#EscapeAndDiscover Road Trip: Niagara-on-the-Lake & Niagara Falls

A good road trip starts with two necessities: a solid plan and the anticipation of fun. One destination that has endless opportunities is the Niagara region, boasting exceptional views and excitement for all ages, whether you’re looking at the Falls itself or coasting through the fields of wine country. Niagara Falls and Niagara-on-the-Lake is only […]

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25 Ultimate Travel Tips for Last Minute Getaways

People live and breathe by their schedules. “If it’s not in my calendar, it doesn’t exist”. This logic easily applies to short term planning, but when it comes to planning months or years in advance, we start to ease up a bit. These days, planning further ahead is harder than ever before. One reason is […]

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Road Trip: Taking the New Ford F-150 Limited Into the Countryside

In terms of summer vacationing, this summer most Canadians can agree on one thing: travelling to the US may not be in the travel plans. The Canadian dollar is at an unfortunate low, and as most analysts are identifying Canadians as hesitant of heading south of the border, we look elsewhere to more economically friendly destinations. As such, short of travelling to another country, many Ontarians are heading for the rural parts of the province, which has been a staple choice for cottage owners and Airbnb renters for quite some time.

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Huffington Post: Trump International Hotel and Tower Review

Madaline recently had the pleasure of staying at the Trump International Hotel and Tower. Her review was published on the Huffington Post. It isn’t every day that you see a television screen turn on in the middle of your bathroom mirror, but then again it isn’t every day that you stand in the luxurious hotel […]

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The High Tech Canadian Road Trip in the 2015 Acura RLX

Has Acura built the ultimate high tech road trip vehicle? It took driving 3500 kilometers to decide the answer to this one… Yes. Yes, it is. July was pretty haywire. Career transitions. Priority re-assessment. Psychotic neighbours. It was relieving to reach the finality of spring and the step forward into summer’s sunshine. As life’s demands […]

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Mardan Palace in Antalya, Turkey

On the verdant, green shores of Antalya, beautifully positioned to overlook Turkey’s Mediterranean coast, a palatial hotel was built in the spirit of the grand Ottoman Sultans. Crafted for the contemporary international elite, the luxurious Mardan Palace in Lara is a chic resort which redefines the standards of Turkish hospitality. Through its innovative design features, […]

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Grand Wailea Resort in Maui, Hawaii

Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, is the ultimate destination for a fabulous Hawaii vacation, perfect for families, spa goers, honeymooners, golfers and active vacationers. Situated on 40 acres of lush, tropical Hawaiian gardens, Grand Wailea opens onto Maui’s beautiful Wailea Beach, voted one of the best beaches in America, with elegant and newly-renovated accommodations, […]

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Wiesergut Boutique Hotel in Saalbach-Hinterglemm, Austria

Located directly on the ski slopes of Saalbach-Hinterglemm and framed by age-old mountains, a white four-story house rises above an ensemble of minimal, modern buildings with floor-to-ceiling windows. Josef (Sepp) and Martina Kröll have transformed a 14th-century family estate into a modern retreat that exudes organic warmth and comfort. A sanctuary of light, nature, and […]

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Blue Palace Hotel in Crete, Greece

Blue Palace, Resort and Spa is a place of rediscovery. A member of the Condé Nast Traveler Gold List 2013, this luxury resort with exceptional charm, architecture and style, is the perfect hideaway to experience island luxury accommodations, authentic cuisine and the breathtaking beauty of a Greek island. Crete is a magical place. Spend a […]

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Meet the Partners Behind the Modern Escape

The Modern Escape is an incredible new travel editorial that highlights the most intriguing hotels and destinations around the globe. Led by Toronto social rockstar duo Madaline Zannes and Reggie Ramone, The Modern Escape allows you to join in the experience as they explore and review the most lush accommodations. Madaline Zannes has experienced a […]

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