Weekend Getaway Essentials Kit Giveaway {$170 Value}

weekend getaway

Enjoying the summer and taking advantage of the sunshine? We have been enjoying lots of mini weekends away with the family. Staycations are lots of fun and just enough to help you relax and recharge without it having to be a big vacation. Just around Vancouver there are so many hidden gems that are all within driving distance. Love it!

Where are you planning to go on your next getaway? Be prepared for your next relaxing weekend getaway with our latest giveaway. We are teaming up with Stayfree and giving away a “Weekend Getaway Essentials Kit” to one lucky Canadian reader.

The kit includes the following

  • 1 package of Stayfree pads
  • 1 package of Carefree liners
  • 1 journal
  • a cosmetics bag
  • a travel organizer
  • a backpack
  • a water bottle
  • and a $25 pre-paid Visa gift card

 (total value of $170.00.)
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Win it: Enter to win a Weekend Getaway Essentials Kit ($170 value) via Rafflecopter below. Giveaway open to Canadian readers only. Good luck all!

Disclosure: This post has been sponsored by Stayfree, however all views and opinions here are my own.

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215 responses to “Weekend Getaway Essentials Kit Giveaway {$170 Value}”

  1. Jeannie — August 11, 2015 @ 10:44 am (#)

    I love heading up to Whistler from Vancouver! It’s a great place to allow the kids to enjoy the outdoors and it’s a nice little getaway which isnt’ too far from home.

  2. Elizabeth Nicholson — August 11, 2015 @ 10:44 am (#)

    The beach at Pamnure Island PEI

  3. Danielle Miller — August 11, 2015 @ 10:49 am (#)

    Awesome getaway kit! Hmm… where to use it?!

  4. ivy pluchinsky — August 11, 2015 @ 10:49 am (#)

    we live really close to the beach, and tons of different lakes so that would be my favorite place

  5. shannon grochowski — August 11, 2015 @ 10:50 am (#)

    Our family loves Golden Ears, water, mountains and forest all the things that recharge me and the family!

  6. Amy Lauren — August 11, 2015 @ 10:53 am (#)

    We like to go to the mountains of NC.

  7. Melanie Johnson — August 11, 2015 @ 11:11 am (#)

    I would love this kit. We go to our friends two hours away for a getaway.

  8. Debbie S — August 11, 2015 @ 11:13 am (#)

    Harrison Lake is the best place ever!!

  9. kristen visser — August 11, 2015 @ 11:37 am (#)

    our favorite spot is the beach and Collingwood

  10. Doreen Lamoureux — August 11, 2015 @ 11:38 am (#)

    We love the Couple Resort. It is quite the drive but so worth it.

  11. Juliee Fitze — August 11, 2015 @ 11:44 am (#)

    Favorite spot is my Aunt’s cottage to spend the weekend.

  12. Barb W — August 11, 2015 @ 11:58 am (#)

    Whistler!

  13. Gemma — August 11, 2015 @ 11:59 am (#)

    The Lake!!!

  14. LILLIAN BROWN — August 11, 2015 @ 12:00 pm (#)

    favourite spot is The Quarterdeck Villas a 2 hour drive away

  15. Pam — August 11, 2015 @ 12:19 pm (#)

    I love driving up to North Bay.

  16. mrdisco — August 11, 2015 @ 12:26 pm (#)

    Wasaga Beach!

  17. Amy C — August 11, 2015 @ 12:32 pm (#)

    We live very close to a provincial park. The kids can go swimming, we can go boating, canoeing, play miniature golf, camping,

  18. Laurent L — August 11, 2015 @ 12:36 pm (#)

    My family’s cottage.

  19. elaing8 — August 11, 2015 @ 12:53 pm (#)

    A friend’s cottage a couple hours away.

  20. Tricia Cooper — August 11, 2015 @ 12:54 pm (#)

    My favourite vacation spot close to my city (driving distance) is either Toronto or Niagara Falls — they are both about 1 hour away!

  21. Judy Cowan — August 11, 2015 @ 1:05 pm (#)

    For me that would be Niagara Falls, Ontario.

