Toronto

Toronto
1. Toronto is at the heart of the Greater Toronto Area, and of the densely populated region in Southern Ontario known as the Golden Horseshoe. Its cosmopolitan and international population reflects its role as an important destination for immigrants to Canada. Toronto is one of the world most diverse cities by percentage of non native born residents, with about 49 percent of the population born outside Canada. .....
CN Tower
2. The CN Tower is a 553.33 m high (1,815.4 ft) concrete communications and observation tower in Downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada.Built on the former Railway Lands, it was completed in 1976, becoming the world tallest free standing structure and world tallest tower at the time.It held both records for 34 years until the completion of Burj Khalifa and Canton Tower in 2010.It remains the tallest free standing structure in the Western Hemisphere, a signature icon of Toronto skyline, and a symbol of Canada, attracting more than two million international visitors annually. .....
Royal Ontario Museum
3. The Royal Ontario Museum is a museum of world culture and natural history based in Toronto, Canada.It is one of the largest museums in North America, attracting over one million visitors every year.The museum is located north of Queen Park, in the University of Toronto district, with its main entrance facing Bloor Street West.The Museum subway station is named after the ROM, and since the late 2000s, it is renovated to resemble the institution collection.Established on 16 April 1912 and opened on 19 March 1914, the museum has maintained close relations with the University of Toronto throughout its history, often sharing expertise and resources.The museum was under the direct control and management of the University of Toronto until 1968, when it became an independent institution.Today, the museum is Canada largest field research institution, with research and conservation activities that span the globe. .....
Hockey Hall of Fame
4. The Hockey Hall of Fame is located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.Dedicated to the history of ice hockey, it is both a museum and a hall of fame.It holds exhibits about players, teams, National Hockey League (NHL) records, memorabilia and NHL trophies, including the Stanley Cup.Originally founded in Kingston, Ontario, the Hockey Hall of Fame was first established in 1943 under the leadership of James T.Sutherland.The first class of honoured members was inducted in 1945, before the Hall of Fame had a permanent location.It moved to Toronto in 1958 after the NHL withdrew its support for the International Hockey Hall of Fame in Kingston, Ontario.Its first permanent building opened at Exhibition Place in 1961.In 1993, the Hall was relocated to a former Bank of Montreal building in Downtown Toronto, where it is now located. .....
Art Gallery of Ontario
5. The Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) is an art museum in Toronto Downtown Grange Park district, on Dundas Street West between McCaul Street and Beverley Street.Its collection includes more than 80,000 works spanning the 1st century to the present day.The gallery has 45,000 square metres (480,000 sq ft) of physical space, making it one of the largest galleries in North America.Significant collections include the largest collection of Canadian art, an expansive body of works from the Renaissance and the Baroque eras, European art, African and Oceanic art, and a modern and contemporary collection.The photography collection is a large part of the collection, as well as an extensive drawing and prints collection.The museum contains many significant sculptures, such as in the Henry Moore sculpture centre, and represents other forms of art like historic objects, miniatures, frames, books and medieval illuminations, film and video art, graphic art, installations, architecture, and ship models. .....
Casa Loma
6. Casa Loma (Spanish for Hill House) is a Gothic Revival style house and gardens in midtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada, that is now a museum and landmark.It was originally a residence for financier Sir Henry Mill Pellatt.Casa Loma was constructed over a three year period from 1911 1914.The architect of the mansion was E.J.Lennox, who was also responsible for the designs of several other city landmarks.Casa Loma is situated at an altitude of 140 m. .....
Distillery District
7. The Distillery District is a historic and entertainment precinct located east of Downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada.It contains numerous cafes, restaurants, and shops housed within heritage buildings of the former Gooderham and Worts Distillery.The 13 acres (53,000 m2) district comprises more than 40 heritage buildings and 10 streets, and is the largest collection of Victorian era industrial architecture in North America. .....
Toronto Zoo
8. The Toronto Zoo is a zoo located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.Its original founder was Mr.Hugh A.Crothers, a successful Toronto industrialist who became the first Chairman of The Metro Toronto Zoological Society in 1966.It opened August 15, 1974, as the Metropolitan Toronto Zoo (often shortened to Metro Toronto Zoo) and is owned by the City of Toronto the word Metropolitan was dropped from its name when the cities of the Municipality of Metropolitan Toronto were amalgamated to form the present day city of Toronto in 1998.The zoo is located near the Rouge River, along the western border of Rouge Park in city east end former borough of Scarborough. .....
