Travel Answers
Northwest Territories

change location

Did you mean?

Try your search again
    Advanced Editor View Guidelines

    Be the First to Answer

    • Papim2's Profile Photo

      Never been

      Quebec Mar 25, 2014 at 3:16 PM

      Going for 10 days, either June. Or September ...all feed back as usual always helpful

      more
    • lodge accommodation

      Magaguadavic Lake Apr 13, 2014 at 3:43 PM

      Is the Gut-A-Moose lodge cabin available to rent for a weekend off-season by a non-owner Anglophone South teacher. If so, who would I contact?

      more
    • Accommodations

      Pelee Island Apr 11, 2014 at 10:36 AM

      My boyfriend and I are planning to stay on Pelee Island for a weekend in May. What type of accommodation would you suggest ... one of the inns/motels or a cottage (we aren't really B & B people). If you have any recommendations that would be ideal for a couple, I would appreciate hearing from you.

      Thank you!

      Cin

      more
    • Propane in the yukon and alaska?

      Yukon Territory Apr 9, 2014 at 11:16 PM

      We are looking at buying a camper to travel Yukon and Alaska for summer. the camper is on propane gas. does anyone know how many places that are to fill up propane?

      more
    • Buses from Buffalo Airport to Toronto Downtown after 10 pm

      Toronto Apr 6, 2014 at 10:44 AM

      Hi,
      My flight will land Buffalo airport at 9.45 PM. And I need to come to Toronto downtown from Buffalo airport. The last greyhound bus from Buffalo to toronto is at 9.30 pm. And next bus is 3 am next day.

      Cab you guys please suggest me what are the other cheapest option to come to toronto after landing buffalo at 9.45 pm?

      Thanks in advance.

      more
    • calgary trains

      Calgary Apr 8, 2014 at 3:30 PM

      how much fare does it cost if I ride from Marlborough station to chinook station?

      more
    • Suggestions on itineary in the Western province/Gros Morne national park

      Province of Newfoundland and Labrador Apr 3, 2014 at 1:13 PM

      Hi there,

      I will be spending 6 days in the western province, mainly to visit Gros Morne National Park. I believe 6 days will be more than enough and was wondering if there are sites worthwhile driving to or visiting outside of the park (i.e. driving north)? Any input would much be appreciated!

      more
    • Car rental in newfoundland for 10 days

      Province of Newfoundland and Labrador Apr 3, 2014 at 1:06 PM

      Hi there,

      I am travelling with my boyfriend to Newfoundland in mid June for for 10 days. We will be spending 4 days in St Johns and then flying to Deer Lake to hit the western side of the provide for the last 6 days. I've called a few car rental dealers for quotes and it seems that it can get quite pricey especially if requesting for unlimited milege. They quoted me $550 for 10 days, not yet including insurance. I was wondering if any one out there knows of a budget car rental dealer and whether unlimited milege is even required given that I will be flying from the eastern side of the province into the western side. Any advice/feedback would much be appreciated.

      Thanks so much!

      more
    • Vancouver on a ship

      Vancouver Apr 3, 2014 at 11:11 AM

      Where is the Cruise Terminal in Vancouver?

      more
    • ebehenna's Profile Photo

      Halifax city busses

      Halifax Mar 29, 2014 at 11:45 AM

      Am looking to take city bus from Scotia Square Terminal to Lord Nelson Hotel in near future. How would I go about it? And thanks.

      more
    • Jack5750's Profile Photo

      YYZ - AHU - KUL

      Toronto Mar 20, 2014 at 3:02 PM

      Hi guys, how are all doing? Well I have a quick question as this is my first time flying in 14 yrs. I am going to Kuala Lumpur from Toronto. I am flying with Etihad Airways and it stops at Abu Dubai for 6 hrs.. Do I have to clear customs, and pick up my luggages when I land? What is the procedure in Dubai since the stop over is for 6 hrs? I appreciate all your help and as much answers would be helpful. Thank you all and have a nice day.

      more
    • How to plan a week's vacatiion to cover Vancouver, Seattle and Whistler.

      Vancouver Apr 9, 2014 at 8:45 PM

      We are a family of four (boy 19 and girl 14) and will be flying from Calgary to Vancouver for a week only and would like to visit Vancouver, Seattle and Whistler. How many days in Seattle would you recommend? what about Whistler, over night stay or two nights? I was not sure if we should go straight to Seattle from Vancouver on day we arrive from Calgary. This will be our first Vancouver visit. Three years ago, we drove from Calgary to Victoria, so we want to avoid Victoria this time. Any recommendations for sightseeing in Vancouver that we can do in three or four days?

      Thanks
      Raza

      more
    • Probability/cost of a sublet/condo Jan-March?

