Canada is a North American country consisting of ten provinces and three territories. Located in the northern part of the continent, it extends from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean.

Canada is the world's second-largest country by total area, and its common border with the United States is the world's longest land border shared by the same two countries.

Canada is officially bilingual and multicultural at the federal level, with a population of approximately 35 million (2013). Canada's capital city is Ottawa and its largest city is Toronto. Its advanced economy is one of the largest in the world, relying chiefly upon its abundant natural resources and well-developed trade networks.

Canada's long relationship with the United States has had a significant impact on its economy, culture, and national identity.

Canada is a developed country, with the ninth highest per capita income globally, and the 11th highest Human Development Index ranking.

Canada has a large domestic and foreign tourism industry. As the second largest country in the world, Canada has an incredible geographical variety which attracts many tourists. Much of the country's tourism is centered around Canada's largest metropolitan areas of Toronto, Montreal, Quebec, Ottawa, Vancouver and many national parks especially the Canadian Rockies.

In 2012, over 16 million tourists arrived in Canada, bringing US$17.4 billion in international tourism. Domestic and international tourism combined contributes 1% of Canada's total GDP.

We invite you see some of our trip routs of the beautiful places we visited in North America.

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