Canada Travel Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Canada Travel.

Results 1 - 20 of 6,320 in Canada Travel

  1. Bargain bustleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Jennifer and Rachel Tiamzon waited in line for 25 minutes to get into Suzie Shier at Polo Park on Boxing Day. Though the Californian has lived in Winnipeg for a decade, he was preparing for his first-ever Boxing Day door-crashing.

    Comment?

  2. Extreme places: Travel into the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    TOP PLACES TO FEEL LIKE YOU'RE IN THE FUTURE With Back to the Future turning 30 in 2015, let these locales sweep you in for a peep at how the present might appear several decades from now... 1. Tokyo, Japan Tokyo has long been regarded as a bastion of state-of-the-art, from its fine dining to its toilets . If you want to travel, trains capable of 320kmh whisk you out of the capital.

    Comment?

  3. Sun spots a skip, hop and one flight awayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Three weeks ago, I started giving brief snapshots of the sunspot destinations that have non-stop flights from Winnipeg and are popular with Manitobans. Today I will end this series with an overview of Jamaica, the Dominican Republic, Bahamas and southern U.S, destinations.

    Comment?

  4. Alberni Wrestlers win at War on the FloorRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Nolan Badovinac of Alberni Wrestling pins an opponent during War on the Floor at Simon Fraser University on the weekend. A large group of Alberni Wrestlers competed at the annual War on the Floor wrestling tournament at Simon Fraser University on Friday and Saturday.

    Comment?

  5. Canada's long-lost Aboriginal music rocks againRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | MacLeans

    Record collectors are a funny bunch. No region or subgenre is too obscure to fetishize: They snap up reissues of Peruvian cumbia bands from the 1960s, R&B from Milwaukee that influenced Prince, and electro sounds from South Africa.

    Comment?

  6. Boxing Day about tradition, not savings, for some shoppersRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    Where do good cartoons come from? I don't exactly know, but I do know it has something to do with reading. The more I read, the more my mind makes connections.

    Comment?

  7. Duhatschek: Major junior hockey is about more than just a paychequeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    The London Knights' Patrick Kane, left, battles with Zack Torquato of the Erie Otters in 2007. Despite being from Buffalo, Kane opted to play in the OHL because he saw it as his best personal fit.

    Comment?

  8. Bargain hunters set for Boxing Day blitzRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Barriere Star Journal

    Shoppers hit the stores in most of Canada on Friday weaving their way through the throngs of people trying to snap up traditional Boxing Day deals. Toronto's downtown Eaton Centre mall was one of several major malls across Canada opening their doors earlier than usual to accommodate bargain hunters.

    Comment?

  9. Bargain hunters head out for Boxing Day shopping blitzRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | CTV

    Montreal shoppers lined up outside of retail outlets looking for Boxing Day bargains Friday but they were a more muted bunch than the crowds in the rest of Canada. Only 12 percent of Quebecers said they were planning to shop on December 26, according to a survey by the Quebec Retail Commerce Council.

    Comment?

  10. Ottawa Senators to make case for new downtown arenaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    The Ottawa Senators play at the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa on December 19, 2014. The Ottawa Senators play at the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa on December 19, 2014.

    Comment?

  11. Capital Dreams: Imagining how LRT and other projects will reshape OttawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    Major proposed and upcoming projects in Ottawa include the Confederation LRT Line , redevelopment of the former Domtar lands on ChaudiA3 4A re Island , the Arts Court , and the facelift of the National Arts Centre . Imagine an Ottawa where you leave your Pinecrest Park home in the morning with your three-year-old, hop on the LRT at Iris Station and 20 minutes - or eight light rail stops - later, you both get off at Pimisi Station, where your daughter's daycare is located.

    Comment?

  12. Malls open early for Boxing Day shopping blitzRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Globe and Mail

    Shoppers line up outside an electronic store for Boxing Day shopping in Quebec City on Dec. 26, 2014. Shoppers line up outside an electronic store for Boxing Day shopping in Quebec City on Dec. 26, 2014.

    Comment?

  13. John Baird, Ottawa's other mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    The fact that John Baird, Ottawa-West Nepean MP and minister of foreign affairs, has so much influence on what happens in Ottawa-the-capital makes it all the more vital that he work well with Jim Watson, the mayor of Ottawa-the-city. There's only one political appointment John Baird has ever lobbied for: being the minister responsible for the National Capital Commission.

    Comment?

  14. Shopping for those Boxing Day dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CJAD

    Those looking to buy the present they didn't get, unload gift cards or simply shop for the sake of shopping will be out spending on one of the biggest shopping days of the year. Several major malls including Toronto's Eaton Centre, the West Edmonton Mall and Vancouver's Pacific Centre opened early to accommodate bargain hunters.

    Comment?

  15. Looking Back/Looking Ahead: Solving SD40's financial woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Westminster Newsleader

    When 2014 started the New Westminster school district's finances were in dire straits. The red ink was pushing the $5 million bar, and threatening to climb higher and higher.

    Comment?

  16. Albertans paid their 87 MLAs $21 million last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edmonton Journal

    Where do good cartoons come from? I don't exactly know, but I do know it has something to do with reading. The more I read, the more my mind makes connections.

    Comment?

  17. Record-setting Schumann loves thrill of the chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Phoenix

    A four-time Olympic medallist, Hamelin won three gold and a silver competing in the 2006, 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympics. Schumann, a 15-year-old skating phenom from the Saskatoon Lions Speed Skating Club, is lapping provincial records at a hectic pace.

    Comment?

  18. A Look at the Upcoming Red Wings ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Octopus Thrower

    Going into the holiday break it was really important for the Red Wings to break their losing streak, and they did just that. Granted, I didn't think I'd use a phrase like "thrilling come from behind win over the Buffalo Sabers" to describe any part of the Red Wings season, but here we are.

    Comment?

  19. Winnipeg Boxing Day shoppers endure long lines for big dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Boxing day shoppers rush through the doors of Best Buy on St. James Street in Winnipeg at the store's 6 a.m. opening. Shoppers were out in full force very early Friday morning jockeying for position outside of malls and other retail shops in Winnipeg.

    Comment?

  20. Boxing Day bargain hunters head out as malls open earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Ken Wong looks at an electronics store flyer in December 2010 while hundreds of people line up waiting for doors to open for Boxing Day shopping. Those looking to buy the present they didn't get, unload gift cards or simply shop for the sake of shopping will be out spending on one of the biggest shopping days of the year.

    Comment?