6 Exciting Things to Do When Visiting Niagara’s Famous Clifton Hill

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So you’ve booked your Niagara Falls Hotel and you’re wondering what is there to do in one of the most visited places on the planet. Well, the truth is, there is no shortage of options. In fact it’s almost information overload once you hit Clifton Hill. We decided to put together a few places we […]


Niagara Falls Daredevils Who Risked Their Lives

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The first barrel trip over the Falls The first barrel trip over the Falls was made by Annie Edson Taylor, a school teacher from Bay City Michigan, on October 4, 1901. Annie’s barrel was curiously constructed, tapered almost to a point at the bottom and bound with metal hoops. It was padded with pillows and […]


A History on Canadian Wine Making

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Canadians have been making wine for over two centuries, but Canada’s modern day success in the production of high quality vinifera-based wines goes back only a quarter century. What are the antecedents to Canada’s recent success in producing award-winning wines? The Early Years 1800s European settlers to Canada in the early 1800s tried to cultivate […]


How to Cook a Whole Grilled Whole Chicken

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Grilling a whole chicken creates a juicy and moist flesh with a tasty charred skin that is simply irresistible. In this simple recipe adapted from The Grilling Encyclopedia by A. Cort Sinnes, whole chicken is rubbed with olive oil, garlic, salt and pepper and grilled until cooked through. With a few simple ingredients you can […]