Artists and galleries of British Columbia

Artists and galleries of British Columbia

British Columbia has been blessed with exceptional natural beauty and landscapes which inspires numberless local artists and others from all over the world. Visit BC and you can admire artwork of these local artists which are showcased in many galleries around the region and are kept and considered as treasures. Learn more about the aboriginals, the first peoples of BC as you take a look at the masks, totem poles, sculptures and jewelry, dramatic paintings, photographs and other crafts. Below... [ read more ]

Celebrating Christmas in Canada – Christmas traditions

Celebrating Christmas in Canada – Christmas traditions

As Canada is quite a large country with many different people and cultures so is the celebration of Christmas. The population of Canada consists of nationalities such as English, German, French, Irish and Scottish which all had their influences on the ways of celebrating Christmas in this great country. Every region and province has its own traditions and specialties. For example Nova Scotia is famous for its pine Christmas trees. Read on and learn more about what mummering means, Sinck Tuck,... [ read more ]

Shopping at Toronto’s best artisans and designers – women’s fashion

Shopping at Toronto’s best artisans and designers – women’s fashion

This article may concern rather the ladies as they are the ones who like to shop more and are more interested in designer clothes and fashion. In the past decades Toronto’s shops have become more hip. Locally designed and made goods are quite popular these days. You can find anything your imagination fancies from fashion to jewelry and others. Visit Toronto and enter the best stores offering articles designed by Canadians from Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal. Here are a few of the most popu... [ read more ]

Music in Toronto city – best concert venues

Music in Toronto city – best concert venues

One of the many benefits of the wonderful city of Toronto is that swarms of nightlife and culture. All over town there are several venues which give place to special events and concerts throughout the year. So if you are a huge fan of live music Toronto is the right place for you where hundreds of concerts take place all year round. You can choose from large arenas, local pubs, cafes and bars, or any other sized venues. The music is also varied. No matter if you are a classical music fan, or ... [ read more ]

Neighborhoods of Toronto: Old Town, Financial district&Underground city and King West Village

Neighborhoods of Toronto: Old Town, Financial district&Underground city and King West Village

As a major city of Canada, Toronto offers a wide variety of cultural experiences. All over the town you can find a many little pieces from all over the world. So if you want to experience different cultures you don’t need to travel far, just visit Toronto and walk through all its fascinating and unique neighborhoods. If you are interested in Canadian history and you want to learn more about Toronto’s past, visit the Old Town district. For those who like architectural masterpieces we recom... [ read more ]

Neighborhoods of Toronto: visiting the upper class – Bloor-Yorkville and Harbourfront

Neighborhoods of Toronto: visiting the upper class – Bloor-Yorkville and Harbourfront

As a major city of Canada, Toronto offers a wide variety of cultural experiences. All over the town you can find a many little pieces from all over the world. So if you want to experience different cultures you don’t need to travel far, just visit Toronto and walk through all its neighborhoods. Like all major cities in the world Toronto also has its district where the upper class lives their everyday lives far away from the poor people, surrounded by comfort and luxury. Visit and experience... [ read more ]

Neighborhoods of Toronto: shopping and entertainment at Downtown Yonge, Queen West and West Queen West

Neighborhoods of Toronto: shopping and entertainment at Downtown Yonge, Queen West and West Queen West

As a major city of Canada, Toronto offers a wide variety of cultural experiences. All over the town you can find a many little pieces from all over the world. So if you want to experience different cultures you don’t need to travel far, just visit Toronto and walk through all its neighborhoods. The following article concentrates more on the entertaining and shopping side of Toronto. Visit the districts where life buzzes of lively shops, boutiques and restaurants. Walk down the streets fille... [ read more ]

Neighborhoods of Toronto: visiting Europe – Greektown, Little Poland and Italy

Neighborhoods of Toronto: visiting Europe – Greektown, Little Poland and Italy

As a major city of Canada, Toronto offers a wide variety of cultural experiences. All over the town you can find a many little pieces from all over the world. So if you want to experience different cultures you don’t need to travel far, just visit Toronto and walk through all its neighborhoods. The article above will present you the European side of the city: the ancient atmosphere of Greektown in blue and white colors, the charming, busy and happy neighborhood of Little Poland and the trad... [ read more ]

Neighbourhoods of Toronto: Multiculturalism – Korea-town and Little India

Neighbourhoods of Toronto: Multiculturalism – Korea-town and Little India

Hard to believe that in one town you can experience the whole world. Toronto as a major city of Canada offers a wide variety of cultural experiences. All over the town you can find a many little pieces from all over the world. So if you want to experience different cultures you don’t need to travel far, just visit Toronto and walk through all its neighborhoods. The article above will present you the Far East in other words the districts of Korea-town and Little India. Taste the best of thei... [ read more ]

Graffiti Alley co. - Street art in Toronto

Graffiti Alley co. – Street art in Toronto

Art has many forms and branches, some of them are academic and more abstract while others are evident, extravagant and grandiose. In the latest centuries people have found new ways to express their artistic thoughts and ideas and one of them is street art. In Toronto one of the major local attractions is the ‘Graffiti Alley’ where street-size artwork amazes all the visitors and tourists. Long ago painting on buildings was rated as vandalism however in the right circumstances we call it a... [ read more ]