Home to the longest growing season in the province, it’s no wonder Essex County has become a must-visit destination for foodie fans.
Trip Inspiration | Day Trips
Friday, June 22, 2018 2:00 PM by Southwest Ontario Tourism Corporation
Throughout life we get stuck in ruts, visiting the same places with the same people and continuously doing the same things. Break that habit and explore our region to experience some of the best restaurants that you haven't discovered yet.
Summer is the time of bonfires and late nights, memories that last and push us through our gloomy cold winters. With so little time, make the most out of it with our perfect couples getaway bucket list!
Discover the birds of Rondeau Provincial Park.
Rondeau Provincial Park boasts 335 bird species including the endangered Prothonotary Warbler and rarities like Townsend’s Solitaire, Yellow-throated Warbler and Painted Bunting. It’s a perfect choice for a relaxing birding escape with some delightful diversions on the side.
Shop Local, Buy Local isn’t just a trend, it’s a way of life within our region. From delicious eats to sweet treats and satisfying drinks, Ontario’s Southwest offers some of the best around.
Discover the birds of Pinery Provincial Park.
Pinery Provincial Park's sunsets, which have been ranked among the world’s top ten by National Geographic Magazine, will be the icing on the cake after a day exploring this beautiful park. It’s rare habitats provide shelter and space for 319 different species of birds, 124 of which have nested in the park.