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Key Expatriate Websites and Resources

Articles on Canada
Business and Economy in Canada
Expatriate Websites and Resources
Language Courses in Canada
News and Media in Canada
Recommended Reading on Canada
Travel Information for Canada

Featured Articles on Living, Working, Studying, Traveling, and Volunteering in Canada
WWOOFING It in Canada by Margaret Boyes
Book Review of Moon Living Abroad in Canada by Volker Poelzl
Historic Quebec by Alison Gardner
Eating Well in Montreal by Ben Keene
My Vancouver Island: Explore the Natural Wonders of the Pacific Rim by Alison Gardner
Travel to Enchanted Northern Nova Scotia, Canada by Robert Sangster
Voyage on a Ship with the Inuit Along the Coast of Labrador, Canada by Tom Booth
Canada’s Far North: Try a Northern Adventure with a Soft Landing by Katherine McIntyre
Crossing Canada: Book a "Roomette" for a Terrestrial Cruise by Dave Preston
New Brunswick, Canada: Smiling Faces and Unlocked Doors Welcome Visitors by Carla Waldemar
Learning Vacations in Vancouver, Canada by Renee Simao
Family Immersion in Quebec's Magdalen Islands by Cherie Thiessen
Lessons from Canada: An American Student at a Canadian University by Heidi Schmaltz
Study Abroad in Quebec, Canada: I Will Remember by Christine Irons

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 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.

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; victor.sinclair@amchamcanada.ca.

U.S. Government Export Porta publishes Country & Industry Market Reports, Commercial guides, and other essential information for doing business abroad, including Canada.

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 Expatriate Websites and Resources for Canada

American Women's Club of Toronto, www.awcto.com. Tel: (416) 410-8983; awct@awcto.com.

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; info@canadawise.com

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.

Living Abroad in Canada is an excellent blog hosted by Carolyn B. Heller, author of a book published by Moon by the same name. The website offers many posts and resources which will help anyone wishing to relocate, work, study, or visit Canada for the long-term.

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.

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.

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 News and Media in Canada

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.

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 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

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 Travel Information for 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.
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.

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