Where we are is who we are
St. John's, Newfoundland & Labrador
Rich with history. Rife with culture. Sprawling with natural beauty.
Newfoundland and Labrador is the most easterly point in North America and is Canada’s youngest province.
While visiting our province, you will discover the elements that make this place truly unforgettable.
In every nook and cranny, around every corner and bend you will find rugged coastlines, amazing vistas, roadside wildlife, and colourful heritage.
We boast a rich tradition of exploration and discovery, and a friendly, welcoming and vibrant culture sure to make you feel right at home.
Newfoundland and Labrador has a population of more than 500,000 people. St. John’s, the capital city, is located on the eastern tip of the island of Newfoundland.
Known affectionately as “The City of Legends”, St. John’s is a cosmopolitan city with small town warmth and safety.
Centered around a perfectly-sheltered harbour carved from granite, the downtown core is defined by quaint side streets boasting a thousand colours, and individuals and enterprises as unique as our location. Nestled within picturesque scenery and bound by the Atlantic Ocean, more than 250,000 people call St. John’s and its surrounding area home.