In XVIIIč century, western Canada were inhabited by indian tribes which finally were driven away by european colonizers. Some of these tribes still exist but are gathered in indian reserves. Yet, Canadian people doesn't forget the past and several museums and expositions are dedicated to the indian tribes.
Nevertheless, history is not the main attraction of tourists in Canada. The country is so big that it has a lot of gorgeous types of landscapes to appeal visitor's interest. To discover the pacific coast of Canada, we stayed in Vancouver and Vancouver island:
East of Vancouver are the vast plains of Okanagan known for their fertiles lands: ginseng cultures, mainly for exportation, fruits and grape-vines.
Continuing east we met the rocky mountains where we enjoyed the lakes, rivers, forests, snowy mountain tops...
Les lacs :
Les cascades :
Les sommets :
Les paysages :