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19 Selfie-Worthy Things You Can Do In Canada

The problem with selfies is that they all look the same. The solution: an amazing backdrop -like these stunning places in Canada.

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1. During a sunset kayak ride.

This beautiful shot was captured at Plaisance National Park, Quebec.
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This beautiful shot was captured at Plaisance National Park, Quebec.

2. With a hockey player.

On National Hockey Day if possible.
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On National Hockey Day if possible.

3. In front of the Aurora Borealis.

Calgary and Edmonton's low elevation make them the ideal places to view this feat of wonder.
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Calgary and Edmonton's low elevation make them the ideal places to view this feat of wonder.

4. With a husky.

Because it'll break the internet. Winterdance Dogsled Trails, Ontario, breed world champions and hold a festival each year.
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Because it'll break the internet. Winterdance Dogsled Trails, Ontario, breed world champions and hold a festival each year.

5. At Niagara Falls.

Taking a selfie next to these 750,000 gallons of tumbling water is the new going over it in a barrel. The best way to do it is by boat tour.
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Taking a selfie next to these 750,000 gallons of tumbling water is the new going over it in a barrel.

The best way to do it is by boat tour.

6. At the beach.

Because, no one ever believes that Canada actually has some pretty cool beaches. Like Singing Sands, pictured above.
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Because, no one ever believes that Canada actually has some pretty cool beaches. Like Singing Sands, pictured above.

7. While cruising down The Cabot Trail.

The Cabot Trail is one of the most famous scenic drives in Canada, snaking around Nova Scotia's Cape Breton Island.This picture was snapped at a point called Lakies Head. Make sure you pull over before you selfie – or risk your car becoming a scenic write-off.
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The Cabot Trail is one of the most famous scenic drives in Canada, snaking around Nova Scotia's Cape Breton Island.

This picture was snapped at a point called Lakies Head. Make sure you pull over before you selfie – or risk your car becoming a scenic write-off.

8. When birdwatching along the Ottawa River.

If you can't get a glimpse of the reclusive snowy owl, then take a selfie while doing a wilderness trail or whitewater rafting.
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If you can't get a glimpse of the reclusive snowy owl, then take a selfie while doing a wilderness trail or whitewater rafting.

9. With an orca.*

*In the background. Not with it. Because, teeth.Orcas can be spotted happily swimming along Canada's west coast during August, just chilling and eating hapless salmon who have swum upstream to spawn. If you're lucky, you might also spot sea lions and other sea mammals.This beauty was capture at the Strait of Georgia – next to Vancouver Island.
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*In the background. Not with it. Because, teeth.

Orcas can be spotted happily swimming along Canada's west coast during August, just chilling and eating hapless salmon who have swum upstream to spawn. If you're lucky, you might also spot sea lions and other sea mammals.

This beauty was capture at the Strait of Georgia – next to Vancouver Island.

Watch them in action:

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10. At the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park.

Because, nothing says "I'm as tough as nails" as duck-facing on a massive, scary suspension bridge.
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Because, nothing says "I'm as tough as nails" as duck-facing on a massive, scary suspension bridge.

11. After a storm.*

*Because during is just foolhardy.It's best to take the selfies either afterwards or from your hotel room window. This show was taken on Bowen Island after a storm.
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*Because during is just foolhardy.

It's best to take the selfies either afterwards or from your hotel room window. This show was taken on Bowen Island after a storm.

12. At Quebec's Ice Hotel.

Because, when you're staying in a hotel where even the bed is made of ice, you want selfie proof that you braved it.
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Because, when you're staying in a hotel where even the bed is made of ice, you want selfie proof that you braved it.

13. With a polar bear.

Churchill is on the bears' October migration route. Rather than going it alone, take a polar bear spotting tour.
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Churchill is on the bears' October migration route. Rather than going it alone, take a polar bear spotting tour.

14. At Dinosaur Provincial Park.

This UNESCO World Heritage Site is basically a massive dinosaur graveyard. Forty dinosaur species were discovered in those hills, and a more than 500 specimens were excavated and sent to museums all around the world. There's a visitor's centre and organised digs – if you're not in to amazing views and geology.
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This UNESCO World Heritage Site is basically a massive dinosaur graveyard. Forty dinosaur species were discovered in those hills, and a more than 500 specimens were excavated and sent to museums all around the world. There's a visitor's centre and organised digs – if you're not in to amazing views and geology.

15. At Banff National Park.

This gorgeous panoramic shot captures Bow Lake in Banff Park and the surrounding Canadian Rockies. .Your face could be here.
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16. Skiing Whistler-Blackcomb.

Whistler-Blackcomb has been called the "best ski resort in the world". It features some of the steepest and highest vertical drops on the continent. Plus, you look cute in ski-wear.
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Whistler-Blackcomb has been called the "best ski resort in the world".

It features some of the steepest and highest vertical drops on the continent. Plus, you look cute in ski-wear.

17. Sunset at Coal Harbor.

It's stunning.
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It's stunning.

18. In front of a stunning city-scape.

This is Toronto at night.
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This is Toronto at night.

19. Outside the Parliament Buildings.

Follow this link if you want to book a tour.
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Find your awesome Selfie backdrop - start exploring Canada today.

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