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Waterfalls Waterfalls Waterfalls
After picking you up at your downtown core Toronto Airbnb, or other convenient location, we will start your adventure to Niagara Falls. Along the way we will stop at several picturesque waterfalls, a family owned bakery* and an award winning winery. During short walks along tee lined paths at these smaller falls, you’ll learn about the geology of the area followed by delectable treats from a local bakery (extra cost, hours vary). Then, we’ll hop in the car and continue to Niagara's wine region, where we will stop for a tasting (including ICE wine) at one of Niagara Regions most award winning wineries. After a delicious sit down lunch, we’ll go to the world-famous Niagara Falls where you will bathe in the mist from the Falls as we walk along the rim of the Niagara Gorge. We will have more than enough time for guests to take the optional, self led, Niagara Boat Cruise (last date available for 2022 is Nov 27. Will re-open early May 2023, extra cost). Following our visit to the upper edge of the mighty Horseshoe Falls we will return direct to Toronto. *The bakery is closed on Mon. & Tue and between Christmas and Easter. We stop at a local coffee shop instead. Regardless we will have a blast. If you do not see a preferred date on the calendar please request a date that is suitable. We follow all provincial and municipal Covid safety protocols
Fun Camp Animal Therapy!
Lucy's Farm Zoo - Fun Day Camp Give Yourself a Techy Holiday away from the craziness of the city and work! Meet our Horses, Miniature horses, Goats, Chickens, Bunnies, Ducks, Quails, Alpaca, Pot Belly Pig, Cats, Dogs, and Baby Animals! Discover Petting and feeding up close experience with our special friendly farm animals. Meet the lady hens and collect farm fresh eggs. Play with the baby animals. Watch baby goats climb and play or have a snuggle or feed them. Animals can make you forget all about your problems and make you laugh. Our babies are naturally very cute, friendly, social, and curious. Walk and play with our animals. Bring food if you wish and lets create a Family Picnic! (regulations no serving food) Many people are disconnected with nature and animals, spending most of their day on their phones and technology. This is your chance to form a meaningful connection with life in the country and get to discover a relationship with nature and these wonderful animals. Your special time to recharge, relax and revitalize your Body, Mind and Spirit. Meet New Friends, Feeding, Education, Excitement & Fun for Everyone! Other things to note Ask about getting close animals to gently introduce yourself. You may get a little dirty. Safety first - open palm feeding. SUPERVISION for safety always, No wondering on own. Please ask if you can come outside hours. No smoking or pets please.
Create your own custom silver ring
Using real sterling silver, tiny saws, hammers, and fire, you'll create your very own ring. I'll teach you how to measure, cut, solder, bend, file, and polish your custom creation. You can also texturize or letter stamp it to make it truly one of a kind. You'll leave wearing your new ring with a sense of great accomplishment and the perfect souvenir. Other things to note: This experience runs between 3-4 hours long depending on your design choices and work ethic. Safety is important in the studio! Please wear closed-toed shoes and avoid wearing long or flowing clothing. Bring eyeglasses if you need them.
Show Me The City- Toronto Walking Tour
About the tour: On our small group walking tour of Toronto you will see and learn about city's diversity, history and future. You will also see landmarks such as Harbourfront, Brookfield Place & The Entertainment District. The walk ends at the St. Lawrence Market, considered one the world's great food markets, so bring an appetite. The tour does go into Toronto's PATH an above and below ground labyrinth used by thousands of people daily. Bring your camera, your walking shoes and your questions! Private Tours: Please contact me directly via Airbnb chat if you are interested in a private tour. The current price for a private tour is $229CAD for a group of up to 8 guests. Access & Availability: On this tour, we will enter privately held buildings. For security reasons suitcases/luggage are not permitted in these buildings. Weather Cancellations Occur when: - the temperature is forecast to be below 0F or -18C - if severe weather/heavy rain is forecast during the tour If the tour is cancelled a message will be sent to you 2 hours prior to the star A refund request will be sent by me to Airbnb. The Weather Network App is used to monitor weather conditions Things to know: -Some locations we visit on this tour, may not be open on certain weekends and holidays. -This tour does not end where it begins.
