Explore the world,
city by city
Vancouver; the not-so-secret secret. A city that sits on the British Columbian coast, overlooked by the Pacific Mountain Range, it offers something for everything; travellers, foodies, outdoor enthusiasts and startups to name a few.
Offering some of the worlds best on-piste skiing in the winter and incredible mountain bike trails in the summer, Whistler is a year-round destination found in the Fitzsimmon Mountain range, a mere one and a half hour drive from Vancouver, B.C.
The largest city in Canada, Toronto, is the busiest city you'll come across. If you're used to London, or Paris, or Sydney, then a move to TO will be an easy transition. With a population of over 2.5 million, the city sprawls along Lake Ontario with bustling streets, large neighbourhoods, multiple universites, a huge Chinatown and much, much more.
Foreign City is always on the lookout for proud citizens of our cities! If you'd like to share your experience, tips and tricks and favourite spots, then help spread the word among the community.
It's quite common for buildings to advertise apartments for rent via a sign on the front lawn. So, hit the residential areas on foot and you may well find your dream home!
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You've got an interview for a new job, and your mind is full of thoughts about moving from an IEC visa to a something more permanent. Should you mention this in the interview? Or wait until you have the job?
You've just moved to Vancouver? Congratulations, you made a great choice! If youâ€™re like I was on arrival, you probably feel a mixture of excitement, nerves and a wee bit of jetlag. Donâ€™t worry, itâ€™s all normal.
Whether you've just arrived, or are simply looking to spend some quality time getting to know oleâ€™ Vancity better, weâ€™ve compiled some fun ways to see it from a new perspective!