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The shadow of the CN Tower over downtown as seen from the tower's observation deck. Photo credit David Warrington.

24 Hours in Toronto

Toronto is often referred to as “the city of neighborhoods”, reflecting how each part of the city is unique, distinct and shaped by its ethnically diverse inhabitants. This makes it an especially interesting place to visit, as it’s possible to experience the rustic charm of a local Scottish pub and then dine at a modern […]

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Conquering Banff’s Sulphur Mountain the Hard Way

Few visitors leave Banff, AB without visiting the top of Sulphur Mountain. The summit at just over 700 metres, affords sweeping views of the city of Banff, as well the majestic Banff Springs Hotel – one of the top hotels in Banff – and the surrounding mountains. Getting to the top of Sulphur Mountain requires […]

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Travel Guide to Vancouver Island and its Natural Attractions

Sitting snugly against the very western edge of Canada, Vancouver Island is vast, a sparsely populated wonder where the temperate rainforests of British Columbia meet the sea. This is a land of exploration and adventure, a place where a peaceful stroll through gardens in the morning leads to an adrenaline-boosting whale-watching excursion in the afternoon. […]

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Travel Guide to the Canadian Rockies and its Attractions

With peaks of 13,000 feet above sea level, the Canadian Rockies form one of the most dramatic and picturesque landscapes on the planet. Home to five national parks, four of which make up the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks World Heritage Site, the series of mountain ranges that form the Canadian Rockies are an ideal destination […]

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