Canada

Canada’s Deep South – Point Pelee

We recently took a drive from Toronto, Ontario to visit Canada’s Deep South – that is Point Pelee National Park. Point Pelee is that wedge of land that juts out into Lake Erie, and is the southernmost point in mainland Canada. It’s latitude is just below 42°—about the same as Rome, Barcelona, and northern California. […]

Montreal bagels

Sorry New York, Montreal has the Best Bagels

…and they’re here in Calgary. Tension was building as we made our way through Calgary’s Friday afternoon traffic. We didn’t have to say what we were both thinking, “Would we get there in time?” We’ve faced disappointment before when we arrived too late and the owner, Siva, told us ‘sorry bagels are sold out today’. Once […]