Ontario Science Centre
9. Ontario Science Centre is a science museum in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, near the Don Valley Parkway about 11 kilometres (6.8 mi) northeast of downtown on Don Mills Road just south of Eglinton Avenue East.It is built down the side of a wooded ravine formed by one branch of the Don River located in Flemingdon Park. .....
Air Canada Centre
10. The Air Canada Centre (ACC) is a multi purpose indoor sporting arena located on Bay Street in the South Core district of Downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada.It is the home of the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League (NHL), the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association (NBA), and the Toronto Rock of the National Lacrosse League (NLL).It was also home to the Toronto Phantoms of the Arena Football League (AFL) during their brief existence.The arena is popularly known as the ACC or the Hangar (the latter nickname came from its sponsorship by Air Canada).The arena is owned and operated by Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment Ltd.(MLSE), the same group that owns both the Leafs and Raptors, and is 665,000 square feet (61,800 square metres) in size.In 2008, the ACC was the fifth busiest arena in the world and the busiest in Canada.Air Canada Centre is connected to Union Station and the underground pedestrian PATH system, providing access to public transportation (TTC Union subway station and GO Transit).There are also 13,000 parking spaces. .....
Toronto Islands
11. The Toronto Islands (formerly known as Island of Hiawatha and is also known as Menecing) are a chain of small islands in the city of Toronto, Ontario.Comprising the only group of islands in the western part of Lake Ontario, the Toronto Islands are located just offshore from the city centre, and provide shelter for Toronto Harbour.The islands are a popular recreational destination, and are home to a small residential community and to the Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport.They are connected to the mainland by several ferry services.In 2015, an underwater pedestrian tunnel will be completed connecting the Toronto mainland at the foot of Eireann Quay to Billy Bishop Airport.The tunnel provides no access to the balance of the islands. .....
Rogers Centre
12. Rogers Centre (originally known as SkyDome) is a multi purpose stadium in downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada situated next to the CN Tower near the northern shore of Lake Ontario.Opened in 1989 on the former Railway Lands, it is home to the Toronto Blue Jays of Major League Baseball and the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League.Previously, the stadium served as home to the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association, and the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League played an annual game at the stadium as part of the Bills Toronto Series.While it is primarily a sports venue, it also hosts other large scale events such as conventions, trade fairs, concerts, traveling carnivals, and monster truck shows. .....
Yorkville
13. Yorkville is a district in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, well known for its shopping.It is a former village, annexed by the City of Toronto.It is roughly bounded by Bloor Street to the south, Davenport Road to the north, Yonge Street to the east and Avenue Road to the west, and is considered part of the The Annex neighbourhood officially.It is one of Canada most exclusive shopping districts.It is anchored by the Mink Mile along Bloor Street.In 2006, Mink Mile was the 22nd most expensive street in the world, with rents of doller208 per square foot. .....
Bell Lightbox
14. TIFF Bell Lightbox is a cultural centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, located on the north west corner of the intersection of King Street and John Street.The entrance for the structure 46 storey tower is on John Street, set back from the much smaller 19th century buildings along King Street.TIFF Bell Lightbox cinema complex, the Toronto International Film Festival offices, a ground floor restaurant and a roof top terrace are housed in a five storey structure on King.The five screen cinema complex also features galleries, workshops and a library. .....
Black Creek Pioneer Village
15. Black Creek Pioneer Village is an open air heritage museum in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, just west of York University and southeast of the Jane and Steeles intersection.It overlooks Black Creek, a tributary of the Humber River.The village is a recreation of life in 19th century Ontario and gives an idea how rural Ontario might have looked in the early to mid 19th century.The village is a regular destination for field trips by schoolchildren from the Greater Toronto Area.It was opened in 1960 and is operated by the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority. .....
Canada Wonderland
16. Canada Wonderland is a 330 acre (130 ha) theme park located in Vaughan, Ontario, a suburb approximately 40 kilometres (25 mi) north of Toronto.Opened in 1981 by the Taft Broadcasting Company and The Great West Life Assurance Company as the first major theme park in Canada, it remains the country largest.The park was owned by Paramount Parks from 1994 to 2006 when it was known as Paramount Canada Wonderland.Cedar Fair Entertainment Company purchased the park in 2006 dropping Paramount from the title.Canada Wonderland has been the most visited seasonal amusement park in North America for several consecutive years. In 2013, it was the second most visited park in the Cedar Fair chain, behind Knott Berry Farm, with 3.58 million visitors. .....
