Cottage Getaways

10 Unique Stays on Vancouver Island

14 June 2013

Forget traditional hotels. If you’re headed to Vancouver Island, it’s all about the cottage experience. Here are 10 rental cottages that will have you living in rustic luxury.

Best Food Finds in Cowichan Valley

12 June 2013

Reminiscent of 1960s Napa, Cowichan is a food and wine mecca that still feels untouched. Here are the best places to find the finest foods in the valley.

Finding Fantasy at an English Cottage

27 June 2012

Needing an escape from hectic city life in London, Megan McDonough headed into the quaint and laid-back English countryside, where she found her inner child in a fantasy-like area known as the Cotswolds.

2012 Cottage Life Photo Contest

21 June 2012

Enter the Cottage Life Photo Contest with your best cottage shots and you could win great prizes from Nikon and Lowepro!

Finding Culture at the Cottage

21 June 2012

When artist and writer Victoria Ward left the big city and moved to a log cabin in rural Ontario, Canada, she thought she left art and culture behind. She was wrong. They DO exist in cottage country and here’s where you can find them.

In Rock Hound Heaven

15 June 2012

Cottage country in Ontario, Canada, is largely built on the Canadian Shield—which makes rock hunting a fun summer activity for all the rock hounds in your family!