Month: April 2016

    Expert Interview : The Urban Element

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    Ottawa Cooking Classes with The Urban Element - Breakaway Experiences

    Oliver Schelck, co-founder of The Urban Element, talks to us about their unique cooking classes.  Taking place in a very cool converted Ottawa heritage fire station, The Urban Element chefs transform the home cook in you into a budding kitchen master.   We got the scoop on how it all started and what makes them a unique Ottawa culinary experience.   Read on for our Expert Interview: The Urban Element. Read More…

    It’s time to SPRING into fun experiences and memories

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    Spring is finally here.. The days are  warmer and lighter.  The freshness and warmth of Spring is upon us.!  We’ve been cooped up all winter so we are coiled and ready to get outside and have fun.

    escapade eskimo sugar bush . Fun experiences this spring with breakaway experiences
    Nothing says Spring in Canada more that making maple syrup at a sugar shack.   For the ultimate Spring experience this April you can head out to the Quebec countryside, a short drive from Ottawa – Gatineau, for an overnight experience and learn to transform maple sap into sweet gold.  The Maple Sugar Shack Stay and Play Experience includes an overnight stay at La Vallée des Rosiers, breakfast & dinner and a gallon of sweet syrup.

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