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    • things to do in Saskatoon

      Saskatoon Sep 27, 2016 at 8:56 PM

      Hi Fellow VTers,
      was hoping you could give me a few pointers. My family of 7(age from 2 to 90) will be visiting Sakatoon for a couple of days in oct(around 12th or 14th). Can you recommend a few places to visit ? especially any advice on scenic drives to see the fall colours etc. or even nice tourism sites.
      unfortunately only there for 3 days(we are doing an 8 day tour of saskatoon, regina and winnipeg in that order).
      thank you for your help in advance.

    • 2 week itinerary for Gaspesie tour

      Gaspé Sep 27, 2016 at 8:30 AM


      We are planning a visit to the Gaspesie region next summer - end of Aug/beginning of Sept. If we go in the beginning of September, will everything still be open? We will have our 2 year old son with us so we want to break up the driving into smaller chunks. We would also prefer to spend a few days in one place in Gaspe instead of moving from motel to motel. Can you please comment on this itinerary? Thanks!

      Day 1: Leave from Quebec City. Visit Kamouraska. Stopover for the night in Matane.

      Day 2: Visit Sainte-Anne-de-Monts. Arrive in Gaspé.

      Day 3: Stay in Gaspé. Hiking in Forillon National Park.

      Day 4: Stay in Gaspé. Visit Percé and Bonaventure Island. (Is one day enough time to visit the town of Percé and go out to Bonaventure Island or should I visit Percé one day and go out to Bonaventure Island on a second day?)

      Day 5: Stay in Gaspé. Whale watching (Where near Gaspé is good for whale watching?)

      Day 6: Stay in Gaspé. Beach (Which beaches are recommended?)

      Day 7: Stopover in Chaleur Bay (What is a good town to stay in Chaleur Bay that is about halfway to Rimouski with lodging, restaurants, and beaches? Carleton-sur-Mer or Bonventure?)

      Day 8: Stopover in Rimouski. Visit Bic National Park (Do I need a second day at Bic National Park?)

      Day 9: Arrive in Quebec City

      Day 10: Quebec City

      Day 11: Return home.

    • Birthday Sushi

      Vancouver Sep 29, 2016 at 2:00 PM

      I am looking for a good sushi place for my birthday dinner. Not too expensive, but definitely fresh and quality! And a good beer/wine selection, or cocktails.


    • things to do in Oct

      Regina Sep 27, 2016 at 8:56 PM

      Hi Fellow VTers,
      was hoping you could give me a few pointers. My family of 7(age from 2 to 90) will be visiting regina for a couple of days in oct(around 12th or 14th). Can you recommend a few places to visit ? especially any advice on scenic drives to see the fall colours etc. or even nice tourism sites.
      unfortunately only there for 3 days(we are doing an 8 day tour of saskatoon, regina and winnipeg in that order).
      thank you for your help in advance.

    • things to do

      Winnipeg Sep 27, 2016 at 8:55 PM

      Hi Fellow VTers,
      was hoping you could give me a few pointers. My family of 7(age from 2 to 90) will be visiting winnipeg for a couple of days in oct(around 12th or 14th). Can you recommend a few places to visit ? especially any advice on scenic drives to see the fall colours etc. or even nice tourism sites.

      unfortuantely only there for 3 days(we are doing an 8 day tour of saskatoon, regina and winnipeg in that order).

      thank you for your help in advance.

    • Cheap long term car rental

      Toronto Oct 3, 2016 at 8:39 AM

      Hi, i am an australian traveler here for 6 months. I have a international drivers permit and am looking to hire a car for the 4 months that i am here (buying a car is not an option). I am 21 years old with a full australian drivers license. Anyone have any idea what the cheapest company would be? The major ones like avis, enterprise and budget are way too expensive because of my age and many others simply dont have deals for 21 year olds.

      Thankyou for your time!

