Visiting Toronto Island
Nov29

Visiting Toronto Island

A Ride to Toronto Island Vacationing in Canada My family and I took a trip to Toronto Island for a week-long vacation. I went to visit family, but I definitely found Canada, and Toronto in particular, to be quite the tourist experience. I immediately noticed how gregarious the natives were. Customs was a breeze, and although my three rambunctious children were causing a bit of a stir, singing and dancing, after our 5 hour trip from...

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Live Events in Edmonton
Nov03

Live Events in Edmonton

Live Events in Edmonton Cowboys and Aliens Dust covered chaps and boots, and thousands of fans cheering as the gate of the chute opens… these are the sights and sounds of the Canadian Finals Rodeo. From its humble beginnings as a Hudson’s Bay trading outpost, Edmonton has flourished into a thriving city, thanks in part to its agricultural roots. The fertile and productive soil of central and northern Alberta allowed farmers to both...

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Jumping the Border to Vancouver
Sep14

Jumping the Border to Vancouver

Vancouver Jumping the Border “What is the purpose of your visit?” asked the man in the booth, and I shrugged. “Lunch,” I said. “Just thought I’d pop over for an hour or so.” To border guards, this is not an acceptable answer. “Business” is a proper response. Or “vacation.” I should have luggage and an itinerary in hand. Anything else arouses suspicion. And so I’ve learned to lie. This...

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Adventure Beluga Whale Watching Tour
Apr10

Adventure Beluga Whale Watching Tour

Once-In-A-Lifetime Adventure Beluga Whale Watching Tour “Be part of the excitement as thousands of Hudson Bay Beluga whales descend upon Churchill each and every summer.” Quick Facts about This Trip: Trip Start/End: Ontario (Toronto) / Manitoba (Winnipeg) Highlights: Manitoba (Winnipeg, Churchill), Ontario (Toronto) Duration: 7 days Tour Type: ValueValue trips offer the most popular sights and experiences in an area,...

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Glimpse Traditional Inuit Communities
Mar21

Glimpse Traditional Inuit Communities

Glimpse Traditional Inuit Communities NEW PROGRAM OFFERS CHANCE TO GLIMPSE LIFE IN CHOICE OF FIVE TRADITIONAL INUIT COMMUNITIES IN ARCTIC CANADA NUNAVUT, CANADA – Canada’s arctic offers visitors a glimpse into a different life; spectacular scenery and wildlife; a sense of timelessness and an experience that will last a lifetime. A new tour series “A Touch of the Arctic”, offered by The Great Canadian Travel Company, features the...

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Take the Train to See Canada’s Belugas This Summer
Mar23

Take the Train to See Canada’s Belugas This Summer

This post is sponsored by Kanetix.ca – compare instant travel insurance quotes from the best insurance providers in Canada and buy online. Save time and money with Kanetix Travel Insurance. (CHURCHILL, MANITOBA, CANADA) – A new five-day summer tour takes you by train to Canada’s far north and introduces you to the flora, fauna and history of one of North America’s most unique towns – Churchill, Manitoba – for less than $1000. The...

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James Taylor at Festival International de Jazz de Montréal
Jan31

James Taylor at Festival International de Jazz de Montréal

(Montreal, January 25, 2012) – The Festival International de Jazz de Montréal team is especially proud to present James Taylor in a pre-opening concert to the 33rd edition of the Festival presented by TD in collaboration with Rio Tinto Alcan, on June 27, 2012 at 7:30 P.M., in the Salle Wilfrid‑Pelletier Place des Arts, as part of the Événements spéciaux series. Tickets for this concert, presented in collaboration with...

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13th Annual Festival Montreal en Lumiere
Jan11

13th Annual Festival Montreal en Lumiere

Montréal, “the city of festivals,” known for its superb cuisine and vibrant nightlife, will light up the Canadian skies and warm the soul with outstanding culinary offerings and exciting cultural entertainment during the 13th edition of the MONTRÉAL EN LUMIÈRE festival.  This midwinter party, formerly known as The Montréal High Lights Festival, features an unrivalled performing arts series, exceptional food and wine tasting activities...

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Kitsilano: Vancouver’s Lovely Western Suburb
Oct08

Kitsilano: Vancouver’s Lovely Western Suburb

Kitsilano, or ‘Kits’ as locals know it, used to be the Vancouver version of San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury district. Nowadays, it is still a fascinating area to visit and worth a day of anyone’s time. Defining the exact area of Kitsilano is not an easy thing to do. The boundaries are roughly from Blenheim Street in the west to Main Street north of 33rd Avenue in the east. What Kits certainly does contain is excellent beaches, an ample...

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Vancouver Museum and Planetarium
Sep17

Vancouver Museum and Planetarium

On the edge of Kitsilano, near Vanier Park, is the Vancouver Museum, one of Canada’s largest civic museums, which houses collections in natural history, archaeology, ethnology and Asian Arts. The exhibits include re-creations of Edwardian rooms and some interesting toys from the same era. Visitors should be able to find this place quite easily if they walk along the seawall westwards from Granville Island.   It also helps...

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