  22. Tina F — August 11, 2015 @ 1:07 pm (#)

    Niagara Falls is the best place all of us find to have a vacation at. Its so beautiful and lots to see and do around there

  23. Debra Guillen — August 11, 2015 @ 1:18 pm (#)

    We like to go to Lake of the Ozarks

  24. John C — August 11, 2015 @ 1:34 pm (#)

    Niagara Falls

  25. Tracy D — August 11, 2015 @ 1:42 pm (#)

    We love going to PEI!

  26. Brandee H — August 11, 2015 @ 1:45 pm (#)

    I love to head home to the Kawarthas on a weekend. We can spend time on the water. Enjoy the beach and the slow pace of cottage life.

  27. Lindsay T — August 11, 2015 @ 2:10 pm (#)

    We love heading to the cottage, or for a day trip Cobourg Beach.

  28. Christina Ferguson — August 11, 2015 @ 2:34 pm (#)

    My favorite getaway closest to our home is the capital of our province. Victoria is a beautiful city with a wonderful small town feeling to it.

  29. Vesper Meikle — August 11, 2015 @ 2:35 pm (#)

    We don’t have to drive to it – we live next to the ocean and the woods are only a 10 minute walk away

  30. Glogirl — August 11, 2015 @ 2:45 pm (#)

    My favourite vacation spot would be Sauble Beach!

  31. Debbie Bashford — August 11, 2015 @ 4:24 pm (#)

    Sandbanks Provincial Park

  32. Jonnie — August 11, 2015 @ 4:51 pm (#)

    You can’t beat Jasper National Park

  33. Jenness M — August 11, 2015 @ 4:52 pm (#)

    My familys lakefront cabin in a lovely provincial park in MB.

  34. Janet M — August 11, 2015 @ 5:11 pm (#)

    Bayswater Beach

  35. Karla Sceviour — August 11, 2015 @ 5:32 pm (#)

    We love to go to Kona Beach,NL

  36. Melinda L. — August 11, 2015 @ 5:35 pm (#)

    Muskoka!

  37. ginette4 — August 11, 2015 @ 5:36 pm (#)

    Our favourite vacation spot is Niagara On The Lake

  38. Janice Wong — August 11, 2015 @ 5:37 pm (#)

    Montreal!

  39. Brenda Penton — August 11, 2015 @ 5:39 pm (#)

    Black Bank Beach in St. George’s, NL

  40. Chris WrayW — August 11, 2015 @ 5:40 pm (#)

    Love to go to Great Wolf Lodge in Niagara Falls!

  41. Carin Harris — August 11, 2015 @ 5:53 pm (#)

    I really enjoy Kingston, Ontario. 2 hours east and lots to discover.

  42. Holly MacRitchie — August 11, 2015 @ 6:03 pm (#)

    Niagra Falls is my favourite close by spot

  43. Shelley N — August 11, 2015 @ 6:09 pm (#)

    I love going to Port Stanley -an amazing beach and great shops

  44. Tara — August 11, 2015 @ 6:13 pm (#)

    We like heading to the Pinery provincial park.

  45. Maegan Morin — August 11, 2015 @ 6:27 pm (#)

    I literally live in a small town in the middle of nowhere so we have to travel a long ways to get anywhere. We do like going to Edmonton though for a weekend.

  46. Sherry K — August 11, 2015 @ 6:35 pm (#)

    I love Montreal.

  47. Jolie — August 11, 2015 @ 6:51 pm (#)

    Love Niagara Falls.

  48. Stephanie LaPlante — August 11, 2015 @ 6:58 pm (#)

    I absolutely love Niagara Falls

  49. loriag — August 11, 2015 @ 7:04 pm (#)

    A lake called Bakers Narrows is my fav vacation spot close to us.

  50. Zoey Jiru — August 11, 2015 @ 7:04 pm (#)

    It’s is pretty far, but Niagara Falls for us.

  51. Jennifer Manganelli — August 11, 2015 @ 7:09 pm (#)

    Blue Mountain in Collingwood

  52. Belinda McNabb — August 11, 2015 @ 7:29 pm (#)

    We like heading down to grand forks for a weekend every once in a while

  53. Sara Lima — August 11, 2015 @ 7:29 pm (#)

    Probably the Okanagan. It’s a driiive (about 6 hours), but man- amazing wineries, lakes, camping sites, it’s just outstanding. And, while it is HOT, it’s also DRY. So, you are never uncomfortable!!

  54. Robyn Bellefleur — August 11, 2015 @ 7:33 pm (#)

    I love going to Niagara Falls.

