Archive for May, 2015

Destinations, Experiences, International

The sparsely populated coast of South Norway features pretty little towns, majestic fjords, hills and forests. Photo by Eric Doig

Norway by bike: A genealogical odyssey

Part one: From Kristiansand to Oslo in search of an Old Country connection “Welcome to Norway!” offered a cheery crewmember as I headed for the […]

May 29, 2015 ×

Destinations, Food

The waters of Tofino Inlet are calm enough for easy kayaking. Photo by Elizabeth Chorney-Booth

Remote Tofino is a coastal cuisine hot spot

Vancouver Island rainforest town serves surprising gourmet spread Though it’s the middle of August, it’s a cool day at Chesterman Beach on the west coast […]

May 20, 2015 ×


Millarville Rodeo School 2015 students enjoy a bone-rattling taste of real rodeo competition. Photo Bob Keelaghan

I wanna be a cowboy: An Alberta rodeo education

Kissing the dirt at Millarville Rodeo School The chutes of the corral open. Out bursts a rampaging bronc, leaping off the ground and kicking dirt, […]

May 13, 2015 ×