Author Archive | Lesley Green

10 Destinations Where You Can’t Beat the Eats

Let your inner-foodie guide you on where your travels take you next. For the love of food, book your flight, pack your bags and get ready to whet your appetite with Lonely Planet’s “definitive foodie bucket-list”. Unabashedly called, Ultimate Eats, the list is a smorgasbord of food experiences to suit every traveller’s taste. “Whether it's ... Continue Reading

How to Be a Responsible Tourist

How to Be a Responsible Tourist

Travel tips to help you be the best tourist you can be when you’re in someone else’s home country. Tourism is a massive industry. According to the UN, 1.3 billion tourists travel internationally each year and the tourism sector represents one in 10 jobs globally as a result. Tourism is also expected to grow 3 ... Continue Reading

Scenic Drives Worth the Flight

Scenic Drives Worth the Flight

Is the open road calling you? These scenic routes are not only worth the drive but the flight to get there too. Road trips are the quintessential family vacation, but they don’t always have to be within driving distance from where you live. Sometimes a road trip requires a flight first. These scenic drives are ... Continue Reading

Ontario Cancels Electric Vehicle Incentive Programs

Ontario Cancels Electric Vehicle Incentive Programs

Buying a plug-in vehicle just got a whole lot more expensive. Incentives for buying a battery electric vehicle (BEV) or plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) are no more. The incentives, which ranged in value from $5,000 to $14,000 depending on the vehicle purchased, were cancelled by Ontario’s new government on July 11, 2018. Also, cancelled ... Continue Reading

#ParkingFails Caught on Camera

#ParkingFails Caught on Camera

I admit it. Parking is not what I excel at and it turns out, I’m not the only one who struggles with it. A few months back, I came across this picture-perfect parking job near the Kanetix.ca offices. We’re located in downtown Toronto where parking is at a premium—pun intended—and I thought my colleagues would ... Continue Reading