42 of the Best Places to Stay in Canada {with Reviews}

Summer, in all its beautiful glory, has finally arrived!  Back in snowy, cold January, oh how I longed for these long, lazy days of summer. As well as a time for relaxing, summer is also a popular time for vacations. When we travel, be it by car or plane, we rarely fly by the seat of our pants, so to speak. I like to be organized, okay, okay...I can hear you all laughing...I’m a bit over the top with the organization, but at least I know it and I’m willing to admit it, unlike some people I … [Read more...]

Video Room Tour of the Holiday Inn Express, Bedford, N.S. {Part 2 of 2}

I recently went on a fun little road trip to Halifax with my sisters. In an earlier post, Room Tour ~ Holiday Inn Express & Suites in Bedford, N.S. {Part 1 of 2}, I gave you details of our room, as well as, a brief overview of the hotel Today, I thought it would be fun to share with you a video I took of our room and to also go into a little more detail on the amenities offered by the hotel. Hotel Amenities: Internet -  Standard Internet service is free for all guests … [Read more...]

Room Tour ~ Holiday Inn Express & Suites in Bedford, N.S. {Part 1 of 2}

I am so lucky to have best friends that are also my sisters. We all live within a twenty-minute drive of each other and we try to get together as often as possible.  Sometimes it's just for coffee and a chat but at least a couple of times a year we like to take a little "girl's trip". Often it's just a day trip, maybe to a nearby beach or national park. Occasionally, we'll go on a week-long "girls" camping trip. Sometimes we'll rent a cottage. From time to time we'll also head out on a little … [Read more...]

Amsterdam Inn & Suites Quispamsis, N.B. ~ Hotel Room Tour

I'm not sure why, but for some reason, when I thought of the Amsterdam Inn chain, I had a pre-conceived notion that they were just OK, nothing special.  Boy, was I wrong! My daughter recently stayed at the Amsterdam Inn & Suites in Quispamsis, N.B..  She was thrilled with her room and found the staff friendly and very helpful. The  Amsterdam Inn in Quispamsis is located at 114 Millennium Dr., just off Highway # 1 at Exit 141 in Quispamsis, New Brunswick, CANADA. Nearby attractions … [Read more...]