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On the Road Again - Fay and Barry Young Take the Scenic Route Through Their Golden Years
Posted date : Sep 02, 2011.
On the Road Again - Fay and Barry Young Take the Scenic Route Through Their Golden Years - When it comes to travelling, Fay and Barry Young aren't exactly rookies – the Vancouver couple has travelled extensively throughout their lives.....   Read more...

Love at First Sight - Marilyn and Peter Miller Discover the Real Mexico
Posted date : May 06, 2011.
Love at First Sight - Marilyn and Peter Miller Discover the Real Mexico - When you hear the word "Mexico," what comes to mind? White sand and crashing surf? Palm trees swaying in the wind? Mariachi bands? Drinks with col....   Read more...

Snowbirding "Down Under"
Posted date : Jul 20, 2010.
Snowbirding "Down Under" - When it came time to retire, Brockville, Ontario residents Chris and Liz Butler knew that they wanted to travel. Like most other snowbirds,....   Read more...

Sweet Home Alabama
Posted date : May 27, 2010.
Sweet Home Alabama - Snowbirds Jon and Carole Kent have wintered in faraway places such as New Zealand and Australia. They spent some time in the Fort Pierce area of Flori....   Read more...

Spending the winter in California’s “spa city”
Posted date : Dec 12, 2009.
Spending the winter in California’s “spa city” - For the past 17 years, Dale and Lyn Collett have made Desert Hot Springs, California their home away from home. "My sister and brother-in-law ....   Read more...

Wintering in Barbados
Posted date : Sep 22, 2009.
Wintering in Barbados - As a pilot for Air Canada, Brian Caldwell began flying to Barbados in December 1967. Most trips involved remaining overnight. Thus, many of th....   Read more...

Denise and Russel Belyes
Posted date : Jul 21, 2009.
Denise and Russel Belyes - Texans, being Texans, don't really subscribe to the idea of 'snowbirds'. Folks who spend the winters there are referred to as 'winter ....   Read more...

Marcel and Ernestine Bonneau
Posted date : Apr 30, 2009.
Marcel and Ernestine Bonneau - I'll bet you thought  that all snowbirds fly south for the winter. Not so! Some, in fact quite a few, stay right here in Canada. They....   Read more...

Snowbird profile : Bill and Donna Scott
Posted date : Dec 23, 2008.
Snowbird profile : Bill and Donna Scott - About a dozen or so years ago, Bill and Donna Scott started looking for a spot to spend a little time away from Ontario's normally unpleasant weat....   Read more...

Reg and Eileen Baker
Posted date : Jul 22, 2008.
Reg and Eileen Baker - It seems to be a long way to go for a 'snowbird migration.' However, Reg and Eileen Baker have followed the sun to South Africa for the past 13 years.....   Read more...

Peter Appleyard – Canadian Jazz Vibraphonist
Posted date : May 24, 2008.
Peter Appleyard – Canadian Jazz Vibraphonist - I caught up with this world-famous exponent of the vibraphones at Florida's Busch Gardens. Peter Appleyard was a featured guest soloist with a very fi....   Read more...

Eleanor Isbister
Posted date : May 22, 2008.
Eleanor Isbister - We often tend to think of 'snowbirds' in the plural. However, not all who enjoy the warmth of sunnier climes have mates. We decided to look for a snow....   Read more...

Mucho Bueno!
Posted date : Oct 17, 2007.
Mucho Bueno! - Mexico is home to about 700,000 U.S. and Canadian citizens who have decided to exchange hectic cities, frigid temperatures and high living costs for a....   Read more...

Why Do You Head South?
Posted date : Aug 07, 2007.
Why Do You Head South? - "For the warmth", Marilyn exclaimed."For the WARMTH"! Don was even more emphatic when I asked the Peels why they travelled to Florida every winter. Ma....   Read more...

Dwayne and Catherine Johns
Posted date : Jun 06, 2007.
Dwayne and Catherine Johns - Dwayne Alwyn Johns started life and his career in Canada's Midwest. When he graduated from Brandon Collegiate Institute, he was not yet old enough for....   Read more...

Ken and Elsie Forbes
Posted date : Jun 01, 2007.
Ken and Elsie Forbes - Ken and Elsie Forbes Ken Forbes and his wife, Elsie, are what you could call typical Canadians. They raised a family of three – two girls and a boy....   Read more...

Snowbird Interview with Jack Layton
Posted date : May 30, 2007.
Snowbird Interview with Jack Layton - "Different rules for snowbirds‘ridiculous’ and‘not right" says Jack Layton The issue of health care for Canadians who happen to be snowbirds ....   Read more...

Travelling Through the American Southwest & Mexico
Posted date : May 28, 2007.
Travelling Through the American Southwest & Mexico - Q. What enticed you to spend your winters in the South? A. The lack of snow and the warmer weather. Alberta winters can be long, cold and dreary. Ski....   Read more...

Helena and Vic Mageau
Posted date : May 25, 2007.
Helena and Vic Mageau - Q: Where do you spend your winters in the south? A: We spend our winters in Yuma, Arizona at a gated park named Country Roads Resort. It has 1,250 lo....   Read more...

Art & Judy Devlin - Drive to Brownsville
Posted date : May 23, 2007.
Art & Judy Devlin - Drive to Brownsville - Q: What enticed you to spend your winters in the south? A: Those cold and dreary winters in the north. We love new adventures and meeting new people.....   Read more...

Gord and Nancy Hopcraft: Drive to Panama City Beach
Posted date : May 20, 2007.
Gord and Nancy Hopcraft: Drive to Panama City Beach - In this and future issues of CSANews, we will go straight to the source and ask snowbirds like you how they came to be, and why they continue to liv....   Read more...

Perfect Models for the Snowbird Lifestyle: My Parents
Posted date : Mar 08, 2007.
Perfect Models for the Snowbird Lifestyle: My Parents - Until recently, my parents, Reg and Olive Hunter, wintered in Texas . . . or, to be more precise, just outside Harlingen at an RV park, about an hour ....   Read more...