Toronto, one of the best cities Ontario has to offer. Toronto is one of the most busiest cities in Canada and is also the business centre of Ontario. Toronto has tons to offer for people travelling, and this blog will point out some of the best aspects Toronto has to offer you!
Toronto is the home of Canada’s major sports teams for all of the sports Canada can possibly be involved in. They are the home of the:
- Toronto Maple Leafs (NHL Hockey)
- Toronto Blue Jays (MLB Baseball)
- Toronto Raptors (NBA Basketball)
- Toronto FC (MLS Soccer)
- Toronto Rock (NLL Lacrosse)
- Toronto Marlies (AHL Hockey)
- Toronto Argonauts (CFL Football)
All of these teams play in the home of Toronto and have been successful in catching the excitement of many in Ontario, whether it was when the Toronto Maple Leafs made it to the playoffs but lost to Boston in overtime during Game 7, or when it was Jose Bautista’s game-winning home run that stunned the Texas Rangers to win the ALCS Championship. With all the sports teams giving us live entertainment, we sometimes look to find out the history of the sports we enjoy. Toronto has the Hockey Hall of Fame, the hall of fame features all of the greatest player to ever play the game of hockey. The hall of fame also offers some interactive games to get you more involved like target practice and the goaltender simulator. To top off a sports filled city is the Real Sports Bar with 200 tvs and 100-plus beer taps with elevated pub grub. If you are a fan of any major sports, Toronto is definitely a place to go watch Hockey, Basketball, or Baseball.
The CN tower is the skyscraper that makes Toronto standout from everywhere else, it’s not just an amazing sight to see, but also a beautiful and romantic area to take your girlfriend or wife. The 360 restaurant offers a Canadian cuisine, Canadian wine, and a fantastic Canadian view. The CN Tower also lets you walk along their glass floor, experience the skypod and also complete the edge walk which lets you walk along the edge of the CN Tower.
The Toronto Zoo is in the beautiful Rouge Valley, it has over 5000 animals which represents over 500 species. This zoo provides these animals with fantastic care that lets them live long and enriching lives. The Toronto Zoo has over 10km of walking trails and has a discovery zone that features the kid’s zoo. The must see’s of this zoo include the giant panda experience, Tundra Trek, Gorilla Rainforest, and Indomalaya.
Ripley’s Aquarium. Conserve, Educate, and Inspire. This is the Ripley’s Aquarium slogan they live by. Ripley’s showcases some of the best aquatic animals, and features the longest underwater viewing tunnel with more than 5.7 million litres of water and over 100 interactive activities. The aquarium is located in the heart of Toronto right beside the Rogers Centre and CN Tower.
Canada’s Wonderland, the amusement park that everyone loves in Ontario. The amusement park that offers some of the greatest roller coasters you can ride on. The Behometh and The Leviathan are the major roller coasters Wonderland offers. The Backlot Stunt Coaster, Dragon Fire, Drop Tower, and Flight Deck are also all very popular rides to checkout while you are there.
The Royal Ontario Museum is a museum of art, world culture and natural history in Toronto, Canada. This is one of the largest museums in North America and is the largest in Canada and attracts more than one million people per year. The ROM is close to the University of Toronto with the main entrance being on Bloor St. W.
The Eaton Centre and Distillery District are definitely two places to go to when in Toronto. they are great shopping areas that are very different from each other. The Eaton Centre offers a diverse selection of retail stores such as all kinds of clothing retailers, electronic stores, footwear, health and beauty, Jewellery and all kinds of restaurants. The Distillery District offers a fresh urban style, unique home finishings, and mouth-watering treats.
In conclusion, Toronto is a fantastic place to visit, there is so much to do, and this city offers so much for everyone to have a great time.