Category: Miscellaneous

Quebec’s bookstores

Categories: Miscellaneous

Earlier this year I wrote about Quebec’s “bibliodiversity” and why the province’s French-language book industry has been so successful.  I’m an avid reader and it’s no surprise that I ended up working with books. I worked in the English-language industry in Alberta and British Columbia for over three decades. The bookstore industry in Quebec is

Memories await you

Categories: Culture Miscellaneous

Don’t just imagine what grandiose looks like, immerse yourself in it. Experience the best of history, of nature, and of adventure from coast to coast. Admission is free for youth 17 and under. 450 000 km² of memories. Discover. Connect. Protect.

In partnership with Parks Canada
bernard voyer - rendez-vous de la francophonie

Bernard Voyer, a privileged witness to the beauty of our planet

Explorer, mountaineer, and motivational speaker- RVF co-spokesperson Bernard Voyer has journeyed to some of the world’s most inaccessible places and met many amazing people along the way. In more than 30 years of exploration, Voyer has stood at the North Pole, amid the moving ice floes of the Arctic Ocean, fought powerful winds as he

oTENTik camping in the heart of Montreal

Categories: Culture Miscellaneous

A chance to experience camping in a whole new way.

Parks Canada’s oTENTik program lets you experience the energy of the city or the beauty of the countryside in a whole new way. Check out oTENTik’s 30 locations nationwide.

Inspiring Francophonie!

Our inclusive Francophonie is well alive all across the country. French speaking Canadians are proud of their culture and their accents.

Pride, hope and vitality are words often associated with our inspiring Francophonie!

In this video produced by TFO 24.7, Francophones of Ontario share their French pride with us. They tell us why they speak French and how they ensure the survival of the French language in their community.

Parks Can Can Canada


Can you name all of Canada’s 47 national parks? We can!

Parks Canada is the largest provider of natural and cultural tourism products Canada-wide and its iconic destinations form the cornerstone of the Canadian tourism industry. Parks Canada manages 47 national parks4 national marine conservation areas and 171 national historic sites, including 12 of Canada’s 19 UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Join us for #LearntoCamp!


Want to experience camping but aren’t sure where to begin? Join Parks Canada and MEC for Learn-to Camp activities across the country!

Learn-to camp activities feature workshops to help you plan and enjoy safe camping trips as well as fun interpretive programs and other Parks Canada activities.

Make this the year you learn to camp!

Discover or rediscover our protected places!

The national advertising campaign is designed to inspire Canadians to discover or rediscover Parks Canada’s protected places (whose combined areas are 450 000 km2) with intriguing images that make people recall special moments from the past or dream about creating new ones. Discovery is personal and emotional. It’s not just about experiences, it’s about creating memories.


Let’s celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Rendez-vous de la Francophonie!

Today, the Canadian Foundation for Cross-Cultural Dialogue (CFCCD) is launching the 20th annual Rendez-vous de la Francophonie (RVF). Les RVF 2018 will run from March 1 to 21, under the theme: The Francophonie in 3D: Diversity, Duality, Dynamism!  In the company of the Honorable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, the 500-strong student body of

Let’s celebrate the vitality of La Francophonie!

Our spokesperson Mariette Mulaire, president and CO of the World Trade Center Winnipeg, invites you all to participate to the 20th edition of the Rendez-vous de la Francophonie!