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09/2013

Top 10 Reasons to Travel in Canada

Moraine Lake, AB

1.    Nature

There are countries that offer jungles, deserts, savannahs and tropical islands.   Canada has just about everything else, in mind-numbing abundance.   Few mountains can compare to the sheer scale of the Rockies, the beauty of Cape Breton’s Highlands, the ruggedness of the Yukon and northern British Columbia.  What about our glaciers, endless boreal forest, dramatic coastlines, prairie flats, the Northern Lights, sweeping taiga, cherry blossoms, fall foliage, and the world’s largest collection of sparkling freshwater lakes?  Our wildlife is rich, and diverse:  bear, moose, wolf, elk, caribou, otter, seal, whale, Maple Leaf fans.    Through Parks Canada, the world’s first parks service, Canada is a pioneer in protecting and managing public spaces for all to enjoy.  Best of all, our natural bounty can be appreciated in all four seasons.

2.    Adventure

With our abundant natural spaces, it’s no surprise that adventure-seekers find their home in Canada.   During winter months, we have some of the best ski resorts in the world, scattered …