Friday, November 12, 2010

Santa Visits Ontario North of Toronto

Fall in Ontario Santa Visits Ontario North of Toronto
Santa Claus Parades start north of Toronto this weekend and it is time for a Romantic getaway or a Family fun getaway package to Ontario's resort destinations for holiday Shopping.    November fall weekend getaways continue with studio tours, events and festivals at Ontario attractions including farmers' markets. Ski areas continue to host ski swaps and snowboard equipment swaps as weekend events in preparation for the winter vacation season.   The late fall activities include Christmas Tree lighting ceremonies and Festivals of Lights with a little holiday shopping along the way. November is a month for "Remembrance and a visit to one of Ontario's Military Museums and a Remembrance Day Ceremony to commemorate our Veterans.

Ontario Resort Travel Destination-Association Picks of the Week

Featured Ontario Destinations & Travel Tourism Associations

Township of Algonquin Highlands Trails DepartmentTownship of Algonquin Highlands Trails Department (
The Haliburton Highlands Water Trails (HHWT) consists of approximately
28,000 + hectares of provincial and municipal public lands comprised
of countless lakes, rivers, trails and continuous forest. Specifically,
the HHWT manages two areas for interior camping known as the Frost
Centre and the Poker Lakes as well at 38 km of hiking trails.

Romantic Getaway of the Week

Cedar Grove Lodge - Huntsville, Ontario

Cedar Grove LodgeCedar Grove Lodge - Escape to your own lakeside cabin with wood burning fieldstone fireplace at Cedar Grove Lodge. We are located 10 minutes East of Huntsville, on Peninsula Lake. Cedar Grove has offered romantic getaways for over 80 years. All rates include 3 meals per day as well as seasonal activities. Take your special someone on a romantic evening canoe ride, all non-motorized boats are free of charge. Enjoy relaxing together in your own lakeside cabin or in a couple of Muskoka chairs on the dock.

Family Getaway of the Week

Comfort Inn - North Bay, Ontario

Comfort Inn - North Bay AirportComfort Inn - 3 days Advanced Purchase Rate
Book at least 3 days in advance and save from 10% to 20%. Credit card payment of the entire stay is required at the time of booking and is non-refundable. This offer is available ONLINE only. Super Saver Sunday Do you need an extra day of vacation or an early start to your week? Whatever your needs are, you’re guaranteed to enjoy our Super Saver Sunday Special! Enjoy savings up 40% of our "Best Available Rate" for the Sunday portion of your stay!
The Super Saver Sunday is available ONLINE only.

Fishing Getaway of the Week

North to Adventure - Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario

North to AdventureNorth to Adventure - Fly-in or train-in with North to Adventure for fantastic walleye, northern pike, perch, whitefish, brook and lake trout fishing. Over fifty locations in a 10 000 square mile area north and east of Lake Superior! First-class wilderness lodges and outposts. Fly-in trips depart from our White River seaplane base. Train-in trips depart from White River, Chapleau, Sudbury, Sault Ste. Marie and even Toronto’s Union Station. Celebrating 50 years in 2009! Friendly hospitality, our family tradition for three generations!

Town, Village & City Getaway of the Week

Lakewoods Cottage Resort - Dwight, Ontario

Lakewoods Cottage Resort Lakewoods Cottage Resort - Welcome to Lakewoods Cottage Resort, our little piece of paradise on the shores of beautiful Oxtongue Lake. Our fully equipped house-keeping cottages are your ideal home-away-from-home while exploring Muskoka and the Algonquin Highlands. Each of our nine house-keeping cottages comes with a fully equipped kitchen, a gas BBQ, a television set and a gas fireplace. Swim or play on the safe sandy beach, paddle the picturesque Oxtongue River to Ragged Falls, or simply enjoy the views across Oxtongue Lake.

Spa Getaway of the Week

Tyrolean Village Resorts, Blue Mountain - Collingwood, Ontario

Tyrolean Village ResortsTyrolean Village Resorts, Blue Mountain - Tyrolean Village Resorts is a four season Chalet Resort located in the scenic Town of The Blue Mountains, 90min north of Toronto close to the shores of Georgian Bay. Our Swiss-style and Executive-style chalets and cottages are nestled at the base of Blue Mountian, Ontario's largest mountain resort. 4 to 9 bedroom chalets can accommodate from 4 to 22 people - perfect for families and groups! Full kitchen, wood burning fireplace, sauna or hot tub or jacuzzi, cable TV, over sized living/dining rooms and large deck. We are a Pet Friendly! Visit for more information or e-mail

Attraction of the Week

Sir Sam's Ski Hill & Summer Resort - Haliburton, Ontario

Sir Sam’s Ski & Summer Resort Sir Sam's Ski Hill & Summer Resort - Sir Sam’s Ski and Summer
Resort has been established and operated by the Bishop Family for
almost 45 years. The spacious multi room chalet has 4 fireplaces
and a homelike family atmosphere. Sir Sam’s hosts twelve main runs
and a view from the top that is only matched by the view of the
slopes from the chalets panoramic windows and outdoor sun deck.
Come and enjoy a great outdoor experience in an un-crowded and family
friendly atmosphere.

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