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Top 10 reasons to visit Quebec

Top 10 reasons to visit Quebec

Quebec in Eastern Canada is approximately 7 hours from the UK with both Air Canada and British Airways flying daily non-stop to Montreal. Canadian Affair also offer competitively priced flights and packages in the summer.

Skiing with an Olympian in Whistler Blackcomb

Skiing with an Olympian in Whistler Blackcomb

Legendary Whistler Blackcomb is widely regarded as one of the top ski resorts in North America.

Holidays will be made in America in 2014

Holidays will be made in America in 2014

Riding holiday specialist, Ranch Rider has recently added New Mexico’s Creek Working Ranch to its collection, the Land of Enchantment poised to be one of America's travel hotspots in 2014.

Marriott opens North America's tallest hotel in New York City

Marriott opens North America's tallest hotel in New York City

Marriott has announced the opening of an iconic addition to the New York City skyline. The $320 million tallest single-use hotel in North America combines the 378-room Courtyard hotel with the 261-suite Residence Inn hotel in Midtown Manhattan.

10 things you need to know about celebrating Prince Edward Island, Canada

10 things you need to know about celebrating Prince Edward Island, Canada

Make a beeline for Canada's smallest province as it commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Charlottetown Conference in a series of major festivals.

Whale-watching season begins in Samana

Whale-watching season begins in Samana

The country’s whale-watching season is on the way. The annual pilgrimage of these marine mammals to the Bay of Samana, on the country’s northeast coast, attracts more than 40,000 tourists each year. Visitors take the 30-minute boat ride in order to get a first-hand look at the magnificent humpback whales. The whales usually stay in the warm waters until March.

Yukon: Trails worth exploring

Yukon: Trails worth exploring

In Yukon, you can hike over history, through a UNESCO heritage site jewel and even into an oxymoron... mountainous tundra. And you'll never forget the thrill. And this is no 9 to 5 experience. Under the midnight sun of summer, the lights are on almost 24 hours a day so there are things to do and see long after you've run out of the strength to do them.

Skiing in Whistler Blackcomb, British Columbia

Skiing in Whistler Blackcomb, British Columbia

Legendary Whistler Blackcomb is widely regarded as one of the top ski resorts in North America.

Ten of the best Hawaiian hotels

Ten of the best Hawaiian hotels

In honour of the much-anticipated release of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, hotel comparison website trivago.co.uk has compiled a list of its top ten Hawaiian hotels.

A tale of two biking systems: Bike-share versus Bike and Roll Rentals

A tale of two biking systems: Bike-share versus Bike and Roll Rentals

As bike-share systems continue to debut in cities across the United States, the dynamics of choice between bike-share and traditional bike rentals is more relevant.

New York State is America's epicurean king

New York State is America's epicurean king

New York State continues to be recognised as one of the best regions for fine dining, award-winning wine and creative cooking in the USA.

TV's John Craven to host Royal Clipper Caribbean cruise

TV's John Craven to host Royal Clipper Caribbean cruise

Popular Countryfile presenter John Craven, also known for his 17-year stint as the host of children’s programme Newsround, is to host a Caribbean cruise in January on Royal Clipper, flagship of the Star Clippers fleet of graceful tall ships.

Yukon Heritage & Culture

Yukon Heritage & Culture

Canada's Yukon may be home to twice as many moose than people, but the 35,000 enterprising and creative folks who live here are exceptionally talented.

Jasper puts one of its 'star' attractions in the spotlight with Dark Sky Festival

Jasper puts one of its 'star' attractions in the spotlight with Dark Sky Festival

You may not expect to discover some of the World's most sought-after nightlife in an untamed mountain town with a population of only 5000, but Jasper nightlife is nothing less than unique - we're talking about the nightlife of the stars!

Celebrate New Year's Eve in Key West

Celebrate New Year's Eve in Key West

Visitors to Key West, the Florida Keys island at the southernmost point of the continental USA, can welcome in 2014 at four offbeat, warm-weather celebrations this New Year’s Eve.