Top UK travel bloggers visit cities across Canada to celebrate 150 years

Canada recently invited some of the UK’s best travel bloggers to spend a week in cities across the country, from British Columbia to Nova Scotia, as Canada celebrates 150 years. Between us, we shared hundreds of images on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.

Here are some of the week’s Instagram highlights from every corner of Canada.

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Where and what to eat in Italy

From artisan gelato to fresh homemade pasta, Italian cuisine is renowned the world over, but beyond the pizza, pasta, and ice cream, there’s a never-ending gastronomic journey to discover including superb cheeses, succulent roasts and legendary desserts. Here’s my top ten favourite things to eat in Italy.

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Top 10 must-see places to visit in Burma

Why Burma? Why now? Ever since reading the novel , The Piano Tuner by Daniel Mason, I have wanted to visit Burma (now known as Myanmar).  Set in the late 19th century, the story vividly painted a picture in my mind of an exotic land of lush jungles and glittering temples  – the same colonial Burma that Rudyard Kipling fell in love with, inspiring the poem Mandalay.

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Top 10 Things to Do in Aruba

Beautiful beaches, glorious weather and a fabulous food scene are just some of the attractions of the wonderful Caribbean island of Aruba, just off the coast of Venezuela. If your idea of a perfect holiday is baking in the sun by the sea all day and dining out on great seafood in the evening, then this is the perfect Caribbean island for you. However, if you like being more active and getting out and about exploring, you’ll also find Aruba is a perfect fit.

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Experience Québec, a land of many views

Described by Lonely Planet as a ‘country within a country’ with a predominantly French speaking population, Québec brings the Joie de vivre of France to North America’s magnificent landscapes and mixes it with the Canadian people’s warmth and hospitality.

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Where and What to Eat and Drink in Aruba

The food scene in Aruba caught me a little by surprise. It wasn't simply good, it was superb, with a wide range of cultural influences. I was lucky enough to be there in October when the island celebrates 'Eat Local Aruba Restaurant Month' and many places had...

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Ethical gifts and gifts that give back this Christmas

With Christmas fast approaching, we are constantly bombarded with festive songs, adverts, cheerful Santas and a bewildering range of gift ideas. Every other travel blog I read at the moment  seems to be sharing a gift list for travel addicts. However, at the risk of...

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Kathryn Burrington,

Hello, I’m Kathryn, a travel photographer and blogger. This is my corner of the world-wide web where I write about my passion for travel, from stylish city breaks to off-the-grid wildlife encounters. I am equally happy zip-lining through a rainforest in the Caribbean as I am unwinding in a luxury European spa or learning to cook fish benachin in Africa. Join me as I discover new countries, cultures and cuisines.

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