Lisa Kadane


Contributor Since 
Dec 2011
Countries Visited 

Lisa Kadane has been a travel writer in Calgary for nearly 20 years. She was a features, lifestyle and travel writer for the Calgary Herald and now writes for a variety of publications including Today’s Parent and Toronto Star. You can find her racing her kids on the slopes at Fernie Alpine Resort, curled up with a good book, or planning her next adventure with her husband.

All-time favourite souvenir: Framed photos of travels hung as art around the house remind me every day of the places I've been.

Must-pack item: A good book and earplugs.

Best travel advice: Do your research beforehand so you don't waste time on the ground.

Recent Articles

Three Must-Try Pimm's Cocktails

This classic British cocktail is quite possibly the best patio drink ever

Learning to Love Scotch in Islay

On a quest to develop a taste for Scotch whisky, our writer heads to a beautiful island renowned for its single malts 

Four Whisky Regions in Scotland

Head to these spots to tour distilleries and sip a single malt

Four Vacations Mom Will Love

No matter what kind of traveller she is, these "mom"-cations deliver

Everything You Need To Know About the Dark 'n Stormy

Exploring the history of Bermuda's national cocktail 

Four Costa Rica Tours to Take with Kids

Young adventurers will discover the best of Costa Rica’s flora and fauna on these four tours

Costa Rica With Kids

Costa Rica's animals, waterfalls and rainforests enchant the whole family 

Five Savoury Sips

A new class of cocktails 

A Taste of Costa Rica

From basic rice and beans to foodie-friendly finds, Costa Rica knows how to please 

The Real Home of the Mai Tai

Tiki culture lives on at these bars