Montreal and Quebec City attract visitors with their French flair, including Montreal's summer jazz festival and Quebec City's beauty on a cliff over the river.
Cruising the Norway coastal fjords on Bergen Line freighters will appeal to the cruise travel adventurer who delights in a modern freighter and ship. Their Norwegian Coastal Voyage cruise, on ships such as the Nordlys, stops at Alta, Nordkapp,Hammefest, and Trondheim. The cruise is also known as the hurtigruten.
A Southern Caribbean cruise itinerary can begin in San Juan, Puerto Rico, and take in various islands, such as Trinidad, Barbados, Antigua, Tortola, and St. Thomas-St. John. Exploring historic San Juan and then choosing nature outings on the islands is a good strategy for the trip. .
Brawny Vancouver, with its huge container port, and sedate Victoria, with afternoon tea at the dowager Empress Hotel, illustrate the contrasting appeals of British Columbia's major cities.
Jamaica offers travelers the option of Port Antonio's authenticity vs Ocho Rios' modern all-inclusive resort comfort. Both have reggae music and jerked meat.
The Rocky Mountaineer train offers a luxury railroad trip through western Canada from Vancouver to Banff Lake Louise, traveling by daylight to see the scenery.