Oh yes, Canada's best road trippin' route. It has to be on our bucket list - The Cabot Trail.
Human nature will never cease to amaze us; we are sometimes very strange creatures and we like to celebrate the weirdest things. All over the globe there are unusual festivals, here are five festivals that we think stand out among the crowd of strange and exciting festivals around the world. Have you been to any of these festivals? Or have you been to one that is even weirder? Tell us in the comments section below. Read more »
This weekend, Sunday May 5th, HI-Canmore is hosting a fire-making workshop. Hostelling International members that sign up for the course and stay for 2 nights will get one night of accommodation free. For more details on learning to build fire Survivorman-style click here >>
Going on a road trip has to be one of the best things in life! A group of friends in a car, lots of laughter, too much coffee, good music, bad music, and unexpected twists, turns and detours that turn into unforgettable memories.
There are some legendary road trips to take, like crossing Canada from Halifax to Vancouver, or taking Route 66 to California. There are those with no particular destination, just hitting the road for the sake of hitting the road. Read more »
Not sure yet what to do or where to go in May? Well, just come and visit us in Prince Rupert! We are right on the wild and beautiful Northwest Coast.
There is no better month to head up here than May! This is officially the start of the tourist season and it’s our sunniest month. You might not want to leave again once you experience this city on a sunny day! Read more »
Hostelling International – Canada (HI-Canada) is pleased to announce the latest addition to its network of 59 Hostels in Canada.
Situated in the historic town of Cumberland, in the heart of the Comox Valley, HI-Cumberland, Riding Fool Hostel provides an important budget option to travellers visiting this popular tourist destination. Read more »
Where do you want to explore this year? Need some travel inspiration? Here are HI’s top five picks for 2013. Read more »
Here a five road trip wonders that are worth pulling over for.
Big Lobster – Shediac, New Brunswick, Canada
Shediac calls itself the “Lobster Capital of the World,” so a massive lobster statue would make sense in this quaint, bilingual town. Read more »
I think any Canadian must visit Niagara Falls at some point in their life; it is after all an iconic Canadian location. The falls are an awesome sight any time of year, and in November you get to experience it without the large crowds that the summer months bring. Read more »
Do you have a travel tale you want to share on this blog? It could be about a particularly memorable hostel stay, an adventure abroad or a funny mishap at the airport. Basically, if it happened to you, we want to hear it! Read more »