Princess of Wales Theatre
17. The Princess of Wales Theatre is a 2000 seat theatre located at 300 King Street West in the heart of Toronto Entertainment District in the downtown area.The theatre name has a triple meaning: it recalls the Princess Theatre, Toronto first first class legitimate playhouse, that once stood three blocks to the east it honours Diana, Princess of Wales, with whose consent the theatre was so named and it links the building to its sister theatre, the Royal Alexandra, one block to the east, also named with Royal assent for a former Princess of Wales. .....
Allan Gardens
18. Allan Gardens (founded in 1858) is one of the oldest parks in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.It has a conservatory (greenhouse), a playground and two fenced off leash areas for dogs.It is operated by Toronto Parks who also run Centennial Park Conservatory.It is open every day of the year and is free. .....
Roy Thomson Hall
19. Roy Thomson Hall is a concert hall located at 60 Simcoe Street in Toronto, Ontario.It is the home of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Opened in 1982, its circular architectural design exhibits a sloping and curvilinear glass exterior.It was designed by Canadian architects Arthur Erickson and Mathers and Haldenby.The hall seats 2630 and features a pipe organ built by Canadian organ builders Gabriel Kney of London, Ontario. .....
Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
20. The Sony Centre for the Performing Arts is a major performing arts venue in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.The Sony Centre for the Performing Arts is Canada largest soft seat theatre.The centre opened as the OKeefe Centre on 1 October 1960, and has played host to a variety of international attractions and stars. .....
Spadina House
21. Spadina House, also called Spadina Museum, is a historic manor on Spadina Road in Toronto, Canada that is now a museum operated by the City of Toronto Cultural Services.The museum preserves the house much as it existed and developed historically.The art, decor and architecture of the house used to reflect the contemporary styles of the 1860s through the 1930s, including Victorian, Edwardian, Arts and Crafts, Art Deco, Art Nouveau and Colonial Revival styles. After being closed for a year for restoration work, Spadina Museum re opened in November 2010 in the inter war era style of the 1920s and 1930s.The estate gardens reflect the landscape during the Austin family occupation of the house. .....
Fort York
22. Fort York is a historic site of military fortifications and related buildings on the west side of downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada.The fort was built by the British Army and Canadian militia troops in the late 18th and early 19th centuries, to defend the settlement and the new capital of the Upper Canada region from the threat of a military attack, principally from the newly independent United States.It was designated a National Historic Site of Canada in 1923.The City of Toronto designated the site, along with the nearby Fort York Armoury, as a Heritage Conservation District in 1985. .....
Chinatown
23. Chinatown is an ethnic enclave in Downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada, with a high concentration of ethnic Chinese residents and businesses extending along Dundas Street West and Spadina Avenue west of the centre of the city.A second area known as East Chinatown, extends along both streets from the intersection of Broadview Avenue and Gerrard Street.First developed in the late 19th century, the main Chinatown is now one of the largest Chinatowns in North America and one of several major Chinese Canadian communities in the Greater Toronto Area.There are approximately six Chinatowns in Greater Toronto, including in the municipalities of Markham and Mississauga. .....
Nathan Phillips Square
24. Nathan Phillips Square is an urban plaza in Toronto, Canada.It forms the forecourt to Toronto City Hall, or New City Hall, at the intersection of Queen Street West and Bay Street, and is named for Nathan Phillips, mayor of Toronto from 1955 to 1962.The square was designed by the City Hall architect Viljo Revell and opened in 1965.The square is the site of concerts, art displays, a weekly farmer market, the winter festival of lights, and other public events, including demonstrations.During the winter months, the reflecting pool is converted into a ice rink for ice skating.The square attracts an estimated 1.5 million visitors yearly. .....
Kensington Market
25. Kensington Market is a distinctive multicultural neighbourhood in Downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada.The Market is an older neighbourhood and one of the city most well known.In November 2006, it was designated a National Historic Site of Canada. Robert Fulford wrote in 1999 that Kensington today is as much a legend as a district.The (partly) outdoor market has probably been photographed more often than any other site in Toronto. Its approximate borders are College St.on the north, Spadina Ave.on the east, Dundas St.W.to the south, and Bathurst St.to the west.Most of the neighbourhood eclectic shops, cafes, and other attractions are located along Augusta Ave. .....
