The server set down the dishes in front of each of us, the lucky 12 souls who managed to get a seat at the chef’s table at Bangkok’s illustrious Gaggan. The dish was number 17 of the tasting menu’s ambitious 25, and it looked like a miniature grilled sandwich. Which is what it was, and at the same time, wasn’t.
Nothing is quite as it seems when you are dining at Gaggan, named the best restaurant in Asia for the fourth time this year and recently awarded two Michelin stars. Dinner here is a pa...
Get the Most from Your Minimum Wage Increase: 4 Smart Ways to Spend (and Save) Your Pay Raise Like a Boss
Now that the minimum wage increase has been in effect for a couple of months in many provinces, many Canadians are seeing a bump in their pay. For instance, on January 1, Ontario’s minimum wage rose by $2.40 an hour, boosting the minimum wage from $11.60 to $14.00. That's a huge jump that adds up to more than $5,000 per year for a full-time worker! So how to put that extra money to work?
The advent of wind tunnels, such as the two operated by iFLY Toronto in Oakville and Whitby, means that anyone who wants the adrenaline rush of flying without going higher than a storey or two can experience it on a regular basis – no experience required.
BauBax 2.0 Travel Jacket
What do you do when your travel jacket is the most popular travel item ever funded on Kickstarter? Apparently, you do it all over again, but this time, you add another 10 features to the 15 that made it famous in the first place.
As anyone who's dragged around a broken suitcase knows, luggage was long overdue for an update, and a rush of new brands have modernized this key piece of travel gear.
All of them address typical luggage pain points by using lightweight, ultra-strong materials for the shells, and wheels that won't jam or snap off. But what truly makes this new luggage "smart" are its next-level technological features. Tracking technology via a smartphone apps ensure you'll never lose your bag again, built-in,...
Truly one of the world's great boutique hotels, we can only hope for a second act closer to home.
Boomers are steering river ships to more active itineraries.
A Safari to Where the Wild Things Are: Mingle with elephants, lions and gorillas for as little as $300 a day
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We all want to leave legacies, to our children, our families, and if possible, to the wider world. As a musician, Gord Downie had already left a remarkable one with his much-loved band, The Tragically Hip, before his death on Oct. 17.