Expat Canada


Canada - Modern cities set among vast expanses of some of the world's most breath-taking scenery. Add friendly and tolerant people, plus a wealth of outdoor activities to experience, and you can see why Canada ranks so highly in quality of living surveys.

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Expat Focus Columnists - Canada
Aisha Isabel Ashraf
Tom Zachystal

  What Is It Like To Live And Work In Rural Canada?

Articles - Canada

Rural Canada is home to more than six million of the country’s population. Much of this population is concentrated in regions such as Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, British Columbia and Quebec. Canada’s rural areas provide the benefit of living in wide-open spaces with plenty of fresh air. Rural living enables one to enjoy the outdoors, while becoming closely connected with the local community.

Most rural areas in Canada have similar amenities to the cities, including medical facilities, banking, schools, shops, restaurants and Internet connectivity.   more ...

  Surviving On Less In Canada - Money Saving Tips For Expats

Articles - Canada

There’s a long list of reasons why Canada is a great draw for expats from across the world, but there’s one factor that makes many of them think twice about moving: the cost of living. Of course this depends on many factors – where in Canada you choose (or need) to live is one – the big cities are extremely expensive, but in comparison, the smaller towns and rural areas can be surprisingly cheap.   more ...

  Expat Family Friendly Things To Do In Canada

Articles - Canada

Canada is a great country for expats – as long as you’re able to handle the long, cold winter, there’s much to appreciate and enjoy. From the great Canadian outdoors, to the healthcare and educational facilities, the strong economy and job market, and the excellent infrastructure, Canada provides an excellent new home country for anyone who is considering moving abroad.

When it comes to moving with a family, expats tend to look first at healthcare and education. However, it is also worth looking at places to go and things to do with your family in your new country of residence. Luckily, this is another area in which Canada scores well. Because of the great infrastructure, travelling with your family is quite easy in Canada.   more ...

  Where Do Expats Choose To Live In Canada? An Overview Of Popular Locations

Articles - Canada

Canada is a welcoming country that offers its residents a high quality of life. Expats are drawn to the lush natural beauty, modern cities, stable economy and low crime rate that have always been hallmarks of the country. Canada shares a border with the United States, which only adds to its appeal. The state funded healthcare system that covers all citizens is another reason why Canada is one of the top choices among those looking to relocate. Canada is a large country, in fact the second largest in the world, with more than 10 million square kilometers of geography. Property hotspots can be found all across the region, from the rural areas and small towns to the major cities. Overseas residents usually opt for either holiday homes closer to nature or economic housing in the major cities. Here is an overview of some of the most popular locations in Canada.   more ...

  Why Moving To Canada Will (Probably) Make You Happier

Articles - Canada

There are many reasons why Canada is considered to be one of the most livable countries in the world. It is a place of great natural beauty with its spectacular glaciers, forests and lakes. The country is also a highly modern destination and its cities are cosmopolitan, clean and safe. If you’re among the many thinking about moving to Canada, here’s why it might just make you a happier person.

World-class cities

Canada’s cities are among the best in the world. Vancouver in the country’s most westerly province of British Columbia is set in the slopes of a mountain range and surrounded by water.   more ...


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