      Whistler Apr 3, 2014 at 7:44 PM

      Looking to do a half season from around New Years to the end of March. Anyone know the typical availability of mid-term accommodation during the peak time of the year? Won't have a car so walking/bussing is necessary. Would love to be in village but if it is significant savings to be a little further out that's okay. How much will a room in a 3-BR typically run me? What about a 1-BR? Or is this very hard to do?

      Price range is $800-$1300

      Thanks

      more
    • Papim2's Profile Photo

      Old city Quebec city

      Quebec Mar 25, 2014 at 5:24 PM

      Going for 10 days either June or September when is better. Going to rent from vrbo.. Is car needed...best things to do and see..... Looking for some help.... We are experienced travelers....love to go to out towns and places.

      more
    • Jasper Itinerary

      Jasper National Park Mar 25, 2014 at 2:01 AM

      I'm celebrating the big 60 - so I want to make this day special towards the end of June

      Planned itinerary: Hotel is in Patricia Ave Jasper

      Early trip on Parkfields Iceway - first trip out! continue to Maligine Canyon - Google puts this round trip as 56 minutes - then approx. 2 hours for Parkfields Iceway

      Then head in the opposite direction to Moose Lake, Berg Lake - OK I accept we have to come back into Jasper first as Moose Lake is in exactly the opposite direction. Google maps puts this at 54 minute drive

      We tend to leave the hotel at about 8am, arrive back by 8pm having eaten and head straight to bed - case of seeing as much as we can - we adjust itineraries on the day as some places are too far. I might be 60 but I'm super charged and have been know to wear my sons out with our previous sightseeing!!

      Evening meal: yes I want something nice but restaurant prices seem horribly expensive - could possibly take in lunch instead - thinking of Downstream Restaurant or Jasper Brewing Company - both seem to have reasonably priced food with a fairly decent selection. We can't afford to go too much upmarket as we're on a budget.

      Plan to do Lake Louise Lake Bow and others from Canmore

      Hoping someone can make my big 60 special! Thanks

      more
    • Parking options

      Quebec Mar 24, 2014 at 2:08 AM

      I've booked a hotel on Grande-Allee Est and although the website said there was parking, I later found that some people said it was limited and their cars got boxed in. It costs $13.25 per day. Can anyone suggest a better place to park near the Avenue de Salaberry? Thanks very much. Cathy

      more
    • Herbal Medicine/Ibuprofen

      Canada Mar 23, 2014 at 3:53 PM

      I have a condition that requires intermittent use of the herb Valerian in capsule form and Ibuprofen tablets in low doses. Is it against the law to bring these in to Canada for personal use and are they available from a local pharmacy/drug store. I shall be visiting both Canada & USA in one trip hence 2 postings of same wording

      Many thanks

      more
    • Club Soda in safe area? (St Laurent/St Catherine St area)

      Montreal Mar 21, 2014 at 8:04 AM

      Hi,

      I'm thinking of going to a concert at Club Soda when I visit Montreal in the fall, is this venue in a safe area to be walking at night? It's near Saint-Laurent Boul & St Catherine Street, I heard this area mentioned as a bit of a red-light district in some of the warnings. I'm planning on staying about a 10-15 minutes walk from the club, is there any direction from this club that is better/worse to be walking through late at night?

      Thanks, G

       

      more
    • Place to stay

      Province of New Brunswick Mar 19, 2014 at 10:35 AM

      We are traveling to the Shediac/Cocagne area this summer and are looking for a great place to stay, can you help with a couple of suggestions. We prefer a cottage or a house
      thanks
      Kim

      more
    • lodge accommodation

      Magaguadavic Lake Apr 13, 2014 at 3:57 PM

      Is it possible for a non-lodge, Anglophone South teacher to rent a Gut-A-Moose cabin for a weekend during the off-season? If so, who would I contact, and how?

      more
    • Best time for wildflowers

      Banff National Park Apr 9, 2014 at 5:49 AM

      Our summer/fall is open. What's the best time for wildflowers in Canadian Rockies and best time for clear skies? I realize the latter is very unpredictable!

      more
    • DanB80's Profile Photo

      car rental

      Vancouver Island Apr 8, 2014 at 6:12 PM

      Do I need to reserve a car in advance or are the deals better if I wait until I arrive?

      more
    • Hot Springs

      Jasper National Park Apr 4, 2014 at 2:03 AM

      Given that there are 3 hot springs within the par - Banff Hot springs, Radium & Miette which is the best - we could do either of them - more interested in the scenic views. We will be there 22 June until 1st July - will it be warm enough outside in a swimsuit?

      Any other addition advice for a newbie visiting Canada for the first time much appreciated. Driving from Canmore through to Jasper on the Canadian Trans high way and looking forward to it. Trying to sort out fuel stations en route - any recommendations please?

