Archive for 'Ontario'

Niagara Falls smack down : The American falls vs The Canadian Side

Posted on 01. Aug, 2014 by .


After visiting both the American and the Canadian side of the Niagara Falls, here’s my verdict on which side is better and what you need to know when visiting the Falls!

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Ottawa UnLOCKed: Finding the key to conquering Canada’s Capital City

Posted on 14. Nov, 2011 by .


Ottawa is a clean, green city filled with some of the nicest citizens we have met along the way, but there is much more to the city than first impressions may reveal. Luckily we discovered that the key to conquering Ottawa is all about the locks.

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Street Art special: Oh Canada!

Posted on 08. Nov, 2011 by .


The wide open spaces in Ontario and Quebec contrast entirely with the urban scenes of street art around every corner in cities like Montreal, Toronto, Quebec City and Ottawa. Find out which city has the best street art according to the two of us Street Art fan girls!

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Why we didn’t like Niagara Falls (but still recommend you go!)

Posted on 26. Oct, 2011 by .


The Niagara Falls are more amazing than we expected, but we were less than enthused about the town. Luckily, we found the perfect solution to make a trip to the falls a much more authentic, relaxing experience.

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Polaroid of the week: Niagara Falls, Canada

Posted on 11. Aug, 2011 by .


The second largest falls after the Victoria Falls in Africa have long been on our list of places to see. We finally made it to the Niagara Falls, an incredible sight.

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Polaroid of the week: A vintage car in Ontario, Canada

Posted on 04. Aug, 2011 by .


. . Ontario is car country! They love their classic cars here and we see proud owners of vintage cars cruising through the country side in their well-maintained rides all the time. During the summer there is a classic car show in some town at almost every weekend. The Merrickville car show is one of […]

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Polaroid of the week: Sunset Cinema in Ontario

Posted on 28. Jul, 2011 by .


We have been in Ontario for over four weeks now and almost every night, whether the day is filled with rain or sunshine, the big Canadian skies open up to create wildly vivid, dramatic sunsets. Each night we pedal our bikes to find the perfect front row seats of the nightly showing of the sunset cinema.

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Polaroid of the week: Watch out for the turtles!

Posted on 21. Jul, 2011 by .


We’ve seen warning signs for bears, sloths, even fleeing people on the road…today we saw one for a smaller, slower creature…so we went on a hunt for our favorite little reptile.

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Polaroid of the week: Burritts Rapids Locks along the Rideau Canal

Posted on 14. Jul, 2011 by .


We took our bicycles out to the Burritts Rapids Locks, lock 17 of 45 locks along the Rideau Canal in Ontario, a UNESCO Heritage Site in Canada.

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Polaroid of the week: Canada Day in Ottawa

Posted on 07. Jul, 2011 by .


We spent 1 July, Canada’s birthday, in the country’s capital Ottawa, and had a blast watching the Canadians getting all dressed up in red & white and celebrating their nation’s biggest day.

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