The Grand Detour of 2019 | Westcott Vineyards

It was recently National Rosé Day (second Saturday of June), and here I am talking about the place that made me appreciate rosé: Westcott Vineyards. I really liked their pinot noir rosé. It was very light and refreshing. Approximately two hours away from Toronto, Westcott is pretty much an outdoor venue and that it’s awayContinue reading “The Grand Detour of 2019 | Westcott Vineyards”

The Grand Detour of 2019 | Old Montreal + Mount Royal

We went to Montreal over a long weekend. It’s a 1.5 hour flight away from Toronto, and it’s in the part of Canada where everyone speaks French. (They also speak English, so I got by.) We stayed in Old Montreal, so the touristy places (and numerous coffee shops and restaurants) were within walking distance. IContinue reading “The Grand Detour of 2019 | Old Montreal + Mount Royal”

The Grand Detour of 2019 | Casa Loma

It only took four trips to Toronto and numerous occasions of passing by Casa Loma until I finally made it inside. Casa Loma is a castle in midtown Toronto and was previously an affluent family’s residence. There’s a fee to enter the castle (which I feel is worth it considering the upkeep required for theContinue reading “The Grand Detour of 2019 | Casa Loma”