      Many thanks

      more
    • ebehenna's Profile Photo

      City busses

      Halifax Mar 29, 2014 at 12:16 PM

      Pomerol, where do I pick up "Bus 14" in Scotia Square? Will be dropped off there by Metro X bus from airport. Thanks.

      more
    • Student season pass?

      Whistler Mar 28, 2014 at 7:00 PM

      Do you just need to submit verification of full time student status at the beginning of the season when you buy the student season pass? Or do you have to periodically prove student status?

      more
    • 123alan's Profile Photo

      Northern lights

      Yellowknife Jan 27, 2014 at 8:24 PM

      I'm heading up to Yellowknife next month, what's the best way to see the northern lights? Has anybody had a tour with becks kennels company?

      4 Answers Jan 28, 2014 at 11:17 PM
    • leigh767's Profile Photo

      Trip booked! How to best survive the extreme cold in Yellowknife?

      Yellowknife Dec 17, 2013 at 7:06 PM

      Hi all, I'm heading to Yellowknife in early March for the northern lights and will be spending hours outdoors as I plan to be photographing heavily and doing time lapse photography as well. I know temperatures will drop to about -30C (-22F) at night and the last time I was in that sort of cold, it was outright painful.

      Would like to be better prepared for this big trip. Does anyone have tips on what to pack? The VT Yellowknife's What To Pack Section has only one tip ("pack a fishing rod") so I'm hoping to get more insights from anyone who's been there/lives there.

      I know parks are a must - and I'm planning to rent one when I get there since I live in the tropics so there's no point buying one. Does anyone know what the rental price range is like? And any other packing tips will be GREATLY appreciated. Right now my plan is very under-developed. I just know that boots, parkas, and heat packs for the hands/feet are a must. Anything else?

      5 Answers Jan 15, 2014 at 6:44 AM
    • glenn57's Profile Photo

      hiking in NWT

      Northwest Territories Dec 23, 2012 at 11:30 AM

      I'll be in NWT next summer, and want to do some hiking. I am looking for hikes with spectacular scenery. Any recommendations ? I am interested in day hikes and multiday hikes, and even hikes where I will need to join a tour.

    • I'm planning to run the Yellowknife Marathon in August 2011 and...

      Yellowknife Jun 9, 2011 at 9:46 AM

      I need some advice. I've always wanted to take a trip up there, and I love running marathons (I'm making a vacation out of this, running Yellowknife's marathon one week and Edmonton's race a week or so later). Now, I've conquered Vancouver, Toronto, Chicago, Minneapolis; expensive cities, all on a budget! I've never travelled to a remote location that is expensive to get to, and might not have the selection of budget hostels (not dumps!). I don't really see much in Yellowknife; if you're familiar with the city, are there backpacker hostels or places like the 'Y' where someone like myself could stay at for a couple days? Just from looking at the map I'd like to be near YK Centre so I don't need to depend on a car while I'm there.

      Any advice would be appreciated! Thanks!

      1 Answer Jun 9, 2011 at 1:26 PM
    • Dolliy's Profile Photo

      nadi to suva

      Fiji Island Mar 29, 2011 at 11:24 PM

      How can I go to Suva from Nadi? How about viti levu, Mamanuca and Rakiraki ?

      3 Answers Mar 30, 2011 at 8:01 PM
    • Traveling to Lac de Gras

      Lac de Gras Nov 6, 2010 at 4:00 PM

      I want to travel to Lac de Gras with my 3 year old siberian husky this coming December/January via ice road. Where is the nearest place/city/town
      to rent/lease necessary/suitable vehicle to travel on the ice road?
      AND, if my husky and I some how manage to reach Lac de Gras, will I be
      able to purchase uncut diamonds at discount? My husky needs a new collar.

    • Polar Parkas & Fabrics

      Yellowknife Jan 13, 2010 at 3:22 PM

      I am trying to reach this store which is in Yellowknife ... does anyone know if they have an online website, phone numbers ... any help appreciated. Lois

      1 Answer Jan 13, 2010 at 4:29 PM
    • Website? for Polar Parkas

      Yellowknife Oct 30, 2009 at 9:31 AM

      Is there a website for Polar Parkas in Yellowknife. Do they accept mail orders? I can't find anything with a Google search but they have been recommended to me by an Inuit friend. Thanks.

      3 Answers Jan 13, 2010 at 4:31 PM
    • Northwest territory driving

      Northwest Territories Oct 28, 2009 at 7:18 PM

      Driving tips Seattle to Glacier N P to Banff to Vancouver

      2 Answers Nov 1, 2009 at 3:14 AM
    • Fiji - where to go??

      Fiji Island Mar 8, 2008 at 9:04 AM

      Hi im going to Fiji in June and planning to spend one night in Nadi on arrival then go to an Island.?? which one??

