Toronto: Beacon of the North
by Regena English
Toronto is the place to go for sophisticated travel this summer with it's bearable temperatures and unbelievable scenery. WHAT A CITY! This city has redinfined itself within a relatively short period of time, 50 years to be exact, it's now a financial and cultural seat of the north.
If you like all the attractions a large metropolitan city can offer you will fall in love with Toronto. A city beaming with diverse cultures and a multitude of things to see and do. While taking in the sights and sounds of the city be sure and stop by the CN Tower one of the tallest freestanding structures in the world. Want to get ethnic then you should travel to Kensington Market a West Indian community loaded with outdoor produce stands,shops and restuarants. Hungry? You must visit the Southern Accent Restaurant for some of the best Bronzed Salmon with Hollandaise Sauce you've ever tasted, get some to go,YUM! Cruise down Yonge Street if you want to do some shopping and whatever you do don't make the mistake of bypassing Toronto Eaton Centre, downtown's large shopping center for some bargains. Last but not least The Royal Ontario Museum a magnificient building filled with some of the most precious objects in the world, a must see for all who visit the city.
This is a sleeper city, a undiscovered treasure for many sophisticated vacationers and would be a steal in value during it's off season to explore. Don't hesitate in checking with your travel agent for the best rates and discounts for Toronto and let's not forget to ask him or her to look for discounts to popular attractions within the city. Yes, even Toronto have off seasons so you may want to make your trip during such times so be sure and inquire about the times of year it's cheapest to travel to Ontario. Plan you own vacations? Then your best bet for great off season package deals would be to contact major hotels and airlines, wonderful travel plans are added each day.