Alberta, the most westerly of Canada’s three Prairie Provinces, joined the Confederation of Canada and became a province on September 1, 1905; the same day that Saskatchewan joined the Confederation. Before then Alberta and Saskatchewan were considered part of the Northwest Territories. Alberta was named after Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, the fourth daughter
Canada is relatively a new country compared to the long-established nations of the world in Africa, Asia and Europe. Although, Canadian history does have a rich pageantry in the short time since it has become an independent nation. Origin Canada’s name originates from the Huron/Iroquois name ‘Kanata’, which means ‘settlement’, or ‘village’. The first inhabitants
There is so much to learn about a new country when you first arrive. Here are 14 facts about Canada that you should know as you take off on your Canadian journey. Canadian Facts Canada is the second largest land mass country in the world after Russia. Canada borders three oceans; Atlantic, Arctic and Pacific.
Did you know Canadian inventors have patented more than one million inventions? Canadian’s have contributed everything from AC radio tubes to zippers. Here are just 10 of those inventors and what they have contributed. 10 Canadian Inventors Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone, among other devices, in 1876 James Naismith
Do you think you’re an expert on Canada? Want to become one? Here are some Canadian fun facts you probably didn’t know, and maybe will wish you didn’t afterwards. Canadians consume more macaroni and cheese, a dish of English origin consisting of cooked macaroni pasta and a cheese sauce, per capita than anywhere else in the world One of the most popular foods is poutine, made
All the words and phrases included in this cross-word puzzle are inherently Canadian. Test your knowledge of Canadian slang terms with this fun puzzle.
Choosing where to live is a big decision that can be a bit nerve-racking. To help make your decision easier, here is a list of five reasons you may want to choose New Brunswick as your new home. Work Life Balance New Brunswick is a land for people who desire a simpler, no-frills lifestyle amidst
Looking to explore the City of Calgary? Find these landmarks in this word search puzzle, then go out and visit these landmarks as an interactive and fun activity for friends and family.
You’re in the process of making Canada your new home and now it is time to look for a place of your own. Before you begin shopping for a house, it’s important to know how much you can afford. At this stage, you should also consider whether you would like to rent or buy. Once
This word search is made up of a diverse collection of all things Canadian. How many of them are you able to locate?