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Get to know your city on a « Jane’s Walk » May 1–2
April 26, 2010 – 7:00 am | Comments Off on Get to know your city on a « Jane’s Walk » May 1–2
Get to know your city on a « Jane’s Walk » May 1–2

Put on your wal­king shoes !

If you’re new to Cana­da (or even if you’ve lived here for a while), here’s a chance to get acquain­ted with your home city and get some fresh air at the …

Getting acquainted with Canadian design
March 1, 2010 – 7:15 am | Comments Off on Getting acquainted with Canadian design
Getting acquainted with Canadian design

The Van­cou­ver 2010 Win­ter Olym­pics have been a bonan­za for people who want to learn more about Cana­da (read more here, here, and here).

And even though the Olym­pics have clo­sed, some arts and cultu­ral …

Vancouver 2010 Olympics aren’t just about sports
February 10, 2010 – 7:15 am | Comments Off on Vancouver 2010 Olympics aren’t just about sports
Vancouver 2010 Olympics aren’t just about sports

At the 2010 Win­ter Olym­pics in Van­cou­ver and Whist­ler, which open this Fri­day, Februa­ry 12, the action isn’t all on the snow or ice.

The region is also hos­ting the 2010 Cultu­ral Olym­piad – a mas­sive

Nuit Blanche : Sleepless in Toronto
September 30, 2009 – 7:08 am | Comments Off on Nuit Blanche : Sleepless in Toronto
Nuit Blanche : Sleepless in Toronto

Jet-lag­ged in Toron­to ? Or just want an inten­sive all-night intro­duc­tion to the city’s art scene ?

Then check out Sco­tia­bank Nuit Blanche Toron­to, a dusk-to-dawn cele­bra­tion of contem­po­ra­ry art.

With 500 artists invol­ved in more than …

Cirque du Soleil creates new free street show in Quebec City
June 26, 2009 – 8:50 am | One Comment
Cirque du Soleil creates new free street show in Quebec City

Love Cirque du Soleil but put off by the sky-high ticket prices ? If you’ll be visi­ting or set­tling in Que­bec City this sum­mer, you’re in luck.

Cana­da’s most famous cir­cus com­pa­ny has crea­ted a new street …