First trip to Canada? Let's do it right

Alberta pond hockey
Alberta pond hockey
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First trip to Canada? Let's do it right

Get the truth north experience during your first trip to Canada with some authentically Canadian tips and tricks

Visiting Canada for the first time? Make the most of your first trip with some seriously Canadian tips and tricks that will have you waving the maple leaf in no time.

 

1. Catch a Good Old Hockey Game

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Calgary Flames game

NHL action with the Calgary Flames.

2. See Mountain Views

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Mountain views

The observation deck at the Banff Gondola.

Mountain views

Mountain views from the Banff Gondola.

3. Drink a Double Double

Two creams and two sugars is known as a double double and has become a Canadian classic. Grab a hot cup of Tim Hortons coffee and a glazed doughnut for the ultimate Canadian snack.

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Tim Hortons

Get a donut and coffee at Tim Hortons.

4. Camp in the Great Outdoors

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Tunnel Mountain camping

Camping at Tunnel Mountain.

Back country camping

Back country camping in the Canadian Rockies.

Alberta camping

Camping in Banff National Park.

5. Don’t Miss the Biggest Party in Canada

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Ranchman's

Ranchman's Cookhouse and Dancehall

6. Shop at North America’s Oldest Company

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Hudson's Bay

The Hudson's Bay Company

Poutine

Poutine is a Canadian classic.

8. Discover the Home of Music in Canada

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Studio Bell

Explore the history of music in Canada at Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre.

9. Drink a Cold Beer

Raise a glass to another Canadian classic with an ice cold beer. Molson Canadian and Moosehead Lager can be found in fridges from coast to coast. Grab a six pack or enjoy a pint on tap for a true taste of Canada.

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Beer at National

Cold beers and bowling at National on 10th. 

10. Summer Bobsleigh Action

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WinSport Bobsleigh

WinSport Bobsleigh