Post Tagged with: "Niagara"

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 21, 2017 at 1:33 pm / in CONFERENCE

Cool Ways to Kick Up Your Conference

At White Oaks, conferences don’t have to be boring. Bringing your company to a conference is definitely  an important way to get your team together to share successes, learn new skills, and, in some cases, build a better, tighter team or network.  But, bored delegates are unproductive, uncommunicative and unengaged, and ultimately, you are less likely to meet the goals [...]

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by / on May 29, 2017 at 1:05 pm / in SPA

First-Time Facial

If you’ve never been into a spa for a facial a) it can be intimidating, but b) I would 100% recommend it. Spas offer a number of different kinds of facials for all different skin concerns, and there is always going to be something that is perfect for you. I went to the Spa at White Oaks for my first [...]

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by / on May 25, 2017 at 10:46 am / in DINING, HOTEL, SPA

Summer in Niagara

The Niagara region is the  perfect place for summer activities. There are hundreds of fun things to do, but we’ve narrowed it down to our top 10 favourites. So go on, get out there!   1. Biking Wine Tours Try and name three things better than a glass of wine at the end of a leisurely bike ride past the [...]

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by / on May 10, 2017 at 2:59 pm / in CONFERENCE

There’s No ‘I’ in Team

How much do your employees trust each other?  How well acquainted are they? Maybe they only communicate at work. Maybe they go for a bite to eat and drinks in the evening. Maybe they are all super best friends, and they hang out all the time. Whatever relationship your co-workers have with each other, there’s hardly a better way to [...]

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by / on June 26, 2013 at 5:01 pm / in DINING

Summer Wine

It’s summer time and the drinking is easy (and responsible … of course). Wine cocktails are a light and refreshing alternative to their liquor based cousins, and can often be whipped up in batches, for maximum chilling, chatting and enjoying. Here are some clever twists on three tried and true classics, starring Niagara wines (Naturally!) for you to test-drive this [...]

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by / on April 23, 2013 at 3:22 pm / in FITNESS CLUB

Mind-Full-Ness

The other day, I did a yoga class with a new instructor who was very keen on mindfulness. Very, very keen. So keen, in fact, that he had us spend what felt like an hour standing and thinking about how our toes felt pressing into our mats, how our fingertips felt brushing against our yoga pants, how our hair felt [...]

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by / on February 8, 2012 at 4:05 pm / in HOTEL

The Party’s Never Over in Niagara

You know what’s great about living in Niagara? Everything! We can enjoy all the fun of one of the world’s most famous attractions and barely have to spend a dollar on gas to get there. The whole sideshow is right in our own backyard. Where else in the world can you strap on a pair of rental skates and swoop [...]

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