Before leaving as a Granny au pair in Canada.
What will the weather be like? Do I need to take health precautions before my departure? What is the currency?
What will the weather be like in Canada?
The climate changes a lot from one point to another. July and August are the hottest months (above 20 ° C) Winter is long and cold (temperatures near -20 ° C in January). Sparkling white in winter, red in autumn, tender green in spring, multicolored in summer ... The Canadian tour is different in every season.
Language and currency
They talk English and French (Quebec) and Canadian dollar is the currency.
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- No vaccination is compulsory for entering, except for yellow fever for travelers coming from infected countries.
- In case of hospitalization or illness, the traveler must be able to pay his medical expenses. It is recommended to take an insurance covering medical care, hospitalization, ambulance and medical repatriation and accidents.
Precautions to take:
Your exchange must be prepared to avoid disappointment at your arrival in the family. You need to be in contact with your host family as much as possible before departure. Email, phone, skype. Take the time to know each other.
We remind you that you have to adapt yourself to the family, in fact you are traveling to discover new cultures. You are not commissioned to "restore order", review the organization or change the family way of life.
Also think about specifing your habits: do you smoke? are you vegetarian? ect ...