  55. Melissa Greco — August 11, 2015 @ 7:56 pm (#)

    Niagara falls is beautiful and only an hour away from me

  56. Erika R. — August 11, 2015 @ 8:19 pm (#)

    Definitely the Rocky Mountains – short drive from Calgary!

  57. Marlene Meyers — August 11, 2015 @ 8:29 pm (#)

    Collingwood, skiing in the winter, biking boating hiking in summer

  58. Sunshine H — August 11, 2015 @ 9:39 pm (#)

    I hope a ferry is ok too, we have family on Vancouver Island and sometimes it’s nice to go visit them from VAncouver.

  59. Jenn — August 11, 2015 @ 9:50 pm (#)

    The Okanagan!

  60. andrea amy — August 11, 2015 @ 10:43 pm (#)

    Banff 🙂

  61. Karrie — August 12, 2015 @ 12:17 am (#)

    Orlando FL

  62. Mandy — August 12, 2015 @ 1:52 am (#)

    Our favorite is wine tasting in the Okanagan; Naramata and Penticton especially.

  63. KellyPC — August 12, 2015 @ 4:02 am (#)

    The family cottage in the Kawarthas!

  64. Chris MacDonald — August 12, 2015 @ 5:23 am (#)

    My favourite vacations spot close by is Wasaga Beach

  65. lori b — August 12, 2015 @ 5:27 am (#)

    i love Seattle

  66. Carol Denny — August 12, 2015 @ 5:37 am (#)

    The family cottage. Its 1 1/2 hour drive.

  67. tanyab79 — August 12, 2015 @ 5:42 am (#)

    Bass lake is the place I like the most within driving distance.

  68. Victoria Ess — August 12, 2015 @ 6:30 am (#)

    I love going to Collingwood, ON

  69. Jason — August 12, 2015 @ 7:58 am (#)

    White Point is the best place in my area. It is about 90 minutes from my City. Just a lovely spot on the Ocean.

  70. Maureen — August 12, 2015 @ 9:55 am (#)

    Door County Wisconsin.

  71. Anu Chopra — August 12, 2015 @ 10:21 am (#)

    Niagara Falls is not too far from Mississauga and we love going there whenever we get the chance!

  72. aketch — August 12, 2015 @ 10:22 am (#)

    We cottage on beautiful Georgian Bay, Lake Huron!

  73. Julie Bickham — August 12, 2015 @ 10:44 am (#)

    It would be Cape Cod. It is so beautiful.

  74. angela m — August 12, 2015 @ 10:53 am (#)

    We love going to Cavendish PEI

  75. Susan Patterson — August 12, 2015 @ 12:53 pm (#)

    We go to our lake at Lac Ste. Anne to our cabin which is one hour away!

  76. Rick Roussel — August 12, 2015 @ 1:02 pm (#)

    In the Summer it’s got to be Jacksons Point

  77. Alison Braidwood — August 12, 2015 @ 1:22 pm (#)

    I like going to Sault Ste Marie Michigan, for the cross-border shopping (and the pretty town of course :0)

  78. Rosanne Robinson — August 12, 2015 @ 1:27 pm (#)

    We’re about an hour drive away from Niagara-on-the-lake & Niagara Falls and it’s beautiful there.

  79. Jennifer D — August 12, 2015 @ 2:13 pm (#)

    I love to go to Niagara Falls! We get a nice room, eat good food and relax!

  80. Julia — August 12, 2015 @ 2:53 pm (#)

    Prince Edward County. Wine and beaches!

  81. Dayna Wilson — August 12, 2015 @ 2:59 pm (#)

    I like going to Seattle!

  82. Lorraine Wiebe — August 12, 2015 @ 5:04 pm (#)

    My favorite place to vacation locally is at the lake, Gimli, Manitoba is the spot.

  83. Silvia D — August 12, 2015 @ 6:40 pm (#)

    i would say Harrison Lake,close and so pretty!

  84. Londia — August 12, 2015 @ 6:58 pm (#)

    Niagara Falls is always nice

  85. Julie Z — August 12, 2015 @ 7:05 pm (#)

    I love going to the Village of St. Jacobs and camping there. The market is fantastic and it’s such a nice little town.

  86. Tanis — August 12, 2015 @ 7:12 pm (#)

    Kelowna for the wineries!

