2014 SATW Lowell Thomas Award Winner

"Being Black in China" wins SATWF Award in Iceland.

Italian food you’re ordering wrong in Italy

It's like going to Philadelphia and ordering a "Philly cheese-steak" or asking for "French Fries" in Belgium. There are just certain things you shouldn't do when ordering Italian food in Italy.

The Italian Secret: Look Up

In this day and age, when our attention spans are short and our time for indulgence even shorter, I'm constantly reminded here that walking out of a room without looking up, is to miss a chance to live the moment to its fullest.

This time, it's a new-to-me destination. I'll spend most of my time in the Lombardy region (Hello Milan!) exploring the area's UNESCO World Heritage sites, intoxicating culture and delicious regional foods.

When we were named National Geographic Travelers of the Year in 2012 it was like being handed an Oscar by George Clooney. With this news it feels like George came back and asked to be BFFs.

Aeroplan Rewards: iFly Toronto

Heather and Cameron share (in words and video!) the family's day of high flying adventure inside the iFly Toronto experience.

Aha Moment in India – #Blogust

We are the same. All of us. Our desires. Our fears. We love our children. We worry for them. We want them safe at all times. And sometimes that desire to protect becomes so overwhelming that we forget that on the other side of the world there is a mother trying to do exactly the same with a completely opposite package of information or access.