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Groundhog Day

Wednesday, 2nd February 2011 by

Today is Groundhog Day, a North American festival which reckons that “if a groundhog emerges from its burrow on this day and fails to see its shadow because the weather is cloudy, winter will soon end. If the groundhog sees its shadow because the weather is bright and clear, it will be frightened and run back into its hole, and the winter will continue for six more weeks.” So in…

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A few years ago we took a detailed look at Canada’s Grand Railway Hotels (parts 1, 2, 3). To look…

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We recently took a look at important Canadian battlefield locations from the War of 1812, as well as a number…

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