Toronto Islands Evening Bike Tour
Escape to another world! Just minutes from the busy, bustling downtown core of the city you’ll find the Toronto Islands–a five-kilometre oasis of interconnected islands that locals have been escaping to for fun, relaxation and tranquility for over 200 years. You'll explore the beauty of the islands, the history and attractions, a quaint cottage enclave which is the largest car-free community in North America. As evening falls, the daytime crowds and tourists retreat back across the water to the City. You will get to experience the islands after dusk, including a beautiful sunset and magical views of the twinkling Toronto skyline as it lights up in the evening. This tour was named to the Ontario Signature experiences collection - recognized as one of the best tourism experiences in Ontario. Bicycle, Helmet, Water, Ferry Ticket, Bike Lights and snack are provided. We also offer an early morning version of this tour (also available on Airbnb). Other things to note This is a leisurely ride to explore the Islands. It is -not- a fast ride or a long distance ride. Please contact me if you are looking for something faster or longer and I will make recommendations. We provide a granola bar snack, but we will not be stopping for a full meal. We advise eating dinner before or after the tour. Late participants may not be admitted, and will not receive a refund.

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Intro to Pottery wheel
With guided, professional instruction, you'll have a fun and creative time making an item out of clay on a pottery wheel. I will show you how to work with the clay, get it ready for the wheel, center it, and eventually start shaping. Usually students can make either a small bowl, plate, mug or vase on their first try. You will get up to 30 minutes of time on the wheel which is plenty to create one item, and then you can add accents to your piece i.e. handle and you'll get to handbuild for the remainder of the time (add accents to your piece). You can take the pottery home with you the same day you make them, or—if you'd like—I can fire your work, glaze it, and ship it to you for a small fee. I also offer other experiences: canvas painting, glass fusing, hand building with clay, mosaics, glow in the dark painting, pottery painting, silkscreening. ***Drop me a note if you'd like alternate time for your appointment.****
Tasting menu in a small speakeasy apartment
A small apartment in the heart of leslieville, one is welcome to come by with their dining partner/ partners (max 6 people) and as I walk you down a gastronomic tour of my culinary experieces from learning how to make a simple bisque from my father in a miniscule kitchen in Calcutta, therein working at michelin starred kitchen, Le Gavroche, London at a tender age etc. The evening dishes are mostly driven through the dogma of being aware of seasonality and produce and above all technical skills. Every menu is created the morning of the dining experience. Moreover for the curious of hearts, I would be cooking and baking dishes such as Beef wellington and dover sole bonne femme six feet away from your seats, giving you a true peek into the world of fine dining in top kitchens. All this is in an evening's worth of time spent leisurely drinking and eating delcious meal in great company and hopefully the best story to tell in the forseeable future.
Gelato Tasting & Gelato Production Tour
Death in Venice Gelato is Toronto’s award winning best gelateria. I am the owner and the gelato maker of this unique gelato shop. The experience is a 16 course gelato tasting with a visit to the gelato lab where all the creative flavours are tested & produced. During the tour I will explain the differences between Icecream & gelato , the science behind gelato, production of gelato and the history behind the company. My unique back ground of being a chemical engineer and a chef will give you a unique perspective of the art of gelato. We have flavours that are seasonal and creative. Flavours such as smoked chocolate and bourbon, cheeseboard, Thai ice tea, pistachio baklava, coconut lemon cream Pai, peanut butter and croissants etc… are among many you may taste.. we are happy to accommodate any dietary restrictions. This fun experience can be enjoyed at any age. We are located at 1418 Dundas Street West.
Photoshoot Tour in Downtown Toronto
This is a photo tour adapted for everyone! solo travelers, Couples, Friends, Models, Influencers, or people just tired of selfies! You will have the chance to see iconic places such as Union Station, CN Tower, Riverdale park, distillery district, and Toronto city hall while I'm taking beautiful pictures of you! This experience is perfect for couples and single travelers. Turn back home with the best holiday pictures. We'll be shooting in Downtown Toronto using Union Station, CN Tower, Financial District, Riverdale park, and etc.
Downtown Toronto Photoshoot Experience
We will meet in front of a cafe in Downtown Toronto and after greeting and sharing some posing tips, I will take you to the best spots for photography in the area and start shooting. The whole experience is fun and relaxed. You don’t need to be a model to take stunning photos. I’ll tell you how to pose like a model and make sure you will have your best photos ever as a souvenir from our city. Other things to note I will give you some recommendations about the best places you can visit in Toronto after the photo shoot. Within 2 weeks, You will receive 5 digital high quality high resolution pictures. (You choose the best pictures yourself). Also extra pictures will be available to purchase.

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Dogsledding Near Algonquin Park Ontario
Get ready for some winter fun with your own team of sleddogs! You will learn to harness up the dogs go over the equipment and safety features before heading out onto this fabulous private network of winter wilderness trails. We will travel along the Amable du Fond River to a remote frozen beaver pond and heron rookery. We will also take in a scenic forest snow shoe through pine forests to the frozen Eau Claire waterfalls. Warm lunch and drinks included!
