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Five Summer Urban Paradises

Five Summer Urban Paradises

Summer in the city can be at once both fantastic and frustrating. Without a ton of places to cool down, it could leave you lusting after far away places, but we’ve found some urban paradises that offer that respite you’re looking for. Seek them out, and you just might keep...
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Photo of the Week: Graffiti Alley

Photo of the Week: Graffiti Alley

Our photo of the week comes from Urban Adventures’ fearless leader, Tony Carne. He’s travelled all the way from the Land Down Under to visit our Toronto office, so we made sure to show him the local highlights. Our local Toronto guide, Jason, took a sneaky detour from our When Pigs...
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A Beginner’s Guide to Vietnam

A Beginner’s Guide to Vietnam

I thought I knew Vietnam. I grew up watching movies like Good Morning Vietnam and Platoon, and episodes of China Beach on TV. My parents took me to see Miss Saigon at Toronto’s Princess of Wales Theatre. Even though I was born several years after the fall of Saigon, 1980s...
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5 Reasons Why You Should Travel Solo At Least Once

5 Reasons Why You Should Travel Solo At Least Once

Solo travel offers a sense of freedom and empowerment that many people find to be completely unbeatable. While solo travel for extended periods of time may not be for everyone, of course, it’s still one of those things we think you have to try at least once, and here are our...
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5 Easy Peasy Budget Travel Tips

5 Easy Peasy Budget Travel Tips

Travelling doesn’t have to break the bank. In fact, it probably shouldn’t. But on the flip side, being on a budget doesn’t mean you have to compromise on experience. You’ve probably worked hard to save for your trip, so you still want to enjoy it and feel like you’re actually...
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Travel Trivia: February

Travel Trivia: February

Want a quick workout for your brain? Test your travel knowledge against our cheeky little trivia quiz of the month! 1. What is the local currency in Dubai? 2. Tapas is tapas…except when it isn’t. What’s tapas called in San Sebastian? 3. The capital of Burma is Naypyidaw, but it...
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14 Instagrams of New Year’s Eve Around the World

14 Instagrams of New Year’s Eve Around the World

We’ve all seen images on TV of New Year’s Eve around the world, particularly at iconic spots like the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Times Square. For those of us in the Western Hemisphere, half the fun of New Year’s Eve day is watching as parts of the world enter the...
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It’s Beer O’Clock… Everywhere!

It’s Beer O’Clock… Everywhere!

It’s no secret that one of our favourite things to talk about is beer. From our beer Pinterest board to our regular beer features on the blog to our many beer tours, it’s safe to say we’re a little obsessed! Recently, we asked some of our local guides to tell...
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