Be a tourist in your own town!
By Shari & Elisa Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Why wait until visitors come in from out of town to explore the best tourist attractions of your city or town? If you’re taking some time off this summer or fall, it’s a great opportunity to be a tourist at home. African Lion Safari (Southwestern Ont) Have you always wanted to go on a safari…
7 Places to make new animal friends
By Shari & Elisa Monday, July 21, 2014
For all the animal lovers out there, summer is the perfect time for a visit to one of the many farms & zoos in our province. You (and your kids) can get close enough to touch many of the animals. The farms and zoos across Ontario provide a wonderful opportunity to learn about local &…
Reptilia: Face Your Fears!
By Shari & Elisa Wednesday, February 13, 2013
My kids and I went to Reptilia on the recent PA Day from our school. I have never been fond of reptiles and amphibians, but I decided to face my fears. Reptilia is a 25,000 sq. ft. indoor reptile zoo located in Vaughan, Ontario, near Toronto. The kids and I walked through a maze of…
Take an African Safari in SW Ontario!
By Sarah Tuesday, May 15, 2012
I never imagined I would ever be looking directly into a giraffe’s eyes, but there I was at African Lion Safari, in my car with a giraffe nose pressed up against my window. My kids were in the back seat climbing over each other to get a better view while my wife scrambled to lean…