By Leah Whitehead
Leah cut her teeth in broadcast journalism as a reporter with CTV News. She traded in her microphone for a pen and now works as a freelance writer and runs a marketing business with her husband. She’s written for Lonely Planet, CAA, AAA, Canadian Special Events and a variety of other tourism-based periodicals. You can find her corralling her three kids under 5, while balancing on one foot and doing the hokey-pokey in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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