Big White Travel
The Big White Ski Resort is 56 km from Kelowna in the center of the British Columbia Okanagan Valley. Big White is famous for its stable and large snow cover,…

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Calgary, Banff, Whistler, Vancouver
Distance Banff - Whistler 795 km. When we left Banff, it was snowing heavily. It turned out that in Canada, roads are not cleaned. I had to go on a…

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Overseas trip to Canada
In the summer, my husband was sent on a business trip to Canada. Naturally, I decided to join him, and even take our two teenage children. After all, there is…

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Old Quebec

The old city is not very large, and there should be enough day for a surface inspection. Against the background of European cities, it would not be very noticeable, but for North America the square kilometer of a rather integral ensemble of the 18th and 19th centuries is a completely unique thing. Cities of this time are also in the USA (for example, Newport), but the architecture there is completely different. Quebec, despite the fact that most of the center was built or rebuilt under the British, retains clear features of French influence, and the presence of the fortress wall and the St. Lawrence River – the second most powerful North American watercourse – makes it unique. Continue reading

Travel to the country of maple leaves. Ottawa

Ottawa is a special city. It lies on two borders: it is only two hours to the US border, the second border passes through the city and divides the provinces of Ontario and Quebec.

The city became a compromise in choosing the capital of the state – the wise Queen Victoria personally appointed Ottawa as the main city of young Canada in order to stop all sorts of discontent from the French and English sides. Toronto and Montreal equally claimed the title of capital, and both cities were left with nothing. There are legends of how long and leisurely the Queen chose the capital, and her elegant hat pin, randomly stuck in a map, decided the fate of the city. But I do not really believe in such a thing – Victoria was too smart a woman to entrust the solution of such an important issue to a pin … Continue reading

Vancouver
Vancouver is located in British Columbia, on the southwestern tip of Canada on the Pacific coast. It is the largest city in the province and one of the main ports…

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Diving in Canada
Vancouver Island Dive Tour (14 days) One of the best places in the world for diving besides the Red Sea is the cold waters of Vancouver Island, in particular, Port…

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GORILLA Granby
Victoriously marching around the planet, the year of the eastern monkey, decided to look into a small town with the unpretentious name Granby, which was leisurely located in the southern…

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Antigua. Travel to the country of Wadadli
Antigua and Barbuda is locally called Wadadli, and much of the island also includes this “Wadadli” as part of the name. The local Wadadli beer is reminiscent of the Dominican…

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