The Toronto City

The Toronto City

Introduction

Toronto is the most popular city of the North American Continent.It is situated in the province of Ontario and is the capital of Ontario.It is also the largest city in terms of population in North America. It falls just behind Network and Los Angeles in terms of population. It is the leading international centre of attraction for business and trade.It became the capital of Ontario back in 1867. Toronto covers the area of 630 square kilometres.

The city is presents a beautiful look with rich forests and mountains spread on vast area.It is the multicultural and historical destination which attracts a large number of tourists and immigrants.About 50% population is from outside Canada.English is the primary official language of Toronto and the locals are called Torontonians. However due to great multicultural influence, over 60 different languages are spoken in Toronto.

Climate

Toronto has warm and cold climate in the summer and winter respectively.The summer is normally warm and humid.The summer is hotter in urban areas as compared to the rural areas. It gets cooler in the spring season when flowers begin to bloom in all areas.Lake Ontario is mostly cold in the summer as well.

The winters in Canada are famous for their coldness and frozen chills. The temperature is below 0 degree Celsius and becomes incredibly chilly below -25 degrees as the winter progresses. Some areas experience below 35 degree temperature as well.The snow is much frequent in the winter adding to the chill in the wind. Spring and Autumn seasons are comparatively better. The temperature rises at bit up to 12 degrees in these seasons. The daylight reduced to 28% in December which prolongs the darkness throughout Toronto.

Culture & Tourism

The great Toronto Harbour and Don River are the main attractions for tourists. The city has the colourful culture with amazing entertainment opportunities for the people of every age. The dance companies, Orchestra and Opera companies are a major part of entertainment. Open air music concerts are held frequently to promote the world’s largest bands and musicians. Singers from around the world love to play live in Toronto due to the awesome nature of music loving community.

A lot of film festivals are held in Toronto. The Royal Ontario Museum is a masterpiece in the world for its collection of 5000 animal species. Toronto is also a home of major sports like Hockey, Baseball, Basket Ball, Soccer and waterspouts.

Education & Infrastructure

Toronto is the home of world class education.Universities like University of Toronto is the largest university of Canada. There are four colleges who offer high quality education for diploma and degree seekers. There are also 102 higher secondary schools in Toronto where students gain sufficient knowledge to progress towards their career of their choice in the future. Toronto has produced many scientists and PHDs in the world. The public library of the world has one hindered branches with a catalogue of 11 millions books and items for extensive learning.However unlike some European countries, the higher education is not free and the degree cost is almost as equal to a university in United States.

The infrastructure of Toronto is beautiful and buildings are tall reflect modern sophisticated architecture.The transportation is based on railway trains and airports.Toronto Pearson International Airport is the best airport in the Continent.The roads are vast and smooth for local transportation and travelling. Lots of busy highways and parkways are available but Toronto has a problem of traffic congestion like in Vancouver.

Major Attractions of Toronto

Toronto is the most attractive city in the world. An amazing architecture is 553-meter high CN Tower which is a centre of attraction for the whole world.Rogers centrer is the most famous place for massive sports events.Art Gallery of Ontario is also a modern building for exhibitions and collections of Canadian Arts.Toronto Zoo has a collection of thousands of animals like grizzly bear and many more.”Entertainment District” is a place for major theatre productions and it becomes a lively place to visit in the evening time.”Eaton Center”is an ultra modern huge shopping centre with departmental stores,boutiques and restaurants. It is easy to lose your way inside this amazing building if directions are not followed. More gorgeous attractions and “District Centre, High Park, Ontario Science Centre and Toronto Islands.


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