Posts by: Lisa Jackson

Church of Nativity in Bethlehem

What It’s REALLY Like to Visit Bethlehem at Christmas

Aside from the North Pole, the “little town of Bethlehem” is probably the most Christmas-y place on earth. The birthplace of Jesus Christ is only a bus or taxi ride away from the Old City of Jerusalem within the West Bank. But before making the journey, there are some essential things to know. Here’s how to visit Bethlehem during the Christmas season. Continue Reading →

Best Northern Ontario Provincial Parks

The Best Northern Ontario Provincial Parks to Visit This Year

Thanks to the global pandemic, Ontario Parks are swarming with stir-crazy Canucks dying to reconnect with nature. Campsites are booked solid. There are line-ups to get into line-ups at the front gate, with folks waiting hours to get in. Sometimes, the day passes sell out before noon. It’s bonkers! So, why not venture away from the … Continue Reading →