Lit in the Six Party Experience
Toronto's Official VIP tour experience is finally back! This experience includes a dedicated party tour guide for the night, who takes you to the heart of Toronto's downtown nightlife district. You then visit three of the city's hottest party venues. 1. Pregame drinks at a local bar 2. Nightclub/ patio bar 3. Final Nightclub At the final location, you can make it a VIP EXPERIENCE: Bottle service is highly recommended for the best experience as you save $ together and avoid long lines at the bar. Imagine your own booth with sparklers, bottle service girls and a huge sign giving a personal shout-out for your birthday or special occasion. Booths include stand-up and sit-down tables (depending on your choice). Guests getting VIP bottle service also receive a complimentary vehicle pickup from your Airbnb (vehicle holds six passengers max. Airbnb must be within the downtown area) If interested, please let me know so I may inquire about pricing on your behalf. Guests (especially singles), PLEASE MESSAGE BEFORE BOOKING TO CONFIRM AVAILABILITY! This is a group experience. I will do my best to pair you in a group if we have an experience running on your chosen night. Check out our IG @linkzup for past events.
Waterfalls Waterfalls Waterfalls
After picking you up at your downtown core Toronto Airbnb, or other convenient location, we will start your adventure to Niagara Falls. Along the way we will stop at several picturesque waterfalls, a family owned bakery* and an award winning winery. During short walks along tee lined paths at these smaller falls, you’ll learn about the geology of the area followed by delectable treats from a local bakery (extra cost, hours vary). Then, we’ll hop in the car and continue to Niagara's wine region, where we will stop for a tasting (including ICE wine) at one of Niagara Regions most award winning wineries. After a delicious sit down lunch, we’ll go to the world-famous Niagara Falls where you will bathe in the mist from the Falls as we walk along the rim of the Niagara Gorge. We will have more than enough time for guests to take the optional, self led, Niagara Boat Cruise (last date available for 2022 is Nov 27. Will re-open early May 2023, extra cost). Following our visit to the upper edge of the mighty Horseshoe Falls we will return direct to Toronto. *The bakery is closed on Mon. & Tue and between Christmas and Easter. We stop at a local coffee shop instead. Regardless we will have a blast. If you do not see a preferred date on the calendar please request a date that is suitable. We follow all provincial and municipal Covid safety protocols
Fun Camp Animal Therapy!
Lucy's Farm Zoo - Fun Day Camp Give Yourself a Techy Holiday away from the craziness of the city and work! Meet our Horses, Miniature horses, Goats, Chickens, Bunnies, Ducks, Quails, Alpaca, Pot Belly Pig, Cats, Dogs, and Baby Animals! Discover Petting and feeding up close experience with our special friendly farm animals. Meet the lady hens and collect farm fresh eggs. Play with the baby animals. Watch baby goats climb and play or have a snuggle or feed them. Animals can make you forget all about your problems and make you laugh. Our babies are naturally very cute, friendly, social, and curious. Walk and play with our animals. Bring food if you wish and lets create a Family Picnic! (regulations no serving food) Many people are disconnected with nature and animals, spending most of their day on their phones and technology. This is your chance to form a meaningful connection with life in the country and get to discover a relationship with nature and these wonderful animals. Your special time to recharge, relax and revitalize your Body, Mind and Spirit. Meet New Friends, Feeding, Education, Excitement & Fun for Everyone! Other things to note Ask about getting close animals to gently introduce yourself. You may get a little dirty. Safety first - open palm feeding. SUPERVISION for safety always, No wondering on own. Please ask if you can come outside hours. No smoking or pets please.
Intro to Pottery wheel
With guided, professional instruction, you'll have a fun and creative time making an item out of clay on a pottery wheel. I will show you how to work with the clay, get it ready for the wheel, center it, and eventually start shaping. Usually students can make either a small bowl, plate, mug or vase on their first try. You will get up to 30 minutes of time on the wheel which is plenty to create one item, and then you can add accents to your piece i.e. handle and you'll get to handbuild for the remainder of the time (add accents to your piece). You can take the pottery home with you the same day you make them, or—if you'd like—I can fire your work, glaze it, and ship it to you for a small fee. I also offer other experiences: canvas painting, glass fusing, hand building with clay, mosaics, glow in the dark painting, pottery painting, silkscreening. ***Drop me a note if you'd like alternate time for your appointment.****
Create your own custom silver ring
Using real sterling silver, tiny saws, hammers, and fire, you'll create your very own ring. I'll teach you how to measure, cut, solder, bend, file, and polish your custom creation. You can also texturize or letter stamp it to make it truly one of a kind. You'll leave wearing your new ring with a sense of great accomplishment and the perfect souvenir. Other things to note: This experience runs between 3-4 hours long depending on your design choices and work ethic. Safety is important in the studio! Please wear closed-toed shoes and avoid wearing long or flowing clothing. Bring eyeglasses if you need them.
