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5 Places to Visit in Canada this Summer

5 Places to Visit in Canada this Summer

With its impressive landscapes, vast natural settings, coupled with with cities celebrating longer (and warmer) days, summer may just be the best time to visit Canada. Here are five places north of the (US) border to consider for a summer getaway, so it may just be time to book a flight to Canada to enjoy […]

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An Anniversary Sunset Hike at Burnaby Mountain, British Columbia, Canada

An Anniversary Sunset Hike at Burnaby Mountain, British Columbia, Canada

The rays from sun turned everything a crimson color and illuminated the waters at the foot of the mountain. I savor moments like that, moments like my sunset at Burnaby Mountain in British Columbia, Canada. One of my favorite outdoor activities is trekking and on one of my recent trips I hiked Burnaby Mountain. This […]

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Thinking About Canada? A look at Three of Canada’s Finest Ski Resorts

Thinking About Canada? A look at Three of Canada’s Finest Ski Resorts

Canada is known worldwide for its ski resorts and every year thousands of faithful powder pilgrims make their way to Canada to sample the slopes and indulge in the lifestyle offered by the numerous destinations. Let’s have a look at some of the best and give you some recommendations. Whistler Whistler in British Columbia is […]

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Walking Along the Niagara Falls

Walking Along the Niagara Falls

One of the most remarkable aspects to Niagara Falls remains its accessibility. To simply walk along side the Niagara River and view the majestic waterfalls.  And view it for free. There is no long hike and it’s not in an exotic land (not for us Americans, although I do recommend crossing into Canada) either. It […]

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Sunset Sunday-The Best Sunset View from Niagara Falls, Canada

Sunset Sunday-The Best Sunset View from Niagara Falls, Canada

The sun doesn’t set perfectly behind the Niagara Falls. The dream image of a perfect sunset along side the majesty and might of the Niagara Falls essentially can not be captured. Its geography – the sun sets in the west. But for visitors to Niagara Falls, the Skylon Tower on the Canadian side of the […]

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Sunset Sunday-Good-bye From Churchill Airport in Manitoba

Sunset Sunday-Good-bye From Churchill Airport in Manitoba

At one point on my recent arctic adventure I wondered if I’d see a sunset in Churchill at all. Then on my third and final evening in town, I braved the arctic air and dropping temperatures to capture the moment. However, I didn’t witness the sun dip below the horizon during my first  Churchill sunset. […]

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Wide Awake Thanks to the Northern Lights

Wide Awake Thanks to the Northern Lights

I couldn’t sleep; in fact I was wide awake. Alive. I guess you can say the lights kept me up. After my first night I even wondered if the Northern Lights, my first views of the Aurora Borealis, were just a dream, but after a second night of embracing the arctic air, the vibrant, dancing lights […]

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Postcard-Exploring Planet Hoth from Churchill, Manitoba

Postcard-Exploring Planet Hoth from Churchill, Manitoba

Churchill, Manitoba is north. Far north. It is on the edge of the Arctic Circle and near the tree line. That’s the line where the trees end and the ice world begins (in winter). In summer I imagine the tundra to be beautiful, but my trip took me up north in winter to view the […]

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