Landscapes here and throughout the country
Ever wonder about the James Bond Canadian connection? Didn't know he had one? It's right here, along with other Toronto and Canadian stories few people know.
From the waterboarding tactics at Kingston Pen in the 19th century to Sitting Bull's stay in Saskatchewan, read on and discover another side to a city, and a country, you already know and love.
I left in 2007 with my car, a laptop, a cellphone, a camera and camping gear and traveled from Toronto to Tofino along the Trans-Canada highway and many other roads, stopping along the way whenever something caught my attention. I explored other parts of Ontario and Quebec at various different times, then traveled around the Maritimes.
All articles (c) Dominique Millette, 2003-2008.
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Spyland at Eglinton and Yonge: The name's Bond. St. James-Bond
Paddling in the west end of the city: A kayak on the Humber
The swanky side of town: Dukes and Doctors of Rosedale
Portrait of an artist's sanctuary hugging the Bluffs: Watching out for dragons at the Guild Inn
A social history of the former Provincial Lunatic Asylum: The walls of 999 Queen Street West
The accidental neighbourhood: Pedestrian Sundays in Mirvish Village
Hot springs and Canada's only desert: Ainsworth to Osoyoos, B.C.
Cypress Hills: The Sitting Bull connection and the Gap Road to Alberta
A French cathedral town in the prairies: Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan
The African-Canadian legacy of Otterville, Ontario
Bikers and Port Dover go together like Friday and the 13th: a tradition continues
Wendat country and the islands of Georgian Bay: Champlain in Ontario – a Midland vacation
Alcatraz North: Kingston Penitentiary
The Chateau life and Papineau's legacy in Western Quebec: Mellow in Montebello
At the Eastern tip of Prince Edward Island: Jamming on a Souris winter afternoon
Hip-hop Candlemas and other tales: Acadian life on Prince Edward Island