Fork Menu

The Fork Restaurant Review and why you should Fork on the first date

Eating out is an experience. It’s certainly about the food, but it’s also about much more than that. When doing a food review, it’s best to take a balanced approach and always offer up something that could have been better. When it comes to our experience at Fork Restaurant, however, we can’t fault a thing, so we will simply summarize The Fork Restaurant experience in one word – Perfect. … Read More

Our friend Newfoundsander has published a new blog post about the coming iceberg season in Newfoundland. I saw the first one of the season faaarrr in the horizon about a month ago or more, but it wasn’t until it was confirmed on icebergfinder.com that I let myself get excited. I was expecting a influx of our giant icey pals. But alas … I saw no more until now. Growing up on Fogo Island it wasn’t a big deal seeing them float by with their own ecosystem, or get woken in the middle of the night by the earspitting sound of them capsizing (or calving: flipping over or breaking). So I got a little jaded, and didn’t pay much mind, but now I’m like a little kid, when I read posts like this one.
One month ago a promising iceberg chart led me to believe a good iceberg season was headed our way. Today’s iceberg chart definitely confirms that belief, just have a look at this: In case you can’t quite make out the numbers, there are roughly 90 icebergs around the Great Northern Peninsula, 120 icebergs along the […]
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Should I stay in an Airbnb, hotel, or bed and breakfast when visiting Newfoundland?

Should I book an Airbnb or Hotel when traveling in Newfoundland this summer? … Read More

When Airbnb Bookings Go Wrong – Stories About Airbnb Scams, How They Happen, and How To Avoid an Airbnb Disaster

Airbnb has revolutionized the short term accommodations market. Long gone are the oligopoly days, replaced by a plethora of choices for the discerning consumer. When it comes to vacation rentals and short term accommodations, the consumer has never had more options to choose from. … Read More

Heinz Toperczer, another photographer on a nearby boat was able to capture the amazing footage of the terrifying encounter that has since been posted to Youtube.

Is The Story About A SCUBA Diver Being Swallowed By A Whale A Lie?

Heinz Toperczer, another photographer on a nearby boat was able to capture the amazing footage of the terrifying encounter that has since been posted to Youtube. … Read More

Dream Vacation

8 Reasons Why Hot Tubs Are Great For Your Mind Body and Spirit

If you’re not familiar with how amazing hot tubs are, you might be like many people and wonder what’s so great about soaking in the hot waters of a hot tub. Besides being a lot of fun, hot tubs have countless health benefits that lead to a better lifestyle. Here are 8 ultimate reasons why soaking in an outdoor hot tub is great for your mind, body, and spirit: … Read More

Peace and Quiet in Newfoundland

7 Reasons to Not Stay at A Bed and Breakfast

We just want you to be happy. Whether you choose to stay in a guest house next to the ocean, a bed and breakfast along a scenic coastal drive, or a well-reviewed vacation rental you’ve found online, we want your Newfoundland accommodation to be everything you dreamed it could be and more.  … Read More

How to Choose a Newfoundland Bed and Breakfast, Guesthouse, or Vacation Rental

It’s true, there is subjectivity to this, and what one person finds amazing another may be indifferent to, but there are a few basic things to look for when selecting a vacation accommodation that may make your summer vacation rental experience go from good to out of this world.

If you’re like us when you travel you look for a really great place to stay. Everyone want’s to stay at a nice vacation rental, but what does that even mean? … Read More

Newfoundland Festival

The Best 20 Newfoundland Summer Festivals to Attend in 2019

1: THE WOODY POINT WRITERS FESTIVAL The picturesque town of Woody Point, Newfoundland hosts several festivals throughout the summer, but the most iconic is the Woody Point Writers Festival. Overlooking scenic Bonne Bay and located at the foothills of the … Read More

THE ST. JOHN’S FARMERS MARKET

Planning your trip to the St. John’s Newfoundland Saturday Farmers Market

If you find yourself visiting St. John’s on a Saturday, be sure to check out the St. John’s Farmer’s Market. If you are vacationing in Newfoundland and your hotel or vacation rental is in the Witless Bay Ecological Reserve, it’s … Read More

8 Things You May Not Enjoy During Your Newfoundland Vacation

1: IT’S HARD TO PARK IN DOWNTOWN ST. JOHN’S A day trip to the capital city of St John’s is always fun. There are great places to eat, it’s a pilgrimage to visit the world-famous George Street, and there are … Read More

DO IF YOUR FLIGHT TO NEWFOUNDLAND IS DELAYED OF CANCELED

10 Things to Do if Your Flight to Newfoundland Is Delayed of Canceled

Airplanes are great, but no matter where your destination is, delays and cancellations are a reality of air travel. It’s always a let down when your flight is delayed. After all, the reason why you chose to fly is that you want to get to your destination faster and in the easiest possible way. … Read More