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At 2010 Olympics, learn about life in Canada
February 12, 2010 – 6:30 am | Comments Off
At 2010 Olympics, learn about life in Canada

If you’ll be vis­it­ing Vancouver dur­ing the 2010 Winter Games, you can use this oppor­tu­nity to learn more about liv­ing and work­ing in many dif­fer­ent parts of Canada.


Visit the “houses” that many

Top 3 things to know about Canadian health care
February 5, 2010 – 7:20 am | One Comment
Top 3 things to know about Canadian health care

A major ben­e­fit of liv­ing in Canada is access to the country’s gen­er­ally well-​​regarded health care system.

Yet one of the chal­lenges for new­com­ers relo­cat­ing to Canada is find­ing your way through the health care …

Every Canadian knows.…Terry Fox
September 9, 2009 – 7:25 am | Comments Off
Every Canadian knows.…Terry Fox

When you move to a new coun­try, you need to learn about that country’s heroes. In Canada, one of those larger-​​than-​​life icons is Terry Fox.

Born in Manitoba and raised in British Columbia, Fox …

It’s a holiday — at least somewhere in Canada
August 3, 2009 – 8:20 am | Comments Off
It’s a holiday — at least somewhere in Canada

The first Monday in August is a hol­i­day in many regions of Canada.

It’s part of the three days of sum­mer relax­ation known as the “August Long Weekend.”

If you’re in British Columbia, …

Quebec’s National Holiday
June 24, 2009 – 7:56 am | Comments Off
Quebec’s National Holiday

Happy Saint-​​Jean-​​Baptiste Day!

Although Quebec cel­e­brates all of Canada’s national hol­i­days, the province also has its own “Fête Nationale”. This “national hol­i­day,” also known as Saint-​​Jean-​​Baptiste Day, is held on June 24 and is …