Katie Bridges

Katie Bridges

Associate Editor

Katie Bridges quit her job to go backpacking in South America in 2010 and hasn't been able to cure her wanderlust ever since — which could explain how the Brit wound up in Canada. Though her roots are firmly planted in Toronto, her passport is constantly filling up with stamps. Vietnam is her favourite country and she is never not searching for the perfect bowl of bun cha.

Katie Bridges's articles

What to do and eat in Parma, one of Italy's most delicious cities

When every other food has a Designation of Origin, dining in Parma, Italy is basically like going to a museum. If it's not on your travel list, it should be.

Puerto Rico: the underrated paradise you have to visit

With some of the world's best beaches, a biodiverse rainforest, mountains, waterfalls and culinary delights, Puerto Rico is the hidden gem of the Caribbean.

The Fairmont Royal York made me feel like a queen

Check into the Fairmont Royal York and be treated to personalized toiletries, curated cocktails and stunning chandeliers.

The much-anticipated Muir Hotel in Halifax is a dream destination

The swanky Halifax hotel is finally open and has so much to eat, see and do that it seems a shame to even leave the premises.

The Bahamas is the poster child for carefree days

Yes, The Bahamas are overflowing with take-your-breath-away beaches. But we also discover world-class resorts, award-winning spas, swimming swine, plus a rum run.

Why Chatham, Ontario belongs on your summer hit list

We suss out Chatham-Kent’s underrated hotspots, including the twee town of Chatham, a plethora of great breweries and annual classic car events.

Celeste by Cirque Éloize opens inside Hotel Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth

Celeste, a new show by Cirque Éloize, takes up an exclusive residency at the Hotel Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth in Montreal.

A look inside Club Med Charlevoix, Canada's first all-inclusive resort

Grab your poles and head to Club Med Charlevoix, Quebec, Canada's first all-inclusive resort — with lift tickets, impeccable food and drinks all included in your stay.

The coolest things to do in Whistler, B.C.

Whistler is synonymous with its picturesque ski hills — but there's more to do in this charming town north of Vancouver. Here are the best things to do in Whistler.

What it's like to stay at Toronto's Shangri-La Hotel

In the heart of downtown Toronto, the Shangri-La Hotel is a luxury escape with a legendary afternoon tea service and amenities galore.

CanaDream: RV rentals in Ontario for your next road trip

With a fleet of vehicles in different sizes offering luxe amenities and access to the outdoors, CanaDream’s RV rentals in Ontario are ideal for pandemic-friendly travel.

15 travel holiday gifts for every globetrotter on your list

Travel was off the table, but 2020 never said anything about dreaming. Here are the best travel gifts and gadgets this festive season.

Hotel review: Kimpton Saint George Hotel, Toronto

Kimpton Saint George, the first Toronto property from the global boutique hotel group, brings laid-back vibes, moody design and local touches to Bloor Street.

Everything you need to eat, see and do in Victoria, B.C.

Victoria, B.C. may be named for Queen Victoria, but it’s anything but twee. Victoria restaurants, breweries and boutique hotels abound.

5 of the best restaurants in Brixton Market, London

We head South of the Thames to London's Brixton Market for a taste of the best restaurants from casual burgers to eclectic modern Indian.

8 of the best Prince Edward County wineries

Planning a vino voyage in Ontario's most exciting wine region? We share the best Prince Edward County wineries where you can fill up your cup.

Time to spill the tea: We take high tea in Victoria, B.C.

From high tea and tea-infused cocktails to the dedicated tea tasting bar at Silk Road Tea, there’s something special brewing in Victoria, B.C.

Our ultimate guide to Windsor restaurants, hotels and more

Home to whisky distilleries, microbreweries and wineries, Windsor, Ontario has become a destination well worth your while. We plan your weekend getaway, including Windsor restaurants and activities.

Dishes from around the world (and where to get them in Toronto)

Your plate is your passport right now, so grab a fork and join us as we travel the gastronomic globe with dishes from these Toronto restaurants.

How Tucson became the U.S.'s first UNESCO City of Gastronomy

Despite a culinary accolade bestowed by UNESCO, Tucson’s charms continue to be overlooked for other southwestern cities. Katie Bridges dons her stretchy pants and discovers why the Old Pueblo is the perfect trip for pigging out.