The Ottawa Locks are the first of 45 locks lockstations) on the 202 kilometre mile) Rideau Canal. The Ottawa Locks are framed by Parliament Hill on one side and the Fairmont Chateau Laurier hotel on the other.
Entrance Island lighthouse located just outside Nanaimo Harbour on Vancouver Island, BC Canada. This lighthouse station also provides weather info to mariners on the VHF weather channel. via Sherry Agar