Canada

Where to Celebrate Canada Day & US Independence Day in 2016

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With Canada Day (July 1st) and US Independence Day (July 4th) fast approaching, it’s time to take a look at the biggest and best celebrations taking place in 2016 to mark the birthdays of these…

Where to Visit in October

Where to Visit in October

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As we slip further into fall and the season loses the last of its warm summer glow, many people put away their vacation plans and prepare to hibernate. But the fact is, if you’re free…

Vimy Ridge

Insights from Frequent Flyers Yves & Cathy Bousquet

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Returning to the fold on an annual basis, Yves and Cathy Bousquet are some of Insight Vacation’s many frequent flyers. Married for 37 years with three daughters, Yves has worked as a teacher and school…

Canada Unlocked: An Interview with Travelling Concierge Andrea Dionne

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Andrea Dionne, AKA “Happy Feather”, hails from Quebec and has been a Travelling Concierge for 29 years. The talented multilinguist is a huge fan of anthropology and it shows: the first thing she likes to…

The Calgary Stampede: An Insider’s Guide

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The freebooting days of the Wild West may have occupied a relatively short slice of American and Canadian history, but it’s also a period that both nations identify with on a massive scale. A testament…

Budapest

10 Incredible Heritage Hotels

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Blessed with a character only the passage of time can bestow, heritage hotels are invariably bastions of superlative taste. Each has its individual charms, from the grande dames of Europe to the peach-colored palaces of…

Lisbon

Where to Visit in May

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May means different things for the two hemispheres. In the northern half, spring melts into summer, and in the southern, autumn, with all its virtues, gets into full swing. The Far East has its own…