LOMA-sur-le-Lac: Our Lanaudiere β€œPremium” Cottage Experience

A Chertsey, Quebec Airbnb cottage review A light sprinkle of rain fell over us as we lounged, a smoky mist forming like a cloud above the hot tub. To the left and right, little snowy hills leading into woods. Directly behind me, just a few yards away, a frozen lake encircled with trees and three…

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Spring Means Fiddlehead Season In Eastern Canada

“It often involves a ride in a canoe to get to the best picking grounds.” Spring in Canada is a much-welcomed season for obvious reasons. It brings more daylight, warmer temperatures and the end of cabin fever. It’s also the time to pull out recipes for fresh, seasonal produce like asparagus, rhubarb and spinach. For…

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Fogo Island Inn Is What Happens When A Luxury Hotel Prioritizes Sustainability and Community

One of the most remote luxury inns in the world, Fogo Island Inn, was created by a tech entrepreneur to help preserve one of Canada’s older rural cultures. A spectacular glass haven built on stilts, Fogo Island Inn overlooks a salty, rocky and windswept subarctic landscape on its namesake remote Canadian island. The hotel is…

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This New Quebec Spa “City” Aims To Be the Disney World Of Wellness

FΓΆrena Thermal City, a massive Nordic-inspired spa complex, opened doors Jan. 31 at the edge of the woods in Quebec’s Mont Saint-Bruno. Measuring 600, 000 square feet, the spa is about 10 and a half times larger than a football field – hence the “city” element in the name. It is intended to be something…

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