Category: Travel

There is the love of food, and then there is A LOVE FOR FOOD! There aren’t many things in life for which I would wake up at midnight, but for outstanding food, I will always make the exception! Just like Cinderella at the stroke of midnight, I placed my reservation at the highly coveted Pied […]

What a great time of year it is, especially if you enjoy diverse activities and taking in the sights, sounds and flavours of Montreal, Quebec. To kick start the summer, I had the pleasure of covering the world famous Montreal International Jazz Festival thanks to Montreal Tourism and to the festival’s coordinators. Working alongside Modern Mississauga Media, I took in various […]

Montreal is getting excited as it prepares for its huge 375th anniversary and myself, The Food Tease in collaboration with Modern Mississauga Media have worked together to inform you of some of Montreal’s anniversary highlights. Of course, we’ve also included some amazing eateries to dine at while visiting Montreal. On May 17, 1642, a small colony called Ville-Marie […]

Where else can you drink the world’s only one-of-a-kind tomato wine, and venture into a true bootlegger bar with hidden chambers and concealed bars then be whisked away in a jaw-dropping helicopter ride to the top of a mountain to enjoy a postcard scenery? The answer my food and travel loving friends, is the beautiful Charlevoix region. Charlevoix should […]

Being an Ottawa native, I am thrilled to have the opportunity to not only talk about my hometown, but also share with you some of the great events that are lined up for the Nation’s Capital. My article, Enjoying Ottawa in 2017 featured in Modern Mississauga, highlights the amazing attractions and activities that locals and tourists can take part in […]

I never thought I would have the opportunity to indulge in traditional Austrian cuisine while the majestic Alp mountains stand guard in front of me. Something out of the movies, truly stunning! My trip to Austria brought me to the wonderful city of Salzburg. Birthplace of Mozart, home to stunning gardens and fortresses and of course incredible cuisine. Salzburg was the picturesque city for […]

First class dining in award-winning establishments, endless activities to enjoy in the beautiful sun and a majestic tapestry of cultures woven into one state…Welcome to Florida! For those of us that live in Canada, the harsh reality that winter is upon us is something that we can all do without. To complain about sand in […]

Dia de los Muertos, also known as The Day of the Dead had been something I was drawn to the moment I heard its name. As macabre as it sounded, there was something about the annual celebration that drew me in and I was not alone, as thousands of visitors each year take part in […]

Vienna, Vienna, Vienna! Just saying the word calls to mind images of imperial palaces, baroque architecture and decadent feasts! With only 72 hours in Austria’s capital, this food and culture lover made the most of this amazing sensory overload that this vibrant primary city had to offer!

With snow still on the ground and ice slowly melting, I wouldn’t have thought of exposing myself to the cold wind blowing off the St. Lawrence River for a getaway retreat. However, I was wrong. Indulgence and pampering were in the cards for me as I enjoyed the beautiful 1000 Islands Harbor Hotel located on the St. Lawrence River in […]