You’ve heard the saying “nature heals,” and it’s true. Scientific studies show that being in nature lowers stress, elevates mood, improves sleep, increases productivity, and even creates pleasant feelings. We need all of these now more than ever after long periods spent indoors.
Trip Inspiration | Hiking
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.
Does your dog give you, “the look” when you try to leave your home? You know, that “Please don’t leave me behind when you go out!” look that both breaks and melts your heart? Avoid the drama and bring your dog for the adventure! Here are six fun things you can do in Ontario’s Southwest with your most loyal friend.
Monday, June 29, 2020 1:00 PM by Megan Carman
Take advantage of the local, photo worthy, destinations that are right here in Southwestern Ontario. You’ll want to take lots of pictures to share with loved ones you can’t visit this Summer. And since now is the perfect chance to up your phone photography skills, we’ve compiled six easy ways to take better outdoor photos.
Friday, February 7, 2020 1:00 PM by Southwest Ontario Tourism Corporation
Norfolk County is known as Ontario’s Garden for its rich farmers’ fields as well as a growing wine and craft beer scene. However, it’s not just a foodie’s dream, it’s also a paradise for those that love the great outdoors.