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Toronto City Hop-on Hop-off Tour
The Toronto City Hop-on Hop-off Tour runs in a continuous circle from 9:00am until 4:00pm with many stops near major hotels in the downtown area. Your ticket is valid for three touring days which gives you ample time to explore the many attractions Tor"""Experience the sights sounds and history of multi-cultural Toronto at your speed on your time. Your ticket on the Toronto City Hop-on Hop-off Tour allows you to see the city with professional drivers and commentary all the while giving you the complete flexibility to visit some of Toronto's sights major attractions
From CAD43.00
Private Toronto Guided City Tour
"Travel in style like a VIP as you embark on a fabulous 2 hour private guided tour of Toronto. Your licensed tour guide will show you all Toronto has to offer and share tips on local hot spots restaurants and fun trivia. Personal pickup is available from your hotel. Travel in a luxury vehicle and see the daily lives of some of the six million people that live in Toronto. Learn about the CN rail and the Toronto Harbourfront. Stop for pi a very historical battle grounds from the war of 1812. Learn how the fur traders used to use Yonge Street and Bloor Street to travel goods. See Kensington market and one of Toronto's six Chinatown's. Lets not forget the beautiful Casa Loma home to Sir Henry Pellatt. Learn about the various cultures and cuisine that Toronto has to offer. See breathtaking views of the Toronto skyline. No photo opportunity will be missed on this luxurious and private VIP tour. After the tour is comple your driver/guide will drop you back off at your hotel or one of the highlights as seen on the tour.Highlights include: Rogers Centre CN Tower Harbourfront
From CAD350.00
Ultimate Toronto Tour
"Experience the best of the best in the complete tour of Toronto. Experience first-hand some of Toronto's must-see attractions and learn about the history behind these places and surrounding neighborhoods. Once this tour is completed you will walk away with wonderful memories and a head full of amazing facts and tidbits about Toronto history.Your adventure in Toronto starts with a quick trip up to the observation deck at the CN Tower one of the world's most popular tourist spots. On the observation deck you will have the opportunity to walk out and stand 1151 feet above the ground. Being so high up will allow you to get amazing views of the surrounding city. Don't forget to bring your camera because there will be numerous opportunities to take amazing photos.After a trip to the CN Tower your professional guide will take you to the mysterious historic Casa Loma where you will have the adventure of a lifetime. At this Gothic castle
From CAD139.00

Toronto Zoo Tips (6)

Toronto Zoo

The Metro Toronto Zoo is the world's 3rd largest zoo
features more than 5,000 animals in their natural environment

Meadowvale Road north of hwy 401

2011 - Admission (access to all pavilions, exhibits and daily shows ):
General Admission (ages 13 - 64) $23.00;
Senior (ages 65+) $17.00;
Child (ages 4 - 12) $13.00;
and ages 3 & younger can go in for free.

VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Interac/Debit, traveller's cheques or cash.

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Jan 09, 2011

Suburban Sprawl of Chinatown from Dundas

Dundas was the original Chinatown, then with the influx
firstly from students who stayed on,
new immigrants who found Hogstown the place to grow with,

the moves to Suburbia arrived,
firstly into the adjoining Municipalities, but the consolidating Metro moves have
brought all under the GTA
yet distinctly different.

Why is food so important for the ethnics ?
it is an obsession ... ... ... ... ? survival ?
... ... ...
to get that packet of Choy Goohn [ dried spinach]
jooh yee [ pig ears]
luwh leen [durian]
maah tuyh [ water chestnuts]
cheaper or becuase it's on special
... ... ...
or to pick up a dah bawh [ take out]
at 3.99 for rice and choice of 2 from 12 different tasty , always freshly prepared dishes.

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Jan 01, 2011

A Safari in North America: Not your typical zoo!

The African safari is situated outside the city, but is definitely worth the drive. It is a great way to spend some time watching animals in a place other than the zoo..Allocate a full day.. there is much ground to cover and several animal shows to catch.

Jul 26, 2007

Toronto Zoo

Toronto Zoo is the home of thousands of animals representing different parts of the world, including the polar bears, gorillas, tigers, elephants, and komodo dragons. There are both indoor and outdoor exhibits throughout the zoo. Kids would love the water park here!

Plan to spend a whole day here, as there's a lot to do...10km of walking trails, Splash Island, safari simulator, camel rides and pony rides. If you're too tired, you can also take the zoomobile.

You can picnic here, or have fast food at one of the many restaurants throughout the zoo.

Admission is $19 for adults. The zoo opens everyday except for Christmas Day. Admission on Boxing Day is free and you can see the animals getting special Christmas treats. But it will be very crowded for sure. Don't forget to bring some non-perishable food items for the food bank.

You can take the bus to the zoo, or drive there. There are plenty of parking, but it'll cost you $8 between March and October.

The zoo is located on Meadowvale Road (north of Highway 401) in the east end of Toronto. There are signs in the area to direct you - you won't get lost.

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Jun 05, 2006
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Toronto Metro Zoo

The Zoo is 287 hectares, and is divided into zoogeographic regions. There are four major tropical indoor pavilions and several smaller indoor viewing areas, plus numerous outdoor exhibits. In total, there are 10 kilometres of walking trails to explore.

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Take HWY 401 East to Meadowvale Road (Exit # 389)

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Feb 29, 2004

If you have a lot of time why...

If you have a lot of time why not visit the very nice Toronto Zoo? Make sure you take a full day as it is huge!

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Bata Shoe Museum

Interesting exhibit about the history of shoes, shoes from famous people, artic shoes and mens heels. The museum collects, researches, preserves, and exhibits footwear from around the world. Three...
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Casa Loma

The castle is opened from 9:30 until 5:00 but remains opened later for concerts and special events. There were lines of cars trying to get into the parking lot, it was Sunday so we parked on the...
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Kensington Market

Eclectic bohemian market with wonderful cafe's, shops and pubs. Very artsy and filled with artsy people. The bakeries, ethnic food and ice cream looked wonderful. People were friendly. We enjoyed...
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One of the best universities (or is it the best?) in Canada, University of Toronto has a elegant, historic campus with plenty of architecture in the Romanesque, Gothic etc styles, for visitors to...
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ROM - Royal Ontario Museum

This 100 year old Museum isThe Tornonto Museum of Art, Culture and Natural History is the largest in Canada, and attracts over one million visitors every year. The museum is north of Queen's Park,...
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I just walked along this street. They said celebrities whenever in Toronto can be spotted here dining or clubbing. Yorkville is a mixture of high end stores, beautiful condos and restored victorian...
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