Post Tagged with: "Niagara attractions"

by / on July 31, 2017 at 3:30 pm / in DINING, HOTEL, INSPIRE, SPA

Couples Getaway

Remember choose-your-own-adventure books? Well, since all couples are different, and a trip to Niagara is not a one-size-fits-all vacation, here’s a choose-your-own-adventure weekend! Check In Everyone needs to check in, so head to your hotel, check in, and give yourself a few minutes to relax and breathe. Adventure Time There’s no slowing down in your future! You head out for [...]

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by / on July 11, 2017 at 11:26 am / in HOTEL

Guys Getaway

Bring the boys to Niagara-on-the-Lake and check out everything the town has to offer! We asked some local guys how they would spend a weekend here; check out what they recommend!   DAY ONE   Check In Welcome to Niagara-on-the-Lake! Check in, drop your bags, and take a load off before your weekend begins.   Niagara Dinner Head to downtown [...]

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by / on July 10, 2017 at 10:02 am / in HOTEL

Girl’s Getaway

Niagara on the Lake is the perfect place to plan a girl’s getaway! Full of fabulous food, amazing wine, and incredible shopping, check out how we would spend a weekend in Niagara-on-the-Lake (you know, if we didn’t already live here). DAY ONE   Arrival Welcome to Niagara-on-the-Lake! Check in, freshen up, treat yourself to a glass of bubbly on the [...]

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by / on June 27, 2017 at 3:33 pm / in HOTEL, INSPIRE

Celebrate Canada 150

Oh, Canada. You don’t look at a day over 100! As July 1st quickly approaches, we prepare to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday. This year, cities all over the Niagara Region have stepped up their game to give Canada a 150 to remember. If you’re in the Niagara Region for Canada’s big day, here are some of the events you should [...]

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by / on June 9, 2017 at 1:35 pm / in Uncategorized

Gretzky Estates Winery & Distillery

Last week, the White Oaks team went on a field trip to the new Wayne Gretzky Estates Winery & Distillery, and in honour of their official grand opening this weekend, we wanted to share our incredible experience with you! The property features two separate buildings, dedicated to whiskey and wine, respectively. We walked into the Distillery, which featured a retail [...]

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by / on August 12, 2013 at 10:36 am / in HOTEL

Luck be a Lady Tonight

I recently spent the afternoon at the Shaw Festival Theatre enjoying their musical production of Guys and Dolls.  The program describes the story as follows: “In New York City, you’ll meet wise guys and chorus gals, gamblers and actresses, cops and bobby-soxers.  Pious Sarah Brown, a sergeant at the Save-A-Soul mission, wants to save their souls while Nathan Detroit needs [...]

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by / on October 28, 2012 at 8:00 pm / in INSPIRE

Accidental Vacation

I caught a bridge the other day. You have to live in Niagara to know what that means. I’d been hurrying to a meeting in Niagara-on-the-Lake, rushing too quickly to notice the world around me. The gambler in me made choose to take Queenston Street instead of the highway and that was my undoing. A raised bridge put an end [...]

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by / on April 25, 2012 at 10:29 am / in HOTEL

Try Mindful Walking

“Look at that blue jay!” my father would say, slowing the family the car to a near standstill on the 401. “That’s the male. They’re the most beautiful, you know.” While he may not have won any awards for great driving habits and was probably the cause for my mother’s high blood pressure, my father never missed anything interesting the [...]

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