Toronto: off-the-beaten-path historic villages
Toronto is a vibrant, modern metropolis. But sometimes it’s nice to get away from the hustle and bustle and spend...
Old Town Toronto walk
Old Town Toronto began as the Town of York, founded in 1793 as part of the British colony of Upper Canada. The city was...
Fort York, Toronto’s birthplace
Did you know that American troops invaded Canada once? Yes – well done, you history buff you! No – don’t feel...
Casa Loma, a medieval castle in… Toronto!
“What do you mean a medieval castle in Toronto?”- You’re entitled to think someone’s pulling your leg. But no,...
High Tea at the Windsor Arms Hotel
  I’ve been meaning to take high tea here in Toronto
Hot dogs: Toronto’s iconic street food
Hmmmm hot dogs! I thought I’d join the lunchtime crowd at Nathan Phillips Square
Kensington Market, the bohemian side of Toronto
Kensington Market is a vibrant area, said to be among the best street markets in North America. I loved ambling along,...
Toronto city tour: the world in a bus ride
Toronto trivia: the city was originally named York. When New Amsterdam became New York, people began to call it Little...