Who knew? I tend to avoid traveling on long weekends. Too crowded at airports and train stations, way too much traffic on the roads, too many delays, too much stress and frustration. Instead, I stay home and revel in all the deserted streets.
So I had no idea just how good for business long weekends, and Canada Day in particular, can be.
Last Thursday, the day before the official start to Canada’s 149th birthday party, I went grocery shopping;
assuming, incorrectly, that the stores would be closed Continue reading