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February 20th, 2017 - 10:10 am § in Canada, Newfoundland

What the Hell is in Western Newfoundland? A Manic American Photo Essay.

Can you find Newfoundland on a map? Did you know that it has its own time zone?

March 19th, 2016 - 3:09 pm § in New Brunswick

Burger as Memory: Grease-Fueled Recollections of Murray Beach, N.B.

I often read that food is love, but it’s also memory. Such is the case with the burger shack of Murray Beach, New Brunswick, in the Canadian Maritimes.

September 25th, 2012 - 8:19 pm § in New Brunswick, Up All Night

Six Photos: Up All Night in Campbellton, New Brunswick

Campbellton was a waypoint, a dot on the map between days 2 and 3 of driving north from Boston to the Gaspé Peninsula. We arrived late and rushed to grab food in the bar attached to our HoJo, attached to an aging mall, attached to the bridge to Quebec.

September 24th, 2012 - 8:27 am § in New Brunswick

Up All Night in Moncton, New Brunswick

We didn’t know what we were going to get ourselves into. We had just spent a week camping and hiking and were about to enter our first “real” city in days. All we knew about Moncton was that it held about 70,000 people and that it had bars in it that would be open and serving beer.

July 16th, 2012 - 12:31 am § in Canada, New Brunswick

Welcome to Fuckin’ Canada, Man

We didn’t know if he was going to kill us or invite us into his home. We had been shooting in a nearby parking lot and he must have seen us from his window.

June 19th, 2012 - 8:28 am § in New Brunswick

From Queens to Queens: My Two Introductions to Saint John, New Brunswick

It wasn't just through education, but through travel that I realized how to break free. These ideas really took root on that first trip to Saint John.

June 13th, 2012 - 8:50 pm § in Alberta

Three Lessons from Traveling in Alberta

Aside from almost missing our flight to Vancouver and being giving a minivan instead of an SUV by the guys at Discount, X-Can started off fine. Once we crossed the Canadian Rockies however, it became clear that we were still wet behind the ears. Here are a few lessons we learned while in Alberta.

June 2nd, 2012 - 2:08 pm § in British Columbia

Breakfast in the Canadian Rockies, an X-Can Vignette

You can order a “lumberjack breakfast” pretty much anywhere you go. The dish carries an ideal of an old fashioned, hearty breakfast that can carry you through long hours of working outdoors. When you order it in the Canadian Rockies that ideal becomes a reality.