Canada

Tips and Articles in Canada

If Brazil were dragged up the globe from the tropics to the boreal zone, it might feel a lot like Canada. Both are huge countries with vast wildernesses sparsely inhabited by native people in the north, and densely populated urban areas in the sou...
See our slideshow of the Best Affordable Ski Resorts. Savvy skiers, listen up: This could just be your year to find great deals at some of America’s best ski resorts. That’s because these winter hot spots are bracing for a rough season: the risi...
Long the go-to notebook maker for travelers, Milan-based Moleskine (moleskines.com; $17.95) is introducing six new city guides covering Miami, Tokyo, Vancouver, and more. Between the sturdy Italian covers, the books are divided into sections inclu...
See our slideshow of Olympic Venues Open to the Public. Mark Hobson, a 61-year-old creative director and wilderness guide, pushes his sled into the luge track in Lake Placid, New York, leans back, and rockets down the same ice chute used by the ...
Halfway through a 1,300-mile road trip in remote northern British Columbia, I began to suspect that an encounter with a grizzly bear was, on the whole, far less likely than the chance that my fear of it was going to make me lose my mind. For days...
Who hasn’t fantasized about jetting off to an ultraluxe private isle, like Turtle Island in Fiji, where a staff of 100 caters to the whims of just 28 guests?Or swooned with envy over gossipy guest reports from Necker Island, Sir Richard Branson’s ...
Europe Dalmatian Coast: Tapped as the new Côte d'Azur, the olive grove–lined region is steadily gaining ground in the global villa-rental market. U.K.-based Croatian Villas (croatianvillas.com) specializes in stone houses with character—such as a...
Napa Valley, California The newest incarnation of the pioneering 30-year-old restaurant at Domaine Chandon is Étoile. Executive chef Christopher Manning cooks with a robust American sensibility, and the occasional French accent. The recently rede...