Toronto is home the CN Tower, the tallest free-standing structure in the Western Hemisphere. Other popular attractions include the Toronto Zoo, Canada's Wonderland and the Royal Ontario Museum. Toronto is also represented in five major sports leagues: hockey, baseball, basketball, football and soccer.
Toronto is the provincial capital of Ontario and the most populous city in Canada. Toronto is an international centre of business, finance, arts and culture and is recognized as one of the most multicultural and cosmopolitan cities in the world. The diverse population of Toronto reflects its historical and current location as a sought-after destination for immigrants to Canada. Due to its massive population, Toronto is known for its skyscrapers and high-rise condominium buildings. Condos in Toronto have taken off in recent years and can be seen scattered across the skyline in every direction. Over 50% of people living in Toronto reside in condominium buildings.
Known as the melting pot of Canada, more than 50% of residents belong to a visible minority population group. The city of Toronto has a population of almost 3 million people. When the GTA is included in this figure, there are approximately 5,928,040 people in the Toronto area. The primary language in Toronto is English but there are over 160 languages spoken in the city. It has a highly diverse economy with strengths in technology, design, financial services, life sciences, education arts, fashion, business services, environmental innovation, food services and tourism.
There are some great cafes near 21 Shaftesbury such as Thirty Six Knots, Boxcar Social, and Mon Amour Floral Cafe. Foodies won't be disappointed by the presence of excellent local restaurants Wylie's Pub and Kibo Sushi. There is a surprising amount of green space with Lionel Conacher Park and Marlborough Place Parkette nearby 21 Shaftesbury. The closest pharmacy to 21 Shaftesbury is C.C. Pharmacy. There are always new exhibits and events happening at Muse Gallery. Toronto Physiotherapy is a super popular fitness center with locals. Animal enthusiasts, good news Wooftown and VCA Canada Rosedale Animal Hospital are in Summerhill. Entertainment in Summerhill is easy to come by with Cineplex Entertainment near 21 Shaftesbury. The local school in Summerhill is Cottingham Junior Public School. The closest subway station is Summerhill.