101 Best Things to Do in Montreal | The Ultimate Bucket List

101 things to do in Montreal | The Atlas Heart

The best things to do in Montreal! These are the places to eat, visit, and local experiences to have around my favorite city in Canada. What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Montreal? Is it poutine? Francophone culture? Maybe cold weather? The aspect that I love about Montreal is […]

The Best Time to Visit Montreal (And What to do Based on the Season)

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Whether you’re more of a summer or winter person, Montreal has something for everyone no matter what season it is. This is the best time to visit Montreal depending on what you want to experience in the city. Whether it’s your first time to Montreal and you want to take in all the sights, or […]

The Ultimate Guide for Where to Stay in Toronto for Every Budget

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Where to stay in Toronto! The ultimate guide to the best neighborhoods, top attractions, and accommodation options for any budget. Toronto is one of Canada’s biggest metropolitan areas. It is the capital city of Ontario and home to nearly three million people. Over 43 million visit Toronto annually. Where to stay in Toronto all depends […]

The Ultimate Guide for Where to Stay in Vancouver for Every Budget

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Where to stay in Vancouver! The ultimate guide to Vancouver’s best neighborhoods, top attractions, and accommodation options no matter your budget. Vancouver is one of the main cultural hubs in Canada with people from all over the world calling Van City home. It is the biggest metropolitan city in Western Canada. Because of its size […]

The Ultimate Guide for Where to Stay in Montreal for Every Budget

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Where to stay in Montreal! A guide to the best neighborhoods, things to do, and accommodation options no matter what your budget is. It’s easy to get lost in the vast mixture of cultures in Montreal. With a a French-infused way of life, Montreal has a European flavor while remaining true to its Canadian heritage. […]

The Best Christmas Vacation Ideas for 2019

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The best Christmas vacation ideas around the world! From the US to South America and Europe, these are my top picks for holiday travel destinations to explore. If you dislike Christmas, you may want to pass on this post because it’s all kinds of gooey hot chocolate goodness and holiday fun. I’m here to tell […]

2018, A Year of Finding Home

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After spending so much of 2017 on my own, I made it a plan in 2018 to build up more of a community in my life again. I did this in two ways: Finding a home base so I didn’t have to live out of a backpack anymore. Planning my trips based on which friends […]

6 Local Things to do in Calgary in the Summer

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A few local things to do in Calgary in the summer to show you why it’s still one of the most underrated cities in Canada. The Atlas Heart is a place to find the best local experiences in cool cities around the world, and to throw out misconceptions we might have about other cultures. With […]

A Guide to the Best Victoria Breweries & Brewpubs

A Guide to the Best Victoria Breweries in BC, Canada

A guide to the best Victoria breweries and brewpubs in BC, Canada, so you can spend more time drinking good beer and less time researching. I didn’t have much in the way of expectations for Victoria breweries and the craft beer scene as a whole in Victoria, BC. If I’m being honest, I’d only heard […]

Facing Fear Head-On: Whitewater Rafting in Golden, BC

Whitewater Rafting in Golden BC with Wet N' Wild - Canada Adventure Travel

I’ve had a habit of facing my fears and getting (mostly) over them in the past decade. I’ve had a habit of getting out of my comfort zone and not allowing myself to think the worst until after I do something. The one fear that I can’t seem to kick, however, is the sheer terror I […]