Magic Carpet Journals

Welcome to Canada



British Columbia's Golden Ears Mountain Range



Following the Trails of Louis Rel  in 1885  

Maxine George takes you to Saskatchewan to discover the epic story of Louis Rel.

Following the Trails of 1885 - Wanuskewin Heritage Park

The Northwest Resistance: The Opening Salvo at Duck Lake

Fort Carlton: the Hudson Bay Trading Post and the Northwest Mounted Police

Searching for understanding we visit the Poundmaker Cree Nation

We visit Fort Battleford, the North West Mounted Police Post

Our trail ends with Canoeing on the South Saskatchewan River

and a visit to Batoche, scene of the last battle of the Resistance of 1885




 Canada's Capital, Ottawa hosts the world in style

A Traditional Afternoon Tea at the Fairmont Chateau Laurier in Ottawa

Time for Ottawa's Tulip Festival


New Brunswick

King's Landing

 Our Three Day Immersion into Life in the Nineteenth Century


Nova Scotia

Children watch piper in Halifax Public Gardens.  Photo by Margaret Deefholts

The Heart of Halifax



Tyrannosaurus Rex at the Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller, Alberta.  Photo by M. Maxine George

Dinosaur Utopia - Drumheller Alberta

   VIA Rail takes us to Fairmont's Jasper Park Lodge in Alberta


British Columbia


  The  3rd Annual Osoyoos Celebrity Wine Festival

Golden Maple International Film Festival Comes to Canada

    BC's  Cariboo Gold Rush Trail

Taiwan Festival Held in British Columbia

A Man, Three Dogs and a Bicycle on  a Mission of Hope




Quebec Celebrates Winter

Carnival de Quebec,  A Wonderful Way to Celebrate Winter

       For a Thrilling Experience, Try Dog Sledding in Quebec



Fred Osson at Robert Service's Cabin in Dawson City, Yukon.   Photo by Lenora Hayman



The Commissioner's Tea and The Commissioner's Klondike Ball in Dawson City, Yukon




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Last Updated on October 14, 2019 by M. Maxine George editor.