Toronto is the most populous city in Canada and the provincial capital of Ontario. It is located in Southern Ontario on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario. In the 2011 census, Toronto had a population of 2,615,060, making it the fifth largest city in North America. An established global city, Toronto is an international centre of business, finance, arts, and culture, and widely recognized as one of the most multicultural and cosmopolitan cities in the world
Toronto is a prominent centre for music, theatre, motion picture production, and television production, and is home to the headquarters of Canada's major national broadcast networks and media outlets. Toronto's unmatched diversity shines through in its countless arts and entertainment opportunities. As the nation's cultural heartland, Toronto hosts international audiences at a wide variety of arts and sporting events in world class facilities. Toronto is the leading tourism destination in Canada, attracting more than 25 million Canadian, American and international visitors annually.
Toronto is full of places to visit, eat, shop, and enjoy. In the downtown area are a number of shopping centres, including the Eaton Centre, St. Lawrence Market, and the Distillery District. The city attractions include CN Tower, Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto islands, Toronto Eaten centre and many more.