Waterloo is a beautiful and historic city, part of the Kitchener-Waterloo municipality in Southern Ontario. With two universities, Wilfred Laurier and U of Waterloo, it's often a bustling community full of young minds and intellectuals. The city knows how to entertain, hosting several well-known festivals, including the Waterloo Jazz Festival, Oktoberfest and the Waterloo Busker Carnival. Waterloo is also home to five main parks, totalling over 1500 acres, a naturalist's paradise. For those who are tech-inclined, it's is a great place to live and work, as it is part of Canada's Technology Triangle, with hundreds of high-tech firms residing locally.