local guide arts culture in Toronto

A local’s guide to exploring Indigenous arts & culture in Toronto

Looking for more ways to explore Toronto? As locals, we are constantly rediscovering, reeducating and even rethinking what we are all about. We’ve recently spent a few days with Tourism Toronto to experience Indigenous arts & culture (and food!) in, and around, our city. Here are some ideas to get you started…

Nova Scotia Canada's coastal province

Nova Scotia: Crystal Cresent and other gems of Canada’s coastal province

Whether it’s visiting wine country by doubledecker bus, rafting on a tidal bore or tucking into a lobster feast, there are memories to be made in Nova Scotia. Nova Scotia is the kind of place where strangers stop to talk and smiles come easy. It’s also where this famous east-coast hospitality, fresh seafood, good wine and pristine beaches all come together to create memorable summer holidays.

guide to Canada's Halifax craft beer

Citadel Hill to craft beer: a guide to Canada’s Halifax

The secret is out. Halifax and its surrounds are a laidback, coastal paradise where postcard perfect seaside towns and vibrant nightlife make for a good time, recommends local Jaime Jacques. Foodies take note, a culinary boom is happening in Halifax right now, and the land is linked to everything.

reasons expats love Canada

15 Reasons expats love living in Canada

Canada has a goal to attract one million people to live and work in the country by 2020. Judging by feedback from expats, it shouldn’t have too much trouble with that objective. Listed as one of the best countries in the world for expats, it is consistently praised for its accepting and tolerant society and great quality of life.

what to do in Toronto 2019

What to do in Toronto in 2019

Some say the name of Ontario’s capital city derives from the indigenous Huron word for “meeting place” – and Toronto’s ethnically diverse population, combined with a smörgåsbord of big and bold events and festivals, as well as its hip neighbourhoods makes Canada’s largest city an ideal place to have fun at any time of the year.

Vancouver best city for expats

Vancouver ranked one of the best cities in Canada for expats

Vancouver is one of the best cities in Canada for expats. According to Further Digital Marketing, Vancouver ranks in the top three, along with Toronto and Calgary. Using The Economist’s latest Liveability report, which puts Calgary, Toronto and Vancouver in the top five most liveable cities in the world, the agency found that this trio of Canadian hotspots are world leaders when it comes to quality of living.