Welcome to Toronto

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Toronto is an urban mosaic of cultures and ethnicities and heralded as one of the most multicultural cities in the world. It is the most heavily populated city in Canada, a cosmopolitan financial, commercial and cultural center, blending its multicultural heritage — about 80 ethnic groups speaking more than 100 languages — with urban chic.

Facts

Population 2.5 million
Currency Canadian dollar, $1 = 100 cents
Opening hours Banks usually open from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday to Friday. Post Offices open from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Shops generally open from 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. with shopping malls closing later, usually around 9 p.m.
Website www.toronto.ca
www.toronto.com
Newspapers The Toronto Star
Toronto Sun
Eye
Now magazines
Toronto Life
Le Pelican
St Martins Week magazine
St Maarten Nature Magazine
St Maarten Events
Emergency numbers 911
Tourist information Tourism Toronto
+1 416 203 2500 or toll-free +1 800 499 2514
toronto@torcvb.com