Category: Toronto

Family trip to African Lion Safari

First opened its doors to the visitors in 1969 , since than African Lion Safari went through a lot expansions and animal additions… About 6,000 visitors come here daily to see the exotic animals that are roaming free in the fields or just enjoying the warm summer day in their artfully created habitats on land and […]

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Day trip to Collingwood

After the 1 hour drive from downtown Toronto we arrived at the Cranberry Village. We first arrived to the rooftop patio, which has the best view in all of Collingwood. From the roof you can see the lake Huron, the 19 hole golf course as well as the newly refurbished marina. Following a quick resort […]

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Bombardier Museum of ingenuity in Valcourt- Quebec

Museum of ingenuity in Valcourt. We arrived in Valcourt QC to see the place where the man known as the  pride of the town created his company that would be renowned by the  world. The visit begins with the simple garage where  Joseph Armand  Bombardier decides to overcome the challenges of driving in the deep […]

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Family fun in Granby Zoo

Granby Zoo in Granby, Quebec During the last couple of years the topic of visiting Quebec was coming up several times in our discussions. Finally in May 2017 we booked a hotel and planned out the itinerary that would include some of the places that we thought would be interesting for everyone in the family. […]

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‘Green light’ for St Patrick’s celebrations around the world!

‘Green light’ for St Patrick’s celebrations around the world! 16 March 2017:  Over 250 iconic landmarks and sites around the world will be illuminated green over the coming days – as part of Tourism Ireland’s 2017 Global Greening initiative to celebrate the island of Ireland and St Patrick. The annual initiative, now in its eighth […]

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Add Some Light to Your Holiday

Add Some Light to Your Holiday Get ready to pack the whole family into the car and drive through a Christmas wonderland this season as Bingemans gears up to bring some spark and light to the holidays by hosting the very first Gift of Lights exhibit in Southwestern Ontario. Gift of Lights is a drive-thru […]

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Family Nights at McReary Beach Resort

Road trip to Perth for 200th anniversary celebrations

Adventures during our Perth-Ottawa Road Trip. Summer 2016   We left Toronto early in morning and after about an hour on 401 as usually stopped over at Big Apple. The place is well known for cute cafeteria, large giftshop, children`s outdoor pet zoo, and clean washrooms. After arriving to Perth, we first stopped over at […]

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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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Local Food & Drink Events in Norfolk County

Upcoming Local Food & Drink Events in Norfolk County July 15-16: Port Dover Fish Fest, by the beach July 16: Culture Rodeo Company Picnic Pop Up Festival, downtown Simcoe July 23-24: Ice Cream Fest, Simcoe July 24: Feng Shui, Whistling Gardens July 29: Dinner in the Park, Lynn River Music & Arts Festival Aug 18: […]

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Toyota Cambridge Assembly Plant Tour

Toyota Cambridge Assembly Plant tour It all started with the usual long, one-hour drive out of Toronto, but soon we were there. As we headed in to the visitor centre of Toyota Cambridge Assembly Plant we discussed our first impressions. Inside the centre we found many exhibits of the Toyota history and models of the […]

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