Friday, September 25, 2009

Toyota Launches New 4 Runner at Georgian Auto Show

Twenty-five years and four generations later, the 4Runner remains close to its roots. To date, more than 103,225 Canadians have purchased the 4Runner and discovered both on- and off-road adventure.
yeterday, for the first time in Canada and as part of the North American premiere of this vehicle, Toyota revealed the all-new 2010 4Runner at North America's largest outdoor auto show, the 2009 Georgian College Auto Show. Packed with an impressive list of new standard performance, safety, comfort, and convenience features, the latest 4Runner will start at $36,800 - the same starting price as the 2009 model it replaces.

The 24th year for the show has many fun activities for family in the Kidz Zone. Kids get in Free. Adults only $5.  Show runs all weekend.  A great stop on your day trip north or fall color road trip weekend.  Lots of fresh car colours to look at in addition to the fall foliage and leaf colour changes.

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Agricultural Tourism--Auto Show Road Trips North

Fall Fairs & Farmers’ Markets & Auto Show Event Highlights Family Travel North of Toronto Barrie, Ontario…..September, 2009. Several unique Canadian events take place on the weekends during September and October. Travelers heading north into cottage country are fortunate to be able to attend some FREE events like Doors Open Ontario, or have the kids admitted free to the Georgian College Auto Show September 25, 26, 27.The Canadian Automotive Institute in Barrie, is hosting the annual Georgian College Outdoor Auto Show, the largest venue of its kind in North America. The Ottawa International Animation festival is held October 14-18. Agricultural enthusiasts with more of an agricultural bent can attend the International Plowing Match in the District of Temiskaming, Earlton Ontario Tuesday Sept. 22 –Saturday Sept. 26, 2009. In addition there are many community fall fairs and harvest festivals with unique fun family activities.

Friday, September 04, 2009

Ontario Fall Getaway Travel Guide 2009

Summer Beaches OntarioOntario Fall Getaways and fall colours travel source for travel north of Toronto. Get the 411 Ontario Travel ideas for fall road trips, staycations, overnight getaways, spas, cottage rentals, romantic getaways, family vacations for your family fall getaway. Your source for weekends, getaways and packages for romantic couples north of Toronto. Reserve early for the Thanksgiving Long Holiday Weekend.

Ontario Resort Travel Destination Picks of the Week.

Romantic Getaway of the Week

Delta Sherwood Inn - Port Carling, Ontario

Delta Sherwood InnDelta Sherwood Inn - Enjoy one night with your special someone in front of a fireplace, your choice of a bottle of red or white wine, fresh flowers & chocolate dipped strawberries & candles & towelling robe for the romantic in room Jacuzzi tub. Gift of homemade bath products.Package includes: one-night's accommodation, gourmet dinner for two, breakfast for two, chocolate dipped strawberries, your choice of red or white wine, candles, gift of bath products Port Carling, Ontario, Information

Family Getaway of the Week

Four Winds Cottage Resort - Parry Sound, Ontario

Four Winds Cottage ResortFour Winds Cottage Resort - Spring is in the air! The sun is out, the birds are chirping! Come and enjoy Spring in a cozy cottage. Our cottages have a propane fireplace for your enjoyment. Prices starting at $115 per night based on four people.
Parry Sound, Ontario, Information

Town, Village & City Getaway of the Week

Green Wilderness Lodge - Gogama, Ontario

Green Wilderness Lodge Green Wilderness Lodge - Wilderness at its best....miles from the rest. Fish for walleye, northern pike, perch & whitefish on beautiful Mattagami Lake. We have 7 clean housekeeping cottages, 1 boat-to outpost cottage plus American Plan at the lodge. Our 7-day Fishing Package for 4 people including cottage, 2 deluxe boats & motors& gas is $465 per person plus taxes.
Gogama, Ontario, Information

Spa Getaway of the Week

Ogopogo Resort - Minden, Ontario

Ogopogo Resort Ogopogo Resort - Relax and enjoy the ambiance of Mountain Lake and your lakeside
cottage some with Jacuzzi bath and fireplace. During your getaway, indulge in a professional deep relaxation massage or reflexology treatment or a combination of both. A weekend getaway for two including two treatments of one hour each from $585/couple, plus taxes.
Minden, Ontario, Information

Attraction of the Week

Founders' Museum & Pioneer Village - Thunder Bay, Ontario

Founders' Museum & Pioneer VillageFounders'Museum & Pioneer Village - Take a Walk Through the Past in this unique to Northwestern Ontario Pioneer Village. Drop in at the General Store look through the newly arrived catalogues, visit the shops and chat with the residents while they wait for the train. Spend a quiet moment in the church, recall the memories of a one room school. Whether your interest lies in antique cars, tractors, farm equipment, engines or motors it is all here for you. The pioneer home recalls life in a simpler time. The carpenter, cobbler, printer and the blacksmith welcome you to their business establishments. Enjoy great home cooking in the tea room
Thunder Bay, Ontario, Information

Attraction of the Week

Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre - Midland, Ontario

Wye Marsh Wildlife CentreWyeMarsh Wildlife Centre - Explore the Wye Marsh on your own or join the Outdoor Educators for an interpretive walk, feed the chickadees, stroll the boardwalk, search for animal tracks in the snow or learn about nature in the Exhibit Hall. During all seasons the Wye Marsh offers interesting activities and programs for everyone and can design programs to fit your needs. Contact the Wye Marsh for more details.
Midland, Ontario, Information