St. John's, with population over 150,000, is the capital of the Newfoundland and Labrador. St. John's is the most easterly port and oldest city in North America. It is a progressive city and is the site of many world class facilities. Our rich history and culture and affinity for "small town" quality of life make our city a pleasure to live, work, study and play. In your leisure time, you will enjoy the unique natural beauty of St. John's, the mosaic of fishing villages, and your summer break watching whales and icebergs among other endless options!