Category: The Kawarthas

1000 Islands Gananogue Key Attractions in 2018

1000 Islands Gananogue Key Attractions in 2018 Gananoque Boat Line Immerse in the magnificence of the 1000 Islands as you cruise through the splendour of over 1800 islands. Offering 1 hour cruises, the Destination Canada Signature Experience – Lost Ships of the 1000 Islands Cruise (2.5 hours) or the Boldt Castle Stopover Cruise. Over 20 […]

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Group of Seven in Stone Cellar Restaurant

Every summer we try to make a few local trips to explore our province and  one of the regions we love to visit is Lanark County, which offers perfect combination of small towns, cottages on the beach and wild life. And after spending couple days in the cottage (“The Dancing Bass” Lodge cottage) we went […]

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Let’s Go to Perth celebrating 200 anniversary together!

Schedule of events in Perth, Ontario Suggested itinerary: Day One: Friday, July 22 Arrive in Perth between 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. for the BBQ Block Party http://bbqblockparty.com/ at the Perth Fairgrounds (50 Arthur Street) Directions from Toronto (3hrs 46 mins): https://www.google.ca/maps/dir/Toronto,+ON/Perth+Fair,+50+Arthur+Street,+Perth,+ON+K7H+3E3/@44.2698707,-78.9357309,8z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m13!4m12!1m5!1m1!1s0x89d4cb90d7c63ba5:0x323555502ab4c477!2m2!1d-79.3831843!2d43.653226!1m5!1m1!1s0x4cd27a443bbdbc8b:0x63becdf201c85aee!2m2!1d-76.2464385!2d44.892452 Lunch at festival food stations Canadian Stone Carving Festival http://canadianstonecarvingfestival.com/ Dinner Drive 17 […]

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Recharge time in Northhumberland!

With Brian, our first destination was “Victoria Inn” at Gores Landing on Rice lake (about 120km drive on 401 East from Toronto)On the front lawn of Victoria Inn we met Mike McNaught, instructor and local fishing guide. First he taught us how to make the fly, then tying fly and casting. Mike with sophisticated tools […]

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Living Water Resort Awarded 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Living Water Resort Awarded 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence June 9, 2015. (Collingwood, ON)–Living Water Resort & Residences, a year-round hotel, recreation and tourist destination situated right on the shores of Georgian Bay and less than a two hour drive from Toronto, announced that it has earned a 2015 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The […]

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Totally Tubular on the Grand

Totally Tubular on the Grand We were so excited for our tubing adventure on the Grand River that we all woke up early. We were greeted by the friendly guys from Grand River Rafting company and there was a group of young people laughing and talking about their rafting adventure which made us even more […]

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Ontario Resort Getaways , Winter 2013/14 News

Resorts of Ontario Newsletter – Getaway Packages Go Resorting! Your getaways can be filled with sumptuous cuisine, soaking up the environment, enjoying relax time, and our romantic and charming accommodations. Enjoy an afternoon at the spa, followed by a glass of wine, savouring the precious time rejuvenating your spirits in secret places around Ontario Perfect […]

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Free admission to Parks Canada sites to celebrate Canada Day

Free admission to Parks Canada sites to celebrate Canada Day Parks Canada reminds that admission will be free in all 44 national parks, 167 national historic sites, and four national marine conservation areas on Canada Day. To celebrate Canada Day, Canadians are invited to participate in an variety of activities offered across the country. For […]

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Captain “Chuckles”; New Adventures…boat tours on 1000 islands

Greetings! I hope to reach as many of you as possible to share “Chuckles” latest news. As most of you already know, the Rideau Canal has undergone many changes in the past year and there are still many more to come making the operation of our tours very difficult with all the cuts and restrictions. […]

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Go Resorting…Ontario Resorts!

Resorts of Ontario Newsletter – Getaway Packages Go Resorting! Mother’s Day Celebrations * Packages * Brunches * …………..Give Mom a Break! Canoe * Kayak * Swim * ………………………………………………Come to the Lake! Campfires * S’Mores and More *……………………………………..Get even closer! Sunrise to Sunsets *…………………………………………………..Just imagine the magic!. Fishing * Fireworks * Family * Fun*…………………………………Get ready for […]

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