Toronto

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Jun082013

Downtown Toronto North to South part three

Toronto is a city of hospitals, hotels and skyscraper urban renewal in the downtown district north of the harbourfront. Cranes and condominiums fill the skyline. These are simply images I saw in Toronto and not a guide to things a tourist should see. The subway ride  from the Bloor Yorkville luxury hotel area with Four…

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Jun072013

Beer Academy Toronto Memories

Tegestology is a new word I learned during my visit to the Beer Academy Toronto. Turns out I have been a practicing tegestologist for over 30 years with a significant collection documenting my travel history and beer consumption. I can trace many memories significant to my life through beer. Tegestology is the hobby of collecting…

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Jun042013

Centre Island Toronto photo essay

One of Toronto’s main attractions is a Harbour Cruise or ferry ride over to the Toronto Islands. Centre Island is the largest of the islands. Two facts highlighted on three different tours I made while in Toronto is Hanlan Point is where Babe Ruth hit his first professional baseball home run September 5, 1914 and…

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Jun042013

Radisson Admiral Toronto Harbourfront review

Toronto Harbourfront has been a 40-year redevelopment project of Toronto’s downtown port and warehouse district into a cultural, entertainment and residential district. A sign on a pedestrian bridge at WestJet Stage says the Radisson Admiral Hotel opened in 1985. Pedestrian Bridge at Harbourfront Centre, Toronto. Radisson Admiral Hotel is upper right with glass windows. These…

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