A large country in North America, located in the northern part of the continent between the United States, the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, and the Arctic Ocean. Canada is the world's second-largest country by area, and has a population of about 34.6 million (2011).

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How to have a Canadian phone number which can forward calls to a number abroad?

While traveling long-term we would like a convenient way of getting calls from Canada by having a portable local number which we can take with us. We would give this number to banks, credit card ...
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Planning a trip to Canada/US. Can I get US Pre-Clearance in Toronto for Land Crossing?

I'm planning to see some friends in Toronto ON and Buffalo/Batavia NY. The plan is to fly into Pearson, see my friend in Toronto, then drive across the border at Niagra to Buffalo and Batavia, before ...
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Getting a Schengen visa while interning in Canada

Suppose I am a citizen of country X (passport issued by X) and I am currently in country Y for some internship and I want to apply for a student visa for country Z while in Y. Is this situation ...
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Is it mandatory to travel to Canada on the exact dates specified in the visa?

I'm awaiting my Canadian visitor visa. I requested it to be from 5th of June to 7th of July, but the ticket got very expensive for those dates, therefore I might need to go a bit later (Jun 12 to Jul ...
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USA <-> Japan: 2 * 1.30hrs layovers in Toronto, Canada: 2 transit visas?

I have a valid US visa, no required Visa for Japan but my nationality requires a transit visa for Canada. I will be flying USA <-> Japan onboard Air Canada with layovers in Toronto for 1.30 each ...
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Seattle to Vancouver - few days trip [closed]

We are planning to travel to Seattle (as an EU citizen, we are from Finland and our passports are from here) and stay about 2 weeks. We are also planning to rent a car. Since Vancouver is nearby we ...
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US and Canada tourist visa for Indian Citizen

My parents have US and Canada tourist visa. They stayed in Canada for 6 months and after that if they wish to come to US and stay for 6 months do they need to go to they native country first or can ...
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Does a refusal for a US B1/B2 visa adversely affect my chances of getting a Canadian Student visa [closed]

I had applied for a B1/B2 visa, which was denied. Now I want to pursue further studies in Canada. I'm wondering if a denied visitor visa to the US will adversely affect the chances of me getting a ...
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Canadian eTA for dual British and Canadian citizen with only British passport [duplicate]

I am a dual Canadian and British citizen with only a British passport. The new Canadian immigration system requires British citizens to have an eTA (Electronic travel authorization) however you can ...
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do i need a online application or canadianvisaexpert toapply for Canadian visa as refugee? [closed]

i know that the Canadian government pass a neww law that grants Canadian visa to refugees from the middle east. till now theonly way to apply for the visa was either do the process by yourself oruse ...
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How to manage a longer transit location in a cheaper way

I want to go from Canada to some countries in Europe, but I found pages like Google Flights, Orbitz, Cheapoair, Flight-Hub that can help you to book a CHEAP VERY CHEAP flight!!! Awesome! Many of these ...
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Travelling from uk to mexico via canada [closed]

Planning to go to mexico with stopovers in canada. Canadian government websites says that travelling to Canada after 15/03/16 requires application of an eTA (electronic travel authorisation). It ...
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From Manila to Canada via France and Italy

I intend to apply for a tourist visa to Canada and a tourist Schengen visa. My itinerary will be from Manila to Paris, France to Rome, Italy then Canada where I plan to visit/stay for 2-3 months with ...
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Travel to Ireland for business meeting on UK standard visitor visa [duplicate]

Can I travel to Ireland on a UK standard visitor visa on Indian passport for the purpose of attending a conference. Thanks Komal
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Flying from IAD→YTZ→YHZ—where do I clear Canadian customs?

I've flown into Canada at YYZ quite a bit in the past, and normally go through Canadian customs there after exiting the plane. Easy-peasy. All the times I've flown into Canada from the US have been ...
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Can Canadian money (change) be used in the United States?

