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Vancouver Island Canada

VANCOUVER ISLAND BRITISH COLUMBIA CANADA

Vancouver Island Canada - The biggest island on the west coast of North America, Vancouver Island is almost twice the size of Hawaii. From coastal rainforests and warm sandy beaches to snow covered mountain peaks, Vancouver Island has it all, come Explore Vancouver Island, Canada.

Vancouver Canada

VANCOUVER BRITISH COLUMBIA CANADA

Vancouver Canada - Named after Captain George Vancouver, a British explorer Vancouver is a coastal city and major seaport located in the Lower Mainland of southwestern British Columbia Canada. Vancouver is the largest metropolitan area in Western Canada and the third largest in the country. The city's estimated population is approx. 615,473 and that of the metropolitan area, 2,318,200. The City of Vancouver has been ranked as one of the most livable cities in the world. It's Motto: "By Sea, Land, and Air We Prosper"

Gulf Islands Canada

GULF ISLANDS NATIONAL PARK RESERVE CANADA

The Gulf Islands Canada - The first new national park reserve of the twenty-first century, spread over fifteen islands and numerous islets and reefs and approximately twenty-six square kilometres of marine areas. Southern Gulf Islands, British Columbia Canad

Historic Sites Canada

NATIONAL HISTORIC SITES OF CANADA

Historic Sites of Canada - Fort Rodd Hill, Fortress of Louisbourg, Halifax Citadel, L'anse Aux Meadows, Fisgard Lighthouse, Hatley Castle, The Butchart Gardens, Prince of Wales Fort, The Fortifications of Québec and more...

TRANS CANADA TRAIL CANADA

The Trans Canada Trail is a 21,500-kilometre recreational trail winding its way through every province and territory, from the Atlantic to Pacific to Arctic Oceans. When completed, it will be the world's longest recreational trail, linking close to 1000 communities and over 33 million Canadians. Today almost 70 percent (14,500 kilometres) is developed. Thousands of people are taking to the Trail to walk, hike, cycle, ski, horseback ride, canoe and snowmobile

Long Beach Pacific Rim National Park Canada

PACIFIC RIM NATIONAL PARK CANADA

Pacific Rim National Park Reserve of Canada is composed of three geographically separate units: The Long Beach Unit is located between the villages of Ucluelet and Tofino, and named after the16 km (10 miles) sandy beach of Wickaninnish Bay. The Broken Group Islands Unit is an archipelago of more than one hundred islands and rocks scattered throughout Barkley Sound and is accessible by boat only. The West Coast Trail Unit is a 75 km (47 mile) backpacking route along temperate rainforest, sandstone cliffs, waterfalls, caves, sea arches, sea stacks and beaches.
Vikings in Canada - The earliest known European settlement in the New World. Exhibits highlight the Viking lifestyle, artifacts, and the archaeological discovery. In 1960 the ruins of a Norse settlement was discovered in the L'Anse aux Meadows in Newfoundland Canada (Vinland) and have been confirmed by scholars that it is indeed a Norse settlement from the early 11th century. Today, L’Anse aux Meadows Newfoundland Canada is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, as well as a Canadian National Historic Site with a museum and reconstructed Norse settlements.

ALASKA-CANADIAN HIGHWAY CANADA

Cruise Through Mystical Landscapes Yukon scenic drives. The Alaska Highway was constructed during World War II and connects the U.S. to Alaska through Canada. The Canadian portion of the Alaska Highway is completely paved. The portion of the Alaska Highway in Alaska is Alaska Route 2. In the Yukon, it is Highway 1 and in British Columbia, Highway 97. Drive the historic Alaskan Highway Canada.

WHISTLER BLACKCOMB MOUNTAINS CANADA

Whistler and Blackcomb form the largest ski area in North America with over 8,100 skiable acres, One vertical mile, Two mountains connected by a pedestrian Village, More than 200 trails, Three glaciers. 38 lifts and Twelve alpine bowls. Hiking & Sightseeing, Alpine Dining, Mountain Bike Park, Terrain Parks, Golfing, Heli-Skiing and Boarding, Mountain Ecology Tours Bear And Wildlife Viewing.

