About Canada, Toronto, and Ottawa


With an area of 9.98 million km², Canada is the world's second largest country. Canada has thriving manufacturing and high-tech industries, and is one of the G7 countries. Many Canadian cities, such as Toronto and Vancouver, have received the accolade of the 'most livable city'. Moreover, Canada has a comprehensive social welfare system, which includes universal healthcare. As an immigrant country, Canada is incredibly multicultural.



Toronto is the provincial capital of Ontario. Located on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario, it is also Canada's largest city.

With a population of 2.7 million, it is the heart of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) and the most densely populated region in southern Ontario.

Toronto is a world-class city, being Canada's economic center and one of the world's major financial hubs. It is a leader in industries such as finance, telecommunications, media, art, film, software development, and pharmaceutical research, etc.

Toronto has a temperate continental climate with wet summers, cold winters, and distinct seasons. 



Ottawa is the national capital and political center of Canada. Located on the Ottawa River, Ottawa is near the Ontario-Quebec border and a bilingual city with people speaking both of Canada's official languages - English and French. You can discover Canada’s proud heritage at impressive national sites and famous landmarks, including the Rideau Canal (a UNESCO World Heritage Site). Ottawa is a city steeped in culture, with world-class museums and galleries displaying stunning national collections and special exhibitions from Canada and around the world.