    • Europe and Eurasia

      Canada Oct 14, 2016 at 4:43 PM

      Hello, I have already booked tickets to Europe and Moscow for this winter. We will be flying from Vancouver, Canada to London and from there traveling around Europe and Eurasia. Our trip is from the 16th of December till the 3rd of January. Myself (an 18y/o French/English Canadian female) and my boyfriend (a 21y/o Japanese male) will be starting our trip in England. We will be in England from the 16th of December to the 18th when we will fly to Vienna and stay there till the 20th. We will take the train from Vienna to Budapest where we will meet up with my boyfriends family and stay with them till the 23rd. We are then going with his mother and sister to Rome where we will stay until 27th. We will then go to his Russia where his mother and sister reside. We will stay in Moscow until the 31st when my boyfriend and I will take an early flight to London where we will stay until the 3rd. The schedule is really tight so we were trying to narrow down what we should see. What are a few places that could be considered "must see" places? Are there any specific places that you would recommend for that time? We have a fairly broad range for interests so we normally enjoy most things. We enjoy different cultures, arts, museums, movies, sightseeing spots, historical spots, food, outdoor activities etc.

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      Settle in Edmonton

      Edmonton Oct 21, 2016 at 4:36 AM

      Hi, I'm from Myanmar. Me and my friend plan to move to Edmonton to work. I would like to get some advice about monthly income & costs. Is it ok to work part-time the whole day. The income from part-time is enough to cover up all the expenses. Is the part-time jobs are easy to get for an asian. I'll be waiting for the help. Sorry for my english.


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    • Transportation from airport to Delta Prince Edward Hotel

      Charlottetown Feb 5, 2016 at 9:24 PM

      I am a senior on a tight budget. Arriving on Feb 18, 2016 to PEI.
      Best option to get from airport to downtown hotel? Taxi? Public transit? Other? Cost?

      2 Answers Sep 30, 2016 at 5:18 AM
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      Driving tour

      Prince Edward Island Sep 14, 2015 at 6:31 AM

      We are coming on cruise ship and only have about 7 hours, I've rented a car and need suggestions of what we can see in that time, or what to avoid!

      7 Answers Sep 17, 2015 at 5:36 PM
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      Prices on PEI

      Cavendish May 25, 2015 at 8:03 AM

      What is the cost to visit the Green Gable House? Is there a tour that you would recommend? We are to be on our 30th Anniversary trip in 3 weeks. we only have 1 day to be on PEI. is there a B&B that you would recommend staying at?

      4 Answers May 25, 2015 at 10:39 AM
    • The Anne musicals

      Prince Edward Island Feb 22, 2015 at 11:47 AM

      Due to lack of time on the island I can probably only get to see one of the musicals. It is an Anne themed surprise holiday for my 17 year old daughter. Is it best to see Anne of Green Gables or Anne & Gilbert?


      1 Answer Mar 15, 2015 at 8:34 PM
    • Trying to get to PEI by train

      Prince Edward Island National Park Jul 9, 2014 at 10:34 AM

      Would like to go to PEI by train from Montreal, there are 2 routes with viaRail, i would like to know which is the better route through Moncton or Halifax?

      By better, i mean sceneray, ease of getting to Souris PEI and travel length.

      Thank you very much!

      5 Answers Jul 10, 2014 at 7:24 AM
    • 'Must see' natural places on PEI

      Prince Edward Island Jul 5, 2014 at 9:55 AM

      What are the 3 best natural places in PEI?

      1 Answer Jul 8, 2014 at 1:15 PM
    • Getting around PEI and golf courses

      Charlottetown Jun 14, 2014 at 9:01 AM

      I was wondering if there are any shuttle buses from Charlottetown to any of the golf courses on the island please?

      Also we will be staying in Fitzroy street Charlottetown and was wondering if there is a main tour of the island that encompasses most of the island?

      Can you also advise if the Anne of Green Gables show is currently on and if so where is it help please?



    • Visiting Charlette town

      Charlottetown Jun 2, 2014 at 1:11 PM

      We are coming into Charlettetown on a cruise and will be only one day in port.

      What is the best way to get an overview of the city?

      3 Answers Jun 10, 2014 at 12:25 PM
    • place for 4 days

      Prince Edward Island May 31, 2014 at 8:25 AM

      Anyone have recommendations for place to stay for 4 days on pei? want to bike, hike, eat good food, have a waters view. 2 couples going. would love a nice cottage in a good location.