Trump International Hotel and Tower
26. The Trump International Hotel and Tower, also known as Trump Tower Chicago and Trump Tower, is a skyscraper condo hotel in downtown Chicago, Illinois.The building, named after billionaire real estate developer Donald Trump, was designed by architect Adrian Smith of Skidmore, Owings and Merrill.Bovis Lend Lease built the 98 story structure, which reached a height of 1,389 feet (423 m) including its spire, its roof topping out at 1,170 feet (360 m).It is adjacent to the main branch of the Chicago River, with a view of the entry to Lake Michigan beyond a series of bridges over the river.The building received publicity when the winner of the first season of The Apprentice reality television show, Bill Rancic, chose to manage the construction of the tower over managing a new Trump National Golf Course and resort in Los Angeles, California. .....
Toronto waterfront
27. The Toronto waterfront is the lakeshore of Lake Ontario in the City of Toronto, Ontario in Canada.It spans 46 kilometres between the mouth of Etobicoke Creek in the west, and the Rouge River in the East.The entire lakeshore has been significantly altered from its natural glaciated state prior to European settlement. .....
Ontario Place
28. Ontario Place is a multiple use site under development in Toronto, Ontario, and owned by the Crown in Right of Ontario, and administered as an agency of the Ontario Ministry of Tourism and Culture.It takes its name from the original Ontario Place, a theme park that operated on the site from 1971 to 2011.Currently the site includes the Molson Canadian Amphitheatre, event facility Atlantis, and a marina.Buildings on the site include pods designed by Eb Zeidler and a geodesic dome, previously an IMAX theatre called Cinesphere. .....
Queens Quay
29. Queens Quay is a prominent street in the Harbourfront neighbourhood of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.The street was originally commercial in nature due to the many working piers along the waterfront parts of it have been extensively rebuilt in since the 1970s with parks, condominiums, retail, and institutional and cultural development. .....
The Beaches
30. The Beaches (also known as The Beach) is a neighbourhood and popular tourist destination located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.It is located on the east side of the Old City of Toronto.The original boundaries of the neighbourhood are from Victoria Park Avenue on the east to Kingston Road on the north, to Coxwell Avenue on the west, south to Lake Ontario.The Beaches is part of the east central district of Toronto. .....
Vaughan Mills
31. Vaughan Mills is a large shopping centre in Canada located at the southeast corner of Highway 400 and Rutherford Road, in Vaughan, Ontario about 32 km north of downtown Toronto.The mall is located adjacent to Canada Wonderland.Vaughan Mills opened on November 4, 2004, and was the first regional enclosed shopping complex in the Greater Toronto Area since the Erin Mills Town Centre opened in 1990.It has almost 1.3 million square feet (110,000 m2) of retail space. .....
Metro Toronto Convention Centre
32. Metro Toronto Convention Centre (originally and still colloquially Metro Convention Centre,and sometimes MTCC), is a convention complex located in downtown Toronto, Ontario along Front Street West in the former Railway Lands.The property is today owned by Oxford Properties.The centre is operated by the Metropolitan Toronto Convention Centre Corporation, an independent agency of the Government of Ontario. .....
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Learn to read the field and know when to move off the ball. As you play in more lacrosse games, its important to watch more experienced team members move without the ball. Even players who dont have the ball play a very important role in a possession. You must know when to cut, and make space for passing, and .....
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Eat Fried Tarantulas in Cambodia. Fried spiders for sale at the market in Skuon, Cambodia. .....
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Amla pickles and chutneys. Amla pickles and chutneys is another wonderful way to include this wonderful fruit in your regular diet. Other popular ways to consume this wonderful fruit is in the form of candies, sweets or murabba. Since these are sweet in taste, many people pref .....
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Happy go healthy. "People who feel happy are gernerally more healthy. So don't wait,start discovering how you feel more happy. Some of the actions could be : Surround yourself with happy people,devote time to family and friends,maintain an optimistic outlook feel a se .....
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Talk budgeting. Budgets arent romantic, but money is important. It can either be a non-issue or the biggest issue. Be sure that you both know how you will handle this topic in your marriage. .....
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Serving Ideas. Add cashews to salads or sprinkle them on top of yogurt, oatmeal or cold cereal for more nutrition in your meals. You can also add cashews to pancake or muffin batter. Use a food processor or rolling pin to grind up cashews and use them as a coating .....
