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Meredith Hardie

Meredith Hardie

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Airlines ban alcohol to help minimize the spread of COVID-19

In an effort to reduce the interaction between crew members and fellow passengers, the only alcohol heavily encouraged on planes right now is hand sanitizer.

International travel is (almost) back

As COVID-19 restrictions loosen in some countries, international borders begin to reopen and tourism gets a fresh, sanitized start.

Explore Ontario on a road trip this summer

If you got the travel blues this summer, hit the open road instead on one of these road trips just a short distance from Toronto. After all, Ontario is “yours to discover.”

Travel movies to watch right now

We may be stuck at home, but you can go anywhere with the magic of movies. Let these epic tales and inspiring stories take you on an adventure.

The Wanderlist: Cities with the best coffee culture and cafés

If that morning jolt is an essential element of your day, these cities have the coffee culture to satisfy your cravings.

Get up-close to Toronto while physical distancing

City of Neighbourhoods, the Six, Hogtown – call it what you want, Toronto has lots of names and even more to explore from afar.

Van-lifers to follow on the road less travelled

While we're parked at home, we're living vicariously through these #vanlife wanderers who have built homes on wheels.

How to do the indoors like the Danes

Denmark is one of the happiest countries in the world and the source of their happiness starts in the home. We've got a guide to embracing the great indoors – Danish-style.

 

Just Landed: The water in Venice's canals is clear… but there were never any dolphins

The normally crowded, polluted canals of Venice are clearer, but the truth behind viral, feel-good stories isn't always as transparent

The Wanderlist: Best virtual tours to explore the world

Staying home doesn't mean cancelling our sense of adventure, get up close-ish to some of the world's most remarkable sites and attractions with these virtual tours. 

The Wanderlist: Best food experiences and traditions from around the world

A taste of our favourite foodie destinations beyond your fridge to floating markets in Thailand and a festival devoted entirely to an onion.

Just Landed: The 2020 Olympics have been postponed

After weeks of back-and-forth and mounting world pressure, the 2020 Tokyo Olympics are officially (finally) postponed.

Just Landed: WestJest suspends all international flights

WestJet will temporarily suspend all international flights, shifting their focus from flying travellers out to bringing Canadians home.

Just Landed: AirAsia opens restaurant that serves plane food

AirAsia hopes to re-route travellers' opinions of airplane food with new restaurant serving in-flight meals, earthbound.

Just Landed: Japan is making landmarks and activities more accessible for the 2020 Olympics

Japan's efforts to increase accessibility make a world of difference for those wanting to explore more of the world.

Just Landed: This airline will be the first to go carbon neutral

As the earth’s temperature increases, Delta Air Lines pledges to decrease their carbon footprint.

Just Landed: Airline passenger caught punching another passenger’s seat

Space and patience was limited on this American Airlines flight when a man repeatedly punched a woman's reclined seat in front of him.

Just Landed: The June Motel is getting a new location in Sauble Beach

The June Motel, popular Prince Edward County boutique motel, is opening a second location in Sauble Beach this spring.

Just Landed: Traveling solo just got a whole lot better with these new tours

It's like a gap year, but make it short – really short. Exodus Travels launches Edits, a collection of bite-sized group travel tours that are jam-packed with adventure and aimed at professionals in their 30s and 40s.

Just Landed: Your pet can now have a first-class flying experience

Grab your pawsport, Delta Air Lines has partnered with CarePod, a pet technology start up, to improve pet and pet-parent travel.