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Why Canada is a great Travel option for you!

Oh Travel (sighs)!! So many places to see! So little money!….or not!

I you are budget travelers like us at Sherry’s Villa you will really love what Canada has to offer. Our great Neighbors to the North offer a European-feeling vacation experience at a not-so-European-vaction price. Living like the royalty that you are for a few days is very easy, you just gotta know where to look!

If you do your homework you could easy find gorgeous, elegant, 3-4 star hotels in the Cities listed below for around $100 U.S dollars a night or less! Depending on where you stay, breakfast may be included. So when can we go already????

Quebec City

Quebec City is best known for it’s awe-inspiring landmark, Fairmont Le Château Frontenac, and who can resist walking clean cobble stone streets! We are really loving these French-inspired vibes, aren’t you!?! While the Chateau is the most well known attraction in QC, it is certainly not the only one….you’ve got options.

To Do List:

Take a stroll through Old Quebec

Check out the 3 Century old forts throughout the city

Visit Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré Shrine

Visit The Aquarium du Québec (for aquarium lovers)

Check out the MNBAQ Art museum

Did we mention Quebec City turns into a Winter Wonderland during the holidays?

So what are you waiting for??

Victoria

Victoria, Canada also boasts majestic beautiful architecture at hotel prices that won’t break the bank. And it’s just a short ferry ride away from it’s more expensive neighbor, Vancouver. Here are some things to check out in and around Victoria.

To Do List:

Visit the Butchart (botanical) Gardens (prices vary with the seasons)

Catch a live show at the Shakespearean-looking Belfry Theatre (This place also has fun events!)

Go to the Fisherman’s Wharf Park

Visit the Royal British Columbia museum

Check out the Craigdarroch Castle

Go a short distance to Vancouver Island to take the ferry to the city of Vancouver

(The ride is a great tourist attraction itself)

There is so much more to do in these cities, but we don’t want to keep you here all day. After all, you’ve got some traveling to do!

Article Written by:

Sherren Hill
Artist & Flight Attendant