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There are 600,000 Puffins in Newfoundland. Here’s Where to See Them

I think it’s obvious why I wanted to see Newfoundland puffins. The clown-like creatures know how to put on a show, flying and diving and making the funniest noises on earth. They’ve got outlandishly orange beaks that are so ridiculous they shed them in the winter, exposing a grey beak underneath. People call them the …

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How to See Icebergs in Newfoundland

Although there are lots of reasons to visit Newfoundland, it was “Iceberg Alley” that most caught my attention.  Icebergs in Newfoundland are so reliable that an entire industry has formed around taking tourists out to see the best bergs. And it’s easy to understand why — some of these icebergs can be as large as …

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You Can Be the First to Visit Newfoundland if You Go Soon

Even if Newfoundland wasn’t on your bucket list before, hear me out.  Its Viking history dates back to 1000 A.D. and John Cabot arrived with the Brits in 1497.  Yet, somehow, this part of Canada is still unknown by most modern travelers.  In a world where overtourism is creeping into dozens of destinations, it was …

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