According to one of the recent rankings of the “Best Countries in the World”, Canada is ranked number one! Let’s start with some interesting facts about one of the most beloved countries in the world – Canada:
1. Almost half of Canada’s total population was born in another country
2. The literacy rate in Canada is just one percent below 100!
3. Canada is home to more than 10% of the world’s green blankets
4. The Yukon once recorded a temperature of -63℃, which is almost as cold as March!
Interesting, huh? We are just as awesome! The best part is that we are just starting to talk about the country! So, read on!
Canada is known for its impeccable quality of life, its safety for women and its inclusivity. It is also on the list of the top ten countries that welcome and receive the most immigrants in the world. It is indeed one of the most sought-after countries among people looking to switch to a safer and more fun lifestyle! Among the many other advantages of living in the “best country in the world” are an excellent education system, excellent infrastructure and an excellent health system, a widespread liberal ideology and, of course, its beautiful cities!
In addition to being a peaceful home for many, Canada is also known for having some of the most beautiful and magnificent cities in the world. Although different people may have different opinions about the best places to visit in Canada, in our opinion, almost every city in the country is worth a visit! However, since everyone has to start somewhere, let’s take a look at some of the most favorite choices you can choose to start your journey in the awesome Canadian lands!
Starting with the most popular choices among most people in the world, Montreal! Montreal is a beautiful city based on an island located in the St. Lawrence River. The second largest city in Canada and the largest city in the province of Quebec in Canada, Montreal, was established in the early 1640s as a French mission station. Despite this, it is the second largest French-speaking city after the obvious, Paris! Given its long history and rich culture, the people of this city are in absolute love with festivals, music, art, food and everything great! Today, the city represents a perfect combination of history, culture and modernity. The city is home to major universities attracting students and young people from all over the world. Monuments, museums and infrastructure, on the other hand, never fail to mesmerize tourists from all over the world.
Some places that you must visit in Montreal are:
1. Basilica of Our Lady
2. Hotels near Mount Royal Park
3. Museum of Fine Arts
4. Botanical Garden
5. Old Montreal or Old Montreal
In addition, the St. Lawrence River is another of the best cities to visit in Canada! Quebec City! It can easily be called The most beautiful city to visit in Canada. Also dating from the sixteenth century, it is another historical city in the country that has the most beautiful sites to see! The city has a fortified colonial core, with beautiful stone walls and streets to explore and get lost peacefully.
Some of the best places to visit in Quebec City are:
1. The Citadel of Quebec
2. Plains of Abraham (Action fields)
3. Petit Champlain District
4. Fairmont The Chateau Frontenac
5. Quebec-Lévis Ferry
Toronto-the capital of Ontario, is considered the most beautiful city to visit in Canada by many! Also the largest city in the country, with more than three million inhabitants, Toronto is one of the best choices among tourists and immigrants! Home to one of the most undisputed monuments in the country, the 553-meter CN Tower, the city is the financial and commercial center of Canada. This multicultural country is home to people of various ethnicities and cultures!
Some of the city’s most famous landmarks include:
1. CN Tower
2. Hotels near Royal Ontario Museum
4. St. Lawrence Market
5. Casa Loma
Although very populous, some of Canada’s most beloved cities, such as Toronto, are a charming little town with a population of just over 25,000 – Whitehorse, Yukon! If you want to explore the best of the “north” and the absolute top of all the “to do” lists – witness the great Northern lights – this city is perfect for you! This city is the perfect harmony of old and new, and greens and blues! Ideal for complete fans of the winter seasons, Whitehorse is the perfect place! Possessing only the Northern Lights, this city can easily be called the most beautiful city to visit in Canada! But, if you want to challenge it, the only way to find out is to visit! So here is a guide for that!
Some of the most popular sights in this city include:
2. The Northern Lights
3. * Museum of the Old Log Church
4. Hot Springs
5. Emerald Lake
Another of the best places to visit in Canada is this beautiful and charming little town of Halifax. Known for its great walks, food and sights, for a first-time visitor, Halifax is an absolute feast for the eyes! This city has its fair share of contributions to the history of the country. It was in Halifax that the very first printed book and the very first newspaper in Canada (Halifax Gazette) were born! Could it be more awesome? Among other things, this city is known for its art, music, theater, sights and festivals.
Some of the main reasons why you need to visit this city are:
1. Hotels near Halifax Citadel National Historic Site
2. Port of Halifax
3. Peggy’s Cove in Halifax
4. Maritime Museum of the Atlantic
5. Port Cruise