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Learning Toronto’s history is better with beer

Learning Toronto’s history is better with beer

I arrive about three and a half minutes late, and it’s not enough that people are irate, but it’s enough that I know to give a yielding nod. We’re standing outside Toronto’s Hockey Hall of Fame and Jordan, our boisterous and charismatic tour guide, begins to paint a picture of...
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The complete guide to: Toronto travel

The complete guide to: Toronto travel

If you’re travelling to Canada’s biggest city and are in need of some help to plan your trip, read on! Our local Toronto and beyond, all led by local experts that will give you a taste for local life: When Pigs Fry This Toronto tour is of porcine proportions. Sample...
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24 hours in: Toronto

24 hours in: Toronto

Ready to tackle Toronto in a short visit? Even though there’s a seemingly endless stream of things to see and do, you can still get a great sense of the city in just 24 hours. From markets and breweries, to parks, essential landmarks, and some of Toronto’s best-loved neighbourhoods, our...
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Things to do in: Toronto

Things to do in: Toronto

Toronto is one of the most multicultural cities in the world — a fact that has helped shape the city into a must-visit destination and a foodie paradise. No matter what type of trip you’re looking for — be it shopping, culture, great food or natural attractions — Toronto has...
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Simply the best: 5 great craft beer bars in Toronto

Simply the best: 5 great craft beer bars in Toronto

When it comes to beer in Toronto, let’s just say that locals take their brews seriously. Very seriously. With microbreweries and craft beer bars popping up all over the city, it might take you a few days of imbibing to find the best of the best (not that that’s a...
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Meet: Mike, our local expert in Toronto

Meet: Mike, our local expert in Toronto

Learn more about our guides around the globe — everything from what makes the perfect day in their city, to how they landed in tourism, to why they love working with Urban Adventures. On how he ended up in Toronto… This is my second round in Toronto. I originally moved...
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Juice Money does it again – Toronto Nuit Blanche

Juice Money does it again – Toronto Nuit Blanche

We love when we connect people with local experiences, so we just couldn’t help but share this story. After posting this video from last year’s Toronto Nuit Blanche, a lot of people were on the hunt for this year’s pop-up Juice Money jam. This unofficial open mic has become an...
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How to feel like a local in Toronto

How to feel like a local in Toronto

We caught up with local expert and Toronto Urban Adventures owner, Jason, to find out what it takes to feel like a local in Toronto. In a city as big and diverse as Toronto, there are so many things to do that it can be a bit overwhelming. So instead of...
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How to do Toronto Nuit Blanche right

How to do Toronto Nuit Blanche right

Like many Toronto locals (or Torontonians if you’re feeling fancy), I’d never been to Nuit Blanche. Every year, it comes and goes, and we shudder at the thought of over 1 million people hitting our streets. Navigating Toronto on a regular day can be hard enough without thousands of gawking...
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How to survive Toronto Nuit Blanche

How to survive Toronto Nuit Blanche

For a Fine Arts graduate like myself, Toronto Nuit Blanche approaches with a certain resemblance to the countdown to Christmas. And much like Christmas, it also hinges on a single night that is supposedly magical or, at the very least, transformative. The concept of Nuit Blanche first emerged in 1984, when Jean Blaise...
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