"Like all the best families, we have our share of eccentricities, of impetuous and wayward youngsters and of family disagreements." - Elizabeth II
May 20, 2019
This day celebrates the birth of Queen Victoria (former queen of England), who ruled the British Empire from 1837 until her death in 1901. On this day all federal buildings and originations close for the day in Canada.
May 20th Victoria Day - Holiday
Classes are not running for this day.
Desert in Canada
Canada's Only True Desert is one and only, South Okanagan region around Osoyoos, BC, as Canada'sonly true desert — even though Osoyoos is only semi-arid (or semi-desert if you prefer).
What color is not found in flags?
Expect Dominica’s flag having a hint of purple not one of the 195 countries in this whole wide world have a dash of purple color in their flag. It because purple fabric was quite expensive in those days.