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CultureShock! Vancouver by Guek-Cheng Pang

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‘We went to look for a place and saw ads that stated, “NO PETS, NO KIDS”. We were flabbergasted! How do you relate to this mindset when you come from a culture [Ugandian] where having children is a symbol of success, honour and status?’—Louis Ntitsimburwa, A Hurricane in the Basement and Other Vancouver Experiences

 

 

 

 

 

 

THIS CHAPTER PROVIDES important information you’ll need to make settling into Vancouver a little easier. Firstly, you’ll need to put a roof over your head—the description of the city in terms of its distinct neighbourhoods, ...

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