14K Yellow Gold Maple Leaf Outline Necklace Charm
Canada was named through a misunderstanding. When Jaques Cartier, a French explorer, came to the new world, he met with local Natives who invited them to their 'kanata' (the word for ‘village’). The party mistakenly thought the name of the country was "Kanata" or Canada.
Canada has the longest coastline in the world with 202,080km/125.567miles
Canada is home to the longest street in the world. Yonge Street in Ontario starts at Lake Ontario, and runs north through Ontario to the Minnesota border, a distance of almost 2,000 km.
Ontario is believed to be home to the world's smallest jail, which measures only 24.3 sq metres.
Canada is home to approximately 55,000 different species of insects.
The Hotel de Glace in Quebec is built every year using 400 tons of ice and 12 000 tons of snow. Every summer it melts away, only to be rebuilt the following winter.
People from Churchill leave their car doors unlocked if their neighbors are to quickly escape from polar bears.
The Canadian Mint also created a coin in the amount of US $ 1,000,000, which is actually usable.
Canada's post office annually receives millions of letters addressed to "Santa Claus, the North Pole". They respond to everyone as Mrs. Claus. This is a volunteer initiative, led by staff. :)
There is a strategic reserve for maple syrup.
Ontario man invented Hawaiian pizza.
They have a "Law on Apology". This allows apologizing in court to be a sign of compassion and sympathy and not guilt.
Half of Canada's provinces (accounting for more than 85% of the population) are regulated by women.
Studies show that Canadians are the second happiest people in the world. And they just become happier.
The country's official telephone number is 1-800-O-Canada.
Weight: 1.24 G
Metal: 14K Yellow Gold
Length: 27 mm (1.08 inches)
Width: 20 mm (0.78 inches)
Bail Length: 5 mm
Bail Width: 3 mm