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On the south of the province of Ontario, Hamilton is home to a large number of expatriates: they indeed represent the fourth of its population. This multicultural city had indeed been populated by several waves of immigration and then welcomes various expat communities.  

During their spare time, expats can enjoy diverse recreational activities, Hamilton offering sports and cultural infrastructures.

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The Canada guide

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Before starting your house hunt in Canada, you must determine the kind of accommodation you need. You should also check if you can buy a house or an apartment or if you prefer renting it.

In Quebec, accommodation price is still quite affordable compared to prices you can find in big European cities. However, these prices can be different according to the area because some neighbourhoods are more popular than others, like the Plateau Mont-Royal in Montreal. In addition to that, rent prices increase little by little every year.

At the very top of your to-do list, once you arrive in Vancouver, you will probably see “finding accommodation”. Thanks to this article, you will know everything there is to know about real estate in Vancouver.

You will have different options in order to work in Canada: you can find a job from abroad, you can be in a relationship with someone who will study or work in Canada with a valid permit, you can apply for one of the three options of the International Experience Canada (IEC) program or you can request a permanent residency.

Canada is a number one destination to get a first professional experience. An internship in the country will help you discover North America and improve your English or your French (even both) because Canada is a bilingual country.

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Our expat blog of the month: Jill's Journey

It's been nearly twenty years since Jill first moved to Mexico for a study abroad semester. There, she met the love of her life which brought about the irresistible desire to come back and settle in Mexico. Jill talks about her journey and her everyday life as an expat on her blog. If you have always wondered what life in Mexico is ...

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