Niagara Falls in Canada
Niagara Falls is the combined name for 3 waterfalls that straddle the international border between Canada and the United States.
They form the southern end of the Niagara Gorge.
The smallest Bridal Veil Falls are also on the American side, separated from the other waterfalls by Luna Island.
10 places to see in Victoria island in Canada
Victoria BC is an island in the counry of Canada which lies on pacific coastline towards the south of Vancouver.
It is also the capital of British Columbia.Victoria was named after Queen Victoria,the queen of England.
Victoria is also known as "The Garden City".
Victoria has a very mild climate whole year around. Summer is mild and dry whereas the winters are also not extreme compared to other canadian cities. The city gets rainfall from January till March.
The best time to visit Victoria is between Spring and Summer when all the water and outdoor activities can be enjoyed fully. Victoria has a mix population from students to retirees .Because of its climate and beauty ,the City is very popular among retirees . And University of Victoria offers many courses and receives thousands of student enrollment each year.
Victoria is one of the most popular tourist destination in the World. Its scenic beauty, Architectural buildings and numerous outdoor activities invites millions of tourist each year.Infact Victoria is visited by 3.5 million tourist each year which contributes millions of dollars to its tourism industry.
How to reach Victoria:
Getting here is very easy.One can either land at the Victoria International Airport YYJ or take a floatplanes from Vancouver. If you are coming from Seattle then one can take Clipper vacation which offer a package of hotel,ferry and sightseeing or if you are connecting from Port Angeles then Black Ball ferry line is the best option . Also there is a Washington ferry line between Anacortes and Sidney BC, a 20 miles drive from Victoria downtown.
Where to stay: The best place to stay is either downtown or Victoria's inner Harbour. There are many hotels which available according to one's budget. But it is suggested to book in advance because all the hotels gets booked very fast. Getting around is very easy. If you are staying in downtown or inner harbour then most of things and attractions are walkable. There are many tours and sight seeing packages available. Also Victoria has very good public transportaion services.Car Rentals are also available . There are many whale watching tours available which is one of the top and fun activities in Victoria. It is suggested to book the boat tour in advance. Also one can see Victoria through floatpalnes.
Top Tourist Attractions in Victoria:
Some tips - If you are travelling in summer carry sunscreen as it gets really hot specially if you are indulging in water activities. In winters carry some rain gears.
10 places to see in British Columbia
British Columbia is a Canadian province located in western part of Canada.It is also the third largest province of Canada. The other two are Quebec and Ontario. British Columbia is also popularly known as BC. Victoria is the capital of BC. Victoria was named after Queen , who established the British Columbia colony in 1858.
Pacific Ocean forms the coastline of BC and the rugged Cascades mountains extends from Washington state of North America to BC adding more beauty to the province.BC is bordered by US state of Alaska towards its northwest,Washington, Idaho and Montana which are also US states towards its south. Towards its noth lies the territory of Yukon and Northwestern territories of Canada and Alberta Province to the east.
BC has many cities but the most populated is Vancouver city forming 60 percent of its population . Vancouver is also the main metropolitan area in BC. BC was also the host of winter Olympic games in 2010 held in Whistler. British Columbia has abunance of beauty. Infact BC is one of the most scenic province in Canada . Each year millions of tourist visit BC from within the Canada and around the World as well. BC has one of the most flourished tourism industry in Canada. BC offers a vast variety of attractions and activities to its visitors. It has many National parks, beaches, hot springs,rivers, hiking trails,beautiful Gardens and snow covered mountains and Ski resorts. In summer time one can indulge in whale watching,kayaking,fishing,walk and realx on the beach or go and see the attractions in BC and in Winter time Ski on the Snow clad mountains.
There are seven main National Parks reserves in BC:
The main attractions to Visit in BC are:
British Columbia is a gifted natural beauty and one finds peace in its serene environment. People who love to travel and go places should visit BC.
Olympic national park in Washington state usa
Olympic National Park is situated in Washington State on Olympic Peninsula in Pacific Northwest.
It was established in 1938 and covers 922,650 acres of area.
Its spectacular scenery and immaculate condition contributes it to be one of the renowned World Heritage site.
In 1981 UNESCO declared Olympic National Park as one of the World Heritage Site.
Originally the park has four regions and three ecoystem.
The three ecosystem are sub-alpine forest,wildflower meadow,temperate forest and the rugged pacific shores.
The four regions are Pacific Coastline,Alpine Rainforest,Temperate rainforest and the forest of the drier eastside.
The park features everything from splendid beaches, lakes, rivers, to snow covered mountains and lush rainforests .
The park is a paradise for hikers and climbers.
It is a natural treasure and offers limitless resources to scientists and students.
Each year hundreds of visitor come here for adventure,relaxion or to explore.
Places to see in Olympic National Park are:
Olympic National Forest
Hoh Rain Forest
Olympic Peninsula loop drive
Quinault Rain Forest
Shi Shi Beach
Sol Duc Hot spring
Olympic Hot Springs
Ozette Loop Hike
How to reach:
The nearest city is Port Angeles . Highway US 101 is the best to reach here.
Address for Olympic Park Visitor Center:
3002 Mount Angeles Rd, Port Angeles, WA 98362
Open: 9am- 4pm
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