Is Edmonton, Alberta a nice or interesting place to live?
For how far north it is, I'm surprised to see how many people and how much urban development there is in Edmonton, Alberta. Is this a nice place to live? What do folks do there for business and recreation. Thanks.
Asked By: flight777 - 11/11/2011
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I can't believe the answers to this question! Edmonton is not far north. That would be Inuvik... More
Answered By: Lissy. - 11/13/2011
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I would not want to live in Edmonton - the winters are too cold for me. I suggest that you move to Victoria.
Answered By: fatsausage - 11/11/2011
I find Edmonton to be a pretty nice city; I prefer it over Calgary. Business and recreation activities are pretty diverse...it has everything that other big cities have. Of course there are also a lot of jobs in Alberta in the energy/oil industry, but not a whole lot right in Edmonton.
Answered By: JJ - 11/11/2011
Not really. Edmonton weather is brutal. They do have a decent hockey/football team these days. Calgary is better.
Answered By: JohnGrant - 11/11/2011
Edmonton is a wonderful city. The climate is great, because it is sunny in winter and dry with long days in summer. There are about a million people in the area, many of them migrants from other parts of Canada or immigrants from all over the world, The city government values public transit and is fairly progressive... More
Answered By: Louise - 11/11/2011
It does amaze me when I see its so far up north in the middle of nowhere with over one million people. But its a peaceful great city! Love it
Answered By: Prin - 11/11/2011
Boring. People in edmonton dont have a life. Might be the harsh weather. I have seen that people in edmonton are nosy, love to stalk, pry. Very old fashioned, no modernisation.
Answered By: brandy - 11/11/2011
53 degrees north. It gets really cold there in the winter. But otherwise Edmonton is a fine place to live. Pretty well everything possible to do in a city for business and recreation is available there.
Answered By: Chuckles - 11/11/2011
It's freezing and winter for half of the year. But we have West Edmonton Mall, once that largest in the world.
Answered By: Lilly - 11/12/2011
HAHAHAHAHA NO!!! too cold nothing to do crappy city
Answered By: ? - 11/12/2011
"I'm surprised to see how many people and how much urban development there is in Edmonton, Alberta" We are not a frozen hostile wasteland. Alberta is the richest province in Canada. The people are very approachable, helping and nice. It's a very nice place to live. It's hot in the summer (maybe your definition of hot... More
Answered By: Hcich - 11/15/2011
Don't listen to '?' she's just a lazy a-ss. It's an awesome city! I love it! Freezing, yes, but great city!
Answered By: IJustCantWait - 11/16/2011
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