Saskatchewan

Photo: Canada Tourism, Dog sledding Saskatchewan is bordered on the west by Alberta , on the north by the Northwest Territories, on the east by Manitoba , and on the south by the U.S. states of Montana and North Dakota. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/XSrfHxZekEyyEKe6A Elsewhere on the Web Saskatchewan Environmental Society Saskatchewan Tourism Education Council http://www.saskatchewantraveltales.com …

Niagara Falls

Photo: Ken Lund, Maid of the Mist Wikipedia: Niagara Falls is three waterfalls that straddle the international border between the Canadian province of Ontario and the US state of New York. They form the southern end of the Niagara Gorge. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/3rsJFXGAovt9Y8Yw6 Elsewhere on the Web niagarafallsusa.com niagarafallstourism.com niagarafallsupclose.com niagara-power-vista Photos Artwork Wikipedia Niagara …

Montreal

Photo: Laurie Illan Montreal is the populous municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec and the second-most populous municipality in Canada as a whole. Originally called Ville-Marie, or “City of Mary,” it is named after Mount Royal, the triple-peaked hill in the heart of the city. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/zo5A6r7ckyzCcU1JA Questions What would locals like visitors …

United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement (USMCA)

Buzzwords USCMA = Acronym for the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement, a pending free trade agreement between Canada, Mexico, and the United States of which negotiations have been concluded, but which has not been signed or ratified. Version 2.0 of NAFTA Headlines https://www.politico.com/news/2019/12/07/usmca-us-mexico-negotiations-077696 https://qz.com/1480539/at-the-g20-trudeau-and-nieto-rejected-trumps-name-for-the-new-nafta USMCA, the new trade deal between the US, Canada, and Mexico, explained – …

Nova Scotia

Photo: Tsai Project, Peggys Point Lighthouse Spotlight on Nova Scotia, Canada Elsewhere on the Web http://www.nscc.ca http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/ns/grahambell/index.aspx https://www.facebook.com/alexandergrahambellmuseumstore Nova Scotia Department of Tourism, Culture and Heritage http://madeinns.com – http://thelocaltravelerns.com @GillianWesleyNS – http://www.youtube.com/user/TheLocalTravelerNS Government https://novascotia.ca/government Photos Wikipedia Nova Scotia Bay of Fundy Planeta.com Canada Canada Links Pictou Landing

Nunavut

Photo: Anders Sandberg, Lake Effect Nunavut is the newest, largest, and most northerly territory of Canada. It was separated officially from the Northwest Territories on April 1, 1999, via the Nunavut Act and the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement Act, though the boundaries had been drawn in 1993. The creation of Nunavut resulted in the first …

2019 Heart of the City

Poster Montreal – Park People’s Heart of the City Conference takes place June 12-14. Heart of the City is hosted by Park People (@Park_People ) an independent charity that supports and mobilizes people to help them activate the power of parks to improve quality of life in cities across Canada. Keynote speaker Jerome Dupras is both bassist …

NHL Links

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Pictou Landing

Photo: Dennis Jarvis, The Harold Key Links https://plfn.ca Mark Lang Song Australian singer-songwriter Mark Lang (Skipping Girl Vinegar) returns with new single ‘Pictou Landing’ ahead of an Australian Launch Tour. Based upon the man-made devastation of Nova Scotia, Canada’s Boat Harbour. The footage is taken by a short film Lang made whilst on tour in …

Banff National Park

Photo: Bernard Spragg, Bow River Banff National Park is Canada’s first national park and the flagship of the nation’s park system. The park encompasses more than 6,000 square kilometers of mountain wilderness and is part of the larger Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks UNESCO World Heritage Site. More than three million visitors a year make the …