Toronto Airport Area for Couples
Collected by Leo Johnson
The Toronto Airport area is at the crossroads between city and country, lakes and forests, modernity and history. It's the perfect starting point for our journey of discovery and exploration in this diverse, cultural hub on the shores of Lake Ontario.
1557 The Queensway Unit 7, Toronto, ON M8Z 1T8, Canada
Discounted Lindt Swiss chocolates—really, what is not to love about this? You’ll find a wider-than-usual Lindt range here, which means flavors you don’t often see in the shops, from pistachio to sea salt and even Irish cream.
655 Dixon Rd #28, Etobicoke, ON M9W 1J3, Canada
Warm up on a cold day at the Asian-inspired Zen Spa with a long pre-massage session in the steam room and pool. Top travel tip? If you’re feeling exhausted, head for a spa and you’ll feel like new again afterwards. Try the signature massage here,...
64 Ossington Ave, Toronto, ON M6J 2Y7, Canada
I don't know of many places where you can grab a coffee, read a magazine, pull a pint, flip a tractor tire, swing a sledgehammer, and finish off with an organic wheatgrass and kale smoothie, but then I don't know many other places like the...
10365 Islington Ave, Kleinburg, ON L0J 1C0, Canada
Whether it’s actually true or a myth that Canadians love to believe, there is something about the national psyche that insists that we are a function of our environment, a part of nature itself. Nowhere is this more evident than in a Canadian icon...
205 Humber College Blvd, Etobicoke, ON M9W 5L7, Canada
You have to be both a bit of an adventurer and a person with faith to discover the Humber Arboretum in a lush valley a few kilometres north of the airport strip. Humber is a large college campus and the acres of parking lots, towering academic...
21 Nashville Rd, Kleinburg, ON L0J 1C0, Canada
For many area visitors, a trip to Kleinburg is a must-do, an excursion complete with a bit of culture and a stroll down a street that time seems to have forgotten. But there’s a caveat here—visiting Kleinburg without doing a meal at the Doctor’s...
2448 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M6S 1P8, Canada
When I discovered Earth Bloor West, I could not resist. Fresh Greek salad, cool gazpacho, flavorful risotto, and rich desserts made it a meal to remember. I am glad my city is starting to take the impact of local business seriously. Making a move...
1320 Queen St W, Toronto, ON M6K 1L4, Canada
This intimate restaurant has quickly become one of my new favorites. It has all of the marks of an amazing experience: attentive, knowledgeable and friendly staff; simple, yet flavorful dishes; boozy libations and a gorgeous atmosphere (including...
249 Ossington Ave, Toronto, ON M6J 3A1, Canada
The Dakota Tavern is Ossington Avenue's infamous subterranean saloon, an open concept rock bar with glowing skulls mounted on the wall, barn doors leading nowhere, and high-backed whiskey barrel stools surrounding the old oak bar. The Dakota has...
55 Reading Ct, Etobicoke, ON M9W 7K7, Canada
Locals tell me that Moxie’s, an establishment I'd mistakenly pegged as one of those run-of-the-mill in-house hotel lounges, is the ideal place to do champagne or Mojitos with my significant other. I’d envisioned a sort of quiet piano bar with...
405 Roncesvalles Ave, Toronto, ON M6R 2N1, Canada
Roncesvalles is definitely a neighborhood worth visiting, and this gift boutique is a great excuse to do so. It's only been open for a year but has plenty of loyal followers and lots of fun finds ranging from baby gear to napkins with faux wine...
8 Westmore Dr, Etobicoke, ON M9V 3Z7, Canada
Close your eyes. Listen. Imagine. Picture yourself in a souk, a traditional bazaar in downtown Marrakech, with a maze of alleys and a host of vendors. That’s kind of the feeling you get when you venture into Dr. Flea’s Flea Market any weekend of...
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