Toronto is at the heart of the Greater Toronto Area, and of the densely populated region in Southern Ontario known as the Golden Horseshoe. Its cosmopolitan and international population reflects its role as an important destination for immigrants to Canada. Toronto is one of the world’s most diverse cities by percentage of non-native-born residents, with about 49% of the population born outside Canada.
As Canada’s commercial capital, it is home to the Toronto Stock Exchange and the headquarters of Canada’s five largest banks.Leading economic sectors in the city include finance, business services, telecommunications, aerospace, transportation, media, arts, publishing, software production, medical research, education, tourism, and engineering.Toronto is considered an alpha world city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network and is placed among the Global Leaders in the Global Financial Centers Index. The city is also consistently rated as one of the world’s most livable cities by the Economist Intelligence Unit and the Mercer Quality of Living Survey.
Attractions – over 50 to choose from
CN Tower, Royal Ontario Museum, Hockey Hall of Fame, Art Gallery of Ontario, Casa Loma, Distillery District, Toronto Zoo, Ontario Science Centre, Air Canada Centre, Toronto Islands, Rogers Centre, Yorkville, Bell Lightbox, Eaton Centre, Bata Shoe Museum, Princes of Wales Theatre, Allan Gardens, Ed Mirvish Theatre, Roy Thomson Hall, High Park, Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, Sadina House, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, Fort York, Aga Khan Museum, Younge Centre for the Performing Arts, Chinatown, Nathan Phillips Square, Kensington Market, Gardiner Museum, Waterfront, Ontario Place, Queens Quay, Toronto Harbour, Riverdale Farm, Exhibition Place, The Beaches, Edward Gardens, Metro Toronto Convention Centre