My home continent.I have been to most Canadian provinces and over a dozen states.
Prince Edward Island…the land of red dirt,potatoes,and of course,Anne of Green Gables.Canada's smallest province may be small in size but not in fun.I want to help you 万博官网get a little red dirt between your toes this summer,so I've pulled to万博官网gether this fun (and completely unordered) list of things to do in PEI.What will you start with?
"It's like bingo…but with chickens," I implored."So you,like,wait for the chicken to walk across your card and poop?" my friend asked,obviously grossed out." "No,there's actually only one card and the chicken's in a cage.You know what," I mused,"it's actually more like chicken shit roulette when you think about it."Ah,Austin…land of the weird.
You've done Times Square.You've done the Empire State Building.You've spent countless hours at the Met.You've tromped across the Brooklyn Bridge and now you're looking for something unique to do in New York.I've got you covered.After 8 visits I've had most of the experiences you expect from New York – Broadway shows,MoMA,the High Line – but I've also managed to uncover a few cool experiences that you won't find on a typical best of New York list.
If you're planning a trip to to Austin,TX one of the first things you're going to need to figure out is where to stay.To help you out,I've hand-picked 5 of my favourite hostels and hotels near downtown Austin that each have a unique personality that I love.
Nova Scotia is a unique place where Celtic,Acadian,and Indigenous cultures live side by side.Where music is a way of life and you're never more than 67km from the ocean.To help kickstart your exploration of Canada's ocean playground,I put to万博官网gether a little list of some of the best things to do in Nova Scotia.Where will you start?
In my ongoing quest to show you the full spectrum of travel,I wanted to share another,more recent travel fail of mine.One that saw me miss a river cruise to see bats in favour of a visit to urgent care.The day I got a bit cocky and fell off a Lime in Austin.
Spring is one of my favourite times to visit New York.You skip the summer smog and the winter cold,but knowing what to wear in New York in Spring can be tricky.Using my 5,4,3,2,1 packing list method,I've put to万博官网gether a guide to help you cover all your activities with style.
Oh New Brunswick,with your pristine nature,your celebration of culture,and your love of seafood.Where you can walk on the ocean's floor,swim in Canada's warmest salt water,and scale heights at North America's first UNESCO Global Geopark.Whether you like to explore small towns or dive into an urban core,relax and pamper yourself at a spa or push your limits outdoors,there's something for you in New Brunswick.
How friggin' cool is Newfoundland?So cool in fact,that narrowing down this list to just 101 things to do in Newfoundland was a tall order.For a somewhat isolated island hove off into the North Atlantic we have no shortage of things to keep you busy on your trip.These picks are my favourite things to do on the island.
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Every summer the Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Festival wraps up the craziest and busiest two weeks in St.John's.The madness starts with the George Street Festival,which leads up to the Regatta,which gives way to the Buskers Festival and the Folk Festival.It's the best time of year to be in the city and I have some tips to help you 万博官网get the most out of your weekend.
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If you only have limited time in Newfoundland but still want to experience as much as you can,then head to Twillingate.The communities spread out over the New World Islands are like Newfoundland condensed.They have breathtaking coastal landscapes,icebergs,whales,fishing,theatre,hiking,good food,and even a new craft brewery.Really,what more could you want?
Ah,New York.They say if you can make it there,you can make it anywhere.I just love the energy and the possibility of New York.It's a city that makes you think that anything is possible.But it can be overwhelming.Especially when you're trying to plan your very first trip there.
Without a doubt,one of the other staples of any St.Johns' summer is the annual Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Festival.It typically follows on the heels of the George Street Festival,but it couldn't be more different,including what people wear.
One of the city's most hotly anticipated weeks is here.The ticket booths are setup.The stage is dusted off.The speed bars are gearing up.Over 50,000 people will party on the "biggest little street in North America" for 7 straight days.It's George Street Festival time.
Halifax is a special place to visit.Whether you're into history,boats,music,or 万博官网getting outdoors,there's always something for you to do in in this Canadian Maritime city of 400,000.It's come a long way from it's time as a hub on the Atlantic trading route and is now a must-visit stop on any good Eastern Canadian trip.So what do I think are the best things to do in Halifax?