    • best beach in pei

      Charlottetown May 5, 2014 at 8:04 AM

      Hello VT friends,
      I am travelling to East Coast Canada for a 10 day trip with a family of 7. The age ranging from 21-65. We are staying in Charlottetown on May 25 2014 before we head off to Pleasant Bay, Nova Scotia. We are planning to go to a beach on May 25/2014 but would like to know what else we can do. I would like to know the following things:

      1) what's the best beach to visit where it is permitted to do a bbq? I heard if we go to southern beach it will be warmer- is that true since we are going end of May?
      2) we already booked a Cow's Creamary factory tour for May 26 2014 before we leave for Nova Scotia- any other tours we can book ?
      3) are there any Waterfront /Boardwalk/Wharf type area where can walk around in the afternoon?
      4)anythings else we can do - after our beach and bbq
      5) any must see driving route ??


      4 Answers May 20, 2014 at 10:20 AM
    • local traditions in pei

      Prince Edward Island Feb 11, 2014 at 5:50 PM

      what are some of the local traditions in pei?

      2 Answers May 28, 2014 at 5:52 AM
    • Public transportation from Wood Islands ferry terminal to Charlottetown

      Prince Edward Island Sep 1, 2013 at 10:18 AM

      Do public buses meet arriving ferries from NS to Wood Islands, PEI?

      6 Answers Sep 1, 2013 at 8:19 PM
    • Activities

      Charlottetown Aug 18, 2013 at 5:47 AM

      what to do in Charlottetown today for a 1 and 5 year old?

      1 Answer Aug 18, 2013 at 12:06 PM
    • Ferry/Bridge

      Prince Edward Island Jul 30, 2013 at 6:14 PM

      Planning on driving through New Brunswick across the Confederation Bridge to PEI and then taking the ferry from Wood Island to Caribou Nova Scotia. A little confused on the charges, as the bridge info says they charge when you leave PEI (which I wouldn't be) and the ferry info says they charge a round trip fare (regardless of whether or not you go both ways by ferry?)


      1 Answer Jul 30, 2013 at 7:36 PM
    • Where to stay?

      Prince Edward Island Jul 25, 2013 at 7:28 AM

      We'll be staying in PEI for 4 days. We're wondering if we should stay all 4 days in one spot (e.g. Charlottetown) or 2 days in one location and 2 days in another. Any recommendations?


      3 Answers Feb 11, 2014 at 7:40 PM
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      Bike Touring on PEI Mid June 2013

      Prince Edward Island Feb 11, 2013 at 6:59 PM

      I am planning on cycle touring trip (mix of camping and hotels) for mid June. I have been hearing not all attractions/restaurants/etc are open then. Is that correct ? Also, any suggestions whether we head to West side or east? I know we can't do all. We plan on riding 5 or 6 days, 40-50 miles/day (to allow sightseeing). I have info on the Confederation Trail and we might use that for some riding but like the coastal areas.

      We could go later in summer, my reasoning for June was to avoid some of the crowds and issues with trying to find accommodations.

      We would be arriving via car and leaving car near Gateway village.
      Any challenges with wind ? or possibly best bet for riding?

      any feedback/suggestions would be appreciated! thanks

      2 Answers Feb 12, 2013 at 9:10 PM
    • Bird Watching on Prince Edward Island, Canada

      Prince Edward Island Feb 8, 2013 at 11:37 AM

      My wife and I usually vacation in northern Maine in August and September. We are bird watchers and were told that there is wonderful birding on PEI. Does anyone have any knowledge about this? It would seem to me that most of any birds there would be on their southern migration by that time. Thanks much, ajarel

      1 Answer Feb 11, 2013 at 2:03 PM
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      Royal Caribbean Tender Port at PEI

      Prince Edward Island Aug 9, 2012 at 10:22 AM

      Hello everyone:
      Does anyone know the location where Royal Caribbean Cruise ships terder their passegers at PEI? I am trying to locate the closest car rental company to the tender locaton. Hope is within walking distance. Also wonder wether there are tours. Would do that instead of driving.

