Un peu de France au Canada!

Quebec province on the eastern side of Canada is the biggest province in Canada and is also referred to as French Canada due to French being its official language. I spent a week here exploring the two biggest and most exciting cities, Montreal and Quebec City! First, Montreal, the main gateway to Quebec, with daily…

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Nova Scotia

My first trip to Canada! And I was extra lucky, I visited Nova Scotia – better known by the locals as “Our World by the Sea”. I flew on a charter airline that operates a non-stop service from Gatwick – handy, and extremely comfortable. Six-and-a-half hours later and we had arrived in Halifax. Halifax is…

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Winter Time in Quebec By Louise Williams

My feelings were a mix of nerves and excitement as I arrived at the Air Canada desk for my first trip to Canada. But as soon as I met up with my group of fellow travel agents, I relaxed and I knew we were going to have a lot of fun! In no time we…

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Air Transat to Canada …

I enjoyed a great visit at Gatwick to see an Air Transat A330-300 aircraft just before it was due to leave for Vancouver. The aircraft was modern and the cabins looked very sleek with its new mood lighting. Air Transat offer reasonably priced flights to Canada and have recently refurbished all its aircraft cabins. Choose…

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Snowy Adventures in Alberta by Gabriele Scholes

What a prospect! I love skiing, so I was very excited to be invited to try the Canadian slopes. We left from Gatwick, with Westjet. The no frills service in economy is ‘no frills’, but you can use your own tablet to access films and music via the Westjet App, for your inflight entertainment. Their…

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Winter Wonderland in Whistler

Up until last December, I had never flown with a scheduled airline, had never flown longer than four hours, and had never been skiing–but everything can change in an instant, as I found out when I was invited to spend a week in British Columbia, Canada. I flew Canadian Airlines from Heathrow, and, although there is…

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Getting Wet in Ontario

I was really looking forward to my first trip to Canada when I set off to catch my Air Transat flight, which very conveniently left from Gatwick direct to Toronto. After an excellent night’s sleep at the Comfort Suites, armed with our ‘Passport to Toronto Attractions’, we boarded the Gray Line Hop On-Hop Off sightseeing bus.…

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