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24th October 2019

Scared of the cold and the Canadian Winter? Well, as the great Ranulph Fiennes once said, there’s no such thing as bad weather, just bad clothes. The key to surviving & enjoying winter in Ottawa is making sure you have the right winter wear....

15th October 2019

The plan was to stay in Bangkok till March. The beer was cold and cheap, the noodle soup plentiful. However, life had other plans for us. An email from Destination Canada drops into the inbox inviting us to experience winter in Ottawa in February. The first gut reaction was no. Both me and Sabrina are wimps when it comes to the cold. Sabrina asks me how cold it gets. I google. ‘Very cold’ I said bluntly. Ottawa apparently was the world’s coldest capital city in the...

21st February 2019

A wrap-up of our 5 day Winter trip to Ottawa- a very long unedited wrap-up of the trip so please bear with us. just...

Updated 27th November 2018

Holiday Extras recently filmed a brand new travel guide in the stunning bucket list worthy area of Banff National Park,...