Toronto is the capital of Ontario and one of Canada’s largest cities. If you are planning a trip to Ontario you would definitely be cheating yourself by avoiding this massive metropolitan area. Toronto is a city that’s always bustling with activity and plenty of fun things to do. Here’s some of the top reasons that you should consider stopping in Toronto.
World-class museums: You can visit world-class museums such as the Royal Ontario Museum, the Art Gallery of Ontario and the Bata shoe museum all in the same city.
Huge festivals: At any time of year somewhere in Toronto there is bound to be some type of world renowned festival going on. Toronto is an extremely multicultural city and it celebrates its diversity with festivals that take place all over the city throughout the year. Top festivals like the Toronto fringe Festival in early July, the international film Festival in Toronto and the Luminato Festival of arts that takes place in June bring out some of the best artists from across the world. During these festivals you could definitely be rubbing shoulders with celebrities from across Canada and even Hollywood elite.
Amazing food: National Geographic named Toronto geotourism hotspot for the sheer selection of food that’s available in the city. Some of the world’s top chefs have restaurants here and you can experience authentic food from around the world just by taking one of the food tours or doing a bit of exploring.
Plenty of sights: Enjoy the famous CN tower, Spend time on Toronto Island or take in Toronto’s Exhibition in late Summer.
Massive dedication to sports: Toronto is the location of the hockey Hall of Fame, It has many major sports teams including an MLB franchise, NHL team, NBA basketball team and MLS soccer team.
Performances that can astound: Toronto is known for its amazing performances including ballet at the four seasons Center for performing arts, ongoing music performances at venues like Massey Hall and the Air Canada center as well as top-quality nightclub experiences and plays. Toronto has featured world renowned place like Les Miserables, the lion King and Phantom of the Opera so there is plenty of nightlife and entertainment.
For these reasons and more you should strongly consider visiting Toronto on any Canada trip.