Sarah Chay

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Rare Canadian judge at Westminster dog show says it’s serious business

On Tuesday, semi-retired Toronto psychiatrist and veteran dog breeder Richard Meen appeared at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York City …

Saying goodbye to our dog taught me something about how I want to live my own life

On a plane the other day, I found myself absent-mindedly Googling the text of <i>A Streetcar Named Desire</i>. Suddenly, I knew it was no accident. My subconscious was forcing me to acknowledge something. This was the line that did it … "the Grim Reaper had put up his tent on our doorstep."<p>I realized that …

Daylife vs. nightlife in Montreal: The ultimate 24-hour guide to French Canada’s biggest city

MONTREAL IS FULL OF POTENTIAL, whether you’re an early bird or a late-night partier. The most European of Canada’s major cities, and the second …

15 Most Beautiful National Parks in America

Whether you're planning a vacation or just craving some eye candy, we're celebrating summer with 40 trip-inspiring photos of our most treasured—and …

10 Mediterranean islands you've never heard of | CNN Travel

24 incredible new UNESCO World Heritage Sites

The new additions include well-known tourist attractions like France's Champagne wine region, as well as lesser-known historic gems like Jordan's baptist site.<p>From the 18th-century missions of San Antonio, Texas, to Turkey's ancient city of Ephesus, here are the newest UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

18 rare color photographs of the Russian Empire from over 100 years ago

In 1907, the photographer decided to systematically document the Russian Empire, and he was given a specially equipped railroad car darkroom by Tsar Nicholas II for the project.<p>To create his images, he used an oblong glass plate through three different color filters of red, green, and blue, …

These Countries Have the Best Weather in the Whole Entire World

Everyone has a different idea of primo weather, but it's safe to say that once you find your happy spot, you feel like a whole new woman. So whether you like it warm and sunny or super snowy, we've rounded up a list of places with near perfect conditions.<p><b>Best Temps: Ecuador.</b> <b>View Panoramic.</b><p>This …

Panoramic Photography

‘The Comedians’ Anxiety: Talking With Creator of TV’s Most Underrated Comedy

If I had to make a list of the best new shows of 2015, <i>The Comedians</i> would be at the top of my list. Yes, I know that the show didn’t get the best …

According to an algorithm, this is the ultimate Canadian road trip

Last March, Randy Olson, a Computer Science & Engineering Ph.D. candidate at Michigan State University, organized the absolute US road trip thanks to …

Prince Edward Island National Park

<b>Location: Prince Edward Island<br>Date Established: 1937<br>Size: 5,440 acres</b><p>Prince Edward Island National Park spans a spectacular stretch of land encompassing sand dunes, salt marshes, remnants of an Acadian forest, coastal headlands, beaches, and sandstone cliffs. This is the land that inspired Lucy …

Where in the World Is the Best Place to Be in June and July?

We all crave that sweet serendipity of being in the right place at the right time: When the Northern Lights are most likely to dance; when that sleepy scruff-bucket town transforms for its once-a-year fabulous fiesta; or, when a mass mob of whales gathers at the nearby reef. That's why our book, <i>The</i> …

Northern Lights

12 Hours in Prague, Czech Republic

By College Tourist; Author: Nóra Horváth, Syracuse University<p><b>Hundreds of years of Czech history and culture in only one day? No problem.</b><p>So you've made it to Prague - the capital city of the Czech Republic, and a city practically untouched by the destruction of the World Wars - but you only have a …

European Travel

Two days hiking on Hinchinbrook Island: the trek that nearly (sort of) killed me

Before I started my first proper hike, I practised for several weeks walking with a small pack and new boots on the stretch of car-heavy road that took me from Bellevue Hill to my office in Surry Hills in Sydney.<p>The main thoroughfare I walked down was flat and covered in bitumen. Bus fumes hung in …

A Backpacker's Guide to Months of Travel

By College Tourist; Author: Nicole Darian, University of Iowa<p><b>Purchasing and packing your backpack</b><p>Backpacking: no set route, just buying a one way ticket and seeing where the world leads you. This has been my plan since last summer, and I'm now a month into my post-grad travels that will end …

7 monumental landscapes you can only see in Wyoming

Think of the American West and it’s hard not to immediately focus on Wyoming — home of cowboys and rodeos, big history, big culture, and big …

National Parks

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Beautiful Yellowstone

16 Classic Pasta Recipes Most Definitely Worth Mastering

From baked ziti to bolognese, these 16 classic recipes will make you a pasta pro in no time.<p><b>There are an endless amount of excellent pasta recipes.</b> Instead of going down the rabbit hole, focus on these 16 classic versions. They're all excellent, and will make you a pasta master in no time.

Everest Shifted in Nepal Earthquake But Remains Same Height

Scientific debate continues on world’s tallest peak.<p>In the days after the devastating Nepal earthquake in April, geologists debated whether or not the Earth’s violent shaking had changed the height of Mount Everest. Some initial reports suggested the world’s tallest mountain might have grown, or …

Earth has entered sixth mass extinction, warn scientists

Humans are responsible for so many species dying out that we are now in a sixth mass extinction, Stanford University has warned<p>Earth has entered its sixth mass extinction with animals now dying out at 100 times the normal rate, scientists have warned.<p>Humans have created a toxic mix of habitat loss, …