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December 6, 2021

 
This week we take an overnight train trip from Scotland to London, profile luxury spa getaways and highlight places to visit for the architecturally inclined.

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Getaways
 
A sleeper train from Scotland to London offers a chance to ponder the rise of eco-conscious travel
 

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A sleeper train from Scotland to London offers a chance to ponder the rise of eco-conscious travel
 

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8 of Canada’s most relaxing and luxurious spa getaways
 

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8 of Canada’s most relaxing and luxurious spa getaways
 

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A gift of great places to visit for the architecturally inclined
 

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  A gift of great places to visit for the architecturally inclined
 

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Skiing
 
Ski resorts face critical shortage of young workers as season begins
 

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  Ski resorts face critical shortage of young workers as season begins
 

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I don’t look like most ski guides – and that means I constantly have to prove myself
 

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I don’t look like most ski guides – and that means I constantly have to prove myself
 

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In the news
 
Vaccinated air passengers should be ready for on-arrival testing and isolation, Health Minister says
 

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Vaccinated air passengers should be ready for on-arrival testing and isolation, Health Minister says
 

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U.S. to require Canadians, other foreign travellers to get COVID-19 test day before entry
 

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U.S. to require Canadians, other foreign travellers to get COVID-19 test day before entry
 

Marieke Walsh

 
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WestJet’s new boss takes control as demand for travel ramps up after long pandemic slowdown
 

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  WestJet’s new boss takes control as demand for travel ramps up after long pandemic slowdown
 

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ICYMI
 
Holiday gift ideas for everyone on your list, from the techie to the art enthusiast
 

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Holiday gift ideas for everyone on your list, from the techie to the art enthusiast
 

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guide
 
Canada’s Omicron travel bans and proof-of-vaccination rules explained
 

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Canada’s Omicron travel bans and proof-of-vaccination rules explained
 

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