The Empress of Ireland Museum is the latest addition to the Pointe-au-Père Maritime Historic Site near Rimouski, Quebec, which includes the Onondaga submarine and the 1909 Pointe-au-Père Lighthouse.
Learn more about Canada – This online project is “The largest digital source of stories and experiences shared by Canada’s museums and heritage organizations.”
There’s nothing like finding a good motor hotel when you’re been on the road for awhile.
Up the Saguenay River, not far past Sacré-Coeur, you’ll find Canopée Lit – “Cabins Perched In The Forest”… treehouses … Hébergement écotouristique …
The Saint-Louis Forts and Châteaux National Historic Site (Chateau Saint Louis) was created by Parks Canada in Quebec City.
Corbin Fraser’s Brief History of the Metis at I Backpack Canada …
It is rumoured that in the early 1940s Al Capone had a secret Canadian hideaway cabin near the hamlet of Quadeville, about 150 km southwest of Ottawa.
Check out Corbin Fraser’s article on five of the most amazing natural hot springs in British Columbia: 5 Amazing Natural Hot Springs in British Columbia | I Backpack Canada Also see the Roadstories post from our trip out there … Hot Springs In Canada
Ontario Tourism is pitching Canadian Canoe Culture to the world with a new campaign including this teaser … #paddleon #WhereAmI #DiscoverON
From the West of the 5th blog … Source: West of the 5th : Ferry Point
Attractiveness and competitiveness in the shipping business. – A new report ranking the best maritime cities states that Vancouver is poised to be a global maritime business because its policy framework is very attractive to the shipping industry. Source: Vancouver hailed as maritime city for Asia | AsianPacificPost.com | Chinese newspaper, Filipino newspaper, Philippines newspaper.
Great alphabetical list of opening and closing dates for provincial parks in Ontario, 2017… Source: Operating Dates at Ontario Parks for 2017