Family Fun Canada

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Family Fun Canada is an online publication providing family-focused travel features, destination pieces, lifestyle articles, as well as news and information about upcoming events and great attractions in Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatoon, Toronto and Halifax. Family Fun Canada is the go-to resource for Canadian parents looking for great things to do with their children in their hometown or on their travel adventures abroad.


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What Is Skiplagging and Why Is It a Bad Idea?

Posted on: July 20, 2023

What is skiplagging? Skiplagging is a money-saving hack popular with travel aficionados. Skiplagging might promise significant savings, but it comes with a catch – and it’s a big one! By booking flights with layovers and ditching the final leg of the journey, you might think you’re gaming the system, but
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European Travel Visa Waiver Soon Required for Canadians

Posted on: July 19, 2023

If you plan to travel to Europe next year, you need to read this important update for all Canadian travellers. There will be a new fee for Canadians visiting Europe starting in 2024. Last year, the EU unveiled the European Travel Information Authorization method (ETIAS), the EU’s new system for granting
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The Non Skiing Mom’s Guide to a Ski Vacation at Panorama Mountain Resort

Posted on: March 8, 2022

Originally Published March 8, 2019 I got to the bottom of the hill after my first run, took off my skis and walked back to the rental shop. Is everything alright, they asked? Yup, I replied, no issues with the gear, I’m just done. For the day? But you’ve only
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Swoop – Update on Canada’s Ultra-low-cost Airline

Posted on: June 9, 2021

Swoop, Canada’s leading ultra-low-cost carrier, released its expanded winter schedule on June 10, including increased non-stop domestic service and the re-introduction of flights to the United States, Mexico, and the Caribbean. Following a sustained pattern of new daily bookings on par with pre-pandemic levels, the airline also announced it will
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Aloha! Approved Pre-flight Testing for WestJet Passengers Going to Hawaii

Posted on: November 19, 2020

WestJet Airlines has partnered with both the State of Hawaii and DynaLIFE in Alberta to offer approved pre-flight testing for their guests travelling to Hawaii. WestJet ticketed travellers can book a pre-screen test and with a negative test result within 72 hours of departure,  can avoid the required 14-day quarantine
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Canada’s Luckiest Family Contest

Posted on: November 16, 2020

We’re all about family here at Family Fun Canada. We love exploring together, travelling together, finding opportunities to share both our back yard and the world with our kids. Just imagine what families could do if they didn’t have to worry about paying for the mortgage, groceries or post-secondary education?
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Reduced Capacity: Skiing and Snowboarding in a Time of COVID-19

Posted on: October 30, 2020

Lake Louise Ski Resort announced their earliest opening date ever for October 29th due to snowy conditions in the mountains which sees Canadians able to hit the slopes before we trick or treat. Seems appropriate for 2020. Regardless of opening dates, and before a flake of snow falls, all ski
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WestJet Offers FREE COVID-19 Travel Insurance

Posted on: September 11, 2020

If you thinking of planning a vacation to Mexico, the Caribbean and Europe including the U.K., you can now book with confidence. WestJet has partnered with TuGo® Travel Insurance to offer Canadians peace of mind that medical expenses and hospital costs due to COVID-19 will be covered. This additional insurance
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Another Groovy Hotel Zed Opens in Tofino

Posted on: August 27, 2020

We’ve been to the Victoria location and we’ve seen the Kelowna hotel, and now we can’t wait to visit the new Hotel Zed in Tofino! Please read the press release below all about the new Hotel Zed Tofino located at 1258 Pacific Rim Hwy, Tofino, BC: With a luxurious take
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Trolls World Tour Dance Party Edition {Giveaway!}

Posted on: July 7, 2020

The original Trolls movie was upbeat, whimsical and just plain fun to watch. Everyone fell in love with the main character, Poppy, because how could you not? Not only is she the Happiest Troll Alive, but she fights for what is right and is unapologetically true to herself. All of
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