are only two countries that make up the continent of North America, and this is Canada and the USA. These two neighboring countries share a lot of things in common, but one thing is different for sure, the way they celebrate thanksgiving.
Sorry guys, I would be saying too many sorries in this article. Oops..sorry! I moved to Canada a couple of years ago to study and trust me when I say that I was taken by surprise by the Canadian habit of apologizing. Um sorry, but can somebody tell me why do Canadians say sorry so much?! Canadians apologize for coming to work early, for squeezing past you in a crowded area, for asking for a napkin in a restaurant, for entering the elevator before you, for feeding you more than they should and sometimes to even themselves! Can you imagine being a Canadian and having to send back a wrong food order at a restaurant?!
Labour Day is celebrated annually on the first Monday of September. A holiday created to celebrate labourers, it is often recognized as the last holiday of the summer. Labour Day is a statutory holiday in Canada, meaning a day off of work for most people. It is also the last day before school starts, making it a great opportunity for an end-of-summer bash!
One of the biggest challenges we face as international students is missing moms, dads, Tita’s, Tito’s, or Lola’s delicious cooking. We know, you know, exactly what we’re talking about. When we first arrive here in Canada, we want to explore all that Canada has to offer. But sometimes we get a little homesick. But there is always a way to bring you back home, and that is achievable through Filipino food.
Rain, Vancouver… Raincouver? Chances are that you may not know these interesting words in Vancouver. Greater Vancouver Area have a lot of nicknames and it may be confusing it at first, therefore, we’re going to break them down for ya.
Fast Facts About Canada Day Canada Day is a federal statutory holiday celebrated nation wide in Canada, every July 1st. This celebration is enacted on
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