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The Best Summer Travel Accessory? A Great Pair of Shades

Sunglasses at Signal Hill

In today’s airline nickel and dining world it’s tempting to want to travel as light as possible. If you can manage to go carry-on only, not only will you avoid checked baggage fees but you can also eliminate the worry of lost luggage. The struggle comes with not wanting to be wearing the same outfit in all of your vacation pics. How do you maximize your look while minimizing your bags? Accessories!

What to Wear: Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Festival

Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Festival

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.

The Ultimate Guide to Surviving the George Street Festival

George Street Festival

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.

We All Come From Away

Come From Away

“I’m an Islander. I am an Islander. I’m an Islander. I am an Islander.” Not 90 seconds into the show and I was already wiping my eyes and choking back tears. I wasn’t sad though. Instead it was pride leaking out of my eyes. I was home in the middle of Manhattan.

30 Best Things to Do in Halifax, Nova Scotia

Halifax is a special place to visit. Whether you’re into history, boats, music, or getting outdoors, there’s always something for you to do in in this Canadian Mariti...

Casablanca Hotel - New York

Staying at the Casablanca Hotel in New York City

If you’ve ever stayed at any of the Library Hotel Collection’s properties you probably know what I’m going to rave about after my recent stay at the Casablanca Hote...

Ahoy New York Food Tour

Discover New York Neighbourhoods Through Food

New York is a city of neighbourhoods. Each pocket of the city has its own identity, culture, and inevitably, unique food. One of the best ways to get to know a culture is...

Rose Manor Inn, Harbour Grace

Staying at the Rose Manor Inn in Harbour Grace, NL

While I consider myself very familiar with the Baccalieu Trail in Newfoundland, I was shocked to discovered that I’d somehow not known about the existence of a jewel of...

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