Canada – A Land That Needs To Be Explored
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Canada - A Land That Needs To Be Explored
Canada is one of the many countries that people wish to visit in their lifetime. The country has a lot of attractions for the tourists. Canada is not a small country, it is a huge country, in fact the second largest country in the world, with varied attractions from coast to coast. The country cannot be covered in a single trip. People keep coming back as tourists to take in the sights year after year.
If you like fresh water activities then Canada has the great lakes of Ontario, Erie and Huron. Here you can relax and enjoy the activities on offer. Ontario is a place that is famous for wines and you can go for guided wine tours. Ontario vineyards are the main producers of Canadian wines. Niagara Falls also is in Ontario, one of the natural Seven Wonders of the World, a must see for all tourists. Ontario is home to a lot of national parks, serene lakes and pristine rivers; in fact it is a treat for nature lovers.
Ottawa, the Capital of Canada has a lot of tourist attractions like the Parliament, Tower of the World, Stables of the Royal Palace etc. Ottawa is also home to the longest skating rink in the world in the winter when the Rideau Canal freezes. Other attractions include the variety of museums the city has to offer and various cultural locations.
The largest city in Canada is Toronto, which is often feted for its cleanliness. This commercial city is the place where you find huge skyscrapers, offices and also wonderful parks.
Quebec is the largest Canadian province known for its ski resorts as well as tranquil beaches. The mountains, beaches, waterfalls etc., makes it a nature lover's paradise. For this reason the province is also known as the beautiful province. Montreal is the largest city in Quebec and is known as the city of saints. It is a historical city with a happening cultural atmosphere.
Nova Scotia or New Scotland is surrounded by the ocean and provides a lot of attractions for the tourist. Winnipeg is a place known for its museum, art gallery and the ballet. Yukon is another place which is famous for the gold rush. With so many attractions, it becomes necessary for a tourist to return again and again.
Canada has changed its travel rules. There is a new document that is required for all travellers who wish to stay or just transit through Canada, and this is known as the Electronic Travel Authorization or eTA. Electronic Travel Authorization can be applied online. It is a very simple process and you can get authorization after submission within a few minutes. The Electronic Travel Authorization is valid for a period of five years or till the time your passport expires, whichever is earlier. Countries like the US are exempt from getting this document. People from countries that need visa need to get a visa Canada and they do not need this authorization document.