Ottawa City Tour

Ottawa, the capital of Canada and the 4th largest city in the country, is located on the south bank of the Ottawa River in the eastern region of Southern Ontario, and contains the mouths of the Rideau River and Rideau Canal. This city is not densely populated, with only a population of about 890,000 as…

1,000 Islands’ Cruise

Taking the 1,000 Islands‘ (pronounced as “Thousand Islands”) cruise wasn’t on our original tour itinerary, but few days before our tour started, we were informed that this is a special addition and hence we took a 3 hours’ drive from Toronto to Rockport for the 1-hour “Heart of the Islands Cruise” (CAD 22, about S$27).…

Toronto Don Valley Hotel & Suites

Toronto Don Valley Hotel & Suites was the 5th hotel we stayed for our trip and the most “memorable” hotel, in a bad light. I shall explain why after showing you the pictures we took. After viewing the photos, hope you have some idea why it’s a “memorable” hotel in a bad light now? 😛…

Toronto City Tour

Toronto is the largest city in Canada and the provincial capital of Ontario, about 1.5 hours’ drive from Niagara Falls. It is located in Southern Ontario on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario. With 2.6 million residents as at 2011, it is the 5th most populous city in North America. 49% of the population in…

Clifton Hill, Niagara Falls

The famous tourist area in Niagara Falls is called Clifton Hill, where there are many hotels, restaurants and shops for tourists visiting Niagara Falls. I think it was the only time we stayed near to so many shops and restaurants for this trip haha. Besides exploring the area after watching the illumination of lights at…

Maid of the Mist, Niagara Falls

The Maid of the Mist is North America’s oldest tourist attraction since 1846. Ridden by dignitaries and celebrities such as Princess Diana, Marilyn Monroe and former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbechev, a visit to the base of the falls is a priority for all who visit the region. It is said that you did not really…

Sheraton on the Falls

The most expensive hotel that we stayed at for this holiday was at Sheraton on the Falls at Niagara Falls, and our tour leader (oops, he kept reminding us that he should be called a tour escort in Canada instead of tour leader) kept emphasising that they are the only tour agency that lets its…