Tamara Elliott

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Epic hiking spots you need to add to your bucket list right now

<i>The following post is presented in partnership with World Expeditions</i><p>Glacier-fed pools, soaring mountain peaks shrouded in a swirling, ethereal fog, …

The best photo stops along Alberta’s scenic Icefields Parkway

Holding bragging rights as one of the world’s most scenic drives, the Icefields Parkway in Alberta, Canada is a photographer’s dream. The 200 …

One day in Dubrovnik: The perfect itinerary to make the most of your visit

It may be mecca for Game of Thrones fans, but Dubrovnik, Croatia has plenty more to offer visitors than its towering city walls. With a pretty perch …

The best spots for photography in Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon<p>To put it simply, Lisbon is photography heaven. Instagrammers can’t get enough of the pastel facades, panoramic vantage points at seemingly …

5 life lessons learned through 5 years of blogging

So guys…Globe Guide just turned five.<p>FIVE FREAKING YEARS OLD!<p>Seriously, where does the time go?! I can still remember the exact moment I hit …

Nanaimo to Tofino: The ultimate Vancouver Island road trip

The Wild Pacific Trail in Ucluelet, B.C.<p>Rugged coastlines, old-growth forests where cedars soar impossibly high toward a bright-blue sky, secluded …

Ucluelet

RV rentals by owner: How Wheel Estate can upgrade your next camping trip

Supplied<p><i>The following article is presented in collaboration with Wheel Estate</i><p>So I kinda have this love-hate relationship with camping. On one hand, I …

RVs

Wellness retreats in Alberta: 3 perfect mountain getaways

Supplied<p>The Rocky Mountains are always a popular pick when it comes to weekend getaways in Alberta, thanks to the stunning views, revitalizing fresh …

A wild tiger safari in India’s Ranthambore National Park

A flash of stripes through the long blades of grass betrayed her presence. Our rugged 4X4 slowed to a crawl, the driver killing the engine as we …

National Parks

La Batelière sur Loire: The boat hotel in Loire Valley, France

Staying overnight on a boat is nothing new—just ask anyone who has ever been on a cruise or yacht expedition—but what about sleeping in a boat hotel? …

France

5 amazing places to visit on a southern New Brunswick road trip

Fundy National Park<p>Canada was made for epic road trips, and the eastern province of New Brunswick is the perfect place to hit the highway for scenic …

Why you need travel insurance for your group trip

<i>This post is sponsored by RBC Insurance. All expressed opinions and experiences are my own words.</i><p>Lost luggage. Bucket list-worthy trips cancelled at …

Best places to visit in Delhi for photography

India’s capital Delhi (also known as <b>New Delhi</b>, depending on exactly where in the city you are) is a feast for the senses. Home to more than 18 …

Amazing castles to visit in France’s fairytale Loire Valley

Chateau de Villandry<p>With its rolling hills, sweeping vineyards and charming towns, Loire Valley, France is straight out of a storybook—and no …

Fundy National Park accommodations: 3 quirky picks

Lounging in a colourful Adirondack chair while admiring the world-famous Bay of Fundy, toasting s’mores around a roaring campfire or a night spent …

National Parks

The ultimate guide to starting a travel blog like a boss

Shutterstock<p>You’ve got a taste for adventure. An urge to explore. A creative mind buzzing with ideas and a camera ready to fire at a moment’s notice. …

Social Media

5 tips to make the most of your Taj Mahal visit

You never forget your first love, and the same goes for the first time you visit the Taj Mahal.<p>Located in Agra which just so happens to be the …

Fun things to do in Vallée du Loir, France

La Chartre-sur-le-Loir<p>One can easily be forgiven for confusing France’s Vallée du Loir with the <b>Loire Valley</b>. After all, the neighbouring regions’ …

France

Why Canalta Lodge is one of the best places to stay in Banff

A brand new downtown Banff hotel is shaking up the scene when it comes to accommodations in Alberta’s <b>popular mountain town.</b><p>The <b>Canalta Lodge</b> has an …

Banff

Ski Utah 3 ways: The best resorts for every type of skier

Lured by sparkling powder, charming ski towns and some of the most luxurious lodges found this side of the Alps, snow-seekers descend on Utah every …

Skiing

Palace on Wheels review: A regal train journey through India

Imagine <b>seeing a world wonder</b>, riding a camel in the desert, visiting seven colourful cities, going on a tiger safari, and exploring some of India’s …

Taj Mahal

5 things travellers love about Montevideo, Uruguay

Despite being sandwiched between South American juggernauts <b>Argentina</b> and Brazil, the country of Uruguay has somehow stayed off the beaten path of …

Travelers

7 fun things to do in Utah in winter

Deer Valley<p>Celebrity spotting. Exploring frozen ice castles. Watching the world’s best basketball players in action, and zipping down the sparkling …

Skiing

Belize’s ATM cave tour: Where adventure meets Mayan sacrifices

Courtesy of MayaWalk Tours<p>I don’t usually start my day by jumping into a fast-flowing river with all my clothes on, but then again I don’t typically …

The best day trips from Panama City, Panama

Gamboa<p>Serving as the transportation hub and economic centre of the entire country, most people visiting Panama spend at least some time in the …

A photogenic journey through Argentina’s Calchaqui Valley

La Yesera<p>Imagine steep, red canyon walls rising up toward the bluebird sky and creating a natural amphitheatre. Sun-soaked vineyards and bustling, …

One week in Belize: The best itinerary for adventure and relaxation

With its sun-soaked islands, lush jungles, incredible reef system and lively, colourful towns, it’s easy to see why Belize is one of the Caribbean’s …

Belize