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Trekking & Zipping Through The Trees in Collingwood

Located between the ski hills of the Niagara Escarpment and Georgian Bay, Collingwood has really grown into a four season destination. In the Winter visitors can hit the slopes, but in the Summer there are a lot of really great places to explore.
Doon Heritage Village - Peter Martin Farm

Travel Back 100 years at The Doon Heritage Village

While looking for something to do with the kids last Summer I stumbled upon the Waterloo Region Museum and Doon Heritage Village.  A sprawling 'town', just at the edge of our city, this attraction...

Visiting The White Water Walk in Niagara Falls {VIDEO}

As a kid we visited Niagara Falls almost every Summer, and as an Ontarian it is almost a must visit at least once a year. But it wasn't until the last couple years that...

Going Back in Time at Dundurn Castle in Hamilton

This Summer I have enjoyed touring the province learning more about our history and heritage.  There are so many interesting historical sites that have been preserved and restored to their former grandeur. We have spent...

Visiting Niagara Falls From Both Sides Of The Border

When I was a child we would visit Niagara Falls during the Summer. An incredible feat of nature, the falls truly are spectacular regardless of how many times you see them. Always a fascination...

Daytripping in Ontario ~ Visiting Safari Niagara

Located just outside of Niagara Falls, Safari Niagara is a gem that I hadn't heard of until this Summer. My boys have loved visiting the Niagara Falls area quite a bit this year.  Looking to...

Learning About the War of 1812 at Old Fort Erie

As luck would have it we have been learning quite a bit about history this Summer. From the Canadian Warplane Museum to the tall ships, the theme has definitely been how we defended our...

Featured Review ~ Intercontinental Toronto Center

While at the TBEX conference a couple weeks ago I stayed at the Intercontinental Hotel at Front/Simcoe Street in Toronto. Toronto is a big city, but this hotel is situated perfectly in the middle of...

Daytripping in Ontario ~ Visiting the HMCS Haida

This Summer has been one big history lesson for my boys.  At just 4 and 7, I fully understand that their comprehension of historic events will be limited, but for me, it is important...

Experience Niagara Falls On The Maid of The Mist!

Whether you have visited once or 50 times, Niagara Falls is majestic and hypnotizing.  The Horseshoe Falls, which are known as the Canadian Falls, are 180 feet (57 meters) high, 2,600 feet (790 m) wide and...

Exploring the Niagara Gorge in The Whirlpool Aero Car

As a kid we visited Niagara Falls quite a few times. As an adult, it was where my husband and I would celebrate Canada Day every year.  And while I have seen the falls...

Daytripping in Ontario ~ Visiting the Niagara Butterfly Conservatory

I love butterflies and always jump at the chance to see these delicate high-flying insects up close.  If you live in Ontario the Niagara Butterfly Conservatory is one of the best places that you...