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Musicians at the top of Loma de la Cruz in Holguin, Cuba, with a view of the city beyond

Climb up the 460 steps of the Loma de la Cruz (Hill of the Cross) in Holguin, Cuba, and you'll be rewarded with a breathtaking view of the city. If you're lucky, you'll encounter live musicians (pictured) whose songs add to the atmosphere. (Photo: Bonnie Munday)

Photo: Bonnie Munday
From enjoying a family-style meal in a "paladar" to retracing the history of the revolution, a visit to eastern Cuba is a must for authentic culture-seekers
These 10 photos from @CanGeoTravel's Instagram community will inspire you to book your next holiday closer to home
Paddleboarders on the Sea of Cortez, Los Cabos, Mexico

From swimming with whale sharks in the Gulf of California to art-crawling (with tequila!) in San José del Cabo's Gallery District, Los Cabos have something to satisfy every type of traveller. (Photo: Ben Horton)

Photo: Ben Horton
Adrenaline rush or art crush? In Los Cabos, you don't have to choose. 
The air up here might hurt your face, but the views are worth it 
Inuit on ATVs on the Itijjagiaq Trail on Baffin Island

Although it only recently became part of The Great Trail network, the Itijjagiaq Trail has a long history among the Inuit of southern Baffin Island as a convenient overland route between Iqaluit and Kimmirut. (Photo: Ossie Michelin/Canadian Geographic)

Photo: Ossie Michelin/Canadian Geographic
360-degree views of the Itijjagiaq Trail, a traditional route across southern Baffin Island that is now part of The Great Trail's national trail network
RIU Palace Paradise Island Nassau, Bahamas

The recently-renovated RIU Palace Paradise Island offers five-star amenities including a spa, multiple onsite restaurants, two pools, and of course, white sand and warm ocean water. (Photo courtesy RIU Palace Paradise Island)

Photo courtesy RIU Palace Paradise Island
This five-star Bahamas resort boasts a fresh look and adults-only concept on Nassau's famous Cabbage Beach
Basilique Sainte-Anne, Saint Anne Basilica in Quebec

The Basilica of Saint Anne de Beaupre towers above the countryside 30 kilometres from Quebec City. It's one of many beautiful and historic landmarks that can be accessed via the Véloroute Marie-Hélène Prémont, a scenic cycling trail along the St. Lawrence. (Photo: Denis McKay)

Photo: Denis McKay
Discover the New France of Samuel de Champlain on this scenic cycling route along the St. Lawrence River
Exmoor pony above North Berwick, Scotland

Climb to the top of North Berwick Law, a volcanic hill above the Scottish town of the same name, and you may just have an up-close encounter with an Exmoor pony. North Berwick is located just a half-hour east of Edinburgh by train. (Photo: Tanya Kirnishni/Canadian Geographic)

Photo: Tanya Kirnishni/Canadian Geographic
These five towns steeped in Scottish history are all less than an hour by train from the capital
Gordon MacDonald on the Kinsol Trestle

Photo: Robin O'Neill/Canadian Geographic

Photo: Robin O'Neill/Canadian Geographic
Master carpenter Gordon Macdonald on restoring an iconic B.C. bridge, the value of heritage infrastructure, and why he's set his sights on the Antarctic
Aerial view of Seely beach and newly constructed portion of Fundy Parkway looking West

An aerial view of Seely beach and a newly constructed portion of the Fundy Parkway, looking west. The Fundy Footpath, which follows the rugged coastline of the Bay, is the ultimate way to experience the beauty of this Atlantic Canadian landmark on foot. (Photo: Nick Hawkins/Canadian Geographic)

Photo: Nick Hawkins/Canadian Geographic
This narrow, rock-strewn track along New Brunswick's Fundy coast is recommended for only the most prepared hikers — but those who brave it are amply rewarded
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