Real Quick Travel Stories

Mini-stories, guides, snippets and snapshots from contributors around the world.

Books I’d Take on an Epic Solo Sail

After reading Ryan Langley's story on solo sailing in the doldrums of the South Pacific, former Outpost associate editor Michael Fraiman pondered the four books he'd like to read if alone for weeks in the middl...

My Top 10 (Literary) Trips: Travel Inspired by Great Storytellers

The possibilities of literary travel are as endless as the library shelves. You can chase down significant sites in the life of your favourite author, soak up the landscape that shaped his or her imagination, or visit a 3D world of characters brought to life. ...

Exploring Spectacular Saguenay by Via Ferrata

So there we were, clinging to the via ferrata’s metal rungs, suspended from one of Saguenay National Park’s highest points. From here, the Saguenay River’s fast moving water seemed slow to a lull and the rich...