Why you should visit Fredericksburg Texas

Hidden in the fresh, breeze-friendly Texas Hill Country, just an hour northwest of San Antonio, Fredericksburg is a historic German settlement and favourite place for a city escape. Offering a retreat from the commotion of city life, not to mention the heat, Fredericksburg is a … Continue reading

The Best Ryder Cup Courses

With the Ryder Cup returning to golf’s spiritual home in Scotland for this year’s tournament at Gleneagles Hotel in Perthshire, it’s only fitting to look back at some of the other memorable courses that have played host to one of the biggest tournaments in the … Continue reading
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South Dakota: The Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

  Next month, hundreds of thousands of two-wheeled petrol heads will descend upon South Dakota for the 74th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, the largest motorcycle rally in the U.S, from 4th-10th August. From demoing the newest bikes and decking out your current ride to mingling … Continue reading

Exploring Ontario’s Haliburton Forest Reserve

Torontonians refer to the Haliburton Highlands as “˜cottage country’. Nine-to-fivers leave work early on Fridays and flee 220 kilometres north of the city, where they find rolling hills, 600-plus lakes, and rugged forests. Paddling, hiking, fishing and drinks on the dock are all on the to-do … Continue reading

Ten of the Best US Gay Pride Festivals

Held in cities all over the world, Pride is a rich and important celebration of LGBT communities, a festive and politically charged occasion that’s as colourful as it is inclusive. This past weekend saw a number of Gay Pride festivals light up across the US … Continue reading
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Columbus: Home of America’s Best Ice Cream

The quality of local ice cream isn’t typically a factor when picking out a holiday destination. With Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams, however, it should certainly sway the decision process. Home of America’s best Ice cream, here’s yet another reason to head to Columbus this summer. … Continue reading

Missouri Wine Country: The Top Wineries Within Reach of St Louis

  Snuggled on a bluff between the Missouri River and the rolling hills to the south, the little town of Hermann beckons visitors to Missouri Wine Country. Hermann has kept its German heritage alive for almost 180 years through its historic architecture, its festivals and … Continue reading

A Guide to Fly Fishing in Yellowstone

  “In our family, there was no clear line between religion and fly-fishing,” wrote Norman Maclean in A River Runs Through It. This statement rings true for many anglers for whom fly-fishing is a lifestyle rather than a leisure activity. In the US, all fly-fishers at some … Continue reading