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Best of Halifax, Nova Scotia
Canada, Food, Travel

Best of Halifax, Nova Scotia

After my two week WWOOFing adventure, I spent a week chilling in Halifax. This is going to be a short and pretty to-the-point post cause Halifax is a small city, but I thought it might be useful to compile a list of places worth visiting in Halifax in Nova Scotia, and […]

Samos Bakery (Beaubien), Montreal
Canada, Food, Montreal

Samos Bakery (Beaubien), Montreal

I was wandering around Le Petite-Patrie, which is a small neighbourhood in Montreal, when I stumbled upon this nondescript bakery at the corner of the street. Normally, I wouldn’t think twice about an old school bakery like this, but I remembered reading about their maple donuts so I stopped in […]

Alati Caserta (Little Italy), Montreal
Food, Montreal, Travel

Alati Caserta (Little Italy), Montreal

As Francophone as Montreal is, they do have their own suburbs for different countries… like Chinatown, and the focus of this post: Little Italy! Montreal’s Little Italy is rather non-descript, you might just walk through it without even realizing that you’re in Little Italy. Unlike Chinatown, you won’t be greeted […]

Uniquely Canada: BeaverTails
Canada, Food, Food Culture, Montreal, Travel

Uniquely Canada: BeaverTails

BeaverTails, despite their name, are not actually Beaver’s tails. They are whole-wheat pastries stretched to the shape of a beaver’s tails, hence the name. They have flavours ranging from Maple, Chocolate and Oreo to the traditional Cinnamon Sugar. When we visited a winter carnival in Quebec City, we spied yet another booth […]

Bread & Sons Bakery, Ottawa
Canada, Food, Ottawa, Travel

Bread & Sons Bakery, Ottawa

As I was roaming the streets of Ottawa yesterday, I chanced upon Bread & Sons Bakery and decided to step into the quaint hole-in-the-wall cafe bakery. It was close to 5pm so they didn’t have as many items on the shelf, but their rustic wooden shelves were still decked with […]