Welcome to Your Canada!

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We are here to celebrate Canada – its rich history, diverse culture, and incredible geography! We are building more than just a website, we are building an online community.

Whether you are a proud Canadian, a Canadian living abroad, or just a fan of this great nation, you are welcome to join us here and become part of something very special!

Connect with others on the Your Canada Blog, and on Facebook, Flickr, Twitter, Google+ and Vimeo.

A Word About Canada

The word Canada is derived from the Huron Iroquois word meaning village or settlement.

As the second largest country in the world in area, it has become quite a settlement! Canada has grown from a confederation of British Colonies in 1867, to a vibrant modern nation today.