  87. Rebecca G — August 12, 2015 @ 7:40 pm (#)

    Toronto – Aquarium and Zoo!

  88. Carolyn — August 12, 2015 @ 7:47 pm (#)

    Sandbanks – only 2 hours away and feels like Florida

  89. Debbie F — August 12, 2015 @ 8:02 pm (#)

    I love going to Tofino on Vancouver Island

  90. marc l — August 12, 2015 @ 8:21 pm (#)

    Wasaga Beach

  91. Carol McCann — August 12, 2015 @ 8:44 pm (#)

    A trip to Harrison Hot Springs B.C.

  92. Lee-Ann — August 12, 2015 @ 10:03 pm (#)

    Well, the closest is Pinehurst Lake – 2 1/2 hours from here.

  93. Clare I — August 13, 2015 @ 4:05 am (#)

    Fenelon Falls

  94. Taryn — August 13, 2015 @ 4:12 am (#)

    St Andrews about an hours drive

  95. nicolthepickle — August 13, 2015 @ 4:19 am (#)

    Saint Andrews by the Sea. It’s so nice there.

  96. Maddy S — August 13, 2015 @ 5:40 am (#)

    I live 20 minutes away from Toronto and I like to visit there!

  97. melissa fowers — August 13, 2015 @ 5:57 am (#)

    Montreal its only an hour and a half and so pretty

  98. Darren Scrubb — August 13, 2015 @ 6:52 am (#)

    Niagra Falls of course.

  99. Susan B — August 13, 2015 @ 7:01 am (#)

    Drumheller. It’s always hot and sunny, and there’s so much to do.

  100. CLC — August 13, 2015 @ 7:28 am (#)

    We love driving to Riding Mountain National Park.

  101. Lauraleigh — August 13, 2015 @ 7:39 am (#)

    My favourite getaway spot is Canada’s Wonderland!!! It’s a little more than an hour from here and it’s one of my favourite places in the world! We went this past Monday but we got totally rained-out after only a few rides and they shut it down. Our kids took it in good spirits, but we will definitely take another shot at it before the summer is over because Wonderland is most often the highlight of our summer!! 😀

  102. Elizabeth R — August 13, 2015 @ 7:56 am (#)

    Niagara Falls!

  103. Marlene J — August 13, 2015 @ 8:39 am (#)

    Niagara falls

  104. Edith Rennes — August 13, 2015 @ 10:20 am (#)

    Sechelt would be my choice

  105. SweetPanda — August 13, 2015 @ 12:29 pm (#)

    My favourite is Niagara Falls

  106. Tamara M — August 13, 2015 @ 1:33 pm (#)

    The closest vacation spot to me is Grand Bend Ontario. It is about a 45 minute drive and an awesome beach spot!

  107. Don R — August 13, 2015 @ 1:44 pm (#)

    I live about an hour from Long Point (Port Rowan) in Ontario and it is a fantastic vacation location~!

  108. Nicky — August 13, 2015 @ 2:22 pm (#)

    Vancouver!

  109. Jahnavi — August 13, 2015 @ 3:19 pm (#)

    Port Perry!

  110. l p — August 13, 2015 @ 3:27 pm (#)

    Vancouver. thanks

  111. Karin Dollery — August 13, 2015 @ 4:50 pm (#)

    Our favorite vacation spot fairly close to home (2hrs) is either Huntsville,Ont or Dorset, Ont…..both awesome places to be.

  112. lorna — August 13, 2015 @ 5:14 pm (#)

    ottawa

  113. Gillian Morgan — August 13, 2015 @ 5:25 pm (#)

    I like going to golden sands. Its about a three hour drive but worth it.

  114. Kim M — August 13, 2015 @ 5:39 pm (#)

    Niagara on the Lake

  115. Anna — August 13, 2015 @ 6:49 pm (#)

    We like camping at elora gorge.

  116. Elaine Buonsante — August 13, 2015 @ 10:40 pm (#)

    My favourite weekend spot is Whistler BC.

  117. Joana A — August 13, 2015 @ 10:51 pm (#)

    I love Yosemite National Park

  118. Jennifer P. — August 13, 2015 @ 11:24 pm (#)

    My favourite vacation spot close to home is Whistler BC – we are about 2 hours away by car.

