Canada's Territories' Hotels & Accommodation

There are currently three Territories in Canada. Unlike the provinces, the territories of Canada have no inherent jurisdiction and have only those powers delegated to them by the federal government. They include all of mainland Canada north of latitude 60° north and west of Hudson Bay, as well as all islands north of the Canadian mainland (from those in James Bay to the Canadian Arctic islands).

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» Northwest Territories

Northwest Territories Hotels, Accommodation in Canada

The Northwest Territories is a federal territory of Canada. Located in northern Canada, the territory borders Canada's two other territories, Yukon to the west and Nunavut to the east, and three provinces: British Columbia to the southwest, and Alberta and Saskatchewan to the south. It has a land area of 1,140,835 km2 …

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» Nunavut

Nunavut Hotels, Accommodation in Canada

Nunavut is the largest, northernmost and newest territory of Canada. It was separated officially from the Northwest Territories on April 1, 1999. The creation of Nunavut resulted in the first major change to Canada's political map since the incorporation of the new province of Newfoundland in 1949. Nunavut comprises a major portion of Northern Canada, and most of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago …

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» Yukon

Yukon Hotels, Accommodation in Canada

Yukon is the westernmost and smallest of Canada's territories. It was named after the Yukon River. The territory was created from the Hudson's Bay Company's North-Western Territory in 1898 as 'the Yukon'. Receiving royal assent in 2002, the federal government moderized the Yukon Act to confirm 'Yukon', rather than 'Yukon Territory', as the current usage standard …

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Destination Canada

The name Canada is believed to have originated from a Huron-Iroquoian word, Kanata meaning village or settlement or collection of huts, referring to Stadacona, a settlement on the site of present-day Quebec City …