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
Essential tips for travel to Canada from the US … and $40 off yer first AirB&B stay … Source: How to road trip to Canada on a budget | I Backpack Canada
In 2017, the Government of Canada recognizes three significant events of the First World War (1914-1918) and the Second World War (1939-1945) which have touched the lives of many Canadians and left a lasting legacy in the history of our country. Historic anniversaries: 2016 World War anniversaries Source: 2017 World War anniversaries
Traveling Québec’s north shore … Source: Québékoisie | Mofilm
This is a great blog by Jenn from Sylvan Lake, Alberta. Thanks Jenn!
Every year in late winter, as soon as the sap starts to run in the sugar maples, Willis starts to boil it down into maple syrup. It’s a springtime ritual.
Here’s the latest from Corbin Fraser at ibackpackcanada … The area of Saskatchewan is considered very flat and there are multiple farmlands for as far as the eyes can see, however there is a really special place that is nestled into the space. The beautiful Great Sand Hills cover 1,900 square kilometers of space in […]
Nunavut teen artists are throwing a special event “down south” as they fundraise for a massive new mural project. Source: Curious about Cape Dorset arts? Let’s go to the mall | CBC Arts
The Hupacasath First Nation has been drawing sap from the many big leaf maple trees on its land and converting it into syrup. Source: Sweet success: B.C. First Nation launches commercial maple syrup venture | CTV Vancouver Island News
“Innovation is actually accelerating not only in the digital space but also more broadly, in …” – Bill Gates discussing innovation in the Pacific Northwest … Source: Microsoft co-founder points to Canada as world leader in innovation