  119. lori n. — August 14, 2015 @ 5:18 am (#)

    Our province has lots of resorts. My favourite is probably Elkhorn Resort… so relaxing to go to the spa and stay out there near Riding Mountain National Park (in MB)!

  120. Jennifer D — August 14, 2015 @ 6:00 am (#)

    Sandusky, OH. Only 1 hour drive. We have Cedar Point, Kalahari, Great Wolf Lodge, Soak City. You name it! Tons of fun!

  121. Leah — August 14, 2015 @ 6:46 am (#)

    Love going to the cottage in the Whiteshell of Manitoba!

  122. Krista M — August 14, 2015 @ 6:49 am (#)

    Banff, Alberta. It’s such a quaint little town with the mountains, the gondola, & wildlife!

  123. Jennifer — August 14, 2015 @ 6:50 am (#)

    I love camping in kananaskis

  124. Deanna Barkley — August 14, 2015 @ 7:04 am (#)

    My favourite spot is home because we live on a river and can go swimming, fishing, pedal boating and boating without having to get into the car.

  125. Vicki H — August 14, 2015 @ 7:29 am (#)

    St Jacobs. the farmer market

  126. Laurie W. — August 14, 2015 @ 8:38 am (#)

    Since we live in a city right on Lake Ontario, we just go down to the park right on the lake and enjoy a day hanging out.

  127. Terry — August 14, 2015 @ 9:05 am (#)

    Besant on the #1 Highway. Besant is 10 minutes from where we lived. It has swimming, green rolling hills, camping. pinic tables, ball diamonds and large areas for kids to run, all nestled down a hill, unseen until you reach the office. Great place to let kids run off the extra energy that comes with summer weather!

  128. Sunshine — August 14, 2015 @ 11:14 am (#)

    Whistler – so pretty and so close!

  129. Laurie P — August 14, 2015 @ 11:21 am (#)

    Niagara Falls 🙂

  130. Linda Hall — August 14, 2015 @ 1:43 pm (#)

    I love the Niagara area!

  131. FREDERIC BROWN — August 14, 2015 @ 2:19 pm (#)

    My favourite spot is the South Shore of NS about 1 hour away

  132. 409cope — August 14, 2015 @ 2:43 pm (#)

    I like Niagara-on-the-lake.

  133. Taylor Hawkins — August 14, 2015 @ 2:45 pm (#)

    We love Niagara Falls 🙂

  134. Kim Stenner — August 14, 2015 @ 4:47 pm (#)

    My brother has a cottage near Bancroft and it is a fantastic place to go.

  135. Aimee Robison — August 14, 2015 @ 5:47 pm (#)

    Toronto – shopping, ROM, Wonderland 🙂

  136. Mike Gismondi — August 14, 2015 @ 6:26 pm (#)

    the sunshine coast

  137. Julie Bolduc — August 14, 2015 @ 7:13 pm (#)

    We like to visit montreal la ronde

  138. Melanie Borhi — August 14, 2015 @ 7:56 pm (#)

    picton for sure great beaches and restaurants and nature at its best

  139. Carole Dube — August 14, 2015 @ 11:04 pm (#)

    We love to go to Banff!

  140. Amie E — August 15, 2015 @ 8:19 am (#)

    Niagara Falls 🙂

  141. Jay J — August 15, 2015 @ 9:31 am (#)

    Canmore

  142. KELLY E — August 15, 2015 @ 11:31 am (#)

    Turkey Point

  143. Aliya D — August 15, 2015 @ 11:58 am (#)

    I love having the Rocky Mountains as my back-yard! My favourite get-away is to Lake Louise or Banff!

  144. anna key — August 15, 2015 @ 2:28 pm (#)

    My favorite nearby vacation spot is Sherwood park (a suburb of Edmonton, where I live). there are lots of pretty manmade lakes and nice parks.

  145. christine nunes — August 15, 2015 @ 2:40 pm (#)

    Prince George BC its about a 7 hour drive from where I live

  146. Bo Simms — August 15, 2015 @ 3:09 pm (#)

    My favorite vacation spot is Disneyland.

  147. BlessedTA — August 15, 2015 @ 4:03 pm (#)

    Niagara Falls

  148. Amanda Neilson — August 15, 2015 @ 4:23 pm (#)

    Greig Lake, SK! Mini golf, camping, beach, playground, fishing…and showers lol!

  149. DALLAS DAIGLE — August 15, 2015 @ 4:56 pm (#)

    I love to travel to the beach!!!

