Living in Canada
Key Expatriate Websites and Resources
|Featured Articles on Living, Working, Studying, Traveling, and Volunteering in Canada
| Business and Economy in Canada
U.S. Commercial Service in Canada, export.gov/canada/, is a U.S. Commercial Service offering assistance to help U.S. businesses to export goods and services to markets worldwide, including Canada.
UK Trade & Investment Canada, www.uktradeinvestcanada.org, provides advice and information from the British Government to promote UK-Canada trade and investment; firstname.lastname@example.org, or email@example.com.
Contact Info: British Consulate-General, 777 Bay Street, Suite 2800, Toronto, ON M5G 2G2, Canada.
Tel: 416 593 1290; Fax: 416 593 1229; firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Economist is a British weekly newsmagazine reporting on the global economy, politics etc. The Country Briefings, compiled for 60 countries by the Economist Intelligence Unit, provides extensive economic and political data, as well as links to articles. Take a look at the Canada Country Briefing.
The American Chamber of Commerce in Canada, www.amchamcanada.ca/
Contact Information: Victor Sinclair, Executive Director,
Box 160 - 260 Adelaide Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5A 1N1.
Tel : 416-777-8512; email@example.com.
U.S. Government Export Portal, www.export.gov, publishes Country & Industry Market Reports, Commercial guides, and other essential information for doing business abroad, including Canada.
| Expatriate Websites and Resources for Canada
American Women's Club of Toronto, www.awcto.com.
Tel: (416) 410-8983; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Askalo Canada, www.askalo.ca, is a Q&A community which allows expats to ask their own questions about any local topic and share their own tips and recommendations. This is an expat tool to help everyone discover useful experiences in all major cities across Canada.
Canada Wise, www.canadawise.com, provides advice and information for those moving to Canada, as well as relocation
and settlement services. 612 - 500 Country Hills Blvd NE., Suite 141, Calgary, Alberta T3K 5K3, Canada.
Tel: (403) 226-4999; Fax: (403) 226-1220; email@example.com
Expat Exchange provides a wealth of resources and articles, as well as a forum.The site has a few useful articles and links about Canada.
Expat Focus provides information and resources for expatriates for a large number of countries, including Canada. The website also host forums and blogs for expats.
Expatriates.com is an online community for expatriates, has a section on Canada, with classified ads, links, and a bulletin board.
Expat Forums, expatforums.com, hosts numerous discussion groups for expats, including Canada.
Locanto Canada, www.locanto.ca, is a classifieds community which allows expats to buy, sell, and trade goods, meet new people and more in every city in Canada.
Just Landed is a website which provides rich guides for expatriates and prospective expatriates, including Canada.
The Britz, www.britexpat.net, is an online forum for British expats in Canada. who are coming to or are living in Canada.
British Expats is a website dedicated to British expats around the world, including Canada.
Network for Living Abroad provides miscellaneous information and articles for expatriates in a variety of countries, including Canada.
Yalwa Canada, www.yalwa.ca, a business directory which allows expats to quickly locate and browse various local services offered in every city in Canada.
| Government and International Organizations in Canada
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada, www.international.gc.ca.
Organization of American States, www.oas.org, is an international organization aiming to strengthen cooperation between all states in the Western hemisphere.
17th Street & Constitution Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20006, USA.
Tel: (202) 458-3000.
CanadaTourism.com, www.canadatourism.com/ctx/app/, is the official business website of the Canadian
Tourism Commission. 55 Metcalfe Street, Suite 600, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 6L5, Canada. Tel: (613) 946-1000; firstname.lastname@example.org
Travel Canada, www.canada.travel/selectCountry.html, is the official travel portal of the Canadian
Tourism Commission. 55 Metcalfe Street, Suite 600, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1P 6L5
Kidon Media Link is an online directory of world newspapers and news media, has an extensive listing of news media in Canada.
Live-radio.net provides continuously updated links to thousands of online radio stations worldwide, including Canada.
Online Newspapers lists over 1000 links to online newspapers worldwide, including Canada.
| Recommended Reading on Canada
How to Move to Canada: A Primer for Americans by Terese Loeb Kreuzer, Carol Bennett
Immigrating to Canada and Finding Employment: A Do-It-Yourself Kit for Skilled Workers under the Latest Immigration Policy by Tariq Nadeem.
Canadian Immigration Made Easy: How to Immigrate into Canada (All Classes) with Employment Search Strategies for Skilled Workers by Tariq Nadeem.
Living & Working in Canada: A Survival Handbook by Graeme Chester
Living and Working in Canada: A Practical Guide to Life in Canada by Benjamin A. Kranc, et al.
Success Secrets to Maximize Business in Canada by Ken Coates
Lonely Planet Canada by Andrea Schulte-Peevers, et al.
Lonely Planet Canada's Maritime Provinces by David Stanley.
Moon Handbooks Atlantic Canada : New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador by Mark Morris, Andrew Hempstead.
Canada (Eyewitness Travel Guides) by DK Publishing.
Frommer's Canada by Shawn Blore, et al.
Frommer's Canada: With the Best Hiking & Outdoor Adventures by Hilary Davidson et al.
The Rough Guide to Canada by Tim Jepson, et al.
Fodor's Canada by Chris Swiac (Editor), et al.
Michelin The Green Guide Canada: With Hotels and Restaurants by Michelin.
Culture Shock! Canada: A Guide to Customs & Etiquette by Pang Guek Cheng
| Travel Information for Canada
|Away.com provides travel information for countries worldwide, with destination guides, hotel information, articles, etc. The site has a section on Canada.
|BonJourQuebec.com, www.bonjourquebec.com, is the official tourism website of the government of Quebec.
Fodor's provides destination guides for most countries around the world, with a section on Canada.
Frommer's provides destination guides for countries worldwide, with a section on Canada.
|Lonely Planet Worldguide offers useful travel information on Canada.
|Rough Guides Destinations offer a lot of useful travel advice and information for most countries, including Canada.
|Tourism British Columbia, www.hellobc.com, is the Official Travel Website of British Columbia.
|Travel Canada, www.canada.travel, is the official travel portal of the Canadian Tourism Commission. 55 Metcalfe Street, Suite 600, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1P 6L5.
|WorldWeb.com is a travel and tourism guide and directory for a number of countries around the world, with information about lodging, transportation, restaurants, sights, travelers reviews, etc. The site has a section on Canada.