Tourist Hot Spots in Toronto

Toronto is Canada’s largest city, so it should come as no surprise that it is the first choice for both national and international travelers. Whether you are in the Toronto city or in the Greater Toronto Area, you can easily find a lot of fun activities, food, and events to keep you occupied throughout your stay.

Toronto is a mind-blowing city, that holds a perfect blend of both modernity and history. Its skyline is decorated with stunning architecture and the city has it all – natural outdoor spaces, top education, entertainment and a lot more.

Here are 3 places you must visit:

  1. The CN Tower

One of Toronto’s most popular attractions is the CN Tower. It is a whopping 553 meters tall and is an engineering marvel with in-house top-notch dining and entertainment facilities. Not only does it offer breathtaking views of Toronto, but there’s also a 3D theatre, shopping mall and more. In 1995 it was considered one of the Modern World’s Seven Wonders by the American Society of Civil Engineers.

     2. The Distillery District

The Distillery District is one of Toronto’s most interesting areas, full of amazing attractions and a staggering history. You’ll also find some of Toronto’s best boutiques, coffee shops, art shops & galleries, luxury restaurants and performance venues here, so there’s definitely a lot to see and do. It’s a pedestrian-only village that houses more than 70 cultural and commercial establishments made in iconic red brick, Victorian-era buildings of the Gooderham & Worts whiskey distillery. You’d be surprised to know that in 1871, the Distillery district accounted for about half of the province’s total spirits, but today it has become one of Toronto’s coolest neighborhoods, perfect for artistic and culture loving hip people. Sounds worth visiting, right?

3.  The Art Gallery of Ontario 

Moving on from the hip streets of Distillery district, it’s time for a grand art tour to the famous Art Gallery of Ontario, housing so many epitomes of art. It contains over 80,000 masterpieces, dating from the first century to the present day. The gallery is surely going to blow your mind when you see it’s unique collection of paintings, photographs, sculptures and other national and international artworks. The Thomson Collection is a must to check out, here you can see European art masterpieces dating from the Italian Renaissance through the mid-1900s centering around Peter Paul Rubens’ Baroque world-renowned painting “Massacre of the Innocents.”

These are the top 3 spots to visit in Toronto on a short trip.

Have fun!


New Zealand sites to see

New Zealand is one of those places you’ll never stop talking about, once you’ve been there. The beautiful island country is blessed with amazing natural beauty, including spectacular scenery from mountain ranges, active volcanoes, majestic coastlines, lakes, fiords, glaciers and lush rainforests. It’s also one of the world’s least crowded countries, with a population of just 4 million, making it great for peaceful get-aways and trips.

New Zealand is a compact place, divided into two islands, and you can easily visit several holiday destinations across both islands in a short time.

If you’re already thinking of visiting the country, here are 5 of the most beautiful places in New Zealand you should definitely visit when you’re there.

  1. Milford Sound

Milford Sound is situated in the northern-most end of the Fiordland National Park. It is famous for some of the most marvelous coastal scenery, majestic mountains, and deep blue waters in the world. If you like trekking you should also try the Milford track, which is New Zealand’s most visited hiking trail.



  1. Bay of islands 

This bay was named by Captain James Cook when he visited it in 1769. It consists of 144 islands, deserted bays and heavenly beaches. You’ll also be able to witness an abundance of marine life like whales, penguins, dolphins and the big marlin here. If you like adventure sports you should also try diving , sailing yachts, world cruises.

  1. Tongariro National park 

Unlike most national parks you may have seen, this one  has a rugged, volcanic landscape, both notorious, and famous, for its surprises and extremes. It’s blessed with a plethora of diverse flora and fauna. You’ll comes across amazing tranquil lakes, active volcanoes, untamed forest and desert-like plateaus. Hikers should also try the 19km long trek through its center, known as the Tongariro Alpine Crossing.

  1. Rotorua 

This is a place you should definitely visit while in New Zealand. It is famous as the country’s thermal wonderland since the1880’s. There a lot of thermal springs, mud pools and geysers are in the area, making it one of the country’s top outdoor tourist spots. Also, don’t forget to visit The Wai-O-Tapu nearby, famous for its hot springs and their colorful appearance. The smell of sulphur is an indication of thermal activity that is evident in the region.

New Zealand is definitely one of the most beautiful countries in the world to visit. It offers you unbeatable chances for adventure, peaceful getaway, and exploration. Whether you are traveling solo or with a group of friends, New Zealand has a lot to offer.