The picturesque natural landscapes and huge trees come even more alive and look exhilarating when dazzling snow spreads all over Canada. The country is one-of-a-kind in its tall buildings, alluring mountain ranges, diverse list of recreational activities and all of this at an affordable price! No wonder it is a traveler’s paradise especially when the temperature dips. As the winters approach, it is probably a good idea to have a look at some of the best winter-embracing places to discover in the Hockey central land.
Rideau Canal, Ottawa
If you love the snow, the Rideau Canal is the best place you can be this winter. With the world’s largest outdoor skating rink, ice skating can soon become your preferred hobby. The Canadian capital is a friendly zone for both family tours and solo travelers who prefer a lively nightlife and some bike riding. Fantabulous restaurants, magnificent architecture for history enthusiasts and spas and boutiques call for a warm and cosy winter here. Don’t forget to sip some hot chocolate or gorge on a pastry at the canal after you have had a fun time in the snow.
Attractions: The Winterlude event each February for some fun time with kids. They will surely rejoice at the man-made snow playground. Ice sculptures are a must-see here. Rideau Canal Skateway is available for winter lovers in December as are the country’s well-known BeaverTails.