As a visitor to the US from Canada, is it possible to use Canadian money, especially coins, at businesses in the US? What about vending machines?
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Leaving the US with birth certificate

I have a daughter five months old has no US passport can she go to Canada with her birth certificate?
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Raising money in a visiting country — legal or not legal? [closed]

I know you're not legally able to work for money without some form of Visa issued (other countries -> U.S.A.); but if one were to raise money, that's not actually working for it. If I come to the U.S....
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How good is the reliability of flights out of Stewart, BC?

I expect to visit Stewart, British Columbia in March. I'll be traveling there with others via the airport at Terrace, BC, but need to leave for the US early. Ideally I'd like to avoid having to rent ...
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Canada Low Cost Airline

Are there any low cost airlines that operate within Canada and fly out of Vancouver? As a European I have very limited knowledge of flying within the US and Canada. I am struggling to find any, ...
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Transit via Canada to USA despite being expelled from Canada?

I'm legally banned from Canada and I need to get to Las Vegas. I can't find any direct flights and have to transit through Canada. Will they arrest me if I land in Canada for a flight transfer?
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Invitation letter to Canada sent by email. Will this be a problem?

So my host wants to print out the invitation letter, sign it, scan it again and email it to me. My host will also send me a scan of their citizenship card and bank statements. The visa office does not ...
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Visitor visa entering expiry period

I received a Canadian visa multiple entry, valid for 5 years. Is there a time when you must first enter Canada ? Specifically, if you first enter Canada after 2 years since I got the visa ?
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Questions regarding Layover in Vancouver as a New Zealander/Taiwanese

I will be laying over in Vancouver airport at the start of June on my way to Brisbane (from San Deigo). I am flying Air Canada for both legs of the trip but will have a 4.5 hour layover in Vancouver ...
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Enter the USA before going to Canada on a WHV [duplicate]

I am a German resident. I m in possessision of a Work- and Holiday Visa for Canada, which allowes me to stay and work there for 1 year. On my way to Canada (Vancouver)I would like to stop in New York ...
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Travel from USA to India via Canada

I am an Indian passport holder holding valid US work visa and Canadian tourism visa. Can I travel to India via Toronto and back to the USA via Toronto ?
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Having a canadian student visa, do I need an eTA to fly back to Canada after a trip abroad?

I have been living in Canada with a student visa for more than a year now. The government of Canada is announcing that from the 15 of March 2016, an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) will be ...
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Canadian Transit Visa - Passport Delivery Fee

I applied for a Canadian transit visa, and I received a message from them requesting me to send them my passport within the next 30 days. I am an Indian citizen, and I live in America. The documents ...
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How can I spend older Canadian money?

I'm going to Toronto later this year. I have some older Canadian currency on hand that I would like to spend. I understand Canada has recently transitioned to polymer banknotes, so I am wondering ...
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Montreal - tips to avoid troubles with immigration

I will be traveling to Montreal to spend 2 months and a half this January. My goal is to do an exploratory trip and know Montreal, Quebec, Ottawa, etc.. And live Canada in its worst season, since I'm ...
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Is a passport required for an Alaska cruise that has a stop in Canada?

So I'm thinking of taking a cruise from Seattle to Alaska. One of the stops is in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada and I was wondering if passengers would require a passport to get off at that stop?
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Visa Waiver traveling to USA from Canada

I am a Canadian citizen with dual British. I got Canadian citizenship in 2014. I do not have a Canadian passport, however I'm in the process of getting one (I lost my proof of citizenship, takes 5 ...
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Is it becoming illegal for a Canadian citizen to enter Canada presenting a foreign passport?

