Taylor Newlands

Taylor Newlands

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Denver, Colorado restaurants, things to do and where to stay

Three hundred days of sunshine a year give this mountain city a positive, chilled vibe that weaves through Denver's restaurants, parks and hotels. Here's where to eat, play and stay in the Mile High City.

This waterfront Ontario cottage is from a fairytale

Cozy up in the hot tub during colder months or hit the beach in summer at Wish Lakehouse, a whimsical, waterfront Ontario cottage rental on Lake Huron that makes a picture perfect escape any time of year.

We dive into the cold plunge craze at Othership Yorkville

Is cold-plunging really as cool (sorry) as everyone says? We head to Othership's new Yorkville location to try out the hydrotherapy health trend for ourselves.

The Burton [ak] Swash snowboarding jacket is super comfy and freeing

After years in a women's snowboarding jacket, I upgraded to the Men's Burton [ak] Swash GORE‑TEX 2L Jacket, a comfortable and warm wear with high tech features, waterproofing and breathability.

Nordik Spa-Nature is a wellness waterpark with mimosas

Just outside of Ottawa in Chelsea, Quebec, Nordik Spa-Nature is a sprawling outdoor wellness wonderland with 10 pools, nine different saunas and four restaurants onsite.

Sleeping with Henrie changed my life

The Henrie Adjustable Pillow is a game-changer when it comes to getting a good night's sleep. As an avid side sleeper and smushed-flat-pillow-user, I put the luxury pillow to the test.

Hotel Julie is a luxurious Shakespearean abode in Stratford

The star of CTV's "Staying Inn: Hotel Julie," this Shakespeare-inspired boutique hotel in Stratford offers a romantic home away from home in Ontario's theatre capital.

We go glam on a weekend getaway in South Beach, Florida

We let loose in South Beach for the weekend, and find a playground for adults full of delicious eats, captivating drag performances and an electrifying party energy.

Rawley Resort & Spa is the ultimate relaxing retreat with every amenity

With swoon-worthy amenities like a spa, pool, hot tub and sauna, and a seasonal food program helmed by chef Chris Locke, Rawley Resort in Port Severn is a charming and luxurious lakeside retreat.

Flixbus rolls into Canada

Local travel just got easier now that German transportation company Flixbus is expanding across Canada with service to 17 destinations. Finally, we can all take the passenger's seat.

Live out your Miami pool party dreams at the Kimpton EPIC

Sip on a cocktail in a coconut, vibe out at a rooftop pool party and dine on coastal cuisine, all without leaving your plush accommodations at the Kimpton EPIC Miami.

A lux beach house escape awaits at The Beach Motel, Southampton

Feel like you have your own private beach house at The Beach Motel in Southampton, Ontario, with attentive care, luxurious lake house vibes and spectacular sunsets.

Finally, an athletic bikini for women of all sizes

Made of soft, recycled fabric, Alder's Surf's Up Bikini offers coverage and support for all of your outdoor water adventures — and it comes in three colours and 10 different sizes.

124 on Queen is a wine-filled spa getaway we can't wait to go back to

Right on the main strip in Niagara-on-the-Lake, the new 124 on Queen hotel is home to impeccable food, a show-stopping wine list and a fully-licensed, luxurious spa.

The true meaning of aloha and the sacred magic of Hawai'i

We trade in the bucket-list expectations of bright lights and wild parties for honouring the culture and learning about the history in this precious place.

Club Med Tignes is the all-inclusive ski vacation of our dreams

Nestled high up in the French Alps, the new Club Med Tignes is an all-inclusive resort that provides an effortless, care-free ski vacation.

9 National foods you have to try while travelling

Embrace the culture and experience destinations in a new way by trying these delicious national foods straight from where they originated.

W Toronto is the place to immerse yourself in the city's vibe

Outfitted in elaborate light fixtures, vibrant colours and plenty of art, Yorkville's new W Toronto hotel is an alluring spot with an electric energy.

Personalized pampering is next level at Spa MyBlend at The Ritz

A treatment at Spa MyBlend at The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto is an incredibly personalized experience, and best of all, it's a full-day affair with access to beautiful spa amenities — and champagne.

The underrated side of California you've never heard about

We take a trip off the beaten path in the Golden State — floating in a hot air balloon, watching seals and sipping wine, but not in Napa.