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  • Polar bear on nunatsiavut mountain

    © Dennis Minty

    Article | Newfoundland and Labrador

    Prowling with Bruins on Labrador’s Coast

    Whether stalking seals, napping in the sun, or sniffing curiously at Adventure Canada’s vessel, bears are a highlight of many of our journeys. And there’s no place we travel where bears are so diverse, common, and so peculiar in their habits as the coast of Labrador.

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  • Taste of place menu table setting

    © Victoria Polsoni

    Photo Story | Atlantic Canada, Sable Island and Gulf of Saint Lawrence

    Five Dishes You've Gotta Try from Tadoussac to Bonavista

    Gastronomic delights are a highlight of our Atlantic Canada expeditions and the Adventure Canada Taste of Place culinary program. From tourtière in Québec to moose stew in Newfoundland, these are five dishes (and beverage pairings!) that you shouldn’t miss in this tasty region of the world.

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  • Troll shaped rock Iceland

    © Jon Dudley

    Article | Iceland

    Born of Fire, Home of Trolls

    Iceland is often called the land of fire and ice, but what exactly does that mean? When geologist Jon Dudley travelled there, he was amazed by the country’s unique features. Here he explains how lava, glaciers, tectonic plates, and weather all combine to shape Iceland’s physical geography.

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  • Giant and the Hag rock formation Faroe Islands

    © Dennis Minty

    Photo Story | Faroe Islands

    The Top Ten Marvels of the North Atlantic Saga: Scotland, the Faroe Islands, and Iceland

    Each Adventure Canada expedition holds its own unique itinerary highlights. Here, towering geology, quaint villages, and birds, birds, and more birds make our hearts go pitter-patter. Read about our ten picks for the top marvels of this trip of a lifetime, Scotland, the Faroe Islands, and Iceland: North Atlantic Saga.

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  • Reford Gardens flowers

    © Dennis Minty

    Photo Story | Atlantic Canada, Sable Island and Gulf of Saint Lawrence

    Jardins de Métis—Reford Gardens

    In 1925, a doctor advised Elsie Reford to give up her fishing lodge business and take up gardening instead. What was meant to have been a gentle convalescence activity turned into world-renowned gardens, now a National Historic Site of Canada. Dennis Minty teaches us more in this beautiful photo story.

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  • Facheux Bay Ocean Endeavour

    © Dennis Minty

    Photo Story | Newfoundland and Labrador

    Ten “Best Kind” Experiences on a Newfoundland Circumnavigation

    Each Adventure Canada expedition holds its own unique highlights. Hearty culture, rich history, unbeatable scenery, and the rockin’ geology here make us want to shout, “Yes, b’y!” from the rooftops. Join a Newfoundland Circumnavigation for a chance to savour these ten experiences.

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  • Gasadalur Vagar Faroe Islands

    © Dennis Minty

    Photo Story | Faroe Islands

    The Fabulous Faroes

    In this breathtaking photo story, renowned photographer Dennis Minty recalls his first visit to the Faroe Islands, sharing special stories and fun facts along the way. Sheep, tunnels, waterfalls, mountains, and even giants and hags all make an appearance in this unique archipelago!

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