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'She's like stormed the podium': Toronto is super excited for Penny Oleksiak

As the world watched 16-year-old Penny Oleksiak power her way back from seventh place at the halfway point to an Olympic gold medal win — the teen's …

Best is yet to come from Canada's Olympic star, Penny Oleksiak

Canada is a winter sports country. We’re reminded of this every time the Summer Olympics come around (and every winter when we freeze our butts …

St. John's coach has ties to Olympic swimming star Penny Oleksiak

There's a Newfoundland connection to Canada's newest sports superstar.<p>16-year-old Penny Oleksiak has won four Olympic medals in Rio, including a gold …

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After Rocky Roads Since London, Canada & the U.S. Delivered In Rio

• Rio de Janeiro, Brazil<br>• Swimming: August 6-13<br>• Olympic Aquatics Stadium, Barra Olympic Park, Rio de Janeiro<br>• Prelims – 9:00 a.m/12:00 p.m PST/EST (1:00 p.m …

Mission Hill Winery - Terrace Restaurant

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20 American craft breweries for an ultimate beer road trip

From sea to shining sea, and with amber waves of grain, America runs on beer.<p>If you want to taste all that this country has to offer, there are …

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A couple who quit their jobs to travel the world reveal how they stretched their small budget across 13 countries

In spring 2014, Michael Gallagher and Alexandra Carson were poolside in Santa Monica, California, talking logistics for a month-long vacation through …

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9 things you must do in Canada

From unforgettable wildlife encounters and epic road trips to pancakes you'll never forget, these are the things you need to do to get the most of …

Aurora Borealis in Canada

On the edge of the lake is a honey-coloured wooden lodge with high vaulted ceilings and soaring atrium windows. Inside, slumped in armchairs …

This Mental Trick of Olympic Athletes Can Radically Increase Your Productivity

Top athletes use this simple but powerful technique to perform at their best. So can you.<p>This summer in Rio de Janeiro, we're likely to see awe-inspiring displays of physical prowess. What we're unlikely to see is the mental work that goes into those jaw-dropping accomplishments.<p>Everyone knows that …

World's 15 Most Unexpected Ski Areas

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20 free things to do in Amsterdam

It's easy to spend a fortune in the Netherlands' stylish capital, but the city has plenty of gratis goodies up for grabs.<p>Check out our pick of the freebies on offer.<p><b>1. Canal Ring</b><p>More canals flow in Amsterdam than in Venice, and get this: the 400-year-old waterways are a UNESCO World Heritage site. …

Budget Vacation? Try Language School

Aqui was mi problema: "<i>Quiero apprender mas espanol porque hablo solamente un little y solamante en el presente.</i>" I was tense challenged.<p>Think very bad Spanglish.<p>No matter. I wanted to upgrade my Spanish, to see if the old brain could still learn to conjugate. And with only a week for this …

Photographer's New Pictures Of His Girlfriend Leading Him Around The World Will Inspire You To Travel

<b>Jump right to the photos »</b><p>The Moscow-based couple have continued to travel since the initial photos surfaced in March, and now Murad has a fresh batch of images in the series, titled "Follow Me."<p>The first picture happened entirely by accident in Barcelona, when Natalia and Murad were on vacation. …

10 Places to Go While They Are Still Cheap: 2014 Edition

Do your travel ambitions eclipse your bank account? We've got just the fix: destinations around the world that offer plenty of cheap ways to stay, play, and eat. Whether you're on the prowl for a perfect beach or a city bursting with culture, these cities and countries deliver big but cost little. …

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Sixty to open boutique hotel in Montreal

The boutique brand Sixty Hotels, which operates in New York City and Los Angeles, says it will open its first international venture in downtown …

10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What's the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

What Every Country in the European Union Is Best At

By: Kate Peregrina<p><i>Credit: All images by Thrillist/Jennifer Bui</i><p>The European Union has 28 member countries, and much like snowflakes, they're all special in their own way. You already know what each country is worst at. Well, every country excels at something, too -- and to that end, we found one …

BigBoss font du ski : quand 250 spécialistes du digital causent

Nous ne vous dirons pas qui est derrière les propos entendus. Mais à l'heure où le marketing vit une accélération sans précédent du fait du digital, …

The Best Countries for Solo Travelers

Taking off on a journey alone? Have no fear. Here are the safest, friendliest countries for your solo adventure.<p>There are many travelers who claim …

How to travel Norway on a budget

My dear motherland, Norway, is known as one of the world’s most expensive countries, but also one of the most beautiful (and yes, I am very objective …

Bilan: cinq ans de vie nomade

Carnet<br>de bord<p>Corinne <br>23/12/14<p>S’en vient la fin de l’année. C’est toujours un moment-clé pour moi: je remets en perspective l’année passée, et je me …

City Guides Spotlight: Denver

<b>Sponsored content:</b><p>A mile high city with Wild West roots and the scenic background to support it, Denver is as cosmopolitan as it is adventurous. From Rockmount's original Western apparel to Pearl Velo's stylish bikes, it's not difficult to adorn yourself with the best of the west. And as a growing …

Why Los Angeles Is the Best Food Town in America

What’s turned Los Angeles into a culinary boomtown? Chef Roy Choi and New Yorker staff writer Dana Goodyear know.<p>If you want to fall in love with Los …

32 Restaurants With Spectacular Views

Would you like a sunset with that?