It’s an all too familiar story in this age of blogging and vlogging — the restless millennial who decides he wants to see more of the world than the dismal view afforded from his cubicle. He first quits his “corporate job” then sells off his worldly possessions. After a few months on the road he becomes an authority of sorts — a travel blogger —..
Think back to the last time you travelled — how many of the items you packed in your luggage did you actually wear? When prepping for a getaway we tend to think of all the situations where our sartorial style might be summoned: Is one LBD suffice for a week away? Should I pack my sneakers in case I find a gym? What about my hiking boots if I hit ..
In 1973 Paul Theroux, an American novelist and traveller, embarked on a four-month journey by train from London through Europe, the Middle East, the Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia. His travels were recounted in the best-selling book The Great Railway Bazaar. 35 years after his initial voyage, he would retrace the journey as an older man, ..
While booking a Qatar airline flight to Thailand, Jeanne — our digital content specialist — was surprised at the wide selection of meals for people with dietary exemptions. Was she a raw vegan? Or perhaps a lacto-ovo vegetarian? Did she require her meal to be prepared in accordance to Jain or Islamic principles? Or did she prefer a gluten-free di..
Driving up to the cottage is the quintessential Canadian experience. Little else compares to hitting the road after a tiring week filled with work and social engagements. Combining a love for the outdoors, a penchant for contemporary architecture and a deep sense of play, visionnaires have reinvented the cottage experience by building innovat..