Going out into the world can be a bit overwhelming. There are many important rules, additional expectations, and a lot more signage to pay attention to. Even though these changes seemed strange at first, they are in place to keep you safe and must be taken seriously.
Trip Inspiration | Shopping
Wednesday, June 2, 2021 2:00 PM by Megan Carman
If you’re looking for a warm weather activity that is both low in cost and high in rewards, keep
There are two camps of grocery shoppers: those who hate the task and those who actually don’t mind or may even enjoy doing it. Unfortunately, even those of us who don’t dread going out for groceries have been challenged to find pleasure in trips to the supermarket over the course of the pandemic. If months of retail roadblocks like longer lineups, shortages, and “creative” substitutions in online orders have squeezed every ounce of pleasure from your weekly shop, it’s time to shake up your grocery game.
Friday, April 2, 2021 4:00 PM by Southwest Ontario Tourism Corporation
Windsor may be the first city that comes to your mind when you hear about Essex County; however the vibrant small communities near the shores of Lake Erie are full of amazing wining and dining as well as history and tons of friendly charm.
Staying home, safe, and social distanced means that you aren’t traveling during the colder months. 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. Locals often overlook the amazing experiences within their own backyards because they aren’t in the “tourist mindset”.
Wednesday, December 16, 2020 11:00 AM by Southwest Ontario Tourism Corporation
Independently owned small businesses are the heart of communities. They are owned by your neighbours and not only are they investing their livelihoods into the towns and cities we call home but also sharing their passions with you.
While it’s an exciting prospect that so much in the region is opening back up, it still might feel a little nerve-wracking to get out of the house and “travel” again. Taking a nearby trip in Ontario's Southwest feels a little more comforting when you know you have some of the conveniences of home with you.