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5 Stunning National Parks in Ontario to Visit This Year

Canada turns 150 this year and to celebrate, all National Parks in Canada have free admission for 2017. Due to this, Lonely Planet and the New York …

National Parks

10 of the Best Hiking Trails Near Ottawa

Canada’s capital city offers year-round opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. From ice skating on the Rideau Canal in winter to summer sports in the …

Quebec City

Quebec City

How to Spend 48 Hours in Toronto

Shares 24<p>In June, I visited Canada for only the second time. Toronto to be specific.<p>I was in town for the annual North American TBEX conference, so I …


First time Montréal: what to do in the City of Saints

Bold, brazen and beautiful, Montréal is a tantalizing tale of two worlds: new-world energy and excitement meets old-world glamour and grace. Take in the best of both while sipping a creamy <i>café au lait</i> on a Parisian-style sidewalk <i>terrasse</i>. <i>Canadienne</i> to the core, with its pristine urban streets and …

Three-Day Weekend: Quebec City

You may fall so hard for the charms and quirks of Quebec City that you'll find yourself mistaking the St. Lawrence River for the Seine.

Quebec City

3 great B.C. escapes within a drive or ferry ride from Vancouver

There’s a reason why the area northwest of West Vancouver is called the Sunshine Coast. In its dozen seaside villages, you’ll find everything from …

Exploring Canada’s Extremes

Five stunning national parks await beyond North America's 49th parallel. But beware: you'll face shifting ice, mercurial weather, and polar bears if you take this path less traveled.<p>Want to get off the tourist-beaten track? Then look no farther than our northern neighbor, where a string of five …


Pictures: Canada's Cities

Travel Photography

Canada National Parks

What’s your fancy: sandy beaches, rocky coasts, lush forests, or glacial lakes? Canada has them all, in a national park system that’s one of the world’s best.

National Parks

Turn an old monitor into a wall display with a Raspberry Pi

Have an old monitor and Raspberry Pi lying around? Put them both to great use with this DIY wall-mounted display.<p>So you have an unused Raspberry Pi -- or five -- lying around and you don't know what to do with it. You're not alone, even if there are hundreds of projects at the ready.<p>You can turn it …

Raspberry Pi

Federal Judge Blocks Arkansas Executions

ATLANTA — A federal judge on Saturday halted Arkansas’ plans for an extraordinary series of executions set to begin on Monday, adding to the legal chaos surrounding what began as one state’s effort to put eight convicted murderers to death over less than two weeks.<p>Although the Arkansas attorney …

Eighth Amendment

North Korea surprises with display of new missiles

<b>(CNN) —</b> North Korea put its adversaries on notice Saturday, when it showed off a bevy of new missiles and launchers at its annual military parade.<p>Pyongyang showed off two new intercontinental ballistic missile-sized canisters as well as displaying its submarine-launched ballistic missile and a …

North Korea