“From the nation’s capital to some of the oldest cities of Canada, there are thousands of reasons to backpack around Ontario and Quebec. Intriguing and scandalous histories, vibrant cultures, and delicious foods; they have it all. The best part is that you don’t need to blow your budget to enjoy them.
Many hostels will offer pub crawls and sometimes a walking tour as well, however, there is so much to see and experience in Quebec and Ontario. Yes, even in winter when the buildings are covered in snow, the sidewalks are icy, figuring out how to get around is not as complicated as you may think.
Here are 22 free or nearly free winter activities to get you started.”