On an extremely dark and cold morning in January we headed out to the designated meeting spot for a day trip. We had registered for a one day tubing and dog-sledding trip with small group tour company called Travelling Chicken, based in Toronto. Our itinerary for the day included tubing as Ski Snow Valley and … More Winter Fun with Travelling Chicken Tours
We have a confession to make. At first we thought Perth, ON and Perth County, ON were one and the same. We quickly realized we were mistaken and that the two are no where close to one another. This lovely rural area is home to several small towns, a few of which even include Mennonite … More Discovering Perth County!
Once a year in early spring, the Landman Family, owners of Landman Gardens & Bakery in Grand Valley, open up their barn doors to the public for “Goat Day”. During our visit to we recorded a video for our Let’s Discover ON YouTube Channel. If you liked this video then remember to subscribe to our … More Kidding Around at Landman Gardens & Bakery!
For almost 100 years, The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair, aka “The Royal”, has been a long-standing annual tradition held every November at Exhibition Place in Toronto. The Royal was started by farmers as a way to come together to meet, discuss and showcase their harvest & livestock. Over time it grew into an annual event that provides … More A First-Time Visit to The Royal
Point Pelee National Park in Leamington, ON, has some serious bragging rights. It is one of Canada’s smallest national parks and yet attracts over 300,000 visitors per year and offers activities in all seasons! During our visit to the Park we also recorded a video for our Let’s Discover ON YouTube Channel: If you liked … More Our Visit to Point Pelee – One of Canada’s Smallest National Parks!
For over 20 years the Donkey Sanctuary of Canada (DSC) has been on a 2 part mission to provide a loving & lifelong home to donkeys, mules & hinnies who are no longer needed or wanted, neglected and abused and to educate all visitors on humane and responsible animal care. Their 100 acre property features … More The Donkey Sanctuary of Canada
Ontario Nature Days are fun, family-friendly events intended to get people outdoors to learn about & enjoy nature. The best part about Nature Days is the fact that they are FREE and as an added bonus a light lunch is also served. During our visit we also recorded a video for our Let’s Discover ON … More Ontario Nature Day
It’s an annual tradition to welcome a new season with the tagline “Stratford’s Salute to Spring” however, the weather on the day of our visit was anything but Spring-like. We didn’t let Old Man Winter hold us back and braved the cold for this unique experience….the Stratford Swan Parade. We joined hundreds of locals to … More Stratford Swan Parade
The Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, is dedicated to providing its visitors with a unique indoor experience to get up close and personal with thousands of free flying butterflies. During our visit to the Conservatory, we recorded an episode for the Let’s Discover ON webseries: Update: This video was chosen as an “Editor’s Pick” at TripFilms.com. You … More Wingin’ It at the Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory
Riverdale Farm is a unique destination because it’s a working farm that’s only minutes away from Toronto’s busy downtown core. Every visit is guaranteed to be a fun-filled family daytrip. Did you know, it used to be the site of Toronto’s first zoo in 1894, called “Riverdale Zoo” right up until 1974? During our visit … More Visiting Riverdale Farm