Noble – Halifax’s Secret Bar

Noble Halifax Secret Bar

Speakeasy: noun, (during Prohibition) an illicit liquor store or nightclub. Tristan and I walk up to the front entrance of The Middle Spoon. It’s one of the go-to spots in Halifax, Nova Scotia for delicious desserts. We’ve heard the word. There’s a speakeasy with insanely good cocktails in the basement, but we have to say […]

Top 5 Things To Do in Lyon, France

Things to do in Lyon

Welcome to Lyon! As the 3rd largest city in France, Lyon has seen a lot in its 2,000 years of history. But all that history means there’s a variety of things to do in the city. From culinary delights to secret passageways, history architecture and the largest revitalization project happening in all of Europe. So, […]

Celebrating Oktoberfest at Bingemans Kool Haus!

Bingemans Kool Haus Oktoberfest

Break out your dirndl or lederhosen, it’s time to celebrate Oktoberfest! I’ve always wanted to celebrate Oktoberfest. Images of savoury sausages grilling over a fire, women impressively carrying a handful of litre-steins to thirsty festival goers, and of course, the lively oompah-pah bands entertaining the crowds have made me want to experience Oktoberfest for myself […]

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. […]