Category: Canada

One city, one voice: Uncovering Ottawa’s plans for becoming a global sporting destination; Michael Long; Sports Pro Media

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Sport is deeply ingrained within the cultural fabric of Ottawa. Home to several professional teams, world-class infrastructure and a tight-knit band of public and private stakeholders, Canada’s capital is taking steps to become a global destination for all types of events.

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10 Top-Rated Parks in Alberta; Michael Law & Lana Law; PlanetWare

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10 fun things to do in Nova Scotia, Canada; Tamara Elliott; Globe Guide

Glamping along windswept beaches, wine tasting and adventures like tidal bore rafting are just a few of the fun things to do in Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Highlights of a Holland America Cruise to Canada and New England in 2020; World of Cruising

Sailing the Eastern seaboard with Holland America Line…

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14 of the Best and Most Beautiful Cities in Canada; Dave Bouskill & Debra Corbeil; Planet D

Wondering what the best cities in Canada are? Look no further, Dave and Debra have compiled a list of beautiful Canadian cities to visit on your Canada trip…

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Canada’s adorable coastal villages and towns; Elizabeth Chorney-Booth; Love Exploring

These seaside towns on Canada’s coastlines are some of the country’s most charming.

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The 9 Most Colorful Cities In North America; Ulrike Lemmin-Woolfrey; TravelAwaits

Starting with the United States, Canada, and Mexico, Ulrike Lemmin-Woolfrey has heeded reader suggestions and compiled some real stunners. St. John’s in Newfoundland and Labrador, Key West in Florida, Izamal in Mexico — these colorful North American cities (and more) will cheer up any traveler.

Source: The 9 Most Colorful Cities In North America – TravelAwaits

15 of Canada’s Most Stunning Natural Wonders; James March; Fodors

Despite being the world’s second-largest country, how many of these Canadian natural wonders are you aware of?

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Best Things to do in Nova Scotia; Dave Bouskill & Debra Corbeil; PlanetD

From Dave Bouskill and Debra Corbeil’s several visits to the East Coast, they have compiled the ultimate list of things to do in Nova Scotia, Canada to help you plan your trip.

Source: Best Things to do in Nova Scotia – The Ultimate Travel Guide

Changing Climate Top Threat to Natural World Heritage; Environment News Service

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This is the world’s largest outdoor ice rink; Lydia Schrandt; 10Best

Rideau Canal Skateway is a Canadian winter tradition…

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What the Mikisew Cree First Nation chief wants to see happen in Wood Buffalo National Park; CBC/Radio-Canada

 

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More funding to address concerns about World Heritage Site; Lynn Desjardins; RCI

The Canadian government is promising almost $60 million over three years to deal with environmental threats in Wood Buffalo National Park. This adds to $27.5 million dollars that were previously announced. Indigenous groups and UNESCO have voiced concerns about hydro and oilsands development and the the effects of climate  change.

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Federal government announces funding to restore Wood Buffalo National Park; Bob Weyer; Toronto Star

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‘We’re just frustrated’: Missed UNESCO deadline a setback for national park, advocates say; Anna Desmarais; CBC News


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Climate change is now the No. 1 threat to World Heritage sites, report finds; Isabella O’Malley; Weather Network

World heritage sites are considered to be the most significant protected areas on Earth, but climate change is having increasingly severe impacts on these natural areas.

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3 Best Neighborhoods and Areas in Lake Louise (2020 Guide); Ana Pereira; The Broke Backpacker

Heading to Lake Louise? Check out Ana Pereira EPIC GUIDE on Where to Stay in Lake Louise for ANY BUDGET & TRAVELER in 2020!

Source: 3 BEST Neighborhoods and Areas in Lake Louise (2020 Guide)

13 Incredible Things To Do In Quebec City In The Winter; Robin O’Neal Smith; TravelAwaits

There is so much to see and do in Quebec City during every season. Here are the winter highlights.

Source: 13 Incredible Things To Do In Quebec City In The Winter – TravelAwaits

Discovering Acadian culture in Nova Scotia, Canada; Heather Cowper; Heather On Her Travels

Discovering Acadian culture in Nova Scotia, Canada at the village of Grand Pre and other historic sites…

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The Boating Trip Perfect for Leaf Peepers; Jennifer Bain; Daily Beast

A 100-plus mile canal festooned in fall glory is the perfect cruise for those who adore foliage.

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