Leah was the brand specialist for travel at Today’s Parent for six years and prior to that she oversaw travel content at FASHION. She has special interests in family travel, luxury tourism and beauty/wellness getaways. She doesn’t ski and considers camping an affront. To everything
Motels have gone from grunge to glam. Here are our picks for a fun and escapist road trip through Ontario.
One of the storied grand dames of Toronto hotels has finally taken off her facelift bandages.
When April Brown and Sarah Sklash, co-owners of hip Prince Edward County motel The June, were hunting for the perfect spot for their second location, they fell in love with Sauble Beach.
Head off the fairway to find the
hidden gems of Myrtle Beach
The Finger Lakes region is in New York State, about three-and-a-half hours from Toronto. It boasts a lot of lakes (11, officially) and they look like fingers. This vineyard- and nature-rich region comprises 14 counties, but many visitors coming from the GTA will cross the border at Niagara Falls and plant their flag in the city of Rochester first.
The city best known as theme park central also has a surprisingly offbeat side, where the locals let loose, cocktails are served in snow cones, and the ghosts speak (if you’re lucky).
If you’re one of those sad souls who have been gazing longingly at other people’s summer vacation Instagram posts while chained to your desk there’s still hope for you.
The ultimate guide to saving time, money, and your sanity at the Happiest Place on Earth.
Will a new romance survive the dastardly rigours of the first vacation?
Just over two hours away from Toronto, this once-sleepy foodie and wine-lovers region has morphed into a summer hipster-family central.
First, she takes Manhattan…
Deputy editor Leah Rumack chills at a boutique all-inclusive resort that puts its smallest guests first.
The latest in pampered pregnancies? A last adults-only getaway before diapers and breastfeeding take centre stage.
You simply have to accept that it’s become That Special Time of Life—Cruise Ship Time.
Deputy editor Leah Rumack takes her family to Disney for the first time—and it doesn’t suck!
There’s tons of fun reasons for families to travel to Vancouver.
Indie boutiques thrive in the borough.
Deputy editor Leah Rumack and her family relax like the locals in the land of Anne of Green Gables.
There’s always something new in the Theme Park Capital of the World.