In Québec, like everywhere else, there are laws to follow if you want to drive. If you have just arrived in Québec from another country or province and already have a driver’s licence, you just need to exchange it at the SAAQ or pass an exam. For more information about the exchange, read our [...]
Relocating to Canada and settling in one of the major cities, you may be wondering if you really need to buy a car. Asking the question is already answering it: NO! Most Canadian cities have developed car sharing systems that make it a smart choice not to own your car, even for families with [...]
Sure, it’s been merely a week since Halloween, and officially winter will only start on December 22nd, but let’s face it, winter really is just round the corner: see the temperatures forecasted for next week! Whether or not it’s your first winter in Canada, there are a few things you need to know to [...]
As Montréalers say: "If a parking space is free, it means you can’t park there!" Parking your car in Montréal can be very difficult. Once you have spotted a free space (very rare), many factors have to be taken into account to know whether you are allowed to park there: Changing sides (left / right [...]
Driving in Quebec can be slightly different ... or surprising.