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Delicious Grapes…Even Better Wine

Delicious Grapes…Even Better Wine August 9, 2011 | Events, Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
When you think of the Niagara Region there are most likely two different aspects that pop up in your head. The first, probably the Niagara Falls as it is one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, and the second, well let’s hope it has to do with the plethora of exquisite wineries within the Niagara...

You won’t break the bank in Niagara

You won’t break the bank in Niagara August 9, 2011 | Food, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
If you were given the chance to travel around the world and only spend $50 a day, do you think you could pull it off? You may be defeated in various destinations, but in others it is truly possible to only spend $50 a day and have the vacation of your life. In Niagara Falls this may seem like a far stretch...

A Perfect Bistro

A Perfect Bistro August 9, 2011 | Food, What's New | Read More
Think about this for a second; a view of a pristine vineyard, tranquility, organic and locally produced dishes and wood oven mouth-watering bread. If all of these ideals appeal to you as you are in the Niagara Region then a short twenty-minute drive up the road to experience a little tranquility and...

An Unconventional Bakery

An Unconventional Bakery August 9, 2011 | Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Photo Courtesy of flickr.com/neilharvey The word vegan is hard for some to grasp. Many think it is all about eating bland, uninteresting food that will never gauge any of your taste buds and will never make it in the world of today. Think again as the vegan, organically created food masterpieces have...

Best BBQ

Best BBQ June 23, 2011 | Events, Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Photo Courtesy of http://www.niagarafallsribfest.com/ Smile from ear to ear with rib sauce cascading the likes of that perfect smile when you venture out to Optimist Park in Niagara Falls for RibFest. Over the past seven years RibFest in Niagara Falls showcases some of the best BBQ joints around. During...

A Margarita by The Falls. Why Not!

A Margarita by The Falls.  Why Not! November 8, 2010 | Food, What's New | Read More
Photo courtesy of Margaritaville Niagara Seems so out of season, but sometimes doing the opposite of what is expected has a frisson all of its own. One of the newest additions to the dining/nightlife scene in Niagara Falls is Margaritaville, one of a chain of Jimmy Buffet’s establishments that...

The Festival of Lights is Live in Niagara Falls.

The Festival of Lights is Live in Niagara Falls. November 7, 2010 | Events, Food, Nightlife, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Photo courtesy of Kenzie The Niagara Falls annual Festival of Lights had its big opening on Nov. 6th, with a Disney fest to kick off the season.  And what a season it will be.  In addition to the traditional illuminations along the Parkway, the lighting of the Falls, and the fireworks and concerts,...

It’s All For The Birds At Ruthven Park.

It’s All For The Birds At Ruthven Park. September 17, 2010 | Events, Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
(Photo courtesy of Ruthven Park) Ruthven Park is a beautifully preserved Greek Revival mansion on the banks of the Grand River.  It stands above the river, elegant, dignified and evocative of times past. It is a fascinating house to visit, and the grounds offer walking trails through field and forest, ...

Eat Like a Local in Niagara Falls

Eat Like a Local in Niagara Falls August 23, 2010 | Food | Read More
The locals know where to eat for good reliable food at good prices.  That’s why, whenever I travel, I try to hang out with some of the neighbourhood characters who will share the secrets of their town with me. In Niagara Falls, there are a huge number of places to dine, many of them on the touristy...