IS TORONTO the coolest city on the planet right now? Art. Food. Music. Multiculturalism. Livability. Toronto — the bustling metropolis on Lake Ontario — is making a strong argument that it’s not only one of Canada’s raddest destinations, but perhaps the hottest, hippest city on Earth.

Need more convincing? Check out the video below for a Toronto sampler. In it, host and Toronto resident Paul Octavious takes us behind the scenes of the Toronto Jazz Festival, to the top of the CN Tower, and gives us a tour of the city’s innovative culinary scene and cutting-edge arts community.

Toronto — it just might be the coolest place on Earth. Find out for yourself.

This video is proudly produced in partnership with Destination Canada.