Relocating to Canada ?
February 1, 2009 – 3:35 pm | Comments Off on Relocating to Canada ?
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.

New Opportunities for Immigrant Entrepreneurs in Canada
November 8, 2012 – 6:49 am | Comments Off on New Opportunities for Immigrant Entrepreneurs in Canada
New Opportunities for Immigrant Entrepreneurs in Canada

The­re’s been lots of good news for Cana­dian entre­pre­neurs, par­ti­cu­lar­ly for immi­grants and poten­tial immi­grants who want to start busi­nesses in Cana­da or work in the coun­try’s tech­no­lo­gy sector.

But immi­gra­tion poli­cies are in …

If Your Candidate Loses, Will You Move to Canada ?
November 5, 2012 – 12:50 pm | Comments Off on If Your Candidate Loses, Will You Move to Canada ?
If Your Candidate Loses, Will You Move to Canada ?

Eve­ry four years, as the next US pre­si­den­tial elec­tion approaches, the spe­cu­la­tion begins anew.

Will thou­sands of Ame­ri­cans move to Cana­da if their can­di­date loses ?

In « At a Loss ? There’s Always Cana­da, » the New York Times

Are You Smarter than a 10th Grader (about Canada)? Take this Quiz !
November 1, 2012 – 6:43 am | Comments Off on Are You Smarter than a 10th Grader (about Canada)? Take this Quiz !
Are You Smarter than a 10th Grader (about Canada)? Take this Quiz !

Do you know enough about Cana­dian his­to­ry and govern­ment to pass the Cana­dian citi­zen­ship test ?

Or are you (at least) smar­ter than the ave­rage Cana­dian 10th grader ?

A group of Grade 10 stu­dents recent­ly chal­len­ged two …

Fluoride in the Water : Comparing Canada, the U.S., the U.K., and Australia
October 29, 2012 – 7:42 am | Comments Off on Fluoride in the Water : Comparing Canada, the U.S., the U.K., and Australia
Fluoride in the Water : Comparing Canada, the U.S., the U.K., and Australia

My daugh­ter came back from the den­tist the other day and repor­ted that Van­cou­ver does not fluo­ri­date its water sys­tem.

Having grown up in the Uni­ted States, where water fluo­ri­da­tion is quite rou­tine, I …

Toronto Meetups for British and American Expats
October 26, 2012 – 6:11 am | Comments Off on Toronto Meetups for British and American Expats
Toronto Meetups for British and American Expats

Two events are coming up this week for expats living in Toronto.

On Satur­day, Octo­ber 27, the Toron­to Expat Brit Mee­tup Group has a gathe­ring at the Pilot Bar in York­ville. The fun starts at 8pm. …