Travel Manitoba Articles Recent Articles - Stories & Ideas: Culture & Heritage Fri, 04 Sep 2015 18:50:30 GMT Sleeping Around in Manitoba Taking the road less traveled is easy in Manitoba. In a perfect mix of adventure and rejuvenation, our unique hospitality options charm and delight travelers. Wed, 08 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT Flights of Fancy this Valentine's Day Forget the same old dinner and a bouquet of flowers. These Valentine’s Day treats will have your sweetie flying high this year as opposed to flying off. Tue, 03 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT Polar Bear Capital of the World. Says who? Churchill, Manitoba does. It is official. Churchill is the Polar Bear Capital of the World. Sure, most of us may have known this for years, but the town recently (and finally!) trademarked the moniker. So how can other small.. Wed, 09 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT Art Expedition: 2013 Edition Meet Manitoba’s talented artists on their own turf. From sculptors, painters, carvers and potters, creative types open their home studios to art admirers. Watch art in action and take home... Wed, 15 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT Modern fur trade rooted in history Loaded with fur pelts caught on traplines across Northern Manitoba, modern-day trappers descend on Thompson every year to sell their wares to the highest bidder. The Thompson Fur Table connects... Sun, 06 Jan 2013 07:00:00 GMT Celebrate Manitoba’s Harvest at Fall Feasts Dig into the best of Manitoba’s fall harvest at community feasts throughout the province. Tue, 25 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT Share the past and celebrate the present with Manitoba’s First Nations people Experience Manitoba’s storied and vibrant indigenous culture at attractions throughout the province. The original people of the prairies proudly share their history and traditions with travelers... Sun, 16 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT Canada’s Best Neighbourhood: Osborne Village Named Canada’s Best Neighbourhood, Winnipeg’s Osborne Village epitomizes the best of vibrant urban life: eclectic shops, amazing eateries and an exuberant street scene. Sun, 08 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT Literary Locales Canada is fertile ground for literary talent and the province of Manitoba has produced some of the finest. Just in time for the Thin Air Winnipeg International Writer’s Festival, check out the... Wed, 06 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT Flin Flon: Cool Mining Town with Storied Past There are coal mining towns and then there are cool mining towns. Flin Flon, the northern Manitoba hub with the cartoonish moniker, is a cool mining town. Tue, 24 Apr 2012 07:00:00 GMT Menno-toba. Top spots in our province to make like a Mennonite. It’s easy to spot a Mennonite in modern-day Manitoba. You’ll find them wearing ironic secondhand T-shirts while eating Oma’s borscht soup. Check out these Mennonite hotspots to enjoy their easy... Tue, 10 Jan 2012 07:00:00 GMT Revisiting the Pioneer Spirit Forget “Google it.” A dishwasher? Ha. Step away from modern day influences and experience the essence of early 20th century life on the Prairies with a visit to the Wasyl Negrych Pioneer Homestead. Wed, 03 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMT