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Canada 150: Send us your Canadian vacation photos

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To help celebrate Canada150, Global News viewers across the country sent in their retro Canadian vacation photos through the years. Here's a selection of some of the best – Jun 30, 2017

Help us celebrate a great milestone by sending us photos of your Canadian vacations!

Canada is turning the big 150, and Global News is celebrating the milestone with exclusive coverage and special interactive features.

READ MORE: Global News celebrates 150 years of Canada

To celebrate 150 years of Canada, asked to see all of the great vacation spots that this country has to offer throughout its history as a nation.

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They could be city attractions, like an aquarium…

Global Saskatoon’s Lisa Dutton during a recent vacation with her boys at the Vancouver Aquarium.
Global Saskatoon’s Lisa Dutton during a recent vacation with her boys at the Vancouver Aquarium. Lisa Dutton

READ MORE: Saskatchewan’s #CanVacay photos

Or enjoying the great outdoors…

Global Montreal’s Jamie Orchard on a recent family kayaking trip. Jamie Orchard

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From cross-country road trips through the Canadian Prairies, to ocean vacations in the Atlantic or Pacific, to a chilly excursion to the North or a trip to Niagara Falls — wherever you and your family have travelled in Canada, we wanted to see it.

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READ MORE: Global Winnipeg’s #CanVacay photos

Here are some recent photos from our audience members, including tourists visiting Canada:

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Wayne Dela Cruz and family in Lake Minnewanka, AB. Wayne Dela Cruz
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Allyn Requiestas and family at Niagara Falls. Allyn Requiestas
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Ari the dog at Sechelt Inlet B.C. Kailley Alig
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Melanie Bosin and her father visiting Canada from Germany. Melanie Bosin
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Danielle Knight and her dog Ralphy at Dundas Valley Conservation Area. Danielle Knight
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Kendra George and family touring their own city of Terrace, B.C. and surrounding area. Kendra George
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Robyn Brandson with her husband and son, vacationing in Springdale, NL. Robyn Brandson
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Chelsey Baker hanging out on a homemade tarp hammock after a long dirt bike ride at Lake Enid in British Columbia. Chelsey Baker
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Danielle Knight canoeing with her 8-year-old miniature dachshund Ralphy. Danielle Knight
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Ariana, Sam and their daughter Nora visited Vancouver Island. This is Nora experiencing the ocean for the first time, at Mystic Beach. Ariana Burchi

 

These were the rules:

  • Photos must include you
  • Photos must have been taken in Canada
  • Family-friendly photos only, please
  • We’ll be accepting submissions until July 1

READ MORE: Alberta’s #CanVacay photos

You can share your photos via Twitter or Instagram and use the hashtag #CanVacay, or email us your photo at socialdesk@globalnews.caYour submission may be used in Global News coverage. 

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RELATED: Corus Radio announcers share adorable childhood vacation shots

Bonus points if it’s a throwback from yesteryear.

Check out these vintage finds from members of the Global News and Corus Radio family: 

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Global Saskatoon's Lisa Dutton on a family vacation, driving from Saskatchewan to the West Coast in 1983. Lisa Dutton
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Global Lethbridge's Liam Nixon (on the right, looking into the fire) and his brother at their grandparents' place in Winfield, B.C. Liam Nixon
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Global News Saskatoon's Carly Robinson camping in the Rockies with family friends. (She's the grumpy one in the front. ). Carly Robinson
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Global Regina’s Blake Lough and family. Blake Lough
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Global Edmonton's Quinn Ohler at her grandparent's cabin at Lake Newell. Quinn Ohler
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Global Edmonton's Global News Morning anchor Erin Chalmers, centre, with her sisters while on vacation in the Okanagan. Submitted Photo
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Global Calgary health reporter Heather Yourex-West and her brother on vacation at the Calgary Stampede in the mid-1980s. Submitted photo
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Global Regina’s Blake Lough poses during a family vacation in the Rockies. Do you have a great vintage Canadian family vacation photo to share? Tag it #CanVacay or email it to socialdesk@globalnews.ca. Blake Lough

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