The summer of 2020 is shaping up to be a year for local travel. Luckily for us, there are plenty of hidden gems in Canada within a couple of hours’ drive of most major centres, and the summer of 2020 is the perfect opportunity to discover them. Here are some suggestions for day trips from Canadian cities, wherever you happen to be!
Snowbirds have loved it for decades. It’s a destination where the sands are white, the ocean is blue and the temperature averages a comfortable 23 degrees from November to April. It’s St. Petersburg, Florida, much more than just a pretty beach destination.
Henk and I never seem to tire of visiting the southwestern United States; we’ve been there several times, and on each trip we discover something new and amazing. But although we have visited Arizona and toured much of the state, we hadn’t really spent much time in Phoenix. So we were thrilled when Visit Phoenix invited us down for a visit, as this gave us a chance to really explore the city, and put together a ‘grownup’ guide of things to do around Phoenix.