Canada, which did not bid after Vancouver, Canada won the bidding process for the 2010 Winter Olympics. It is considered extremely unlikely that any one country would be granted the privilege of hosting two consecutive games.
Toronto is the largest city in Canada and the provincial capital of Ontario, located on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario. The city has a population of 2.48 million and its metro region, the Greater Toronto Area, has a population of 5.9 million; Toronto is at the heart of the Golden Horseshoe, a region in south-central Ontario with roughly 8 million people.http://www.pir.gov.on.ca/english/aboutpir/publications/GrowthPlan_DraftPlan.pdf Growth Plan for the Golden Horseshoe, Ontario (February 2005). Retrieved on 2006-12-28.