10 things Canada does better than anywhere else
By Jordan Rane, for CNN
Editor’s note: This story is part of a series highlighting superlatives of countries around the world. Click here for pieces on Italy, the United States, India and South Korea, and watch for upcoming installments featuring other countries.
(CNN) — Who wouldn’t expect great things from the world’s second largest land mass?
This is a nation hoarding enough prosperity, natural beauty and curling talent to serve a population a hundred times its size.
But Canada is more than elbow room, good roads, respected banks, promo posters of Mounties on horseback, sweet views of Niagara Falls and tired media frenzies about the odd crack-smoking mayor.
This country could really brag about all the stuff that truly sets it apart.
Not that it ever would.
Self-effacing modesty is one the more endearing Canadian virtues — along with these 10 national assets that really put the “O” in Canada.
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