Show Me The City- Toronto Walking Tour
About the tour: On our small group walking tour of Toronto you will see and learn about city's diversity, history and future. You will also see landmarks such as Harbourfront, Brookfield Place & The Entertainment District. The walk ends at the St. Lawrence Market, considered one the world's great food markets, so bring an appetite. The tour does go into Toronto's PATH an above and below ground labyrinth used by thousands of people daily. Bring your camera, your walking shoes and your questions! Private Tours: Please contact me directly via Airbnb chat if you are interested in a private tour. The current price for a private tour is $229CAD for a group of up to 8 guests. Access & Availability: On this tour, we will enter privately held buildings. For security reasons suitcases/luggage are not permitted in these buildings. Weather Cancellations Occur when: - the temperature is forecast to be below 0F or -18C - if severe weather/heavy rain is forecast during the tour If the tour is cancelled a message will be sent to you 2 hours prior to the star A refund request will be sent by me to Airbnb. The Weather Network App is used to monitor weather conditions Things to know: -Some locations we visit on this tour, may not be open on certain weekends and holidays. -This tour does not end where it begins.
Toronto Islands Evening Bike Tour
Escape to another world! Just minutes from the busy, bustling downtown core of the city you’ll find the Toronto Islands–a five-kilometre oasis of interconnected islands that locals have been escaping to for fun, relaxation and tranquility for over 200 years. You'll explore the beauty of the islands, the history and attractions, a quaint cottage enclave which is the largest car-free community in North America. As evening falls, the daytime crowds and tourists retreat back across the water to the City. You will get to experience the islands after dusk, including a beautiful sunset and magical views of the twinkling Toronto skyline as it lights up in the evening. This tour was named to the Ontario Signature experiences collection - recognized as one of the best tourism experiences in Ontario. Bicycle, Helmet, Water, Ferry Ticket, Bike Lights and snack are provided. We also offer an early morning version of this tour (also available on Airbnb). Other things to note This is a leisurely ride to explore the Islands. It is -not- a fast ride or a long distance ride. Please contact me if you are looking for something faster or longer and I will make recommendations. We provide a granola bar snack, but we will not be stopping for a full meal. We advise eating dinner before or after the tour. Late participants may not be admitted, and will not receive a refund.
Experience Toronto Breathtaking Infinity Pool & Restaurant
Experience Toronto's best views from the rooftop. Head to the 44th floor and enjoy our infinity pool, exclusively accessible for our guests from 7 am - 5 pm, weather permitting. Enjoy Kost restaurant Inspired by the Baja Peninsula. Picture yourself relaxing by the pool, that only the exclusive guests and residence can enjoy. With my VIP treatment and connections I can host 2-6 people for 2 hour time periods. If you need someone to enjoy this experience with I’m more then willing to join you in this Toronto oasis. We can also arrange a more intimate visit if you would like to enjoy the company of your selves. I can also help you remember this amazing experience with some photography. You will have access to some of the most fine dining experience the city has to offer pool side. Come be apart of the must be scene location. Looking forward to hosting one of Toronto’s best kept secrets. Please contact me for more details.
Toronto Islands Morning Bike Tour
This is the morning version of our award winning Island Evening tour (also available on Airbnb). Escape to another world! Just minutes from the busy, bustling downtown core of the city you’ll find the Toronto Islands–a five-kilometre oasis of interconnected islands that locals have been escaping to for fun, relaxation and tranquility for over 200 years. You'll explore the beauty of the islands, the history and attractions, a quaint cottage enclave which is the largest car-free community in North America and stunning views of the City skyline. Bicycle, Helmet, Water, Ferry Ticket, and Snack are provided. Other things to note: This is a leisurely ride to explore the Islands. It is -not- a fast ride or a long distance ride. Please contact me if you are looking for something faster or longer and I will make recommendations. Late participants may not be admitted, and will not receive a refund.
Tasting menu in a small speakeasy apartment
A small apartment in the heart of leslieville, one is welcome to come by with their dining partner/ partners (max 6 people) and as I walk you down a gastronomic tour of my culinary experieces from learning how to make a simple bisque from my father in a miniscule kitchen in Calcutta, therein working at michelin starred kitchen, Le Gavroche, London at a tender age etc. The evening dishes are mostly driven through the dogma of being aware of seasonality and produce and above all technical skills. Every menu is created the morning of the dining experience. Moreover for the curious of hearts, I would be cooking and baking dishes such as Beef wellington and dover sole bonne femme six feet away from your seats, giving you a true peek into the world of fine dining in top kitchens. All this is in an evening's worth of time spent leisurely drinking and eating delcious meal in great company and hopefully the best story to tell in the forseeable future.
