A whale of a time: the world’s best whale-watching destinations

Want to spot a whale in the wild? Then these are the destinations for you.

Fishing for your supper: 8 destinations every seafood lover should visit

From the waters of Canada to the east coast of Africa, these are the ultimate destinations for seafood. 

Our favourite alternative ski bases

Forget the Alps – here are some of our favourite lesser-known ski resorts from around the world. 

The best places for stargazing

Look at the stars, look how they shine for you.

The world’s greatest wildlife encounters

From gorilla tracking in the Virungas to climbing for condors in Peru, we pick our favourite wildlife encounters from across the globe. 

‘Leaf-peeping’ season in Nova Scotia

Autumn is one of the most spectacular times to visit Nova Scotia – here’s where you should go to see the best fall displays. 

Nova’s National Historic Sites

Nova Scotia is very rich in historical sites compared with much of North America. 

Where to go in June

From scenic drives to rose festivals, here’s our pick of where to go in June.

The Mi’kmaq

David Orkin writes about the past and present of the Mi’kmaq people of Nova Scotia.

Ten alternative ski bases

Skiing in Iran? You can’t be serious…