Deep Cove

Deep Cove in North Vancouver has a spectacular landscape that will make you feel alive. If you’re studying in Vancouver, this place is a must you can’t miss! Read more

Government ID. How to get your British Columbia ID.

In British Columbia, all residents must have a Government ID. This ID issued by the government will allow you to streamline procedures and enjoy some benefits and discounts as a BC resident. Read more

Libraries in Vancouver

Vancouver is a young city that has an active cultural and student life in its streets. That’s why the city has up to 22 public libraries.  Read more

Granville Island

Granville Island is a surprising place! From painted trucks (with very curious drawings), excursions to see whales, rent a boat or eat lobster, to handmade workshops of brooms, furniture, puppets, ice cream or Sake. Enjoy the charm of this place full of life and its wide options of leisure, shopping, and gastronomy. Granville Island  is a must-see in Vancouver! Read more

Top 10 free plans in Vancouver

In this post, you can find ten free ideas to have so much fun in Vancouver and enjoy without spending any money! Add this places to your check list “What to visit in Vancouver” and start crossing out!

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Driving in Canada

If you’re thinking about to stay in Canada for a short period of time, the driver’s license acquired in your country of residence will allow you to drive for 90 days from the date you entered the country. To avoid problems and inconveniences when driving in Canada, you should apply for the International Driving license in the traffic agency of your city of residence. Read more

The Canadian Dollar

The Canadian dollar, commonly known as “loonie”, is the official currency of Canada. This coin has been available since 1858.  Read more

Personal Health Insurance in Canada

Traveling to Canada without getting health insurance is too risky.

The costs of any hospitalization or emergency could reach quite high sums. For example, a medical appointment is $ 150; Hospitalizations $ 800 per night, $ 3,000 operations onwards, plus ultrasound, x-ray, or any additional services that would be added to the final amount. For this reason, we highly recommend arriving at the Canadian border with a previously contracted personal health insurance. Read more

Bank issues: Should I open a bank account in Canada?

Open a bank account will be one of the first decisions you will have to take when you arrive in Canada. Why do you need an account in Canada? To collect the salary (if you plan to work), pay bills, rent, have a few savings or save on commissions by managing the money from another Country. Read more

Tips to save money with your student ID

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The most ethnical city of Canada is located in the southwest of British Columbia; west coast of Canada. Vancouver has a temperate climate, friendly people, and amazing scenic views. The beauty of Vancouver attracts thousands of students every year, and many establishments offer interesting discounts on trying to catch it as a customer.  Read more