‘Irish citizens are in a particularly privileged position when it comes to planning a move to Canada.’ Photograph: iStock/Getty Images

When Siobhán Young was told after nine years in Sydney that she had just 28 days to leave Australia, it was, as she calls it, “the worst moment of my (...)

Hugo O’Doherty (right) and his brother Bart at the top of Mont Royal with downtown Montreal in the background.
Welcome to My Place . . . Montreal
  • Abroad
  • January 13, 2018, 06:00

Hugo O’Doherty, a writer and editor from Sandycove, Co Dublin, went to Montreal to learn French, and also because he “heard it was affordable and fun,(...)

Ruairi Spillane: “Success for me is to be able to go home to Kerry for a month and not have to worry.”

Helping other Irish emigrants make a new home in Canada has been a passion for Ruairi Spillane since he moved to Vancouver in 2008. What(...)