A MAGICAL STAYCATION IN ST. JACOBS, ONTARIO

Everybody needs a mini staycation every once in awhile, so when the opportunity arose for me to visit St. Jacobs during St. Jacobs Sparkle and to spend the night at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites, naturally I jumped at the opportunity.  Besides, St. Jacobs has always been one of my favorite Ontario small town destinations.  It is this opportunity that introduced me to the Holiday Inn Express & Suites and I am now hooked!

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BANFF GONDOLA – A PREMIER ATTRACTION

Banff Gondola – Oh What A Ride

A couple of years ago I was in Banff Alberta touring around for a few days. Despite everybody telling me that I just had to take the Banff gondola up Sulphur Mountain, I absolutely had no plans or desire to go up that mountain on the gondola!  That decision quickly went by the wayside.   I made a last-minute decision to stay on the bus and not go back to my hotel, and give the gondola a whirl.  I had a blast!!!

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The Lavender Farm – In My Own Backyard

Welcome to In My Own Backyard

Welcome back to this week’s edition of In My Own Backyard.

I have lived in the Brant County area for the majority of my life, and I had no idea until last year that I had a lavender farm right here in my own backyard (notwithstanding that I drove right by the street that it was on every weekend).

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Explore Big Cities Ontario

Welcome back to the “Explore” series!

Since international travel has come to a complete halt for the unforseeable future, now is the perfect time to start exploring areas in our own Province (Ontarians or visitors to Ontario, the Explore series is for you).

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