Festivals & Events

Instagram Tour: Ottawa, Ontario

Whether you’ve been to Ottawa, Ontario before, or you’ve always been meaning to visit, these photos by Instagrammer @IlitchPeters show of the beauty of Ottawa in the winter. Ilitch visited Ottawa during Winterlude 2017, and explored a few of the city’s many hidden gems. Here’s a peek at his trip. View this post on Instagram […]


Winter in Ontario as seen by @punkodelish

It’s our final installment featuring Ontarian’s favourite ways to enjoy winter in Ontario. Here’s Toronto Instagrammer @punkodelish’s suggestions for making the most of a Winterlude weekend. Parliament Hill – Ottawa, Ontario “I really love libraries. I went on a tour of the Parliament of Canada this morning and the Library of Parliament is one of the […]

Natural Wonders

Discovering “The Jack Pine” in Algonquin Provincial Park

Vanessa Chiasson is TurnipseedTravel – an ocean loving Maritimer now settled as a freelance writer in Ottawa. TurnipseedTravel.com is passionate about great value -getting the absolute most for your hard earned dollars and days off. Our value travel philosophy tells you where to save, when to splurge, and how to make every moment count. Follow […]

New & Notable

Take home something special from Ontario

Want to bring home something a little different on your next trip? Ontario’s galleries, museums, theatres and more have gifts for you to give (and keep too!) 1. Shop AGO – Cardboard Radio 2. Stylegarage – Nicole Tarasick Great Lakes Pillow 3. National Gallery of Canada – The Jack Pine Hardcase for iPhone 4S/4 4. […]