eBook DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Canada, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1465422218
  • ISBN-13: 9781465422217
  • DDC: 917.104644
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 440 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Canada will lead you straight to the best attractions this country has to offer. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floor plans, and reconstructions of the must-see sights, plus street-by-street maps of Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, and other historic Canadian cities and towns. Discover Canada region-by-region, from rural coastal villages to flat prairies and teeming metropolises. This fully updated guide provides the insider tips every visitor needs, such as the best scenic viewpoints of Niagara Falls and the Toronto skyline, highlights and maps of Canada's national parks, and scenic driving routes through the country. With hundreds of full-color photographs, hand-drawn illustrations, and custom maps that brighten every page, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Canada truly shows you this country as no one else can.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Introducing Canada.
2: Discovering Canada.
3: Putting Western and Northern Canada on the Map.
4: Putting Eastern Canada on the Map.
5: A Portrait of Canada.
6: Landscape and Geology.
7: Canada’s Wildlife.
8: Multicultural Canada.
9: French Canada.
10: Native Canadians.
11: Art in Canada.
12: Literature and Music in Canada.
13: Sports in Canada.
14: Canada through the Year.
15: The History of Canada.
16: Anglo-French Hostilities.
17: The Klondike Gold Rush.
18: Atlantic Canada.
19: Introducing Atlantic Canada.
20: Maritime Wildlife of Atlantic Canada.
21: The Acadians.
22: Newfoundland and Labrador.
23: New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island.
24: Quebec.
25: Introducing Quebec.
26: Maple Forests.
27: The St. Lawrence Seaway.
28: Montreal.
29: Exploring Montreal.
30: Quebec City and the St. Lawrence River.
31: Southern and Northern Quebec.
32: Ontario.
33: Introducing Ontario.
34: The Hudson’s Bay Company.
35: The Group of Seven.
36: Toronto.
37: Exploring Toronto.
38: Ottawa and Eastern Ontario.
39: The Great Lakes.
40: Central Canada.
41: Introducing Central Canada.
42: Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Canada.
43: Canadian Mounties.
44: Central Canada.
45: British Columbia and the Rockies.
46: Introducing British Columbia and the Rockies.
47: The Rocky Mountains.
48: Forestry and Wildlife of Coastal British Columbia.
49: The Alaska Highway.
50: Vancouver and Vancouver Island.
51: Exploring Vancouver.
52: The Rocky Mountains.
53: Southern and Northern British Columbia.
54: Northern Canada.
55: Introducing Northern Canada.
56: Inuit Art and Culture.
57: Northern Canada.
58: Travelers’ Needs.
59: Where to Stay.
60: Choosing a Hotel.
61: Where to Eat.
62: The Flavors of Canada.
63: Choosing a Restaurant.
64: Shopping in Canada.
65: Shopping in Montreal, Toronto, and Vancouver.
66: Entertainment in Canada.
67: Entertainment in Montreal, Toronto, and Vancouver.
68: Specialty Vacations and Activities.
69: Survival Guide.
70: Practical Information.
71: Personal Security and Health.
72: Banking and Currency.
73: Media and Communications.
74: Travel Information.
75: Domestic Air Travel.
76: Getting Around Canada’s Cities.
77: Train Travel in Canada.
78: Traveling by Bus.
79: Driving in Canada.
General Index.
Acknowledgments.
Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Introducing Canada.
2: Make the Most of Canada.
3: Putting Canada on the Map.
4: A Portrait of Canada.
5: Canada through the Year.
6: The History of Canada.
7: Atlantic Canada.
8: Introducing Atlantic Canada.
9: Newfoundland and Labrador.
10: New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island.
11: Quebec.
12: Introducing Quebec.
13: Montreal.
14: Quebec City and the St. Lawrence River.
15: Southern and Northern Quebec.
16: Ontario.
17: Introducing Ontario.
18: Toronto.
19: Ottawa and Eastern Ontario.
20: The Great Lakes.
21: Central Canada.
22: Introducing Central Canada.
23: Central Canada.
24: British Columbia and the Rockies.
25: Introducing British Columbia and the Rockies.
26: Vancouver and Vancouver Island.
27: The Rocky Mountains.
28: Southern and Northern British Columbia.
29: Northern Canada.
30: Introducing Northern Canada.
31: Northern Canada.
32: Travelers’ Needs.
33: Where to Stay.
34: Where to Eat and Drink.
35: Shopping in Canada.
36: Entertainment in Canada.
37: Specialty Vacations and Activites.
38: Survival Guide.
39: Practical Information.
40: Travel Information.
41: Getting Around Canada's Cities.
General Index.
Acknowledgments.