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Toronto Travel Guide

Toronto Top Experiences

Want to learn more about Toronto? Read our in-depth articles on a variety of topics.

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Finding Comfort Food in Toronto

If you're craving a quick burger or poutine (french fries, cheese curd, and gravy), these joints make the cut as down-home and delicious....

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Wining and Dining

Those in search of haute cuisine are pampered in Toronto, where some of the world's finest chefs vie for the attention of the city's sizable...

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A Brief History of Toronto

The city officially became Toronto on March 6, 1834, but its roots are much older. In the early 1600s a Frenchman named Etienne Brûlé was sent...

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Toronto Today

Torontonians have a hard time defining their city. It's culturally diverse, to be sure, but this, the city's most touted trait, is the polar...

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Toronto With Kids

Toronto is one of the most livable cities in the world, with many families residing downtown and plenty of activities to keep them busy. Always...

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What the Locals Do in Toronto

To get a sense of Toronto's culture, start by familiarizing yourself with the rituals of daily life. These are a few highlights. Leafs Nation...

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Harbourfront and the Islands

The new century has brought renewed interest to Toronto's Harbourfront. Cranes dot the skyline as condominium buildings seemingly appear overnight...

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Boat Tours

If you want to get a glimpse of the skyline, try a boat tour. There are many boat-tour companies operating all along the boardwalk of Harbourfront...

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Top Reasons to Go to Toronto

CN Tower: Rising 1,815 feet in the air, this icon has stupendous panoramic views. Foodie Paradise: Sophisticated restaurants, excellent...

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Around the World Walking Tour

How fast can you circumnavigate the globe? Forget 80 days—in Toronto you can do it in a mere 80 minutes (give or take). These neighborhoods...

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CN Tower

Since it opened as a communications tower in 1976, the CN Tower has defined Toronto's skyline and is the city's most iconic structure. Everyone...

Restaurants

Alfresco Dining in Toronto

From the first sign of warm weather until September's cool evenings, Torontonians hit the deck, the patio, the courtyard, and the rooftop terrace...

Restaurants

Vegetarian Restaurants in Toronto

The days when a vegetarian had few menu options other than a limp iceberg salad are past. Today meatless options in Toronto abound, and vegetarian...

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Toronto Chain Restaurants Worth a Taste

For those times when all you want is a quick bite, consider these local chains where you're assured of fresh, tasty food and good value. Freshii...

Hotels

Apartment Rentals

If you want a home base that's roomy enough for a family and comes with cooking facilities, consider a furnished rental. Home-exchange directories...

Hotels

Toronto's Best Spas

The spa scene in Toronto is both established and ever evolving, with a wrap, massage, and facial to match every mood and personality type. The...

Nightlife

Toronto Breweries and Brewpubs

Torontonians love their beer, which is evidenced by the plethora of craft breweries opening throughout the city. Each is worth visiting for...

Shopping

Toronto's Shopping Chains

Below are some of the city’s most interesting national and international chains. ...

Performing Arts

Toronto's Film Scene

Toronto loves the movies, and the feeling is mutual. So many films are shot here (the city has posed as everywhere from Paris to Vietnam) that...

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