Toronto vs. Vancouver

Difference between Toronto and Vancouver

Situated in Canada, Toronto and Vancouver are two cities which offer lots of tourist attractions.  Be it people looking for job or tourists visiting to explore them, these two cities are the gems and cynosure of Canada.  Vancouver has Seaside Mountains and Toronto has magnificent tower s overlooking a great lake. Both of these cities are heart of Canada and major source of revenue in different terms, yet have huge differences mentioned in the article.

Toronto, the provincial capital of Ontario and largest city of Canada, is located in the southern part of Ontario on the Lake Ontario. With over 2.5 million residents, it is termed as fifth most North American populous city. Toronto is financial capital of Canada as well. It is the home to one of the top financial centers of the world and economic hub of finance, business services, telecommunications, media, aerospace, transportation, arts, film, television production, publishing, software production, medical research, education, tourism, engineering and sports center.  It was also termed as the most expensive city to live and reside in 2006.

On the other hand, Vancouver, a coastal city of Canada, located in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia is named after its discoverer British Captain George Vancouver. He found and mapped the in the 1970s. Thanks to the dramatic rise in the immigration to Vancouver, the culture of city is ethnically and linguistically diverse. It is also the third-largest metropolitan area and most populated area of the country and West Canada respectively.

Surprisingly, 30% of people are of Chinese heritage and for 52% of the Vancouver population English is not first language. The seashore has developed to T to gain maximum advantage of natural seaport as a trade port. The Vancouver Port of is Canada’s busiest and largest port. However, the financial backbone of city remains forestry industry.

Along with the locations, cities are difference in every single way, one could imagine. Toronto is a city that never sleeps. It is always waiting for one or two big events to happen. The beauty of patios is must watch there. It is more focused and larger town than Vancouver. Though, both of these cities have their fair share of night clubs, lounges, bars and great music venues. Toronto people are also said to be more charming and friendlier. Vancouver, whereas is more of a natural beauty. It is like a mammoth pine where you could see the Sun sliding away in the horizons.

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