Articles Tagged ‘Montreal’

If Lufthansa Wasn’t Great Before, Now it Has Oktoberfest Themed Flights. Horray!

If Lufthansa Wasn’t Great Before, Now it Has Oktoberfest Themed Flights. Horray! August 25, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
We’ll go ahead and say Lufthansa flights usually rock. But now, they are going to rock even harder. Well, at least for a little while. Maybe you can’t make it all the way to Germany for (one of) the thing(s) the country is most known for – Oktoberfest – but starting in September...

Get Around in Style – Great Metro Maps of the World

Get Around in Style – Great Metro Maps of the World August 5, 2010 | Around the World, Featured | Read More
Although it’ll definitely mark you as a tourist, there’s something about physically opening up a map that makes you feel like an explorer. A new city, drawn in easy-to-understand lines and colors, spreads out in front of you; it’s all there, if you care to find it. Nothing evokes this...

Canada Scraps Space Food Program, Launches Jerky Instead

Canada Scraps Space Food Program, Launches Jerky Instead July 20, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
Space food is routinely understood to be healthy, giving you nutrients you need to survive in an economic and efficient manner. Space food is what happens when you marry technology and eating, – space food needs to be appropriate for zero-gravity, and a s a result, it’s not the cheapest...

Strong Turbulence Results In Broken Bones On United Flight

Strong Turbulence Results In Broken Bones On United Flight May 28, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
We all know it, yet it never makes it easier to deal with when it actually does happen. The seat belt sign flashes on, and the captain’s nonchalant voice comes on the intercom to warn passengers – the plane will soon be entering an area of potential turbulence, and would we please fasten...

Where in the World Are the 16 Top Party Cities?

Where in the World Are the 16 Top Party Cities? May 3, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
Earlier this year, Huffington Post came up with a photo essay and survey to determine the world’s top party cities, drawing on similar lists from Lonely Planet and Forbes.  There’s no consensus world’s best party city as 16 cities made at least one of the three lists, an elite six...

Take a Mini ‘Moon: Five Romantic Cities for Staycation Honeymoons

Take a Mini ‘Moon: Five Romantic Cities for Staycation Honeymoons April 7, 2010 | Romantic, Top 5/10 Lists | Read More
It’s almost that time again; the start of wedding season is fast approaching and newlyweds have commenced honeymoon planning! Like most, you’ve planned your dream wedding and the pocketbook is a wee bit lighter than you had initially hoped. Have no fear – you can have that romantic getaway...

Get Canucked: Canadian Cuisine from LA to London

Get Canucked: Canadian Cuisine from LA to London January 4, 2010 | Canada, Food Lovers | Read More
As NileGuide’s in-office Canuck, I’m often asked what makes something Canadian, food-wise. While some may assume that Canadian munchies are inherently cold and polite, or that “Canadian Cuisine” is an oxymoron, 2010 may prove to be the year of the Great White Nosh. What is Canadian Cuisine? Think...