Welcome to your Guide to Canada!
To help you prepare for your new life in Canada, we have collected a host of resources to help you familiarize yourself with Canada and all that it has to offer. Select a category in the menu on the right side of this page to learn more about any of the given topics.
We have covered a diverse range of topics, including the best places to live in Canada, including information and fun videos about the different provinces and territories. There is also useful information on topics such as job opportunities and job listing websites in our employment section.
Located in North America, Canada is the second largest country in the world with some of the most beautiful and captivating scenery, exciting cities and potential opportunities.
Canada has 13 provinces and territories, all of which have a unique way of life, economy and abundance of attractions. These 13 provinces include Alberta, British Columbia, Quebec, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, the Yukon, Northern Territories, Newfoundland and Labrador, Saskatchewan, Nova Scotia, Manitoba, Nunavut and New Brunswick.
With some of the most vibrant and exciting cities in the world, Canada is a first world country with so much to offer. Visit the towering Niagara Falls in Ontario, take a hike along the scenic paths of the Canadian Rockies and ice-skate along the Rideau Canal in Ottawa.
The booming economy of Canada has opened up many job opportunities to skilled and qualified workers from across the world. In addition, fair salaries and a relatively low cost of living in most cities across the country, have enabled Canadians to enjoy a high quality of life in one of the safest and happiest countries in the world.
Canada has 2 official languages, English and French. In fact, the second largest population of French-speakers in the world after Paris, are situated in Montreal, Quebec. Understanding these languages becomes essential in daily life, though there are many programs and community support systems in place.
Canada is one of the most educated countries in the world, with children enjoying government-funded education from the start of Kindergarten until the end of high school. Many of the highly-ranked universities, colleges and trade schools across the country feature in the annual Top 100 institutions ratings, attracting the brightest minds from all over the world.
Overall, Canada is an exciting country with so much to offer. Take the plunge and begin your life in Canada.