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Inspiration for exploring Canadian places and cultures and other favourite destinations through spectacular storytelling and photography, insider travel tips and service information, news and reviews.

Map of Canada's Great Trail
Map: Chris Brackley/Canadian Geographic
Formerly known as the Trans Canada Trail, the Great Trail celebrates the country's natural splendour and will be nearly 24,000 kilometres when fully connected by the end of 2017
Canadian Geographic editors' favourite travel 2016
Canadian Geographic/Wikimedia Commons
Can Geo editors reveal their favourite destinations and travel experiences from the past year
A sign advertising the status of the Inuvik-Tuktoyaktuk ice road
Photo: Richard Hartmier/Canadian Geographic
Next winter, the ice road connecting Inuvik and Tuktoyaktuk will be replaced by an all-season overland highway
The most Christmassy place names in Canada
Map: Nick Walker/Canadian Geographic
'Tis the season for the country's winter wonderlands, jolly jurisdictions and seasonal spots.
Photo © Carol Croake/Trumpeter Swan Coalition
Bundle up for some of Ontario’s best seasonal birding
rideau canal skateway
Photo: Joey Waitschat/Canadian Geographic Photo Club
These urban centres really know how to heat up the chilly months
Gordon Lightfoot illustration by Robert Carter for Canadian Geographic
Illustration: Robert Carter/Canadian Geographic
The 'Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald' balladeer recalls his childhood exploits in Orillia, Ont. and the surrounding lake country
charlevoix massif rodeling
Photo: André-Olivier Lyra
Beat the blues this winter with a fun, off-beat vacation in Quebec's Charlevoix region
The Cotton Factory in Hamilton, Ontario
Photo courtesy The Cotton Factory
Art is now the hottest commodity in the city that steel built 
(Photo: Scotty Sherin/Tourism Nova Scotia)
World-class waves and a growing community are quickly making Canada a top surfing destination
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