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17 Places to ride the Rails or Cruise the Waters in Ontario

By Shari & Elisa Monday, June 4, 2018
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17 Places to ride the Rails or Cruise the Waters in Ontario

17 Train Rides & Boat Cruises in Ontario. There are loads of ways to see our wonderful province – by car, on foot, by plane…but 2 great ways are by boat and by train. Both move quickly enough that you get to see a fair amount, but slowly enough that you REALLY get to see…

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Boat Cruises around the province

By Shari & Elisa Monday, August 14, 2017
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Boat Cruises around the province

There are lots of ways to see our wonderful province but seeing it from the water can’t be beaten. You get a completely different perspective and to boot, you are out on the water with the wind in your hair. See a city (Ottawa or Toronto) or cruise through the Muskoka Lakes or Thousand Islands.…

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Castles in Ontario

By Shari & Elisa Tuesday, August 1, 2017
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Castles in Ontario

Explore the beautiful castles in Ontario this summer! Did you ever want to be Cinderella (or her male equivalent) and live in a castle? If you live in Ontario, you might not be able to live in a castle, but you can certainly visit one.  However, to be clear, there aren’t too many that are…

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Exploring Eastern Ontario this summer

By Shari & Elisa Friday, April 21, 2017
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Exploring Eastern Ontario this summer

Elvis Presley sang a song called ‘Go East, Young Man’ and it seems he really knew what he was talking about! Eastern Ontario has a fascinating ancestry with a lot of history to explore. Because Kingston was once the capital of the Province of Canada, it was and remains an important military installation. There are also hundreds…

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Sail your way around Ontario

By Shari & Elisa Thursday, September 26, 2013
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Sail your way around Ontario

Although much of Ontario is separated from the Atlantic Ocean by Quebec and the New England states, water-based activities are some of the most popular, and most thrilling, things for families to do when they’re visiting the area. As well as the Hudson Bay to the north, and Lake Superior to the south, Ontario is bursting…

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