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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Museums in Montreal
Museum of Canadian Railways The Canadian Railroad Museum is located in the southern suburbs of Montreal. Here are collected more than 250 thousand exhibits on the history of this type…

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Canada ski resorts
Canada is a country with a wide variety of natural areas. In summer, marine recreation and ecotourism are available here. River banks, lake surfaces, mountain slopes and waterfalls attract here…

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Cathedrals of montreal

Notre Dame Cathedral

In the heart of Montreal, on Arts Square, is Canada’s national historic landmark – Notre Dame Basilica – one of the most beautiful buildings in the world.

The cathedral, containing up to nine thousand parishioners, was erected in 1829 according to the design of James O’Donnell, an architect who revived the Gothic style. Therefore, from the outside the cathedral looks somewhat gloomy with its seventy-meter pointed peaked bell towers, which are directed upward. It is noteworthy that the ringing of one of the ten-ton bells, called Jean-Baptiste, is heard at a distance of 25 kilometers from the temple. Continue reading

Thousand islands

It was a long time ago … Severe glaciers covered our young Earth and it seemed that it would always be so. But the sun warmed the blue ice, thin streams began to make their way, ran faster and faster, merged, spilled and rushed more fun and louder. The ice melted, retreating under the pressure of water and the sun, streams paved their way in the hills, connecting in a huge lake. Over the centuries, the high hills turned into many, many small islands, overgrown with forests and scattered on the vast expanse of a clear lake …

People came. We stood with severely browed eyes and decided that these were fragments of paradise, which God had broken, having taken offense at people …. And they came up with a beautiful legend.

The Supreme Native American God, sitting in his heaven, glanced at people who are always at war and fighting among themselves. Continue reading

Banff National Park, AB
I will say right away - Banff is not the way I remember him. I remember that from a year ago I promised to go to Alberta National Parks this…

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Calgary - Main Attractions
You can write about Canada as much as you like - this is the country of “maple leaves”, the birthplace of hockey, a huge number of lakes, waterfalls and endless…

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Travel to the country of maple leaves. Parliament of Canada and Parliament Hill
I really wanted to see the Parliament of Canada. I wanted so much that I almost easily arranged for an organized tour, knowing that in this case an excursion into…

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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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