Trip Ideas - Peterborough

Ontario Maple Syrup Festivals and Sugar Shacks

Where to go to experience the smells and tastes of the sweet water of Ontario.

A list of maple syrup festivals, pancake houses/sugar shacks and maple trails to explore in Ontario.

Flower & Blossom Festivals in Ontario

You do not have to be a florist, anthophile or a gardener, to be excited by the sight and smell of flowers. The love of flowers cuts across age and gender; flowers are a sign of love, gratitude, and beauty and are favoured plants the world over. The following are six flower festivals that you must attend in Ontario.

A Guide for Planning A Trip to Bruce Peninsula National Park

Pure magic! That is the only description that befits Bruce Peninsula National Park. Rugged cliffs rise mysteriously from the turquoise waters Lake Huron creating a breathtaking contrast that is a must-see. As the rocks give way to rich soil, ageless forests take over filling the air with the scents of coniferous plants and the symphony of countless birds.

25 Romantic Resort Getaways during Winter in Ontario

Experience more than chocolate-covered strawberries and a chilled bottle of sparkling wine this season. Enjoy Ontario winter at the the many wonderful resorts of Ontario, each offering one of a kind experiences to be enjoyed with your special someone.

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: First Weekend of February

5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this weekend of February: February 1 to 3 Whether you want a cozy spa weekend, or… Read more »

5 Things to Do at Bracebridge Fire & Ice Festival

The town of Bracebridge, located at the heart of Muskoka is holding its annual winter festival this Saturday, January 26. Here are 5 reasons why you should… Read more »

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: Fourth Weekend of January

5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this fourth weekend of January in Ontario. Whether you want to enjoy skiing and snow tubing, or getaway from the cold, you are sure to find inspiration to plan a spontaneous day trip or weekend getaway.

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: Third Weekend of January

5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this third weekend of January in Ontario.

10 Winter Adventures in and around Thunderbay

Snow and freezing temperature can cause some hibernation, but also offers various distinctive and enjoyable activities! Thunder Bay provides visitors with a warm hospitality, appealing scenery, and… Read more »

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: Second Weekend of January

5 Ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this second weekend of January in Ontario: Weekend of Jan 11 to 13. Niagara Falls Ice Wine Festival… Read more »

18 Coolest Outdoor Ice Skating Trails in Ontario

Sharpen your skates, and checkout some of Ontario’s best ice skating trails this winter.

Peterborough Historic Lift Lock Skating Trail is Open for 2019 Season

Peterborough Historic Lift Lock Skating Trail is open for 2019 season since Jan 2. The Trent Severn Waterway and the City Peterborough offer public skating on the… Read more »

Top Things to Do in Ontario this January 2019

From outdoor skating trails to theatre festivals, here are 33 of the best things to do this January in Ontario.

5 Reasons Why You Should Visit this Cranberry Marsh During Winter

Winter is here and mother nature is transforming before our eyes into a cozy winter wonderland! Embrace the beautiful winter months with a visit to Muskoka Lakes… Read more »

10 Christmas Holiday Getaways in Ontario

Want to getaway during Christmas Break with the whole family or with your special someone? You don’t have to fly South when there are many wonderful opportunities in Ontario… Read more »

Scenic Train Tours in Ontario

Explore Ontario on rails–through rolling hills, ravines, forested valleys and the country side! Whether as a family trip or on a day trip with your loved one, these scenic tours will never disappoint! Enjoy fall colours or have a haunted experience during Halloween, visit the pumpkin patch, or a trip to see Santa during Christmas.

25 Romantic Getaways and Activities in Muskoka

With gorgeous lakes, sprawling woods, spas, resorts, and more flavour than you can imagine, the Muskoka Region is the perfect getaway spot for couples. Romance is heavy… Read more »

10 Things to Do at Fairbanks Provincial Park

Featuring a spring fed lake, sandy beaches, great fishing and lots of fun; it is no wonder that Fairbank Provincial Park has become a hotspot for families… Read more »

25 Family Getaways in Northern Ontario

Whether you’re seeking a serene paradise nestled among the trees or a fun packed, family adventure, Northern Ontario is the perfect place for your next family getaway. From the world’s largest coin to a polar bear paradise, you are guaranteed priceless family moments. Don’t forget the camera!

25 Things to Do in Prince Edward County

Located midway between Ottawa & Toronto, Prince Edward County makes a gorgeous weekend destination. Journey to some of the provinces best sandy beaches at Sandbanks Provincial Park,… Read more »

Top Cycle Routes to Explore Ontario

Top Cycle Routes to Explore Ontario

Ontario, home to Canada’s capital city of Ottawa, and it’s bustling metropolis of Toronto — with it’s famous landmark of the CN Tower — but also home to farm country, forests, national parks — Ontario is as diverse a province as you could hope to find. And what better way to experience one of Canada’s most diverse province than on two wheels?

Top Bicycle Tours to Explore Canada

Canada — the second largest nation on earth in terms of square kilometers. One of the best things about this country is how the geography changes from… Read more »

Getaway to Rice Lake, Ontario

If you are looking for a getaway to the water, you should consider Rice Lake. Located in both Peterborough and Northumberland Counties, Rice Lake is a shallow lake that gets it’s name from the wild rice that grows there. It is a beautiful lake, ideal for camping and boating and there are several small towns surrounding the lake that offer sightseeing, shops, restaurants and other amenities.

Getaway to Kawarthas

If you are looking for a weekend getaway from the hustle and bustle of city life, why not check out the Kawarthas? The Kawartha Lakes are a… Read more »