Greetings Across The Globe

Kiss, hug or shake hands? The rules for saying hello can be very complicated and quite different from one country to another. Over much of the planet, people shake hands when they meet. In many other cultures, they also kiss. Some kiss on one cheek, some on both, yet others kiss three times! Beyond the […]


Montreal Music And Club Scene

As Canada’s second largest-city and the centre of French speaking North America, Montreal has always warranted a lot of attention from culture vultures eager to find the next-best-thing.  And while Montreal boasts its fair share of museums, theatres and renowned dance acts, it’s arguably the city’s rich, eclectic music and club-scene that draws visitors to […]


Canada Facts And Trivia

Canada is an amazing country, with a great diversity of characteristics. Here are a few interesting facts about Canada. Facts About Canada Canada is the second largest country in the world, with 9,971,000 square kilometres of land. The baseball glove was invented in Canada in 1883. With only three people per square kilometer, Canada has […]


How Emotional Are Canadians?

Canadians do not appreciate aggressive behavior or driving and have a low tolerance for shouting and public displays of affection. Local* Perspective – Consistent with a strong sense of personal space and with protestant prudence, it is not that common to see Canadians displaying affection in public. There is an implicit acceptance of ’positive yet neutral’ […]