This is a panoramic photo of the pier and lighthouse at Port Maitland in Dunnville,Ontario,Canada. I have never seen this lighthouse and pier before. So, I decided to go and have a look at it! It is not my favorite of lighthouses. But the day was beautiful and so I took the picture!
Near Dunnville, this eccentric roadside sculpture marks a chicken farm.
In Dunville, Murray the Blacksmith makes sparks fly at Art in the Park.
These tow kindly demonstrated a two person treadle lathe at the Marshville Heritage Festival in Wainf...
The volunteer fire department from Port Colborne shows off their restored fire engines at the Marshvi...
Its a big year historically for Canada: the 200th anniversary of the war of 1812. At various events a...
At the Marshville Heritage Festival in Wainfleet, Ontario, a carpenter demonstrates traditional hand ...
A very large Cadillac at the Marshville Heritage Festival in the little town of Wainfleet, Ontario. T...
Early antique car day at the Marshville Heritage festival. This proud owner of a Ford Model-T truck w...
"Indian Dave" proudly shows off his motorcycle at the Marshville Heritage Festival, in Wainfleet, Ont...
In March or April, the ice starts to break up on Lake Erie, and the Welland Canal opens for shipping....
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.