Day Trips

Berry Picking Southern Ontario
Guide to Berry Picking in Southern Ontario

Berry picking in Southern Ontario makes for a fun and delicious family day trip from the GTA. Follow your tummy and check off our whole list! Note: The usual season for berry picking runs from early June until early September. Keep in mind that availability of fruit is not guaranteed,
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Stratford Festival
Stratford Festival Presents “Little Women”

The Stratford Festival presents “Little Women” as part of their Schulich Children’s Plays series, based on the classic novels “Little Women” and “Good Wives” by Louisa May Alcott. Follow this endearing coming-of-age story about aspiring writer Jo March and her sisters, Meg, Beth, and Amy, as they navigate the road
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Wet 'n' Wild Toronto
Wet ‘n’ Wild Toronto Has Fun for the Whole Family

If you love hot summer days and water fun, then Wet ‘n’ Wild Toronto is the place for you! This Brampton waterpark has plenty of space to cool down and have some family time making memories. There is a wide variety of waterslides, a wave pool, lazy river and kids
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May Event Guide
May Event Guide for Toronto and the GTA

May is one of my favourite months in Toronto: Spring officially springs, the temperatures are comfortable and nature-lovers bust out of the house to check out the growing gardens. It’s also the start of the warm-weather tourism season, making it a busy and exciting time for visitors and venues alike.
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RYork-Durham Heritage Railway
York-Durham Heritage Railway Rides Into Spring (POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE)

The York-Durham Heritage Railway has numerous types of themed train trips this spring and summer. For families, there are excursions dedicated to Mother’s Day, princesses, children’s entertainment, the wild west and teddy bears! You can ride comfortably in one of York-Durham Heritage Railway’s vintage trains to and from the Town
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African Lion Safari
African Lion Safari Wildlife Park

Visiting the African Lion Safari in Hamilton is a unique experience that combines both entertainment and education. This environmentally conscience wildlife park offers a variety of experiences. These include a drive through among the the animals, walk through exhibits, boat cruise, walking trails and more. Get closer than you ever
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Guide to Go-Karts in the GTA and Southern Ontario

Ready, Set, Vroom! Who doesn’t like to go fast? Take the kids go-karting to satisfy their need for speed! Zoom into our Guide to Go-Karts in the GTA and Southern Ontario. (Click on the title links for more info) Toronto Centennial Mini-Indy The first go-kart track built in the GTA,
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Real Maple Syrup GTA
Where to Buy Real Maple Syrup in the GTA *Expanded for 2022!

Maple syrup season is upon us and that means it’s time to stock up on the good stuff! Unlike your run-of-the-mill grocery store table syrup, local producers provide high quality and premium taste. So here is our list of Where to Buy Real Maple Syrup in the GTA… In Toronto Forbes
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Ontario Staycation Trip Ideas
Ontario Staycation Trip Ideas to Use the 2022 Provincial Tax Credit

In honour of the 2022 Ontario Staycation Tax Credit, we have listed trip ideas of areas in which to discover our beautiful province! If you haven’t read all the news about this yearlong tourism incentive, check out the link to our article here. There are many websites to guide you, including
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Ontario Staycation 2022 Tax Credit
Plan a Staycation in Ontario with the 2022 Provincial Tax Credit

Welcome to 2022! Sadly, the year has started with another lockdown due to rising Covid-19 numbers. “Ontario is temporarily moving into Step Two of the Roadmap to Reopen with modifications.” (If you haven’t read up on all the details, click here for more information.) However, I always strive to find
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