U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > World Forums > World
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 1.5 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for:  near: 
Reply Start New Thread
 
Old 06-14-2012, 05:50 PM
 
Location: New York City
515 posts, read 447,042 times
Reputation: 225

Advertisements

Hi folks,

I know lot of Germans who left Germany and live now very happy in Canada. Also, which country is better to live in, Germany or Canada?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 06-14-2012, 05:56 PM
 
Location: USA
313 posts, read 248,891 times
Reputation: 161
Canada without doubt.

1. Canada is USA #2 (Looks almost like the U.S. where there are four seasons)
2. Canada is bilingual (French and English)
3. Canada has amazing cities, as well as very diverse.
4. All big cities offer hotter summers than anywhere in Germany, as well as more sunshine annually.
5. Lower taxes
6. Location in North America and being north of the greatest country in the world.
7. Houses, cars, etc. are bigger typical like America
8. Canadians are much friendlier
9. Canada has Quebec and Ontario
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-14-2012, 06:27 PM
 
Location: New York City
515 posts, read 447,042 times
Reputation: 225
But what's about education, health care, social security?Interesting what would say Germans who have already became Canadians.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-14-2012, 06:36 PM
 
Location: La Cañada
459 posts, read 334,743 times
Reputation: 212
Canada is very similar to the U.S., whether they like it or not. They have a pretty good education system and of course everyone knows that their healthcare is one of the better in the world, regardless of the socialist underpinnings of the whole system.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-14-2012, 06:38 PM
 
Location: Fife
6,611 posts, read 4,875,897 times
Reputation: 3108
Germany. Canada has good cities but Germany has Berlin, Hamburg, Munich, Cologne, Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Dusseldorf, Dortmund, Bremen, Dresden, Leipzig, Hanover and plenty more great cities, there are around 80 cities in Germany with a population of over 100,000. It has a better economy. You are close to other great European countries and cities. And it also has a great football culture which helps for my preferences!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-14-2012, 06:47 PM
 
190 posts, read 293,792 times
Reputation: 210
Germany seems to be more exciting as paull805 described, the problem is they are not immigrant friendly (to those outside the EU) like Canada is. If you're lucky enough to make it in, you'll also need to love German culture, customs, and language to really fit in. I imagine it's easier to adapt in Canada.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-14-2012, 06:54 PM
 
Location: M I N N E S O T A
12,474 posts, read 7,676,523 times
Reputation: 6930
Quote:
Originally Posted by In God We Trust View Post
Canada without doubt.

1. Canada is USA #2 (Looks almost like the U.S. where there are four seasons)
2. Canada is bilingual (French and English)
3. Canada has amazing cities, as well as very diverse.
4. All big cities offer hotter summers than anywhere in Germany, as well as more sunshine annually.
5. Lower taxes
6. Location in North America and being north of the greatest country in the world.
7. Houses, cars, etc. are bigger typical like America
8. Canadians are much friendlier
9. Canada has Quebec and Ontario
Yes! plus the scenery in Canada is very very beautiful, especially compared to Germany.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-14-2012, 08:24 PM
 
Location: USA
313 posts, read 248,891 times
Reputation: 161
Quote:
Originally Posted by TheCalifornianWriter View Post
Canada is very similar to the U.S., whether they like it or not. They have a pretty good education system and of course everyone knows that their healthcare is one of the better in the world, regardless of the socialist underpinnings of the whole system.
Nearly all Canadians are proud of being similar to the U.S., however some might get annoyed with their politics. There are minor difference between US and Canada.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-14-2012, 09:02 PM
 
Location: American Expat
2,128 posts, read 2,371,320 times
Reputation: 1776
Well, you know. The grass is always greener on the other side...Anyway, I say:

Germany. Bigger, much better location and much closer to other exciting countries. Canada is too rural, small population, not much going on there. At least not as much as in Europe and Germany. Could come up with a couple of more things.

Dunno, I thought this has already been discussed..
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-14-2012, 09:10 PM
 
Location: Fife
6,611 posts, read 4,875,897 times
Reputation: 3108
Germany's scenery is beautiful also.






Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply

Quick Reply
Message:


Over $84,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > World Forums > World

All times are GMT -6.

© 2005-2014, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 - Top