at a hostel to start your Canadian working holiday

New friends, tons of activities, budget-friendly options and more. Start your working holiday at a hostel.

April 03, 2022
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22 free and cheap things to do in Calgary

Cowtown knows how to go big, but your budget doesn't!

April 03, 2022
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Why is maple syrup such a big deal in Canada? We've got 29 reasons why

Uh, because it's magical tree juice that transforms into candy?

March 09, 2022
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7 new and renovated hostels around the world ready for your next trip abroad

While travel has been on hold, these hostels have been busy updating their looks and opening up.

March 01, 2022
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6 of our favourite places in Canada to get away from it all

Our top picks for getaways when you really need to disconnect and digitally detox.

February 10, 2022
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Canadian Olympic legacies you can still experience in Vancouver, Whistler and Calgary

Stand where great things have happened, right here in Canada's host cities.

February 08, 2022
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