Robin Esrock is a bestselling author, journalist, TV host, and public speaker. His stories and photography have appeared in major publications on five continents, including National Geographic Traveler, the Guardian, Chicago Tribune, and the Globe and Mail. The creator and co-host of the 40-part television series Word Travels, Robin lives in Vancouver.
The Great Canadian Bucket List
With a career that has spanned the world, Robin Esrock was amazed at the wealth of unmissable experiences in Canada — and you will be, too.
On his personal quest to check off the best of his home country, travel writer and host Robin Esrock catalogues must-sees, including nature, food, culture, history, adrenaline rushes, and quirky Canadiana. After spending years crafting the definitive Canadian Bucket List, he’s packed in enough for a lifetime, at least.
A few of the highlights include:
- Ziplining over a giant waterfall in New Brunswick
- Digging for dinosaur bones in Alberta’s badlands
- Harvesting an iceberg to make a refreshing Newfoundland cocktail
- Floating in Canada’s own Dead Sea
- Cracking a Canadian Da Vinci Code in Winnipeg
- Hiking the tundra under Nunavut’s midnight sun
The companion website presents extensive bonus content: on-the-ground info, videos, gear guides, hotel and tour recommendations, and more. Join the community of Bucket Listers sharing their experiences as they follow Robin’s trail.
As the saying goes, the longest journey begins with a single step. Esrock’s book just might inspire you to take it.
As a new Canadian, Robin provides a unique perspective on our vast country, and reminds us that we live in a pretty remarkable corner of the world.
If there is one country that deserves a bucket list of amazing places we must visit and wonderful experiences that we must have, it’s Canada, and author Robin Esrock has finally given us one.
One of Canada's top travel writers, and definitely one of our biggest personalities.