      Im there for 8 nights with 3 other people.
      I have been looking around and fancy going to Mamanuca Islands.

      Does anyone please know if it would be worth basing overselves at Manu Island and going on day trips to the smaller ones around it??

      OR

      Which Island is best to go on and travel to ones around it??

      OR

      Which Islands within Mamanuca are definites to go to??

      Would be very grateful for replies, thank you!!

      Katie xx

      2 Answers Mar 9, 2008 at 11:53 PM
    • Accomodations

      Yellowknife Nov 1, 2007 at 8:25 AM

      I'm looking for affordable accomodations in Yellowknife for November 16th to 18th for 3 people. We will all be in town for a wedding. Are there hostel type/ homes that rent rooms etc like a B&B. We could use 1 or 2 rooms.

      Thanks

      1 Answer Nov 10, 2007 at 7:27 PM
    • Things to Do in Yellowknife, N.W.T.

      Yellowknife Oct 13, 2007 at 4:56 PM

      My question is there is a couple of broomball teams coming to Yellowknife on Nov. 7 till the 11th for Western Canadian Broomball Championship and if time permits we would like a list of things to possible see,watch or purchase and the price to obtain each service. Like the Diawk Diamond Mines Inc. and have the chance to purchase. Gold mine, watching the Aroura (not sure on spelling), good sports bars, restaurants and night clubs. If you can provide me some information, would be greatly appreciated. You can send it to me directly at lvogt@accesscomm.ca.
      Thanks Liz.

      1 Answer Oct 13, 2007 at 7:21 PM
    • What to do in Yellowknife?

      Yellowknife Jul 12, 2007 at 8:45 AM

      We will be flying up to Yellowknife to go fishing. We would like to spend a few days in Yellowknife. What is there to do and see? What do you recommend?

      Thanking you in advance.

    • War11x's Profile Photo

      ***** What to do in Fiji *****

      Fiji Island Apr 26, 2007 at 8:11 PM

      My wife and i are about to take a long awaited holiday to the Sheraton Fiji Resort naturally in Fiji , looking over the internet for things to do is proving a little frustrating to say the least we are hoping for some advice from people that have been their on what to do/see our stay will be 8 nights ,

      any advice or directions would be appreciated

      Regards

      W & K Smith

      4 Answers Apr 27, 2007 at 4:22 PM
    • Accessible in winter?

      Yellowknife Aug 12, 2006 at 4:40 PM

      Is the city of Yellowknifr, NT accessible in the winter by road? Is the road plowed? Please answers soon.

      1 Answer Aug 12, 2006 at 7:05 PM
    • camping and fishing for seniors

      Yellowknife Aug 10, 2006 at 8:35 AM

      Hi,

      Is our Canada Old Age Security Card valid in your province for a fishing licence, and could you send us information on camping and discounts? Any other information would be appreciated as well.
      Thanks

    • ice road

      Northwest Territories Mar 12, 2006 at 10:42 AM

      Any information wellcome for going to Tuktoyaktuk March 2007 or 2008 from e.g. Whitehorse or Dawson City by:

      -truck (passenger). Contact to truck-companies willing to do that.
      -guided tour
      -rented car (with at least a second person and a satellite-phone...)

      Thanks

    • Things to do in Yellowknife

      Yellowknife Feb 3, 2006 at 1:20 PM

      Spending three days in Yellowknife this June 11th thru the 13th. Any suggestions on things to do in the town?

      1 Answer Feb 3, 2006 at 8:47 PM
    • Driving Edmonton to Yellowknife

      Yellowknife Feb 3, 2006 at 1:19 PM

      Has anyone driven from Edmonton to Yellowknife on the Mackenzie Highway and could give me details of what to expect on the ride??

      2 Answers Feb 5, 2006 at 9:57 AM
    • Want to know!

      Inuvik Mar 22, 2005 at 9:03 AM

      I may be moving to inuvik for a job. I am wanting to know:
      1. Is a bus (transit) system there?
      2. How many Hair Salons are there in town?
      3. Is is safe to live in a trailer?

      3 Answers Mar 28, 2005 at 12:49 PM
    • KaiserA1's Profile Photo

      travel from philippines to fiji island

      Fiji Island Oct 7, 2004 at 4:23 AM

      I am searching for some information on how long it would take to travel from NAIA airport, Manila Philippines to Fiji Island. And also the fare rate of the said travel.

      1 Answer Oct 9, 2004 at 8:40 AM
    • Who goes there?

      Lac de Gras Sep 3, 2003 at 12:59 AM

      Are anyone except employees of the mines allowed at Lac de Gras? Does anyone 'just visit'?

      1 Answer Dec 17, 2004 at 1:39 PM