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5 WAYS TO OWN WINTER IN TORONTO

We’ve heard that some people have mixed feelings about winter, but Toronto has shown it is possible to mix big city urban edge with a true embrace of the season. Light festivals, waterfront art, and the hippest skate trail are just some of the ways our largest city does winter right. Spend a day (and/or […]

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Ice Skating: An Iconic Canadian Pastime

Guest Blog by Darren McChristie. Ice skating has been an iconic winter activity in Canada since the Europeans arrived with skates in their luggage. According to the Canadian Museum of Civilization, “travel journals and officers’ diaries attest to the popularity of the sport” and skating was so popular that, in 1748, an ordinance was issued […]