Canada is the world’s second largest country after Russia, and this North American country has many diverse regions and attractions. Alberta boasts the Rocky Mountains and vast areas of farmlands, along with the provincial capital Edmonton, which is home to North America’s largest shopping and entertainment complex.
In Atlantic Canada, on the far eastern shore, you’ll find rugged coastline and maritime culture. Nova Scotia is packed with picturesque fishing villages and the large metropolitan centre of Halifax, while Newfoundland and Labrador offer whale watching and beautiful scenic bays.
British Columbia is a diverse province, where you can enjoy skiing in the Rockies, hiking in the wilderness, sailing and sampling wine in the vineyards. You can also visit the cities of Vancouver and Victoria for sightseeing and culture.
In Ontario you’ll find the capital Ottawa and lots of cultural activities, while Toronto is a major arts hub and the magnificent Niagara Falls cannot be missed. Quebec is a former French colony steeped in history and culture, and highlights include historic fortified Quebec City and Montreal, Canada’s second largest city which hosts major international events and festivals.