Mushroom & Wild Edibles Hike
Our Mushroom Workshop takes place during a rejuvenating 4 hour nature hike on the trails of a 400 acre conservatory gem with flora ranging from old-growth forest to seasonal food plants. We will uncover new worlds of uncultivable, wild edible plants in their natural forest state. We seek a multitude of delicious edibles (when in season) such as Yellow Chanterelles, Black Trumpet and Cinnabar Chanterelles, Hedgehogs, Boletes, Oysters and my personal favorite - Lobster Mushrooms. Growth is weather and seasonal dependent. You will learn to identify these and other seasonal edibles such as specific growth edible mushrooms, and will be introduced to spore printing. In the spirit of respect for the bio-system we will explore, you will be introduced to ethical harvesting, long term sustainability and propagation for future generations.
A Walking Tour of Toronto's Underground City
Winters in Canada can be very cold. Participating in an outdoor activity can be uncomfortable, especially if you are not used to the cold weather. This tour makes a winter walk much more pleasant by using Toronto's PATH network to move from one downtown sight to another. Only on 3 occasions will we step outside for a few minutes to have a look around at what lies above. The city's PATH network is over 30 km (20 miles) in length, and connects 70+ buildings in the downtown core. The PATH has 8 hotels, 5 subway stations, an arena, a shopping mall and City Hall attached to it. On each work day, an average of 300,000 people use PATH to move from office tower to office tower. Private Tours If you are interested in a Private Tour please contact me directly on Airbnb Chat. The price for a Private Tour is $229 CAD for up to 8 guests. About the tour: The length is 4km / 2.5 miles The tour starting and ending point are NOT the same. This tour is not suitable for strollers. If certain escalators are not operational, we will be using stairs Notes: Some locations we visit on this tour, may not be open on certain weekends and holidays The tour does not end where it begins.
Roasting Experience at 14th Coffee Co
Greeted at the coffee house by our barista host, you’ll be offered a coffee drink of your choice; lattes, cappuccino, pour overs, americanos, cold brew and more. While enjoying your coffee; our Coffee Roaster will be in action, you’ll witness how we start from a green coffee bean, dropped into the roaster, and then spilled out hot.. our roasted bean cooling off in the agigtator; while emersed in the scent of freshly roasted coffee; you’ll learn the process of creating our different profiles, origins of specialty beans used, the different kinds of roasts and blends and how they come about. We will then tour the property, experiencing the smell the coffee roaster puts into the air; you’ll see a vintage 1950s truck, Airstream, refurbished old barn, farmhouse and walk through the gardens, greenhouse and take in the serenity of nature; you will be welcomed to another coffee drink (we recommend a cold brew on those sunny days!) A charcuterie board to enjoy during roast as well as cafe treats paired with each different blend of coffee we sample. We’ll finish off in coffee house where today’s roast can be sampled, & there will be a gift basket with our blends and more for you take home! Other things to note Visitors of 14th Coffee Co often take pictures - so bringing a camera.. or your phone camera!
Amazing photo tour with a Toronto professional photographer
* If you want a specific time not shown on my calendar, please dm me and we'll figure it out :) * WHAT I WILL DO: - I know the best spots for taking photos. Everyone goes downtown, but I will provide you with a tour that you cannot explore with a local - I will provide you with two different tour options. You can choose one route to go with. If you want to explore more, just dm me and we can discuss the best tour for you. - Both tours are amazing and unique. - VARIETY OF SITES that allows different ideas, visuals, and backgrounds: HIDDEN PLACES, gardens, stunning VIEWPOINTS, typical STREETS, and more. - You can CHANGE CLOTHES for more diversified results - For SOLO travellers, COUPLES, FRIENDS, GROUPS or FAMILIES. TYPE OF SESSIONS - You can book it for a fun PUBLIC session, joining other people, or a PRIVATE SESSION. - Private sessions are more intimate, you can change clothes more times, will get more photos and can personalize your route in Toronto. - DAYTIME or NIGHT PHOTOSHOOTS are available EXTRAS - Special Packages available for SURPRISE WEDDING PROPOSALS (I am a specialist in the subject. Ask me.) - ROMANTIC Package BTW, I love children and am willing to take photos of them. But only children who are older than 12 years old will be allowed for the tour because of safety reasons.
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