Sailing in Alaska

Grizzly bear cubs in Kodiak.

Sailers in Alaska learn to quickly to gusts and lulls, and to carry pepper spray when going ashore.

The best place to watch grizzly bears

Grizzly bear watching.

At the confluence of two streams, one glacial green, the other silver grey, it's salmon carnage.

Top 6 Alaskan wilderness lodges

Residents at Brooks Lodge are given a briefing in what to do if they encounter a bear.

Cosy, remote bases from which to explore vast forests and superb wildlife.

Living on the edge

FEELING BRAVE: Edgewalk Toronto is a test for those with a fear of heights.

I know that, in theory, it is perfectly safe to do Edgewalk Toronto.

Try Niagara without the Viagra

Canada, Ontario, Niagara Falls, the Maid of the Mist at the bottom of Canadian falls

Niagara-on-the-Lake offers a welcome contrast to the glitz surrounding the famous falls, just down the road.

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