Whales, seals, and maritime adventure await in the Gaspé Peninsula

Imagine having a chance to experience close encounters with maritime wildlife like whales and seals,  natural wonders like mountains and unusual rock formations, fantastic views and one-of-a-kind culinary experiences, all without having to get on a plane or travel to … Continue reading Whales, seals, and maritime adventure await in the Gaspé Peninsula

Think small for big experiences at the Festival of Small Halls 2017

Sometimes in order to see the bigger picture, you have to start by looking at the small picture. You know, kind of like that saying, “Think Globally, Act Locally.” The Festival of Small Halls is one of those turn-your-thinking-on-its-ear ideas … Continue reading Think small for big experiences at the Festival of Small Halls 2017

To stay or not to stay: 5 impressions of Le Chateau Montebello

Chateau Montebello is one of those destinations that people talk about with something approaching reverence, or on the opposite side of the spectrum, with complete disdain. The information out there about Fairmont Le Chateaeu Montebello is patchy, and often contradictory. … Continue reading To stay or not to stay: 5 impressions of Le Chateau Montebello

Holiday fare – complete your downtown Almonte shopping experience with these delectable culinary options!

Shopping really works up an appetite – slake your holiday-fed hunger in downtown Almonte! Set amongst the scenic streets lined with charming retail stores filled with gift items you won’t find anywhere else, downtown Almonte is the place to go … Continue reading Holiday fare – complete your downtown Almonte shopping experience with these delectable culinary options!

Make it a family Christmas in Smiths Falls! Five low cost activities for the holiday season that bring a high reward

The Christmas season often brings with it the hustle and bustle of office parties, family get-togethers and hours spent at the mall frantically trying to find the right gift for someone special on your list. While it can be easy … Continue reading Make it a family Christmas in Smiths Falls! Five low cost activities for the holiday season that bring a high reward