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Need Travel Inspiration? Don’t Miss Canada’s Ultimate Adventure Event!

The Outdoor Adventure Show makes its first cross-Canada stop in Toronto in just a couple of weeks – February 23-25, 2018 – at the International Centre (additional stops on the calendar are March 3-4, 2018 in Vancouver, BC, and March 24-25, 2018 in Calgary, Alberta, April 7-8, 2018 in Montreal, Quebec). The Outdoor Adventure Show is Canada’s largest showcase of outdoor gear and adventure travel experiences. This year there will be over 320 exhibitors offering Advertisements

February 2018 Desktop Wallpaper Now Available!

Couldn’t resist sharing this beautiful snowy owl that comes back to this one little spot in the Niagara Region every year. They cause quite a commotion with folks stopping along the roadside to gawk. Beautiful creatures, but hard to get the perfect shot … tough when you’re shivvvvvvvvering in -24C temps! Download your January 2018 calendar now … visit our “Downloadables” page for a full-size image.

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WestJet Announces New International Flights

WestJet has announced a major expansion for 2018, by adding two new flights to London and Paris – the first time the airline has flown to mainland Europe.  London and Paris Daily direct flights between Halifax Stanfield International Airport and London Gatwick Airport will begin Apr. 29 Daily direct flights between Halifax Stanfield International Airport and Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport begins May 3 The transatlantic service will be operated on WestJet’s Boeing 737-8 MAX and offer introductory fares at $199 one way

“Twelve Mile Bank” – A Place Where Passions Collide

 ~ An Interview with Author Nicholas Harvey about his Cayman Islands-inspired novel, “Twelve Mile Bank” We’re pleased to introduce you today to a new author, an old acquaintance of ours from the motorsport corner of our world. Back in 2006 we had the pleasure to meet race engineer, Nick Harvey, who we’ve since kept in touch with thanks to social media. While Nick currently works for Chip Ganassi Racing in the NASCAR series, he and his wife always manage to squeeze every last minute of life out of each and every day.

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Transport Canada Amends Prohibited Items List For Air Passengers

OTTAWA, Nov. 6, 2017 /CNW/ – Adjustments to screening procedures are necessary from time to time to reflect changes in the security environment and to harmonize with international standards and partner countries. Transport Canada is amending its Prohibited Items List for passengers on all domestic and international flights. Effective November 27, 2017, Transport Canada will prohibit certain powders and granular material with a volume of 350 ml (the size of a soda can) or more at all screening checkpoints in Canada.