• Jen Bedard

Living in the Niagara Region: Rejoice Urban Quality of Life with a Comfortable Small-Town Feel

Updated: Dec 6, 2019


The Niagara Region has one of the most breathtaking landscapes in Canada, and even though it is widely known for the picturesque Niagara Falls, there is certainly a lot more to this region and there are countless benefits to living in each individual city.

Let’s take a look at some of the most popular communities in the Niagara Region, and what they have to offer, shall we?

St. Catharines

Living in St. Catharines, also known as the Garden City due to its picturesque hiking trails and scenic nature walks, allows one to cherish the serenity and beauty of nature, all while taking in the hustle and bustle of an art-loving town. Along with being a cultural capital and artistic hub, St. Catharines allows its residents to enjoy a great quality of life with affordable living compared to larger cities, high employment rates and an endless abundance of entertainment.

St. Catharines is witnessing a massive boom in economic development, which has welcomed countless developmental projects, along with schools, restaurants, breweries, wineries, shops, cafes and more. It is home to Meridian Centre and the Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts amongst multiple other entertainment facilities.