Toronto Skyline and Lake Ontario at the Blue Hour - Canada

Toronto Skyline and Lake Ontario at the Blue Hour - Canada

Thanks to Toronto’s location on Lake Ontario and the high concentration of skyscrapers in its central business district, it is not difficult to find spots with great skyline views. […]

Niagara Falls - The American Falls and a Rainbow as Seen from the Canadian Side

The American Falls and a Rainbow as Seen from the Canadian Side

When late afternoon sunlight reflects off the mist created by the American Falls, visitors standing at the right spot can observe beautiful rainbows. […]

Toronto Skyline and Lake Ontario at Sunset, Canada

Toronto Skyline and Lake Ontario at Sunset, Canada

The Toronto Islands are a chain of small islands on Lake Ontario belonging to the city of Toronto. It takes only a short trip by ferry to get there from downtown Toronto. I really recommend taking that trip if you’re visiting the Canadian metropolis as the view of the city skyline is very rewarding. […]

The Hornblower Approaches the Mist Created by the Canadian Falls

The Hornblower Approaches the Mist Created by the Canadian Falls

There are two operators offering boat cruises in Niagara Gorge. The American boat is named Maid of the Mist and it also the name of the tour. On the Canadian side you can board the Hornblower, and this is the vessel that you see in this photo. […]

Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto, Canada

Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto, Canada

In my previous post from Toronto I showed you the modernist New City Hall, now it’s time to present the other side of Nathan Phillips Square. The old building on the left is Toronto’s Old City Hall. This Neo-Romanesque building was completed in 1899 and it was the largest civic building in North America at that time.