2013 Toronto – Amsterdam Brewing

Outside the Amsterdam BrewHouse

Our friend Leonidas said we should grab a beer at the Amsterdam BrewHouse and he wasn’t wrong.  Beers, great food, cool merch, and a lakefront view with perfect weather?  This was probably one of the top places we visited and would definitely go back again. Lat = 43.6378975 , Long = -79.3848648 — Show at … Read more 2013 Toronto – Amsterdam Brewing

2013 Toronto – Wandering Part 2

Mural near St. Lawrence Market

Other miscellaneous photos from walking around Toronto.  Construction in the area was very busy and tons of high-rise structures were going up.  Walked by the Toronto Stock Exchange, CN Tower, St. Lawrence Market, and Rogers Center but didn’t go inside.  Walked through and around the Roundhouse Park area.  With the aid of our local buddy … Read more 2013 Toronto – Wandering Part 2

2013 Toronto – Yonge-Dundas Square

Yonge-Dundas Square

Down the street from our condo was Yonge-Dundas Square, a large open area where outdoor events and gatherings are held.  This is at one end of the PATH which is an underground shopping center that is over 30km long and the largest in the world according to the Guiness World Records.  During our time we … Read more 2013 Toronto – Yonge-Dundas Square

2013 Toronto – Wandering Part 1

Graffiti in Toronto near the Chinatown area

Since it has been a few years since I was actually there, I don’t recall the exact order or dates of when we stopped at these places.  So for now, I am just putting everything that occurred at about the same time in this post. From what I recall these are some of the early … Read more 2013 Toronto – Wandering Part 1

2013 Toronto – Hockey Hall of Fame

Stanley Cup at the Hockey Hall of Fame

If you are a hockey fan and are in Toronto, you have to visit the Hockey Hall of Fame.  All of the memorabilia displays and special exhibits are very well done.  Go early so you have time to see everything – we only spent 4 hours (I think, not sure) and it wasn’t enough.  There … Read more 2013 Toronto – Hockey Hall of Fame

2013 Toronto – Condo Photos

Panoramic view from the roof of our condo

Thanks to Dan’s research, we were able to rent an entire condo from the site VRBO.com right in the heart of downtown (Yonge & Elizabeth streets).  We had a semi-private balcony off the living area and access to a rooftop patio area with amazing views.  Across the street on Elizabeth was a place called the … Read more 2013 Toronto – Condo Photos