The Beauty Of Canada, Seen From The Rails (PHOTOS)

If you ever dreamed of a long-distance rail journey through forests and along lake shores, stopping at picturesque little towns, maybe you should look north.
06/22/2012 07:12 am ET Updated Aug 22, 2012

If you ever dreamed of a long-distance rail journey through forests and along lake shores, stopping at picturesque little towns, then repairing to your cabin to watch the scenery go by, here's a tip from friends over the border: That experience is closer and less expensive than you think.

-- Lena Katz

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VIA Rail Lets You Discover the Beauty of Canada by Train