17th-century French colonists settled in Acadia, a colony of New France. The colony was located in what is now Eastern Canada's Maritime, as well as part of Quebec. Although today most of the Acadians and Québécois are French speaking, Acadia was a distinct colony of New France, and was geographically and administratively separate from the French colony of Canada (modern day Quebec), which led to Acadians and Québécois developing two rather distinct histories and cultures
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the Official Welcome Ceremony for the Royal Tour at the British Columbia Legislature on September 24, 2016 in Victoria, Canada. Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Prince George and Princess Charlotte are visiting Canada as part of an eight day visit to the country taking in areas such as Bella Bella, Whitehorse and Kelowna. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
Whistler, British Columbia, Canada --THIS IS THE PLACE MIKE HEARD ABOUT..AND WANTS TO GO NEXT YEAR...someone he knows bought a ski trip package and spent a lot less for a week or more than what we spent for 2-3 days in Vail.