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If you dream of living in Canada or you already made it, make sure to acquaint yourself with the Canadian government agencies and departments. I shouldn’t have waited too long. I should have been like a diligent student making sure … Continue reading
For so long I didn’t bother knowing the difference between the temporary resident visa and work permit. Because I came to Canada through the Live-in Caregiver Program (LCP), I received my visa in the Philippines and work permit at the port of entry (Vancouver International Airport).
The only time I was interested to know more the documents was when I had to learn how to renew a work permit in Canada. (My work permit expired at the same time with my passport.)
This is the second part of “Do You Want To Live in Canada . . . Seriously?”.
Master of Fate
So be honest with yourself now.
Do you really want to live in Canada?
If you do, make it about YOU.
Do you want to explore the Canadian Rocky Mountains?
Do you want to discover yourself: nurture your strengths and acknowledge weaknesses?
Do you want to meet and learn from people?
(I have met people of varying cultural backgrounds through commuting, attending events, and taking classes which are mostly free.)
It was like any other chore.
I was packing my seemingly new clothes and other things I valued that wouldn’t take much space and add weight to my luggage.
I wasn’t thinking much of what lies ahead.
All I knew was that I can’t go back.
I made a decision. I kept things in order just like I always do. I still had a vivid memory of the shiny wooden floor. “You’ll never be as cleaned as you are right now because I’m leaving.”
Have you ever been in the right place at the right time?
Well you are if you find yourself in the Stampede City also known as Calgary.
How’s that possible? You can find the best places to visit in downtown Calgary and one of those is the Central Library by the City Hall Station.
The Central Library is one of the 18 branches of Calgary Public Library. It is a place for everyone. You can stop by any day of the week enjoy a book with a cup of coffee (or tea for me). And don’t forget the free events that will pique your interest in different subjects.
St. Paul Cathedral in Vigan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Vigan is one of the New7Wonders Cities in 2014.
How busy can you become living a life overseas?
It’s Monday again and you haven’t done the laundry. Time for brunch. Already? Wait water first the orchid before its last leaf falls.
Keeping track of everything is just impossible. So stick to important task first. Like what? Tons of important details matter most in our life.