Toronto is located on the north shore of Lake Ontario.
Toronto has a temperate climate with four distinct seasons, being hot and humid in the summer and cold and dry in the winter. In winter, the average minimum is -6.6 ° C, and the average maximum is 0 ° C. In the summer, the average minimum is 15.5 ° C, and the average maximum is 26 ° C.
Population 2.8 million people
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Toronto is the largest city in Canada and the fourth largest city in North America, being the provincial capital of Ontario. It is located on the north shore of Lake Ontario. The city of Toronto itself has approximately 2.8 million inhabitants, approximately 45% of the population of the Toronto Metropolitan Region. Toronto is considered one of the most multicultural cities in the world, being a metropolis that attracts tens of thousands of immigrants annually so it is culturally vibrant city.
Its inhabitants are called Torontonians (Torontonians, in English). Toronto is Canada’s largest financial center and industrial hub as well as one of the leading cultural and scientific centers. It is considered a global alpha city, exerting significant influence at regional, national and international level, it is also considered one of the main financial centers of the world. The city boasts one of the most diverse economies in North America, with the largest concentration of corporate headquarters, cultural institutions and the largest arts community in the country. In January 2005, Toronto was chosen by the Canadian government as one of Canada’s cultural capitals. It is one of the safest cities on the American continent – its crime rate is lower than any major US city, and one of the smallest in Canada. In January of 2015, Toronto was considered by Economist the best city of the world to live.
Toronto is a an intriguing blend of city and country making it one of the best cities in Canada for a study abroad. There is a wide range of activities to experience, so international students of all backgrounds and taste will find something to love whilst studying in Toronto. Toronto is world renowned for industries in the creative fields such as visual arts, fashion,journalism,film or photography.
In summary Toronto is a wonderful place full of great opportunities and connections, for more information about a study abroad programme in Toronto get in touch.