Category Archives: Canada

Au revoir Canada, hello USA


While I was in Canada it got me thinking. How many countries are officially bilingual? Even though I spent my two weeks in Canada in the predominantly English speaking cities of the west I was still greeted everywhere with a … Continue reading

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North America’s largest mall plus a visit to Yellowknife


What does Edmonton, the capital of the Canadian province of Alberta, have that the rest of Canada and the entire USA are jealous of (probably)? Surprisingly, and rather pertinently for me, it is home to North America’s largest shopping mall … Continue reading

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Calgary – leading the way in Canada?


Usually I’m blogging about the lesser known countries and cities from the likes of Africa and Asia but for the next month or so I’ll be on the data collection trail in a much more alien environment – one where … Continue reading

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