St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada is a capital city of the region located on the Avalon Peninsula in Atlantic Canada. St. John`s is best known as the site of the first transatlantic wireless transmission, the 1494 historic landing by John Cabot, the pastel colored homes, and the historic site known as Signal Hill.
Some of the more visited sites in St. John's include Cape Spear Lighthouse, Signal Hill, Basilica of St`John Baptist, Railway Coastal Museum, Fort Waldgrave, Queen`s Battery Barracks, Quidi Vidi, Provincial Museum of Newfoundland and Labrador, Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador and the Murray Premises. It is said that St. John`s has 21 National Historic Sites of Canada.
Some fo the more popular natural sites for activity include Bowring Park, Butter Pot Provincial Park, Pippy Park, Bannerman Park, and East Coast Trail. People of St. John's enjoy activities like sightseeing, wildlife tours, birding, hiking, walking, fishing, scuba diving, boating, sailing, golfing and kayaking.
Services important to travelers in St. John's include accommodations, campgrounds, tours, guides, coffee houses, gas stations, grocery stores, internet, cell service and transportation services bus, car rentals, cab companies, and the St. John's International Airport (YYT).