The places in Canada that need to be seen

by admin on January 7, 2013

Canada is wonderfulCanada is a wonderful country with so many sites to explore and places of interest to offer to the travelers. To the north it has a delightful wilderness; to the west it has a wonderful coast, and another one near Labrador and Newfoundland. We should also mention the Great Lakes and the rural zone around Ontario and Quebec. The country is famous for its fabulous beauty and is worth to be visited many times. Canada is the second biggest country in the world and as such has such a great variety of nature. In case that you have just a limited amount of time, below are described several of the must see attractions that you should not miss.

Without any doubt, the first one is the Canadian Side of the Niagara Falls, known as Horseshoe Falls. As one can guess, the name comes from the shape of the area. This Niagara Fallsattraction is placed a very short drive away from Toronto and is among the main spots that focus the attention of the tourists. Great place for dining there is the Tower Skylon, which offers a fantastic panoramic view in all directions. This restaurant is very good, but you should make reservation in advance to avoid disappointment as usually, it is full.

Another area that travelers should pay attention to is the city of Toronto with all its sites and places of interest. Toronto is among the most exciting cities in Canada and is famous with its cosmopolitan atmosphere. By coming to Toronto city, the tourist will be able to experience a great diversity in culture that covers all spheres including art and fashion, entertainment and cuisine. Apartments in Toronto can be found at very reasonable price and also close to the places that need to be seen. Such places are Dundas Square set in the center and the new CN Tower, which secures great views towards the city and the lake that, surrounds it. During the summer season the city hosts plenty of festivals, some of them being the largest on the globe.

New BrunswickA region that should not be missed is the one of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. There are to be visited the Bay Fundy with its incredible tides and the preserved fortress in the city of Louisbourg in Nova Scotia. The area is ideal to try different lobster meals, which are very, very tasty. Here are also to be seen the capital city of this province – Halifax, as well as the Island Cape Breton with its inspiring ocean views. In Nova Scotia is based the light house Peggy’s Cove, which is a symbol of the country.

In case that your trip will be to Quebec Province, then you will have French experience. Art, music, food – everything here will delight people who love French culture. The capital of the province is Montreal and it is often associated with and compared to the city of Paris. If you travel with your kids, then a good place to go to is Wonderland, a theme park with numerous attractions and a huge aqua park open during the summer.

Those travelers, who have more time and plan to visit The Canadian Rockies and British Columbia, will get a bit of the European atmosphere. The places to be checked here include Lake Louise, the city of Vancouver, as well as the capital Victoria with its Butchart gardens and the wax museum. One can also enjoy whale watching here in certain periods of the year. In case that you have time, the other attractions to be visited include the National Park Banff, set in the center of the Rocky Mountains. In order to see the polar bears, travelers should go Quebecto the town of Churchill, a small town placed in northern Manitoba area. The bears usually come near this town in September and are a great attraction.

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