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Escape Plan: five amazing Ontario getaways

Five off-the-radar summer destinations where you can eat, drink, fish, farm, bike or meditate to your heart’s content

  • Davenport

    NOTL just got better….noticed yesterday a BALZAC’S opening JULY-ISH..on Mary St. across from the Prince of Wales.

  • Max

    Niagara-on-the-Lake is one of my favourite places in the world. I’ve not done to bike tour but I have done the wine and herbs tour put on by a number of wineries every May. What a great town. Great wine, inexpensive B&Bs, good food everywhere and let’s not forget the Shaw festival. A summer weekend doesn’t get much better than this.

  • Dave Dean

    Totally agree.My wife and I have enjoyed NOTL for 36 years.It has beauty,history,culture and more then anything just a great place to get away and relax.

  • Michael Lee

    Just got back from a 1 night stay in NOTL. As well as the wine tours and Shaw, there are several Spa’s that you can take advantage of. We are making a point of going once or twice a year. Makes for a relaxing break fron the hectic pace of life. And at this time of year, it is less crowded.

  • NOTL

    There is a BALZAC’s opening but the address is 223 King Street, Niagara on the Lake, across from the Prince of Wales!

  • Errol

    Thanks so much for informing us about Willo’ Wind! We spent 3 memorable days at the farm and had a great time. Our 2 boys had a blast feeding chickens and milking goats.
    We’ve already spread the word about this lovely place and will definitely visit again.