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Pistol Squat. The pistol squat takes a great deal of balance, coordination, flexibility, and strength. Its for that reason that its one of the most impressive bodyweight exercises in existence. To give it a shot excuse the pun, hold one leg out in front of you fro .....
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Balls. Squash balls are unlike any other sports ball. The ball does not bounce until it is warmed up by hitting it hard 50 100 times. After that the ball reaches an equilibrium temperature and is quite bouncy. Unfortunately, you have to continue to hit the .....
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Earaches. Apricot oil is good for earaches, although the exact mechanism is still being studied. Dripping a few drops into the affected ear canal should prove to be a fast remedy. Scientists assume it has something to do with the antioxidant materials that apr .....
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Take a drive or a walk. Get in the car and take a drive just to look at the holiday lights and decorations. Or simple walk around your neighborhood. Carry a mug of hot chocolate and a box of homemade cookies with you and make it an occasion. .....
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Is jalapeno a good cure for stomach problems. Jalapeno may not necessarily be a cure for acidity, but it does not aggravate the condition further either. Eating spicy food has been known to aggravate acidity but that applies for spice in the powder form. Fresh chilies and peppers are good to eat .....
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Lemon Pepper. One of my favorite seasonings, and easy to make. Check out Lemon Pepper Seasoning by Simply Scratch. .....
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Venice
Lido di Venezia. The Lido or Venice Lido (Lido di Venezia) is an 11 kilometres (7miles) long sandbar in Venice, northern Italy it is home to about 20,000 residents.The Venice Film Festival takes place at the Lido every September. .....
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What happens when we breathe. When we take in air, our diaphragm expands which increases the space for our chest cavity so our lungs can take in maximum amount of air. This air reaches directly to our lungs. Our lungs contain air sacks called as alveoli which then diffuse oxygen .....
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Be the role model your children deserve. Kids learn by watching their parents. Modeling appropriate, respectful, good behavior works much better than telling them what to do. .....
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Suzuki GSX 1300R. No one is probably as obsessed with two wheelers in Bollywood, as much as John Abraham. His bike collection is larger than most. Recently he got a custom bike from Rajputanas Limelight, called as the Light foot. This has been designed exactly as per .....
Benefits of Pomegranates
Vitamin E. Pomegranate juice benefits your skin because of its vitamin E content. Vitamin E provides natural sun protection it neutralizes harmful free radicals generated as a result of sun exposure, so that they cannot damage your skin. It also promotes healt .....
Benefits of Mint Leaf
Mythology. Mint is even a part of Greek mythology. According to the legend, Minthe originally was a nymph, and Pluto's lover. When his wife Persephone found out, in a fit of rage she turned Minthe into a lowly plant, to be trod upon. Pluto could not undo the s .....
Tips for Perfect Reception Party
Show Appreciation. Make sure youve designated someone, such as the best man, to distribute gratuity envelopes youve prepared at party end. you will need to tip all service providers, including the catering and reception staff (unless gratuity is added to the total bill .....
Benefits of Mint Leaf
Mental Fatigue. Mint is a stimulant similar to caffeine, but wont cause jitters. Try a drop at the back of the tongue. Too much at once can be overwhelming; try a SMALL drop first. Mint is also known for lifting the mood, bringing cheer. Also throughout history has .....
Benefits of Potatoes
Good source of magnesium. Potatoes are a good source of mag?nesium, which isthe relaxation and antistress mineral. Magnesium is necessary for healthy artery, blood, bone, heart, muscle, and nerve function, yet experts estimate that approximately 80 percent of the popula?tion .....
New Years Food Ideas
Nini bellini. Jamie Oliver loves classic Venetian bellinis, even when fresh peaches are out of season: You can also get nice results using tinned (canned) peaches if you cant find beautifully ripe flat peaches, he says. .....
Makeover Tips For Eyes
Purple ize Your Eyes. Pretty in pink Try posh in purple. The stars are lighting up the red carpet with eyes awash in shades of lilac, amethyst and indigo. Purple is a great shade for spring because its totally feminine and romantic, says celebrity makeup artist and LORAC .....
Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Personal life. Dhoni married Sakshi Singh Rawat, a native of Dehradun, Uttarakhand, on 4 July 2010. At the time of their marriage, she was studying Hotel Management and was working as a trainee at the Taj Bengal, Kolkata. After the retirement of Sakshis father from .....
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