Some countries (e.g., U.S., Israel) require their citizens to present themselves as such when entering the country - that is, they cannot enter using another country's passport. In Canada there is no ...
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Is March/April a good time to visit Canada? [closed]

My girlfriend and I are planning to go to Canada in March/April. We wanna travel from Vancouver to Toronto and all this cities there. But we also wanna see the nice landscape of Canada in the center. ...
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Travelling from USA to India through Canada [duplicate]

I am travelling from St. Louis, USA to India through Toronto, Canada by Air Canada. I hold an Indian Passport and a valid US H1B Visa. I am not planning to visit Canada and my stopover in the airport ...
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Belgian travel document transit through Canada [duplicate]

I have a Belgian refugee travel document and my flights from Brussels to Barbados connect in Pearson airport in Canada. Do I need a transit visa and/or am I eligible to it?
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Driving from New York to Toronto, Canada - Transit visa - Indian citizen

I am an Indian citizen studying in America with an F1-visa, and I have a flight that departs from Toronto. I want to drive to the Toronto airport in Canada from New York (NYC), and I will not be ...
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What specific security checks does one have to do when departing YYZ as of December 2015?

I've got a friend who is a Canadian citizen who is going to be flying from Toronto Pearson to JFK in NY. After googling and only finding TSA American info I thought here would be a great place to ask. ...
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How can I get to Nanaimo from Vancouver airport?

How can I get to Nanaimo from Vancouver airport? By ferry? airplane? Where can I reserve the ticket to Nanaimo? Plus, I don't have vehicle.
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Denver to Regina (or why is it so expensive to fly to Canada?)

I would like to fly from Denver, CO to Regina SK in March (specifically to Regina on March 24 and returning to Denver on March 26). I've tried the normal travel search engines (Kayak, Expedia, etc) ...
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Returning to the UK with valid visa on soon-to-expire Canadian passport

I'm a Canadian currently on a Tier 5 visa in the UK. I'm going back to Canada for 2.5 weeks this weekend and will return to the UK in early January. My visa is valid until October 2016 but my ...
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Canada Transit Visa approved - how long until my passport comes back?

I just receive confirmation that our visa is now approved. They need us to provide the passport. I am from Bahamas and we are required to send our passport to Jamaica (Kingston). I need to fly out on ...
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US citizen flying from Spain to Toronto with a Spaniard- customs/border difficulties?

I'm a US citizen from Buffalo and I'll be flying into Toronto next week with my Spanish partner. My dad is picking us up from the Toronto airport and we're driving to Buffalo. My questions are: Does ...
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Can I bring old Dutch cheese to Canada?

I've asked the similar question for the US and the answer was yes. I think it should be a similar situation?
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Why do some airlines charge more for break journeys

I am planning to visit Atlanta in the US from Munich. I also have a friend of mine in Toronto and I see Air Canada and Lufthansa do have halts at Toronto on the way to Atlanta or back to Munich. Air ...
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Who pays when receiving international calls on a local Canadian mobile number?

I have no landline and have a Bell account for my cell. I live in Canada and am expecting a call from a friend in Australia. Will I be charged to receive the call from Australia on my cell on my free ...
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What are crowds like in Banff and Jasper in July?

I am planning a trip to Banff and/or Jasper in mid-late July. I am unfamiliar with the area and in early stages of planning. My question is, what are the crowds like in the towns/parks at that time ...
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Need a Return Ticket at Port of Entry?

I have a tourist visa for Canada. Do I need a return ticket to be allowed entry, at the Port of Entry? I remember being asked for the return ticket at the PoE in USA. I didn't have a printout, and the ...
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Can I visit Canada without a Canadian Visa if I have both the USA B1/B2 and F1 visa?

I am planning to visit Canada in 2 weeks. I am a Thai passport holder with a USA B1/B2 tourist visa and an F1 student visa. The last time that I entered the US, I used the F1 visa. Would I require a ...
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How to get to Gatineau Park from downtown Ottawa by public transport?

I tried to find a way to use public transport to get from downtown Ottawa to the Gatineau park. But neither Google Maps can found a route nor is anything about public transport mentioned on the ...