Well, it's July 1st again - which means, of course, that it's Canada day. And this year, 2012, marks Canada's 145th birthday. So happy birthday Canada.
This Wednesday of course sees July 4th, when Canada's smaller neighbour, the USA, celebrates it's own independence day, and so I'm sure we will see a few combined North American parties taking place around the city. Speaking of, The Safari bar at the Hyatt are marking Canada day with special Canada-themed food tonight (poutine!!!!!!!), along with showing the Euro's final at 10:45pm. The Safari are also throwing an Independence Day party for the yanks on Wednesday the 4th as well. In fact the festive spirit runs from the 1st till the 4th.
Back to the main purpose of this blog post, here's some fun facts about Canada (other than it's just awesome):