Toronto, with a population of 2,600,000, is the 4th most populous city in North America. It is a leading centre of business, finance, arts and culture and is famously multicultural.
Toronto has many fine arts venues – music, theatre, dance – as well as being a centre for movie and TV production. There are numerous art galleries and museums as well as many shopping districts ranging from high fashion to funky. Sports events such as hockey, basketball, baseball and soccer are centred here, as well the headquarters of major broadcast and media outlets. It is famous for its many skyscrapers and is in the middle of a major building boom. Over 25 million visitors a year are hosted by the many hotels.
It is rated as one of the world’s most liveable cities.