“The election and inauguration of Mr. Trump appears to be the final reason for those who came mostly last month.”
For millennia, this site at the confluence of the Red and Assiniboine Rivers was a trading post for Canada's First Nations, a status only enhanced by the arrival of French fur traders and the British Hudson's Bay Company in the 18th century.
The airport Those that misbehave - no, not loitering under the influence, but simply wandering into this small town - end
Going 'Bi-Polar' With the Polar Bears of Hudson Bay: Playing with Bruin on the Looney Front - Part 1
On a second full day out on the tundra, it's gloriously sunny though much colder, with a wind sending the mercury plummeting
At its core is the idea that all human beings have the right to freedom, equality and respect in their lives and in their government. Most permanent exhibits put you in the shoes of those discriminated against and the people who have made it their mission to help.
I think it fair to share some of my discoveries over the past months, and those I think worth exploring during the chilly weeks of winter, when the color of the world is really in the imagination, or in a warm-walled escape to another bliss.
On the last day Mike offers to take us on a boat trip 15 miles further north, to check out a site on Fireweed Island off
Following news that Burger King has purchased the ubiquitous Canadian Tim Hortons coffee chain, executives rushed to reassure skeptical Canadians that the acquisition will not affect the quality of its coffee and Timbits doughnut holes.
Indiana Jones would have a fit. According to National Geographic, each year thousands of snakes gather at the Narcisse Snake
Jessee Havey remembers the day she took the Duhk call like it was... well... 2011.
You're probably a lot like us: dreaming of that perfect getaway where you can cuddle with pandas, kiss cows and sleep with
It was an explosive, swirling and exuberant dance of vibrant light that filled the whole sky above us. The weary were suddenly awakened. What a welcome to Churchill!
Let me say up front that if my own kids' home-packed lunches were inspected by a school or government official, I'd be quite ticked off. But at the same time, these sorts of incidents just don't fill me with the horror or outrage that so many have expressed in the blogosphere.
Not many get to see polar bears in the wild. Most who do take a Tundra Buggy tour, riding in giant tank-like buses. Others see the bears from the decks of cruise ships plowing through the Arctic Oceans. But very few ever actually walk among the bears.
A prenuptial agreement is what couples execute when they want to contemplate what will happen to their respective assets prior to getting married (in the event of a divorce). I am often asked: "what do you advise"? The truth is, there is no truth. Every couple must decide for themselves whether they want such an agreement in the first place, and if so, the terms thereof.
Discovering the Acropolis, seeing the Mona Lisa, walking on the Great Wall and watching the sunrise over the Taj Mahal are all undeniably spectacular travel experiences, yet nothing can compare to encountering the spellbinding magic of meeting Mother Nature's majestic creatures up close and in person.
A skier shoots video as he cruises down Mystery Mountain. In The News Mystery Mountain has a top-notch ski patrol team trained