Travel blog – Canada

Behind the Scenes of Canada's Rocky Mountaineer with Chef JP

The Rocky Mountaineer experience makes many a bucket list – whether you're retired and looking to splurge, on a honeymoon, celebrating a special occasion or simply planning the trip of a lifetime...
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8 of the Best Railway Journeys in the World

From chugging past the alpine peaks of Canada's Rocky Mountains or slicing through Australia's scorched Red Centre, railways can provide brilliant (and comfortable) portals to some of the wo...
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Why Rocky Mountaineer is More Than Just a Train Journey

List off some of the most naturally beautiful locations in the world and chances are Western Canada is going to be on there. From Vancouver with its laid-back coastal vibe, encased by the snow-capped ...
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Kelowna, British Columbia

The Top 5 Things to Do in Kelowna, British Columbia

Canada's Kelowna is home to British Columbia’s breathtaking Okanagan Valley wine country. While this is Kelowna’s ticket to fame, there is an abundance of lesser-known and equally magical things ...
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Fogo Island Inn, Canada

In Your Wildest Dreams: the Quirkiest Hotels in Canada

For a chance to see incredible wildlife, explore the great outdoors, taste outstanding local produce and sleep in hotels that are (almost) out of this world, there's no place quite like Canada. H...
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Stanley Park, British Columbia, Canada

How to Spend a Weekend in Vancouver

Vancouver. Where mighty Canadian mountains frame the city and the skyline is peppered with sparkling skyscrapers. Having lived here for a decade, Flight Centre Travel Group’s Kieren Elliott shares an ...
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6 of the Best Wildlife Experiences on the Planet

We don’t call ourselves Travel Experts for nothing at Flight Centre! Our teams have travelled – and continue to travel – all over the world, experiencing different cultures, cuisines and landscapes. A...
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Quebec City, Canada

The Guide to Quebec: A Tale of Two Cities

If you ever need proof that daring to be different works, just head to Quebec. Canada’s French-speaking province has the same laid-back, unruffled temperament as the rest of the country, but at the sa...
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Road going into Vancouver

3 Epic Road Trips to Take from Vancouver

At first glance, Vancouver may not seem like a land of road trip holidays, but this Canadian gem has more incredible tarmac than you can shake a hockey stick at. Most importantly, the landscapes are p...
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Lynn Valley Suspension Bridge

6 of the Best Hikes in Vancouver

Cosmopolitan as it is with its many great restaurants, busy shopping streets and trendy breweries, Vancouver is renowned worldwide as a green city with plenty of outdoor activities to entertain those ...
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Canoes on Lake Louise, Canada

Everything You Need to Know About Exploring Lake Louise

One of Canada’s most beloved ski resorts, Lake Louise is a destination that offers beauty and excitement all-year round. The lake that gives the town its name, in the heart of Banff National Park, has...
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Icefields Parkway

Tales from Western Canada's Rockies in the Winter

“You can drive your car on it,” says a reassuring local, catching my fleeting hesitation as I step out on to the snow-covered ice of Lake Louise. Of course, I needn’t have worried. Dozens of people ar...
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