British Columbia, international is famous for its incredible natural beauty. It has a land area which is the size of France, Germany and Netherlands combined. The capital of BC is Victoria, situated on the Vancouver Island. The captivating beauty, cosmopolitan lifestyle and an impressive quality of life makes British Columbia a prime destination for newcomers to Canada.
British Columbia united with Canada on July 20, 1871. This westernmost province of Canada, is located between the Pacific Oceans and the Rocky Mountains. It has an estimated population of around 5 million and is known to be the third most populous province in Canada.