  150. Michelle Stevens — August 15, 2015 @ 8:16 pm (#)

    Our family loves to vacation in Whistler during snowboarding season!

  151. Chelsea Vivier — August 15, 2015 @ 8:37 pm (#)

    Cherry Beach

  152. maria — August 15, 2015 @ 11:29 pm (#)

    Whistler

  153. Laura — August 16, 2015 @ 8:05 am (#)

    Salt Spring Island, it’s a drive and a ferry, but still close.

  154. yvonne — August 16, 2015 @ 9:25 am (#)

    our favorite spot is Jericho beach!

  155. Lori JB — August 16, 2015 @ 9:31 am (#)

    Our cottage!

  156. Maggie C — August 16, 2015 @ 9:38 am (#)

    I love to travel to Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-lake for a quick weekend trip!

  157. Jackie M — August 16, 2015 @ 7:54 pm (#)

    I love Montreal or Collingwood 🙂

  158. aarone mawdsley — August 16, 2015 @ 10:12 pm (#)

    i like whistler the best

  159. David — August 17, 2015 @ 9:55 am (#)

    Niagara-on-the-lake

  160. M — August 17, 2015 @ 11:07 am (#)

    Niagara falls

  161. Leslie — August 17, 2015 @ 11:35 am (#)

    My favourite spot is probably the Scarborough Bluffs – nice beaches and nautre walks.

  162. Tannis W — August 17, 2015 @ 3:00 pm (#)

    Icelandic State Park in North Dakota is nice!

  163. Suzi — August 17, 2015 @ 6:45 pm (#)

    The Stratford Shakespearean Festival

  164. Linda — August 18, 2015 @ 7:24 am (#)

    I like going to Victoria on Vancouver Island.

  165. Kristine Ewald — August 18, 2015 @ 10:16 am (#)

    Love Ferry Island

  166. Fan R — August 18, 2015 @ 11:18 am (#)

    Niagara Falls is pretty famous one.

  167. Kerry — August 18, 2015 @ 12:28 pm (#)

    Montreal

  168. Florence C — August 18, 2015 @ 2:22 pm (#)

    Northern Bay Sands- driving distance approx 2 hrs.

  169. Travelbuds — August 18, 2015 @ 4:28 pm (#)

    Harrison Hot Springs (just east of Vancouver)

  170. Tina L. — August 19, 2015 @ 1:00 pm (#)

    We like going to the local beach.

  171. Rachel C. — August 19, 2015 @ 5:20 pm (#)

    I love taking day or overnight trips to Lunenburg, Nova Scotia!

  172. Maritess S — August 20, 2015 @ 7:59 am (#)

    the Rockies … fresh air and nice views.

  173. Kate — August 20, 2015 @ 2:10 pm (#)

    Muskoka is beautiful and so close to Toronto!

  174. Elizabeth Matthiesen — August 20, 2015 @ 7:06 pm (#)

    Living in Alberta, close to Edmonton it is of course for me Banff National Park, a beautiful part of the country full of fantastic scenery and wildlife.

  175. Katrina — August 21, 2015 @ 8:58 pm (#)

    Deer Creek which is a conservation area

  176. Jen L — August 22, 2015 @ 4:51 pm (#)

    I love Emma Lake, SK!

  177. Brenda Witherspoon-Bedard — August 22, 2015 @ 5:28 pm (#)

    we love to go to rushing river

  178. Valerie Mallette — August 22, 2015 @ 8:47 pm (#)

    My favourite vacation spots are cottages in the Haliburton and Minden area.

  179. Doris H — August 22, 2015 @ 9:11 pm (#)

    Wasaga Beach

  180. roger simmons — August 22, 2015 @ 9:42 pm (#)

    We love going to the Okanagan for Vacation during fruit picking season.

  181. Amber Y — August 23, 2015 @ 1:38 am (#)

    Niagara falls is not too far away so it’s a great spot for vacationing.

  182. andie — August 23, 2015 @ 8:21 am (#)

    We live in the Ottawa Valley and it is full of beautiful sights and scenery everywhere you look.

  183. Krista Embertson — August 23, 2015 @ 10:11 am (#)

    Live in Calgary, love going to Waterton Lakes…so beautiful 2.5 hour drive.

