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Winnipeg ( (listen)) is a collateral and largest city of a range of Manitoba in Canada. It is centred on a connection of a Red and Assiniboine rivers, circuitously a longitudinal centre of North America.
The city is named after a circuitously Lake Winnipeg; a name comes from a Western Cree difference for murky water. The segment was a trade centre for Indigenous peoples prolonged before a attainment of Europeans. French traders built a initial installation on a site in 1738. A allotment was after founded by a Selkirk settlers of a Red River Colony in 1812, a iota of that was incorporated as a City of Winnipeg in 1873. As of 2011, Winnipeg is a seventh many populated municipality in Canada. Being distant inland, a internal meridian is intensely anniversary even by Canadian standards with normal Jan lows of around −21 °C (−6 °F) and normal Jul highs of 26 °C (79 °F).Known as a “Gateway to a West”, Winnipeg is a railway and travel heart with a diversified economy. This multicultural city hosts countless annual festivals, including a Festival du Voyageur, a Winnipeg Folk Festival, a Jazz Winnipeg Festival, a Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival, and Folklorama. Winnipeg was a initial Canadian horde of a Pan American Games. It is home to several veteran sports franchises, including a Winnipeg Blue Bombers (Canadian football), a Winnipeg Jets (ice hockey), Manitoba Moose (ice hockey), Valour FC (soccer), and a Winnipeg Goldeyes (baseball).
GDT: Winnipeg Jets vs. Vancouver Canucks
Vancouver ( (listen)) is a coastal seaport city in western Canada, located in a Lower Mainland segment of British Columbia. As a many populous city in a province, a 2016 census available 631,486 people in a city, adult from 603,502 in 2011. The Greater Vancouver area had a race of 2,463,431 in 2016, creation it a third-largest civil area in Canada. Vancouver has a tip race firmness in Canada, with over 5,400 people per block kilometre, that creates it a fifth-most densely populated city with over 250,000 residents in North America, behind New York City, Guadalajara, San Francisco, and Mexico City according to a 2011 census. Vancouver is one of a many ethnically and linguistically different cities in Canada according to that census; 52% of a residents have a initial denunciation other than English. 48.9% have conjunction English nor French as their initial language. Approximately 30% of a city’s inhabitants are of Chinese heritage.Vancouver is consistently named as one of a tip 5 worldwide cities for livability and peculiarity of life, and a Economist Intelligence Unit concurred it as a initial city ranked among a top-ten of a world’s many well-living cities for 5 uninterrupted years.Vancouver has hosted many general conferences and events, including a 1954 Commonwealth Games, UN Habitat I, Expo 86, APEC Canada 1997, a World Police and Fire Games in 1989 and 2009; several matches of 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup including a finals during BC Place in Downtown Vancouver, and a 2010 Winter Olympics and Paralympics that were hold in Vancouver and Whistler, a review village 125 km (78 mi) north of a city. In 1969, Greenpeace was founded in Vancouver. In 2011, a city designed to turn a greenest city in a universe by 2020. The City became a permanent home to Ted conferences in 2014. Vancouverism is used to report a civic formulation pattern truth of Vancouver.
Vancouver was creatively named Gastown and began as a allotment that grew around a site of a temporary pub on a western edges of Hastings Mill built on Jul 1, 1867 and owned by renter Gassy Jack. The strange site is noted by a Gastown steam clock. Gastown afterwards rigourously purebred as a townsite dubbed Granville, Burrard Inlet. The city was renamed “Vancouver” in 1886, by a understanding with a Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR). The Canadian Pacific transcontinental railway was extended to a city by 1887. The city’s vast healthy seaport on a Pacific Ocean became a critical couple in a trade between Asia-Pacific, East Asia, Europe, and Eastern Canada.As of 2016, Port Metro Vancouver is a fourth-largest pier by tonnage in a Americas, a busiest and largest in Canada, and a many diversified pier in North America. While forestry stays a largest industry, Vancouver is good famous as an civic centre surrounded by nature, creation tourism a second-largest industry.Major film prolongation studios in Vancouver and circuitously Burnaby have incited Greater Vancouver and circuitously areas into one of a largest film prolongation centres in North America, earning it a nickname “Hollywood North”.