Meredith Hardie

Meredith Hardie

Staff Writer

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10 of the best wineries in Niagara-on-the-Lake to visit

From the Sparkling House at Trius Winery to the rows of vines at Peller Estates Winery, there's something for everyone in Ontario's wine country. Here's our list of the best wineries in Niagara-on-the-Lake for your next grape adventure.

Prince Edward County: a boozy guide to where to eat, drink and stay

Yes, Prince Edward County has plenty of wineries, but there are also cideries, breweries, drinking dens and more you need to visit on your next trip to the ol' County.

Get lost in the charm of Old Montreal at Auberge du Vieux-Port

Feel like the main character inside this historic Old Montreal hotel with stunning exposed stone walls, amenities galore and the best bed ever.

How to live your best coastal chill life in Naples, Florida

In between doing nothing at all, we found the best restaurants, low-key activities and more in Naples, Florida. Turns out, it's not just for snowbirds.

The best beaches in the world you must visit at least once

We've found the world's coolest beaches to add to your bucket list, from soft, pink sand in the Mediterranean to dinosaur footprints along the shores of the Indian Ocean.

The Lodge at Jaguar Reef in Belize is pure quiet luxury

The Lodge at Jaguar Reef is the perfect combination of peaceful privacy in a central location. Set in the serene Hopkins, Belize, its coastal villas are the ultimate escape.

13 of Vancouver's best restaurants for your next trip

After exploring Van City's culinary scene and eating at these awesome Vancouver restaurants, we finally get it when people say, "west coast, best coast."

Peninsula Hot Springs in Victoria, Australia, is a leisure lover's paradise

Set on the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria, Australia, the Peninsula Hot Springs is a glamping resort, spa and wellness wonder complete with natural geothermal hot springs.

Down to earth: Food, culture and adventure in Belize

We get off the resort and get into the local cultures and wonders of Belize, from Hopkins village to the island town of San Pedro.

The must-visit wineries and more in Osoyoos and Oliver, B.C.

You don't have to leave the Canada for the ultimate wine weekend getaway. Find stunning wineries, top-notch restaurants and desert heat in Osoyoos and Oliver, B.C.

19 of the most relaxing spas in and around Toronto

From Blue Mountain's Scandinave Spa to high-tech facials at Formula Fig in Toronto, we've got Ontario's best spas for all your self-care needs. Aaaaand relax.

Ace Hotel Toronto is the city's sexiest hotel

Toronto's Ace Hotel may have taken seven years to build, but you'll fall in love with its stunning design and homey hospitality in a second.

Anguilla's must-try restaurants and epicurean experiences

Don't let Anguilla's tiny size fool you — from beach shacks to fine dining and one incredible culinary experience, this Caribbean island is packed with food, fun and adventure.

Must-visit restaurants and more in Collingwood

 Go beyond Blue Mountain Village and check out the best restaurants and things to do in nearby Collingwood this winter.

I finally found functional boots that aren't criminally uncool

The Hunter Women's City Explorer Short Neoprene Boots are a must-pack for off-grid adventuring or hometown strolls.

Zemi Beach House is the ultimate Caribbean escape

Bring out the bubbly (and your savings account) for this one-of-a-kind luxury hotel on the shores of Anguilla's best beach.

We lived our best life at The St. Regis Toronto

A gilded rooftop restaurant, daily champagne sabrage, butler service — we never wanted to check out of The St. Regis Toronto.

Legends, lore and bourbon in Louisville, Kentucky

We head to Louisville, Kentucky, and discover there's more to The Bluegrass State than bourbon — although, we found a lot of that, too.

The Royal Hotel is the best thing to happen to Prince Edward County

We check into The Royal Hotel, Picton’s 143-year-old gem that recently underwent an impressive renovation. Here's what to expect at the stunning Prince Edward County hotel.

The long, winding road back to travel

After two years of punishing COVID restrictions and shut downs, leisure travel is finally poised to make a comeback ­— in a big way.