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

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TOP 5 Newfoundland Edible Plants

If you find yourself walking down the East Coast Trail this summer with a rumble in your tummy, just remember, you’re surrounded by food. With so much bounty in the woods here in Newfoundland, if you’re empowered with the knowledge of what plants are good to eat, you’ll never go hungry. We’re all used to getting food at the store, and sometimes we do silly things like drive to the store to buy something that’s actually growing right under our nose. This summer, discover the joys of foraging and get a chance to try new and delicious things you may otherwise never have been exposed to. … Read More

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Top 10 things to do in St. John’s Newfoundland

1: Whale Watching Lot’s of places in the world offer a chance to catch a glimpse of a whale, but in Newfoundland you can see hundreds of whales before even getting on the water. With thousands of whales visiting coastal … Read More

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10 Things to Bring on a Newfoundland Vacation

1: Friendly Attitude Regardless of the place you’re coming from, odds are Newfoundland and Labrador will be one of the friendliest places you’ve ever visited. Locals want to get to know you, and often times will want to know everything about … Read More

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FORK RESTAURANT

Fork Restaurant – Gourmet dining in the Witless Bay Ecological Reserve Looking for a Gourmet Restaurant that’ll please even the most discerning foodies? Check out the popular pop-up restaurant Fork. It’s right in the Witless Bay Ecological Reserve, just 5 … Read More

CHANTERELLE MUSHROOMS

If you’re a foodie, odds are you’re familiar with Chanterelle mushrooms. A favorite of gourmet chefs all over the world, the Chanterelle, belonging to the genus Cantharellus, is the most popular of all the wild mushroom species. Chanterelle mushrooms are very aromatic, meaty, and pair great with chicken and pork. … Read More

Picnic in Newfoundland

LIGHTHOUSE PICNICS

Lighthouse Picnic Do you like picnics as much as we do? There’s something really special about eating outside on a nice summer day. If you’re looking for a world class picnic experience without the hassle of actually making and packing … Read More

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Fresh Lobster and a Fine Day

Do you like eating fresh lobster, crab, cold water shrimp and fish? So do we! Nothing better than spending a summer night eating fresh lobster beside an outdoor fire. But when is the best time for seafood in Newfoundland? Since … Read More

Wildlife in Newfoundland

The Story of Moose

Moose are such an iconic symbol here in Newfoundland, it’s hard to believe they’re actually not native to the island at all. That’s right, moose are not from Newfoundland at all. In 1904, four moose were introduced to the Newfoundland … Read More