  184. Michelle Policelli — August 23, 2015 @ 10:01 pm (#)

    Wasaga Beach! 🙂

  185. Julie R. — August 24, 2015 @ 10:49 am (#)

    West Hawk Lake, MB in the Canadian Shield. Beautiful 🙂

  186. Melanie — August 24, 2015 @ 1:57 pm (#)

    Quebec city is not too far so it’s a nice place to go.

  187. Josie — August 24, 2015 @ 3:14 pm (#)

    Seattle

  188. Crystal Porter — August 25, 2015 @ 8:41 pm (#)

    Pretty much every nearby lake and beach haha

  189. jan — August 26, 2015 @ 12:30 pm (#)

    that would be Banf

  190. CL Chin — August 26, 2015 @ 1:29 pm (#)

    we visit our family in Barrie or we go to Niagara Falls, Niagara-on-the-Lake

  191. sara b — August 27, 2015 @ 3:13 am (#)

    General cottage country – a few hours outside Toronto & near a lake & I’m in heaven.

  192. Tracy Martin — August 27, 2015 @ 8:37 am (#)

    Vancouver Island. It’s just a couple of hours on the ferry from Vancouver. It’s a beautiful getaway.

  193. Nate Fuller — August 27, 2015 @ 5:13 pm (#)

    We like to go to Halifax for a quick trip, it’s a big city compared to where we live.

  194. Clare — August 27, 2015 @ 9:19 pm (#)

    Awenda Provincial Park! 🙂

  195. M Thompson — August 28, 2015 @ 6:55 pm (#)

    Favourite driving distance vacation spot is Gatineau Park

  196. Amy M — August 29, 2015 @ 1:55 pm (#)

    Lake Huron

  197. Maria — August 30, 2015 @ 10:43 am (#)

    Muskoka , On

  198. MOHAMMAD ANJUM — August 30, 2015 @ 11:23 am (#)

    would be Banf…

  199. Carey Hurst — August 31, 2015 @ 8:22 am (#)

    Having to choose close to me vacation spot , I would say Flamborough Valley Park , such an amazing place to stay

  200. Marisa — August 31, 2015 @ 11:20 pm (#)

    Closest place that we love is Banff!

  201. Taylor — September 1, 2015 @ 7:28 am (#)

    I live in Toronto and as a getaway I love to go to Lake Simcoe!

  202. Maryanne — September 1, 2015 @ 6:00 pm (#)

    We love Portland!

  203. nicole s — September 2, 2015 @ 9:52 am (#)

    we have a beautiful national park about an hr and a half away from where we live. awesome camping spot

  204. Jennifer L. — September 2, 2015 @ 11:55 am (#)

    I love to visit Grand Bend on Lake Huron in Ontario.

  205. julia g — September 3, 2015 @ 12:56 am (#)

    Going to Stratford to see some Shakespeare and indulge in a good meal.

  206. Adina H. — September 3, 2015 @ 4:21 pm (#)

    I like to visit Toronto for attractions like the CN Tower and the Toronto Zoo.

  207. Bethany Gallinger — September 3, 2015 @ 10:28 pm (#)

    I like my backyard. That’s as far away as I go.

  208. tammy ta — September 4, 2015 @ 2:18 pm (#)

    My families fav. vacation spot is the big city of Toronto-a little less then 2 hrs driving distance from where we live.

  209. Wanda Bergman — September 4, 2015 @ 7:24 pm (#)

    Grand Beach is my favourite spot.

  210. Alison K — September 5, 2015 @ 6:05 pm (#)

    My favourite vacation spot close to my city (driving distance) is Algonquin Park.

  211. Kevin L — September 5, 2015 @ 10:55 pm (#)

    Well, I’m in Vancouver, and I really like Tulalip a 2 hour drive or so down to the States.

  212. l p — September 6, 2015 @ 8:23 am (#)

    Lake Louise. thanks

  213. Dave S — September 7, 2015 @ 2:56 pm (#)

    We love staying overnight at Lake Louise whether it be in a hotel or camping.

  214. Aimee — September 8, 2015 @ 10:23 am (#)

    Love the lakes. Brightsand

  215. nicolthepickle — September 9, 2015 @ 10:42 am (#)

    Ooops, I’m so sorry. My twitter entry today was total nonsense. Here’s a tweet about it. https://twitter.com/Nicolthepickle/status/641667753447948288

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