Video: The Fortress of Louisbourg – Nova Scotia

Fortress of Louisbourg Cape Breton

Located on the southeastern coast of Nova Scotia’s Cape Breton Island, the Fortress of Louisbourg was one of the busiest seaports in North America during the mid-18th century. It was built in 1713 to protect and provide a base for France’s lucrative North American fishing industry and also to protect Quebec City from British invasions. […]

Money Travel Tips: Why Every Traveller Should Consider a U.S.-dollar Chequing Account

U.S.-dollar Chequing Accounts

If you travel often to the United States, you’ve probably been frustrated at some point by currency-related transactions. Maybe you take out U.S. cash before you cross the border, which takes time and costs money. Or maybe you use a Canadian-dollar credit card when south of the border and get hit with nasty currency conversion […]

Video: Top 5 Things To Do in Prince Edward Island

Top Things To Do on PEI

Hey everyone! Today, I’m showcasing Prince Edward Island. It’s Canada’s smallest province, but what it lacks in size, it makes up for in stunning scenery and incredible things to do. To show you just what I’m talking about, here are the top 5 things to do in Prince Edward Island. Number 5: Cycle the Confederation […]

Where to Stay on Prince Edward Island: Kampgrounds of America

Where to stay on Prince Edward Island

From hotels to motels, beach-side bungalows, and family-run B&Bs, there’s lots of accommodation options to choose from when visiting Prince Edward Island. If you’re road-tripping through Atlantic Canada, like Tristan and I did, and you’re looking for budget-friendly accommodations, there’s one really great option to consider when looking for a place to stay on PEI […]