Discover Your Neighbourhood
Day trip in an Hour is about
exploring what’s already in your backyard. People come from distant places to experience what we have and all to often take for granted. Galleries, museums, nature parks, wooded trails, county fairs, historic sites, and special events.
“Let’s get out and do something today”
Spur of the moment.
No big plans needed.
No overnight packing.
No strenuous activities.
“Something that may not in the popular promotional brochures”
Go on a day trip like this one, the abandoned Newmarket Ghost Canal. Or visit a condominium construction site and watch Tower Cranes at work for an unconventional day trip. You needn’t go far, your own backyard is great for a day of bird watching.
Imagine the possibilities of exploring your own neighbourhood. Bet you’ll be surprised at what you didn’t know, you didn’t know.
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Two Canadian Pacific Holiday trains are making their way across the United States and Canada after a two-year Covid absence. In November, both trains departed from Montreal, Canada and will visit 168 communities before arriving at their last stops on December 18th. At every stop, a motorized side door is lowered down from a customized… Continue reading 2022 CP Holiday Train – Welcome to Christmas
Remembrance Day Granddad, thank you for coming to my defense. I was not yet born; my dad was not born either. I have a picture of you wearing your military uniform. Though you appear stoic; I cannot imagine the emotions you are feeling. You are heading into World War 1. Leaving your family; would you… Continue reading Remembrance Day
Ferris Provincial Park It really is the generosity of people that make the world a better place. Long before I ever hiked on this trail, other people were here leaving their mark. A land donation from the Ferris family, plus purchases from surrounding land owners created a legacy for future generations to enjoy. A walk… Continue reading Ferris Provincial Park
“People don’t take trips, trips take people.”John Steinbeck