Canada is one
of the celebrated countries of the world. The second largest country
in the world has unique blend of French-English culture. With plenty
of worth watching cities, the country is not densely populated.
The cities of Canada have their own magnificence and grandeur that
magnetizes people round the globe.
Land of Provinces
The vast area
of the country along with variation in flora and fauna varies in
other attractions too. The different provinces have the aura that
leaves no visitor from getting beguiled. They vary in not just flora
and fauna but also the culture and other temptations.
The capital city of Canada –Toronto has any and everything.
Where on one hand the city is the home for the longest street in
the world- the Yonge Street, on the other hand it has the 1815 foot
tall CN tower that is well known to be the tallest free standing
structure in the world. This isn’t all. The visitors also
take delight in the ravishing and enticing antiques displayed at
the Sigmund Samuel Canadian Gallery and the eternal tourist destination-the
Royal Canadian Museum.
The Prince Edward Island, the smallest province enthralls
the visitors with its scenic splendor. The place is blessed not
just with beautiful landscapes, sandstone cliffs on its southern
coast but also sparkling green fields in the interior, crystal blue
beach water of the sandy beaches around the coastline.
New Brunswick that is rooted in the French tradition s
rich in seafood and fishing. The place has nestled the largest and
busy town of Saint John that reminds of the history of the province.
Fishing and hunting are adored in the Newfoundland region
too. It is the largest of the Atlantic Province that has the eleventh
century Viking outpost as its outstanding attraction.
The New Scotland or Nova Scotia smells of Scotland as well
as French fragrance. The amalgamation is also of the contemporary
and the archaic structures like from the nineteenth century historic
buildings there are exclusive latest shopping malls, apartments,
The British Columbia province is distinctively bifurcated
into the lush green forests and the dry and arid region.
The Quebec province and the Quebec City have a lot to treat
the visitors. The Montreal region of the Quebec province has special
seasonal festivals. The winter season is a host to the La Fete des
Neiges festival; the summers welcome all the Jazz and opera lovers
with its Montreal International Music Competition and the International
Opera Festival respectively. The Festival Internationale de Nouvelle
Danse and the International film festival add to the beauty of autumn
season. The Quebec City that is the capital of the Quebec Province
is quite significant from the perspective of trade and commerce
and its noteworthy historical buildings.
To hail all the golf, tennis, baseball and soccer lovers, the third
largest city of Canada - Vancouver has more than
numerous golf courses, tennis courts, baseball and soccer fields.
The city has an exotic forty storey Harbor Center climbing up at
which one can gaze at the Gastown (a renowned tourist spot) and
Chinatown (the blooming Chinese community of Vancouver). For the
children as well as the adults there is Stanley Park Zoo that is
nestled in a thousand acre Stanley Park.
If Canada happens to be your holiday destination in the first two
weeks of July, not to miss is the Calgary Stampede
i.e. the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth. This show has worldwide
popularity that fetches innumerable tourists to Calgary.
Last but not the least are the Canadian Rockies-
the Rocky Mountains on the edge between Alberta and British Columbia,
the 4200 square mile Jasper National Park and the first national
park of Canada i.e. the Banff National Park.
Canada is the
place where sports never say die. The country is known for its water
sports like canoeing, sailing and so forth. Apart from these there
is the national game of Canada- Lacrosse, the Canadians adorable
game of Hockey, Basket ball and the like.
The moment Canada
ranks first on your dream destinations, just collect little information
about the weather of the place that varies with the provinces there.
For instance, the Quebec and provinces adjacent to it have hot and
humid summers with cold winters. But the Northwest Canadian Territories
are different with short cool summers and long cool winters. However,
the concoction or fusion of diverse cultures and climate, picturesque
attractions, cuisine, language, people etc. make Canada what it
is- a place worth loving and visiting.
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by: Mansi Aggarwal
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