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
What do you love most about fall? Is it apple picking, pumpkin spice lattes or the cooler temps? Our favourite thing are the colours and scenic drives that make you appreciate the new season. The scenic drive to and around the area is exactly what we experienced during our first fall weekend in Peterborough & … More Fall-ing for Peterborough & The Kawarthas
The expression “the early bird gets the worm” comes to mind when we think of Ontario’s Best Butter Tart Festival in Midland. By 9am the streets of this small town in the Heart of Georgian Bay are already bustling with activity. While butter tart vendors are still setting up their stands the visitors are already … More The Early Birds Get The Butter Tarts
As Travel Bloggers we try to do as much research in advance of our travels and love it when we learn new info or facts our research did not uncover. For example, every Canadian is proud of the fact that Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone but do you know why? Secondly, do you know … More 48 Hours in Brantford & Paris
Do you believe in ghosts? We’ll admit that we were skeptics at first, but after going on our first ever ghost-hunting tour and paranormal experience, Whisper to The Moon, we now think and believe otherwise. The tour, hosted by a real-life ghost hunting team, S.N.I.P.E., was a night-time paddle with ghost stories followed by a … More Ghost Hunting with the S.N.I.P.E Team
As 2 busy professionals we do not get the chance to go paddling as much as we’d like to. Thankfully, the Grand River is only 1.5 hours away from the Toronto area and offers every single type of paddling out there. You can try: rafting, a canoe, kayaking, paddle boarding or something new that’s offered … More Turbo Tubing the Grand River!
Recently our friend and fellow Travel Blogger, Arienne from seeyousoon.ca, invited us to be part of a special project she was working on. Our assignment was to feature a place in Toronto that was not one of the typically recommended as one of the ‘must-see’ destinations in the city. Our immediate choice was Humber Bay … More Hanging Out at Toronto’s Humber Bay Park
When I (Petula) found out that 2 cast members from Who’s Line Is It Anyway, Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood, were performing at Casino Rama I didn’t think twice about booking tickets. Tony is a BIG fan of the show so I got him tickets as a gift and surprised him (I know what you’re … More Laughing Out Loud at Casino Rama Resort
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!
Have you ever had one travel experience that was on your bucket list forever? For us it was the Agawa Canyon Tour Train in Sault Ste. Marie or also known by its nickname “The Soo”. It’s a train ride through forests and over bridges, that eventually ends right into the heart of the Agawa Canyon … More The Agawa Tour Train: Simply Amazing!