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    CanadaPulse, Week of Feb. 1-5, 2016

    CanadaPulse, Week of Feb. 1-5, 2016

    PHOTO: Toronto is prepping to host the NBA All-Star Game on Valentine's Day weekend.

    Headed to Canada? Here are some of this week’s top headlines north of the border courtesy of our sister site, TravelPulse Canada.

    The NBA is getting ready to hold its first-ever NBA All Star Game outside of the U.S. in Toronto next weekend, which also happens to be a Canadian holiday. Check out the list of Valentine’s Day, Basketball and Family Day activities in Toronto.

    Planning a romantic night out on Valentine’s Day. Here are the most romantic restaurants in Canada, as determined by reservations site OpenTable.

    If you’re looking for dim sum and lion dances, here are several ways to celebrate Lunar New Year in Canada.

    Have a hankering for space travel? Canadian astronaut Commander Chris Hadfield, who nearly singlehandedly rejuvenated public interest in space travel, is joining a Quark Expeditions cruise of the Canadian arctic.

    Speaking of the Canadian Arctic, there’s new air service linking Halifax and Ottawa with Iqaluit in Nunavut. Not sure if Iqaluit is right for you? Check out the Canada in an Instant: Iqaluit blog for some great Instagram snaps.

    If snow and ice aren’t your idea of the ideal vacation getaway, check out these sunny getaways with Air Canada Vacations.

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