Video: The Fortress of Louisbourg – Nova Scotia

Fortress of Louisbourg Cape Breton

Located on the southeastern coast of Nova Scotia’s Cape Breton Island, the Fortress of Louisbourg was one of the busiest seaports in North America during the mid-18th century. It was built in 1713 to protect and provide a base for France’s lucrative North American fishing industry and also to protect Quebec City from British invasions. […]

5 Unique Parks Canada National Park Accommodations

Parks Canada Accommodations

It’s a big year for Canada’s national parks. In celebration of our nation’s sesquicentennial birthday, that’s 150th for us numerical folks, entrance to all of Parks Canada’s national parks and historic sites are free! Which means there’s no better time to spend your summer months outdoors than this year. Every summer I make a point […]