Striving to be a one-stop beauty shop

Elanna Halisky of Rejuve! Health and Wellness talks about how innovative techniques, cutting-edge technology, and passionate, knowledgeable staff drive her business forward

Striving to be a one-stop beauty shopElanna Halisky is owner and operator at Rejuve! Health & Wellness. Tell me about Rejuve Health & Wellness. When you started it and what it does? Halisky: I started Rejuve back in 2003 in the heart of Kensington. Here at Rejuve, we offer a unique treatment for weight loss and detoxification called the Rejuve! system,…

Eats, eccentrics and relaxation in Calgary and Winnipeg tours

Indulge in the ancient at two Winnipeg attractions: a fascinating tour of the legislature or the relaxing Thermea Nordic Spa

Eats, eccentrics and relaxation in Calgary and Winnipeg toursInglewood isn’t just one of Calgary’s oldest and coolest neighbourhoods – designated one of the best in Canada in 2014 – it’s also the destination for a unique meet-a-maverick cultural food tour. Inglewood Edibles: Made by Mavericks, one of Calgary-based Alberta Food Tours’ many offerings, was recently designated a Canadian Signature Experience by Destination Canada.…

Holiday reading: Get lost in Lands of Lost Borders

Kate Harris’s book is a must for the travellers on your gift list; discovering Norway and Iceland; indulging in a wellness weekend

Holiday reading: Get lost in Lands of Lost BordersModern explorer Kate Harris’s story may not compel you to follow in the skinny tire tracks she left on an often-gruelling bicycle trip on the ancient Silk Road trading route. But one thing is for sure: She’ll leave you breathless with her beautiful writing about her 10,000-kilometre cycling odyssey through 10 countries in her book…

Get your vitamin D and do good in the Caribbean

Travel tips: Nordic baths in the Alberta Rockies, music and craft beer festivals for ski enthusiasts, and portable speakers for your next getaway

Get your vitamin D and do good in the CaribbeanBeginning with this column, noted travel writer Lisa Monforton will provide insider tips on new and popular travel destinations, hotel deals, gadget reviews, and unique and affordable experiences for Canadian travellers. If you're wondering how you might afford that surf-and-sand holiday in the sunny Caribbean, here's an idea to consider. In the wake of the…

A piece of heaven on Haro Strait

With its three outdoor mineral pools and sweeping views, the Oak Bay Beach Hotel’s Boathouse Spa & Baths sets a high bar

A piece of heaven on Haro Strait[slideshow_deploy id='75593']Hover over image to read caption Download this article on Haro Strait for your publication or website. FREE Terms and Conditions of use VICTORIA, BC Aug 25, 2015/ Troy Media/ - As I bike up to Oak Bay Beach Hotel, a deer is wandering out of the courtyard. The luxury boutique hotel is just a…