Trip Inspiration

A Showcase of Stories: A Two-Day Ontario Trip Filled with Fascinating Black History

Thanks to its proximity to the U.S. border, countless stories of those who escaped to Canada to find freedom from slavery were set in our region. Today, an impressive collection of historic sites and museums welcome visitors to learn those stories and pay respect to those who came to Canada to start a new life. Build in some extra time for fascinating conversations with the incredible storytellers you’ll meet along the way on this itinerary…

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3 Girls' Getaway Staycation Itineraries

If it’s been a long time since you’ve been able to really hang out with your besties, it's time to fix that! This winter, explore Ontario's Southwest with three itineraries that are crafted for you to enjoy a perfect girls' getaway. Once you visit Ontario's Southwest in the winter, you'll want to make it an annual tradition…

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Gift Ideas for the Holiday Season

The holiday season is coming up fast! Before we get to the favourite activities of the season, get-togethers, and all round holiday fun, I'm sure you're thinking about the list of names that you'll need to shop for. We're here to help with ideas and experiences from across Ontario's Southwest that are sure to please as a gift this merry season…

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Shape your Wellness with Nature & Relaxation

Wellness is equal parts mental as it is physical so it’s important to nurture both as much as you can. When we’re mentally healthy, we enjoy our surroundings and the people in it. We can be creative, learn, try new things, take risks, and better cope with difficulties both mental and physical…

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Guess Where Trips: The Perfect Gift for the Adventurous Person in Your Life

Everyone has that spontaneous adventure seeker on their holiday shopping list. You know, the one who knows the best places to explore, the most exceptional restaurants to eat at, and where to find unique experiences. They are vivacious, fun, and find “the unknown” to be exciting! They are also impossible to shop for. What do you buy for someone who is only interested in collecting memories and doesn’t want tangible things? Have you guessed where we are going with this? (hint!)…

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Ontario’s Southwest Adventures New Canadians will Love

If you are new to Canada and want to get to know the local culture, history, food, and people in Ontario's Southwest, the best way to do that is by travelling locally. No matter which season you arrive in, don’t wait before you start exploring. It would be a shame for you to miss outwhile waiting for different weather. To help you get started, we’ve put together a “must visit” list that you should check out. …

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