Relocating to Canada?
February 1, 2009 – 3:35 pm | Comments Off
Thinking about moving to Canada?
Just arrived and trying to figure out how to get settled?

You've come to the right place!

This website -- Living Abroad in Canada -- has all the information you need about living, working, going to school, or retiring in Canada.

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Culture

All about Canadian culture, from people and language to food, drink, books, music, and film

Daily Life

From health care and education, to local eating and shopping, to festivals and things to do, get the scoop on life in Canada

Housing, Jobs, & Money

Finding a home, working, saving, and investing in Canada – here’s how

Immigration

What you need to know to live in, work in, or immigrate to Canada. Citizenship information, too.

Travel

Travel ideas and tips for visiting, touring, and deciding where to live in Canada.

Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics’ jobs still available
January 27, 2010 – 7:40 am | Comments Off
Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics’ jobs still available

If you’re hop­ing to find work in Vancouver dur­ing the upcom­ing Winter Olympic Games, which run from February 12 — 28, it’s not too late.

Many tourism and hos­pi­tal­ity busi­nesses are still look­ing for

Top 14 destinations for expat foodies
January 25, 2010 – 7:05 am | Comments Off
Top 14 destinations for expat foodies

Quick: when you think of the top “foodie” coun­tries for expats, do you think of Canada?

Apparently, Britain’s Telegraph does.

Based on find­ings from the HSBC Expat Explorer Survey, the Telegraph cre­ated an  “Expat …

Moving to Canada? Consider these six top cities
January 22, 2010 – 7:30 am | Comments Off
Moving to Canada? Consider these six top cities

“Calgary (Alberta), Waterloo (Ontario), Ottawa (ON), Vancouver (BC), St. John’s (Newfoundland and Labrador), and Richmond Hill (ON) have what migrants are look­ing for when choos­ing where to locate.”

That’s accord­ing to a recent Conference Board …

How to become a true Canadian: Learn to skate…
January 20, 2010 – 7:15 am | Comments Off
How to become a true Canadian: Learn to skate…

Does Canada’s cit­i­zen­ship test require that you “ski a black run, gal­lop a horse, catch a fish, drive a trac­tor, skate in a hockey match and chop down a cedar?”

Uh, no.

But as Jo …

How to meet Canadian entrepreneurs
January 18, 2010 – 7:15 am | Comments Off
How to meet Canadian entrepreneurs

Want to meet entre­pre­neurs and other cool peo­ple in your new Canadian com­mu­nity?

Meetup​.com is a good place to start. They’ve got entre­pre­neur groups in many major Canadian cities:

Vancouver Entrepreneurs Meetup Group

Greater …