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Outer Lighthouse - from the platform

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From the light platform of the foghorn lighthouse, you can get sweeping views of the lake, Port Colborne and ships entering the south end of the Welland Canal bound for Lake Ontario

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A: Outer Lighthouse - Interior

by Clay Morehead, less than 10 meters away

This foghorn sits the outer arm of the breakwater at the southern end of the Welland Canal. A navigat...

Outer Lighthouse - Interior

B: Outer Lighthouse - Port Colborne

by Clay Morehead, less than 10 meters away

The outer lighthouse is also known as the foghorn. Located on the southern end of the breakwater at t...

Outer Lighthouse - Port Colborne

C: Outer Lighthouse

by Clay Morehead, 20 meters away

At the outer end of the breakwater in Port Colborne, there's a lighthouse also know as "the foghorn" ...

Outer Lighthouse

D: Inner Lighthouse - Interior

by Clay Morehead, 570 meters away

The interior of the inner lighthouse in Port Colborne is in remarkably good shape in spite of many ye...

Inner Lighthouse - Interior

E: Inner Lighthouse Port Colborne

by Clay Morehead, 570 meters away

The inner lighthouse in Port Colborne is in need of repair. With modern navigation aids, most lightho...

Inner Lighthouse Port Colborne

F: Inner Lighthouse - Port Colborne

by Clay Morehead, 570 meters away

The inner Lighthouse in Port Colborne stands at the Southern end of the Welland ship canal that provi...

Inner Lighthouse - Port Colborne

G: Super Moon

by Clay Morehead, 1.9 km away

On June 23 2013 there was a super moon rising 10 minutes after the sunset. Here in the harbour at the...

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H: Lest We Forget

by Clay Morehead, 2.0 km away

Remembrance Day ceremony in the town of Port Colborne November 11, 2012. Veterans, Legion members, fa...

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I: Ships making ready

by Clay Morehead, 2.0 km away

Its the end of February on the Great Lakes and its been an unusually warm year. For the first time in...

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J: Oldest House in Port Colborne

by Clay Morehead, 2.1 km away

The oldest house in Port Colborne is at King and Sugarloaf Streets in Port Colborne. It is currently ...

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This panorama was taken in Canada

This is an overview of Canada

The capital of Canada is Ottawa, in the province of Ontario. There are offically ten provinces and three territories in Canada, which is the second largest country in the world in terms of land area.

While politically and legally an independant nation, the titular head of state for Canada is still Queen Elizabeth.

On the east end of Canada, you have Montreal as the bastion of activity. Montreal is famous for two things, VICE magazine and the Montreal Jazz Festival. One is the bible of hipster life (disposable, of course) and the other is a world-famous event that draws more than two million people every summer. Quebec is a French speaking province that has almost seceded from Canada on several occasions, by the way..

When you think of Canada, you think of . . . snow, right?

But not on the West Coast. In Vancouver, it rains. And you'll find more of the population speaking Mandarin than French (but also Punjabi, Tagalog, Korean, Farsi, German, and much more).

Like the other big cities in Canada, Vancouver is vividly multicultural and Vancouverites are very, very serious about their coffee.

Your standard Vancouverite can be found attired head-to-toe in Lululemon gear, mainlining Cafe Artigiano Americanos (spot the irony for ten points).

But here's a Vancouver secret only the coolest kids know: the best sandwiches in the city aren't found downtown. Actually, they're hidden in Edgemont Village at the foot of Grouse Mountain on the North Shore.

"It's actually worth coming to Canada for these sandwiches alone." -- Michelle Superle, Vancouver

Text by Steve Smith.

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