QUEEN CHARLOTTES CANADA

Inside Passage-Mid Coast-Bella Coola and Queen Charlotte Islands. Cruise the beautiful coastal inside passage with BC Ferries from Port Hardy on the North end of Vancouver Island though the HAKAI Recreation Area past Kitimat Fiords then to Prince Rupert with a final crossing to Skidegate on the Queen Charlotte Islands home to the First nations Hiada people and the Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve and Haida Heritage Site.

ICEFIELDS PARKWAY ALBERTA CANADA

Journey though the heart of the Canadian Rockies Visitors literally ride the backbone of the continent, a vast wilderness of magnificent peaks, ancient glaciers, mountain lakes and broad sweeping valleys, one of the most spectacular mountain landscapes on earth. Designed for leisurely sightseeing, the highway parallels the main ranges of the Canadian Rockies between Banff National Park and Jasper National Park. Icefields Parkway. Highway 93, Alberta, Canada.

DINOSAUR PROVINCIAL PARK CANADA

Dinosaur Provincial Park Alberta Canada - A world heritage site in the heart of the Canadian Badlands. About two hours east of Calgary, Alberta, the gently rolling prairie grasslands suddenly drop off, plunging the visitor into a whole other world. Strange land formations rise up on all sides, sculpted by wind and water into hauntingly beautiful shapes sunbathed in terra cotta, bronze and amber, A trip to Dinosaur Provincial Park is also a 75 million-year foray back in time. Here, on the shores of the Bearpaw Sea, dinosaurs once hunted and mated -- and ultimately met their demise, leaving an amazingly rich fossil and bone record for us to discover today, Dinosaur Provincial Park, Alberta, Canada.

Toronto Ontario Canada
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NIAGARA FALLS CANADA

Niagara Falls Ontario Canada - Niagara Falls is one of the natural wonders of the world and the most powerful waterfall in North America. As soon as your eyes behold the magnificent awe-inspiring splendor of the falls you will quickly understand why it is one of top vacation spots in North America. Niagara Falls, Ontario is located on the border between Ontario Canada and New York State USA where Lake Erie runs into Lake Ontario. The Canadian side is well developed with a thriving night life, fine dining, casinos and a marine theme park which features great fun for kids of all ages. Visitors love to walk through the beautifully manicured gardens of Queen Victoria Park and marvel at sites like the floral clock. With the Maid of the Mist, the Journey Behind the Falls, the Skylar Tower, and must see tourist attractions enticing you in almost every direction your visit to Niagara Falls will be one of the most treasured experiences of your life.

FUNDY BAY NEW BRUNSWICK CANADA

The Bay of Fundy Canada - The Bay of Fundy is one of Canada's natural marine wonders with shore lines carved out by tides which rise and fall as much as the height of a four story building within hours. Highways from all points in the United States and Canada join the Trans-Canada Highway into New Brunswick, making it an easy drive from Ontario, Québec, New England, or other points on the eastern seaboard of the United States. The highest tides in the world, Bay of Fundy New Brunswick Canada.

Quebec City Canada
Quebec City Canada From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

FORTIFICATIONS OF QUEBEC

Quebec Canada - The city of Québec is the only remaining fortified city in North America. This feature has contributed to Québec being named as a World Heritage City by UNESCO. One of the city’s most unique features is the 4.6km (2.9-mile) rampart encircling the Old Town, making it the only walled city north of Mexico. It is possible for one to walk along the top of the fortifications, which offer sweeping views of the city and the St Lawrence River. Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

THE VIKING TRAIL CANADA

The Viking Trail is the largest themed highway in Newfoundland Canada and Labrador Canada. Stretching all the way from the Newfoundlands west coast to Southern Labrador, the Viking Trail is the only route to the popular UNESCO World Heritage sites at Gros Morne National Park Canada and L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site Canada, Newfoundland Canada.

CABOT TRAIL CANADA

The Cabot Trail & Cape Breton Highlands National Park Canada - The Park, located at the northern tip of Cape Breton Island, protects 950 square km (366 sq. miles) of unforgettable highland and coastal wilderness.The Cape Breton Highlands are the most striking feature of northern Cape Breton. Steep cliffs and deep river canyons carve into a forested plateau bordering the Atlantic Ocean. One third of the CABOT TRAIL a world-famous scenic highway, runs through the national park along the coasts and over the highlands. This is one of the largest protected wilderness areas in Nova Scotia and one of Canada's most outstanding National Parks. Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Nova Scotia, Canada
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