Header photo: Acorn Cafe Happy first day of fall! It's all happening now - from delighting in the feeling of crunchy leaves underfoot to savouring the smell of freshly baked pumpkin pie wafting in the air. And we all know that autumn is a time for harvest, bounty and long dinners spent with friends and family. Here's where YOU should eat this fall in Manitoba...
A family winter vacation not in the budget this year? Get a little water therapy and a much needed boost with a staycation centered around one of these noteworthy indoor pools. Day-trip to a community pool The most economical option for a family on budget is avoiding paying for accommodations and
Photo by: Paulo Cuneta DYK: You can earn some pretty nifty badges by hitting the open road in Manitoba? With the goal of encouraging both local and visiting motorcyclists to explore our province, Manitoba by Motorcycle has created an awesome program that rewards savvy riders with tokens of their
RVing has been gaining steady traction among Manitobans. For those who love the outdoors and the idea of sleeping under the stars, but find that love reaching only as far as the eyes can hone in on a cozy bed, the RVing lifestyle might be perfect for you. Whether you consider yourself a glamper or a
Want to really immerse yourself in Manitoba’s culture and history? Manitoba’s 7 Signature Museums are recognized and designated by the Province of Manitoba for their significant contribution to preserving the history and heritage of our province. How many can you visit this summer?
In case you haven’t heard: 2017 is Canada’s sesquicentennial. That’s fancy talk for the 150th anniversary of Confederation. Across the nation many special events, celebrations, new attractions and initiatives are popping-up all in the name of generating Canadian pride. Ottawa, the capital region,
Canada is a fertile ground for scribes, and Manitoba has produced some of Can-Lit’s most unique voices. Readers and wordsmiths alike must check out these stomping grounds of four of Manitoba’s most prolific authors. Miriam Toews, Prairie novelist extraordinaire “I
Some people go to festivals for the music, some go for workshops, and some go for activities or rides. Others, well, they go for the food. Manitoba happens to be a fantastic spot for this special type of feasting. We have festivals that serve up dishes from over 40 cultures around the globe,
Some people work harder than others at finding peace and quiet. Take the Mennonites, for example. Evolving out of the 16th century Reformation, they were persecuted for their pacifist beliefs for 400 years. With stops in Germany, the Netherlands, Poland and Russia, the Mennonites dreamed of a home
Shopping at the mall at this time of year is frazzled, frenzied, and let’s face it – frustrating. So forget those jam-packed parking lots and those overcrowded big box stores, and do your shopping on Main Street. Whatever city or town you find yourself in, you’ll find cute shops and cozy stores