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The Great “Icescape” – A Trip to the Niagara Icewine Festival

The Niagara Icewine Festival is the perfect way to celebrate winter in Ontario, and the innovative wineries who pioneered icewine production in Ontario. How is Icewine made? Icewine is produced from grapes that have been left on the vine after the fall harvest. When temperatures dip below -8° the frozen grapes are handpicked and pressed […]

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Instagram Contest: Ontario Shines Bright!

We asked you to share your favourite festive lights photos for the chance to win a $1000 Gift Card for Ontairo’s Finest Hotels, Inns and Spas. Here are a few of the beautiful photos you’ve shared so far. Toronto, Ontario @imagesbym Nathan Phillips Square, Ontario@yashyanthi Peace Bridge, Niagara @popcornprincess3 Burlington, Ontario@toddimagesdotcom Art Gallery of Algoma, […]

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Outdoor Adventure

Discover Tree Sculptures

Guest blog by  Evan Holt Tree sculptures – a different work of art. Driving into Orangeville, Ontario the first thing you will probably notice is that the main street has a very beautiful median. A statue of Orange Lawrence (the founder of Orangeville) welcomes you to the city while the rest of the median is adorned with lots […]

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Strike a pose: Welcome to World MasterCard Fashion Week

If you’ve always dreamed of experiencing a real life runway show, you’ll want to check out Toronto’s World MasterCard Fashion Week. We took a peek at the shows of Canadian designer Travis Taddeo and JNBY Canada. Here’s a look at their Spring 2014 collections fresh from the runway. Travis Taddeo Known for pushing conventional expectations […]

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Six Ways to see TIFF

Want to win your way to the festival? On September 9th, 2013 only we have 2 pairs of tickets to give away, to Giselle (September 9th at 7:15PM) and to Starred Up (September 9th at 9:00PM). To enter, just leave a comment below about which film you want to see at TIFF and why! We’ll […]

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Outdoor Adventure

The Allure of Big Water Sailing: Extreme Adventure and Self Discovery

by  Greg Heroux Editor’s Note:  Captain Gregory Heroux has sailed big waters for over 40 years. He now runs a sailing charter business, Sail Superior, in Thunder Bay, Ontario. Compare the two images you see – one is from the south coast of Portugal and the other from the north shore of Lake Superior. Can you […]