Places in Manitoba
'North of 53' (the 53rd parallel), convenience takes a backseat to rugged beauty as lake-filled timberland dissolves into the treeless tundra of the far north. Here cell phones are useless and you're left to rely on your own wits for adventure and even survival. Churchill is justifiably the big draw and reason enough for a journey that leaves the life you know far behind.
Tours and activities
Tips and articles
Winnipeg’s best places to eat: the spoils of a food revolution
Bang in the middle of Manitoba, Winnipeg was once a major trading centre for First Nations people, and later for Europeans who dealt in furs and produce...
Rocked by the rails: Canada’s amazing train trips
Canada’s railway links the east and west coasts of this massive country, so it’s not surprising that its national rail treasure – the Canadian – is featured, along with the Rockies, on Canada’s $10 bill...
Dope slopes: choosing a ski resort in North America
Skiing in North America is all about wide swooping runs, gorgeous forested glades, powder shots and some of the fluffiest, deepest, most bewitching snow on the planet...
Wild Québec: encountering nature in Canada’s backyard
From moose spotting in the Forêt Montmorency to whale watching in the Baie Ste-Catherine, Québec is the Canada of epic nature, big wildlife and wide-open skies our author Kerry Christiani always dreamed about...