      2 Answers Aug 9, 2012 at 12:46 PM
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      Wood Islands Ferry.

      Prince Edward Island Jul 9, 2011 at 12:02 AM

      Strangely Google Maps doesn't seem to recognize the ferry terminal at Woods Island nor can I find from the ferry site the travelling time to Nova Scotia, I think the destination is Caribou. Does anyone know this info? Also entering PEI across the Confederation Bridge can we pay at a toll booth on the bridge approaches one way?

      11 Answers Feb 11, 2014 at 7:41 PM
    • Why do some Canadian homes have a 5 point star decorating their home?

      Charlottetown Jun 5, 2011 at 7:15 AM

      Just got back from a New England/Canada cruise and while touring the countryside I noticed that a few homes had a 5 point star on the front of their house. Maybe 10% of the homes had this star, so it might just be a decoration, or it might have some meaning....does anybody know for sure?

      1 Answer Jun 5, 2011 at 5:46 PM
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      Getting on and getting off PEI

      Prince Edward Island Feb 6, 2011 at 2:30 PM

      From down here in Australia I need some advice on the best way to enter PEI and leave.We are touring by car and will be leaving St. Martins NB Sun 02 October to stay in the Summerside area of PEI for 3 nights. We then need to be in Antigonish NS on Friday 07 October. I have heard there is a ferry service at the eastern end of PEI which goes to Nova Scotia. Any suggestions and websites ALSO what is the temp and weather like then?

      27 Answers Mar 9, 2011 at 9:39 PM

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    • Woodleigh Minitures

      Prince Edward Island Aug 28, 2010 at 5:42 PM

      I hear that Woodleigh Park has gone into bankruptcy, is this true? What is going to happen with it? I think that this park is well worth saving. It needs to be re-furbished qand advertised more. After I saw it about 15 yrs. ago, I told everyone who was heading to Prince Edward Island it was a MUST see...and manyI know travelled there just to see that. You have a gem there that no other place in Canada has! I cannot see why you do not pounce on it...tourists love it and more would if they knew about it. I went through all of the PEI brochures at two different years, and never did I see it mentioned ONCE! You have more treasures than Anne of Green Gables...and that wears thin after awhile.

    • The cost of a Ferrie

      Prince Edward Island Aug 18, 2010 at 10:49 PM

      What would the cost of putting your car on ferrie with 4 adults Going there and back ?

      3 Answers Nov 16, 2010 at 6:33 PM
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      PEI road trip stop

      Prince Edward Island Jul 26, 2010 at 7:37 PM

      My girlfriend and I are taking a little road trip and PEI is going to one of our stops. Wondering if there is anything that is a MUST see out there. This is my first road trip and first time being in the maritimes. Im getting very excited for the adventure that lies ahead in mid august!

      Thanks for taking the time to answer my question.

      3 Answers Jul 29, 2010 at 7:10 AM
    • Traveling in May with 2 children

      Prince Edward Island Apr 22, 2010 at 6:17 PM

      Hi, we plan on visiting pei in middle of may with 2 children, age 3 and 5. Any thing to do this time of year??? best place to stay???

      1 Answer Apr 25, 2010 at 11:18 AM
    • Country Festival on Prince Edward Island

      Prince Edward Island Mar 15, 2010 at 6:20 PM

      Is it true that Taylor Swift is performing on Prince Edward Island this summer2010?

      1 Answer Mar 15, 2010 at 7:19 PM
    • camping

      Prince Edward Island Jul 1, 2009 at 1:11 PM

      What are the best campgrounds in pei that are close to a beach.

      4 Answers Feb 9, 2010 at 5:40 PM
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      Clarion Collection Cavendish Gateway Resort---any reviews

      Prince Edward Island Sep 2, 2008 at 8:08 PM

      We have booked this Clarion Hotel for 2 nights end of Sept.We are getting bad reviews from travelers.Does anyone know about this place or have any suggestions for alternate lodging in P.E.I--it doesn't need to be in the same area--we wish to explore the Island for 3 days.

    • mother of two

      Prince Edward Island May 31, 2008 at 12:47 PM

      We vacationed in Nova Scotia last July and couldn't swim in the most beautiful beach because of purple jellyfish. If and when is the jellyfish season on PEI We are staying in Sury in mid July.

      2 Answers Jun 9, 2008 at 3:46 PM