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.

More Americans Moving to Canada to Work or Study
July 20, 2012 – 8:54 am | Comments Off on More Americans Moving to Canada to Work or Study
More Americans Moving to Canada to Work or Study

« Eco­no­mic woes in the U.S. are dri­ving Ame­ri­cans across the nor­thern bor­der in near-record num­bers as they seek bet­ter job oppor­tu­ni­ties and chea­per edu­ca­tion in Cana­da. »

That’s accor­ding to a recent CTV News report, …

Are Canadians really nicer than Americans ?
August 18, 2011 – 9:20 am | One Comment
Are Canadians really nicer than Americans ?

Are Cana­dians real­ly nicer than Americans ?

That’s the ques­tion that USA Today wri­ter Jayne Clark asked recent­ly. And her conclusion ?

After spen­ding a week in Atlan­tic Cana­da and out­li­ning three ins­tances where she expe­rien­ced « the …

Are you too old to become a Canadian citizen ?
July 25, 2011 – 11:34 pm | Comments Off on Are you too old to become a Canadian citizen ?
Are you too old to become a Canadian citizen ?

A 92-year-old Onta­rio woman, who immi­gra­ted to Cana­da in 1947, final­ly became a citi­zen this month, the Globe & Mail repor­ted :

For more than 64 years, Bri­tish-born Cyn­thia England has cal­led Cana­da home : She’s …

Are you an expat from Texas or the American South ?
July 19, 2011 – 2:59 pm | 2 Comments
Are you an expat from Texas or the American South ?

Did you come to Onta­rio from Texas or somew­here else in the Ame­ri­can South ? The CBC wants to talk with you :

Hi There,

I’m contac­ting you from the CBC here in Toron­to. We’re loo­king

Cost of living in Canada : Canadian cities offer good value for expats
July 12, 2011 – 8:22 am | One Comment
Cost of living in Canada : Canadian cities offer good value for expats

Is it chea­per to live in Luan­da, Ango­la or Toron­to, Canada ?

If you gues­sed Luan­da, you’d be wrong.

Accor­ding to the Mer­cer 2011 Cost of Living Sur­vey, an annual ran­king of more than 200 cities …