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Waterton Lakes National Park

Wildflowers bloom and glacier-fed lakes sparkle in this isolated corner of southwestern <b>Alberta</b>, where the prairies meet the mountains, inviting a huge variety of flora (it's considered the wildflower capital of Canada), and fauna, from grizzlies to mountain sheep. Watertonian and Indiana transplant …

National Parks

You Better Belize It! Eight Fabulous Hotels in Belize

The Central American country of Belize is surrounded by Guatemala to the west and south, Mexico to the north, and the Caribbean Sea to the east. The …

Top 10: Things to Do in Canada’s National Parks

Canada is chock-full of national parks, marine reserves, and other protected places. Here are our picks for the top ten don't-miss spots.<p>Spot Polar Bears in Wapusk<p>This Manitoba park’s name means “white bear” in the Cree language, and for good reason—the remote realm on the shores of Hudson Bay is …

Hiking

How to climb the Matterhorn

The only sound was our breathing and the steady crunch of loose rock underfoot as we made our way forward in the darkness. Other than the glow of our head-torches, the only other light in the blackness was the steady flash of lightning from a storm off to the east. It was 3am and we were on our way …

Rio de Janeiro - Paddle at Ipanema Beach

Week in wildlife – in pictures

A capped gibbon, alligator eggs and a herd of deer at sunrise feature in this week’s roundup of images from the natural world

Wildlife

Week's Best Space Pictures: Sun Flares, Webb Prepares, and Fogo Scares

A battered moon shows its age, while the sun acts up and a volcano erupts, in the week's best space pictures.