Trip Inspiration

Road Trip Ready Itineraries

Exploring new destinations or even previous favourites that aren't the usual suspects can be a tall order for those with limited vacation days. Fortunately, with a little advance planning, it’s possible to pack a whole lot of fun into just two days - and we've done the planning for you! Ontario's…

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Best Fall Day Hikes in Ontario's Southwest

Most noted philosophers used walking to get their thoughts going. Wilderness visionaries like Henry David Thoreau walked a great distance to experience the wilderness landscape (Thoreau walked 100 days in 1866, from Montreal to Quebec City). But you don’t need a major pilgrimage to become familiar with nature…

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Black History in Ontario’s Southwest

It is important to learn about the history of our area. The good, the bad,and the inspiring. Learning about Black history is important for every single person in Ontario’s Southwest during Black History Month, on Emancipation Day, and on every other day of the year too. You need to know about the history before you can build a better future…

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Top Instagrammable Spots

No matter your muse, there’s no shortage of picturesque landscapes and locales across Southwest Ontario. To help narrow the list down for you, we’ve picked out some of the top favourites in Ontario’s Southwest so your feeds fill with ❤️s…

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Experience Maple Season

Locals often overlook the amazing experiences within their own backyards because they aren’t in the “tourist mindset”. If being home at this time of the year is new to you, or even if it isn’t new, challenge yourself to be as open to new experiences as you’d be on vacation…

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