Travel news: Inspiration from Langdon Hall, the latest route to the north, and more summer vacation ideas


Area flavour

Landing on cabinets April 5 is “Langdon Corridor: A Cookbook,” serving up new thoughts from a single of Ontario’s favorite region home hotels. The Relais & Châteaux residence is tucked in a patch of Carolinian forest in Cambridge, where by the menu rewards from just-plucked produce from the vegetable back garden, honey from the hotel’s possess bees, and wild edibles foraged from the woodlands. Be expecting additional than 80 exquisite, seasonally attuned recipes from executive chef Jason Bangerter — and inspiration to book your next continue to be below, way too.

New route

Appear summer season, the Arctic will be a little less difficult for Torontonians to attain: Canadian North, a wholly Inuit-owned airline, has declared plans to start non-end support involving Toronto (Pearson) and Iqaluit. The a few-hour flights will work two times weekly from June 3 to Sept. 30 and are envisioned to be a boon to Nunavut’s tourism sector.

Coming shortly

Adhering to a pandemic pause, the CAT will return in time for the summer season travel season: the significant-speed ferry connects Yarmouth, N.S., to the resort city of Bar Harbor, Maine. The latter is a gateway to the well-liked Acadia National Park, a 47,000-acre playground for hikers, bikers and campers, recognized for its granite-domed mountains and rugged coastlines. Ferry crossings acquire about 3.5 several hours and will start out Could 19 automobiles, together with RVs, are permitted on board.

Canadians can reach Acadia National Park via the Yarmouth-to-Bar-Harbor ferry, set to return in May.

Bienvenue à Bordeaux

Named 1 of two European Capitals of Good Tourism for 2022, Bordeaux, France, has very a couple good reasons for travellers to visit this 12 months. Quit by Les Bassins des Lumières, a previous Planet War II submarine base turned electronic artwork centre, to capture the immersive exhibition “Venice, La Serenissima” (on right until Jan. 2, 2023), or look at out La Cité du Vin for “Picasso, the Effervescence of Shapes” (April 15 to Aug. 28), a wine-themed retrospective. People who would relatively check out by the glass can show up at Bordeaux Fête le Vin (June 23 to 26), the well-known riverside wine pageant/path.

Bordeaux, France, is one of two European Capitals of Smart Tourism for 2022.

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