Kingston

4 Things to do in Kingston, Ontario

By Shari & Elisa Tuesday, August 15, 2017
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4 Things to do in Kingston, Ontario

Kingston is situated on Lake Ontario, at the mouth of the Cataraqui & St. Lawrence rivers. It was originally the home of a French trading post and military fort and after the British conquered New France, it was renamed Kingston. In 1841, Kingston was named the first capital of the Province of Canada, a title…

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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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