Category Archives: Day Tripping

Day Tripping: “Bee” Happy at Clovermead

Great fun, educational and sweet! Just outside of London in Alymer, Ontario, Clovermead Adventure Farm is a great place to take the family for an active, fun day. For just $9 admission (kids 23 months and under are free), it’s … Continue reading

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Manulife Financial LPGA Classic is Family-friendly!

Kids get in FREE with a ticketed adult. The LPGA is returning to the Manulife Financial LPGA Classic from July 10-14, 2013 at the Grey Silo Golf Course in Waterloo. Last year, more than 60,000 attended the event and this year … Continue reading

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Day Tripping: Take a Drive along the Chatham-Kent Corridor

Whether by car, motorcycle or bike, discover the Southwest. Often under appreciated and overlooked, southwestern Ontario has plenty to offer and discover. Readers Digest recently listed the Chatham-Kent corridor in their Top 10 Best Canadian Roadtrips and for good reason. … Continue reading

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Day Tripping: Explore the Shore in July

Slow down and take a drive along Lake Road. On July 27 and 28, 2013, local businesses including restaurants, farms, wineries, restaurants, B&Bs, harbours and marinas, antique shops, and more will be hosting special experiences along Essex Country Road 50 … Continue reading

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Day Tripping: Bacon & Ale Trail

Can’t go wrong with this delightful combo. Foodies will love this. Anyone who loves bacon and/or beer (most of us) will also love this. Now there is another reason to visit Stratford (aside from its great theatre) – take a … Continue reading

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Day Tripping: Ride the “HAMBUR” Trail

New bike trail loops through Hamilton and Burlington. It’s spring and time to pull out your bike, dust it off, lube it up and start spinning your wheels. The new “HAMBUR Trail” is a 50 km long route that travels … Continue reading

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Day Tripping: Calling All Lego-maniacs!

The new Legoland Discovery Centre is now open and you have to check it out. Toronto’s Legoland Discovery Centre is huge. If you have children that love Lego, this place will blow their mind. It offers so much more than … Continue reading

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Day Tripping: Ride the Easter Express Steam Train!

All aboard! Ride a century-old steam train through scenic Beeton Creek Valley. Step back in time in a vintage, restored 1920s locomotive coach! The South Simcoe Railway Station in Tottenham offers scenic rides through Beeton Creek Valley along a century-old … Continue reading

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Day Tripping: Skate Through the Woods

Provincial park offers skate rentals, fire pits and an amazing skating trail. No matter what your skating ability, you have to check out the ice skating trail at Arrowhead Provincial Park. The trail is 300 metres in length and weaves … Continue reading

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Day Tripping: Time to Hit the Slopes

Ski/snowboard season is open and the holidays are the perfect time to go. If you’re looking for something to do over the holidays (you might need an excuse to get out of the house) – consider skiing. Some of the … Continue reading

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