Summer is fast approaching, and we all know this is the season where almost everyone wants to go someplace new to enjoy some fresh air and get away from mundane activities. Have you been thinking about where you’d like to spend your summer vacation? You might want to consider Toronto.
Late spring, early summer and fall are the most pleasant walking months in the city—and this is a walkable city. September, one of the loveliest months of the year, is also packed with the Toronto International Film Festival fêtes and a spate of other weekend festivals. To catch a bird’s-eye view of the city, you can visit one of the observation decks at the famous CN Tower, which is also one of the most visited and popular tourist spots. There’s also a new activity at the CN Tower in addition to dining and sightseeing; it is called the “Edgewalk.” This activity will give you the opportunity to experience the breathtaking and nerve wracking hands-free walk on a 5 ft. wide ledge encircling the top of the CN Tower’s main pod, which is 116 stories above the ground. Merely looking at the tower from the ground may scare you, but the view you have once you are up there is truly breathtaking and worth it. If you are an adrenaline junkie or just curious about how it feels to be there, you must give it a try. It will surely be an experience that you will not forget.
After this exciting activity, you could take a walk at the famous Distillery District to get some food and taste the world famous beers. The Distillery District is a commercial and residential district in Toronto which is located in the east of downtown. This place contains lots of cafes, restaurants and shops. You could truly indulge within the city because they have even more to offer. You might also want to visit the historic St. Lawrence Market, which was named the best food market in the world by National Geographic in 2012. Indeed, the St. Lawrence Market is a foodie haven for both locals and tourists who visit the city. If you love food, shopping and history, you must visit this area when you are in Toronto.
Let’s move on from adrenaline, shopping and dining experiences. If you want to start your day right in Toronto, you can grab a 20 minute ferry to the popular Toronto Islands which are absolutely beautiful. While on the ferry, you can take stunning photos with the Toronto landscape in the background, and if you go to the main island, which is the most popular island, you can go to the beach and hire a bike or roam around the edges for a better view and experience. These are only a few of the tourist spots and activities you can do in Toronto, and even more excitement awaits you if you visit this wonderful city.
Now, if you are already convinced to visit the city and are looking for great accommodations, that doesn’t need to be a problem at all. Toronto receives millions of visitors annually which only means that the city is accustomed to housing them all. There are numerous hotels in the city, from 5-star luxuries to more economical options. Aside from hotels, there are other furnished accommodations in Toronto available to suit any traveler’s needs. Furnished accommodations in Toronto have become popular to many visitors because they offer so many amenities at a lower price and with greater benefits than a hotel room. If you wish to experience the city and its beauty, visit now!