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What to Pack for Travel to Canada

Canada is a popular destination among adventure seekers and nature lovers with something to do and see in every season of the year. Some head here during the winter hoping to experience the Northern Lights and the Canadian Christmas spirit, others prefer the summer to explore the country’s stunning natural parks. Either way, globetrotters are […]

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Canada COVID-19 Passenger Travel Requirements

To prevent the spread of coronavirus in Canada, special measures have been taken affecting most foreign travellers. Travel restrictions in Canada are temporary and the government is expected to lift them as soon as safely possible. Some exemptions apply to certain groups of asymptomatic passengers. Such travellers must ensure they meet all the requirements for […]

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Canada Travel Advice and Advisories

Millions of visitors reach Canada every year to explore its stunning natural beauty and unique landscapes. They are attracted to the great opportunities for outdoor activities as well as charming cities and villages and famously friendly locals. The government has also made international tourism easier with the implementation of the Canada eTA, a travel authorisation […]

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Do I need proof of vaccinations for Canada?

In addition to organizing a visa or travel authorisation before visiting the country, many foreign citizens need to ensure they have the necessary travel vaccinations required for Canada. As there are several questions related to health matters that need to be completed when filling out a Canada eTA application form, travellers who need to obtain […]

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Documents Required to Travel Between Canada and the Us

Many tourists make the most of their trip to North America by visiting both Canada and the US. As the 2 nations share a border, it’s easy to travel from one to the other, as well as heading further north to the US state of Alaska. Overseas visitors should be aware that separate visas or […]

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Canadian International Ports of Entry: Land, Air & Sea

There are several ports of entry open to foreign nationals traveling to Canada. Those arriving from the US have the option to cross the land border separating the 2 nations or sail into one of Canada’s seaports. Visitors from further afield will most likely fly into Canada. Air travel is the quickest and most convenient […]

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Questions and Declarations at the Canadian Border

Every traveler arriving into a Canadian airport must meet Canada’s customs requirements and make a truthful declaration at the border. It is important for visitors to answer all questions in an honest manner and report goods such as food, plant and animal products. To make the process as smooth and quick as possible, travelers are […]

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Canada Travel Restrictions

Like the rest of the world, Canada has seen cases of coronavirus on its territory and has been taking steps to ensure the safety of Canadian citizens, foreign visitors, and everyone within its borders. In the interests of public safety, the Federal Government has imposed travel restrictions to halt the spread of COVID-19. This article […]

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A Travel Guide to the Fjords of Canada

Fjords are long, narrow creeks with steep sides created by glacial erosion across successive ice ages. Canada has many breathtaking fjords to visit, distributed on the eastern, western and northern coasts of the country. Some Canadian fjords serve a practical purpose, acting as commercial shipping lanes leading to the surrounding oceans, whilst the beauty of […]

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Aurora Borealis: Where to See the Northern Lights in Canada

Canada is one of the best places to see the northern lights, or aurora borealis. One of the great wonders of nature, the spectacular light displays of the aurora can be seen mainly from high-latitude regions of the planet, closer to the north pole. Large areas of Canada’s northern territories fall within the Arctic Circle, […]