Frommer's Canada 13th Edition (Frommer's Complete) by Shawn Blore, Hilary Davidson, Paul Karr, Herbert Bailey

By Shawn Blore, Hilary Davidson, Paul Karr, Herbert Bailey Livesey, Bill McRae

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If the holiday falls on a weekend, the following Monday is observed. S. Memorial Day), Canada Day (July 1), Labour Day (first Mon in Sept), Thanksgiving (in mid-Oct), Remembrance Day (Nov 11), Christmas Day, and Boxing Day (Dec 26). Many provinces also celebrate a provincial holiday, usually on the first Monday of August. In addition, you may run into other provincial or local holidays, some of which are listed in each provincial, regional, or city section. Festivals & Special Events Canada has some wonderfully unique festivals and events, from the Vancouver Folk Festival to the Calgary Stampede to the Stratford Festival Theatre to the Québec Winter Carnival.

S. bills. However, currency conversions at the till rarely provide the best rates of exchange, so it’s best to shop around for the best rate, which is usually found in banks. It’s a good idea to exchange at least some Canadian currency—just enough to cover airport incidentals and transportation to your hotel—before you leave home, so you can avoid lines at airport banks or ATMs. You can exchange money at your local American Express or Thomas Cook office or your bank. com or & 800/807-6233. ATMS The easiest and best way to get cash away from home is from an ATM (automated teller machine)—often called an ABM in Canada.

In addition, Parks Canada protects the awe-inspiring natural splendor and ecology of Canada’s 40 national parks as well as dozens of national historic sites. ca). ca. • Nova Scotia Dept. O. ca). O. com). O. pe. ca/visitorsguide). • Newfoundland and Labrador Dept. O. Box 8700, St. ca/ tourism). O. bonjourquebec. ca). net). com). com). com). O. Box 9830, Stn. Prov. , 3rd Floor, Victoria, BC V8W 9W5 (& 800/4355622 or 250/387-1642; www. com). O. com). O. Box 610, Yellowknife, NWT X1A 2N5 (& 800/661-0788; www.

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