Information about Canada
Population: 33,476,688 (2011)
Capital: Ottawa 883,391 inhab. (2011)
Official Languages: French - English
The national flag of Canada is Air Canda (AC).
Main cities: Toronto, Montreal, Quebec, Ottawa, Vancouver, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Victoria, Churchill
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Canada in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Canada, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Canada - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Currency: Canadian Dollar (CAD)
Time Zone: (GMT from -3.5 to -8) Summer Time (GMT from -2.5 to -7)
Vaccination data up to july 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: None
- Recommended vaccines: Tetanus-diphtheria