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Canada to get a new Arctic hub airport

Monday’s flying at Iqaluit airport did not begin well. Of the first seven departures from the landing strip 200 miles from the Arctic Circle, three …

Polar Bears

Canada’s mysterious, fabled Sable Island

Misty and mystical, populated by 560 wild horses and a handful of hardy souls, Sable Island has long loomed large in the imagination of sailors and adventurers.<p>When I saw the thin ribbon of sand for the first time, I couldn’t quite believe my eyes. This far-flung and fabled island, for most, exists …


Bay of Fundy Tides

Home » Blog » Travel » Family Travel » Walking on the Ocean<p>August 20, 2013 6 Comments »<p>Shares 229<p>My mother and the Bay of Fundy<p>My mom is not a …

The Irish beach that washed away 33 years ago has suddenly reappeared

Locals on an Irish island have been taken by surprise at the return of a beach that was washed away 33 years ago. Achill Island’s Dooagh beach vanished into the Atlantic Ocean in the spring of 1984, when storms washed the sand away leaving only rocks and rock pools behind.<p>Achill Island is a rugged …


Six of the best: Yukon adventures

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Everything You Need To Know About What To Do In Halifax

Planning a trip to Nova Scotia and looking for what to do in Halifax? The capital of this maritime province is quaint, cute, affordable, scenic, and …