Happy Canada Day to our neighbors of the Great White North! America’s northern neighbor was officially established on July 1, 1867, with the British North America Act. “This legislation, passed by the British Parliament, created Canada as a new, domestically self-governing federation, consisting of the provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, and Quebec,” according to the Canadian Museum of History.
It’s going to be a while before Americans can visit that museum or any part of Canada for nonessential travel. Canadian officials recently extended border restrictions through at least July 21, as the country works to increase its COVID-19 vaccination rate. Those restrictions can be extended again, as they have been periodically throughout the pandemic… read more >