Friday, November 27, 2009

Romancing Winter-Ontario Family Fun

Festivals of LightChristmas Wreath,Winterin Ontario officially starts on December 21 with the Winter Solstice. Ski area destinations are hoping for a mountain of snow. Festivals of lights and exciting romantic getaways give an eary start to the festival season. November and December travel events and festivals north of Toronto are ready for families with Santa Claus parades and tree lighting ceremonies. Visitors heading north should always check road conditions. Reserve now for your Christmas
New Year
weekends and winter holiday getaways north of Toronto.

Ontario Resort Travel Destination-Association Picks of the Week

Featured Ontario Destinations & Travel Tourism Associations

North Of Superior Tourism Area
North of Superior Tourism Area

North Of Superior Tourism Area
Whether you're a first time visitor or a seasoned traveller, you're going to have fun exploring our vast 60,000 square mile wilderness vacationland north of Lake Superior, the largest fresh water lake in the world. Drive the Canadian portion of the world famous Lake Super Circle Tour, hike,
kayak or canoe in our nature parks, fish, hunt, try golfing and enjoy our safe communities, highways, unique history, outdoor heritage, and friendly people.

Romantic Getaway of the Week

Ste. Anne's Country Inn & Spa - Grafton, Ontario

Ste. Anne's Country Inn SpaSte. Anne's Country Inn & Spa - One Night Stay for Two - Standard
$485 per person, per night based on double occupancy. Package includes round trip transportation on Via Rail from Union Station, a four-diamond accommodationin a standard room, all meals, afternoon tea, $100 spa allowance, 2 group wellness classes each, and use of the facilities.
Grafton, Ontario, Information

Family Getaway of the Week

Booker's Clear Lake Cottages - Emsdale, Ontario

Booker's Clear Lake Cottages Booker's Clear Lake Cottages - Autumn is the best time of year to
vacation. The summer crowd has gone home and there are NO BUGS!! Vibrant colours and crisp air. Our resort has hosted weddings, leadership training weekends, and family reunions. There is a community centre in our backyard available to rent for your event.
Emsdale, Ontario, Information

Town, Village & City Getaway of the Week

Kashaga Lodge - Haliburton,, Ontario

Kashaga Lodge Kashaga Lodge - Kashaga Lodge encompasses a full 5-acres on the shoreline of Lake Kashagawigamog, one of Haliburton's largest and most scenic lakes.There are relatively few accommodation units, which means the property is never crowded. One of the things that makes Kashaga Lodge unique is the wide variety of accommodation types available, each with its own character and ammenities.The resort's cottages are situated along the shore of one of the best bass and muskie fishing bays on the lake. The property includes a 100 yard "fairway" where guests can safely practice their short-iron
golf game. In the winter, snowmobilers have plenty of space to warm up their sleds or can enjoy ice fishing on the lake.
Haliburton, Ontario, Information

Spa Getaway of the Week

Viamede Resort - Woodview, Ontario

Viamede Conference Resort & Spa Viamede Resort - Nestled on the shore line of Spectacular Stoney Lake in the heart of the kawarthas you will enjoy our country inspired Spa & Salon. Enjoy a girls getaway, an intimate escape and pair your stay with one of our many spa services. For more information on our
Woodview, Ontario, Information

Attraction of the Week

Sainte-Marie among the Hurons - Midland, Ontario

Sainte-Marie among the HuronsSainte-Marie among the Hurons - Evenings November 26, 27 & 28 - 5:30p.m. to 9:00p.m. Visitors to Sainte-Marie’s “First Light” event will experience Midland’s famous heritage site amidst the magical glow of over 2,000 candles, enjoying an enchanting community evening in the Christmas spirit. Event preparation begins weeks ahead as Sainte-Marie’s staff decorates the historic buildings and grounds, prepares craft materials, and organizes the spectacular candledisplay that has come to symbolize this unique event. Web Site Click Here
Midland, Ontario, Information

Attraction of the Week

Scenic Caves Nature Adventures - Collingwood, Ontario

Scenic Caves Nature AdventuresScenic Caves Nature Adventures - Nature, history and Adventure for the whole family. Self guided tour of caves, caverns and lookouts on the highest point
of the Niagara Escarpment. Ontario's Longest Suspension footbridge offers light adventure and the most spectacular views of Georgian Bay and Surrounding
Countryside. Gemstone Mining, mini golf, trout pond, picnic areas, snack bar and gift shop. Please, no pets and running or hiking shoes are necessary.
Collingwood, Ontario, Information

Attraction of the Week

MacLaren Art Centre - Barrie, Ontario

MacLaren Art CentreThe MacLarenArtCentre is Simcoe County's regional public art gallery providing innovative, relevant and accessible programming. The award winning building houses four galleries, an education centre, gallery shop and licensed café with a secluded patio. The MacLaren is centrally located with ample parking making it a must see year round destination. The MacLaren is open seven days a week, Mon to Fri, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, Saturday
10:00 am to 4:00 pm and Sunday noon to 4:00 pm. Closed statutory holidays. Admission is voluntary. Suggested donation $5.
Barrie, Ontario, Information