Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A
Boston, is the cradle of the American Revolution and one of the oldest cities in the United States. By the time became a major shipping port and manufacturing center and nowadays is an international center of higher education and a center for medicine. The city keeps its metropolitan style, which makes it a wonderful place to explore and relax.
Eastport is a city in Washington County, Maine, United States. In 2020 the population was 1,288, so Eastport is the least-populous city in Maine. The Passamaquoddy Tribe was the native Tribe and had been on this area for at least 10,000 years. The French explorer Samuel de Champlain in 1604 founded the St. Croix colony.
In the 17th century Fishermen and traders came to the area. The town from 1807 to 1809 was a center of smuggling during the Embargo Act. Eastport in 1833 was the second largest trading port after New York City. Eastport has tides of about 7,6 m, due to that the harbor remained ice free all year. The first sardine factory was established in1875. By 1886 there were 13 sardine factories. The decline of the fishing industry leaded to the bankruptcy of the city in 1937. The principal industry today is still catching fish, but tourism also has become important for the city. For many years navy ships dock there during the 4th of July and the city becomes a destination for many celebrants. The annual Maine Salmon Festival in the historic downtown district is celebrated every September and on the first weekend after Labor Day the Pirate Festival takes place.
Portland, the metropolitan centre of the south coast of Maine, is a modern and dynamic city that embodies the character of the past in the urban environment of today. As you explore this friendly city, you will notice that the historic architecture matches perfectly with the modern style.
Saguenay (Quebec), Canada
Saguenay is a city in the region of Quebec, Canada, on the Saguenay River. This picturesque place offers a number of activities to experience. Beautiful parks and gardens adorn the city. Amazing lakes and beautiful beaches create an attractive scenery. Get a cruise at the majestic Saguenay's Fjord which is one of the longest in the world and get the experience of water sports such as kayaking or sailing. Finally, explore the bustling city life and be surprized by the locals' strong hospitality.
Corner Brook(Newfoundland), Canada
Corner Brook is situated in the island of Newfoundland in Canada. It is a large city with a rich history of fishery, railway and paper industries. The city centre is filled with historical buildings and green spaces. A walk here will be definetely, unforgettable. The area is a special mixture of ocean and mountain scenery. Do not miss to visit Marble Mountain Ski Resort for memorable outdoor activities.
Halifax (Nova Scotia)
Entering the port of Halifax, capital of Nova Scotia, the Peggys Cove, the Citadel Hill and Akkadian County are just some of the sights that you'll see. Do not miss the Historic Properties along the coast, fully renovated, with cobblestone streets surrounded by many boutiques, cafes and pubs.
Quebec City (Quebec)
Quebec is a delightful combination of modern and historic city overlooking the St. Charles and St. Laurent rivers. The French heritage of Quebec is visible on the cobbled streets, boutiques, shops and outdoor cafes. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery along the river San Laurent and don't miss to visit the impressive church of St. Anne de Bopre and the beautiful waterfalls Monmoransi.
Sydney (Nova Scotia)
Sydney is the second largest city of Nova Scotia, located on the east side of the beautiful island Cape Breton. Once, it had been a thriving mining center of steel. This colonial port is a gateway to some of the most historic sites and scenic landscapes of the North Atlantic.
Saint John (Nb (Bay of Fundy), Canada
Saint John is a historic seaport, situated along the north shore of the Bay of Fundy, in the province of New Brunswick, Canada. The city has a vibrant past that matches perfectly to the modern life style. A lot of activities are available for all tastes. Don't miss to visit the unique attraction of the Bay of Fundy, where is happening the phenomenon of the world's highest tides.
The city of Montreal is in Canada. Montreal has many attractions such as museums, parks, the stadium of the Olympic Games, there is also the headquarters of the circus Cirque du soleil and Chinatown. The city held every summer Jazz Festival, the Grand Prix (Formula 1) of Canada and the World Film Festival.
Charlottetown is not only the capital of Prince Edward Island but also the starting point for exploring the beautiful island. It is a unique opportunity to admire the Victorian style architecture and the city's historic waterfront.