Jumping in the New Year in Copenhagen

 When researching the best spot to spend New Years Eve in Europe, I was centered around flying a Norwegian Air flight for budget purposes, yet spent weeks researching what city to eventually travel to for big celebrations. Low and behold? Copenhagen was the winner! Copenhagen has a number of unique events to celebrate the new year, […]

Quebec’s Traditional Meat Pie: Tourtière

Tourtière, traditionally enjoyed around the Christmas and New Year holidays, is a savory, spiced meat pie enveloped in a flaky puff pastry crust. Customarily filled with minced pork and seasoned with holiday spices such as clove, cinnamon and nutmeg, the tourtière has origins in the province of Quebec that can be traced back to as […]

Montreal’s Village des Neiges, 2012

From January 6th to March 31st, 2012, in Montreal’s Parc Jean-Drapeau, you will have the exclusive opportunity to visit a replica of the great City of Montreal entirely made out of ice and snow. This distinctive concept includes an Ice Hotel offering 15 standard rooms and 10 prestige suites, igloos, a heated glass igloo, a […]

NYC: Celebrating Cinco de Mayo

It’s that time of the year again, Cinco de Mayo, the 5th of May, a day commemorating the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla. Today, Cinco de Mayo has largely evolved into a celebration of Mexican culture and heritage throughout the United States. To help prepare for your celebration, whether […]

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