Toronto Bookstore Celebrates the Joy of Randomness

Book from the BIBLIO-MAT © Steph Spencer Serendipity is a wonderful thing, and it is often the unexpected that gives us the most pleasure. The Monkey's Paw antiquarian bookstore in Toronto has an...

Glass Falls Off Shangri-La Hotel Once Again

Shangri-La Toronto © Wylie Poon When I return to Toronto I'll be keeping a safe distance from the sidewalks below the Shangri-La Hotel. I'm already known to be a magnet for catastrophe -- it wouldn't...

Zombies Feud in the Great White North

Toronto zombies © Andrew Rivett Canadians are known for being so polite, it's difficult to imagine them starting a zombie war. Nevertheless a clash between rival zombie camps has broken out in...

Colossal Claw Game Debuts at Art Festival

The Claw © LeMast One of the most tantalizing arcade games has been scaled up to gigantic proportions. It always looks so easy. Just position the claw and reap one of those alluring prizes that seem...

Man Caught at Airport with Legs Wrapped in Cocaine

Dog searching for illegal substances © rk photography A man was arrested at Toronto's Pearson International Airport when he was discovered to have 2kg of cocaine taped to his legs. The would-be...

Ukulele Gangsters Mob Toronto Subway

© iamtdj Self-proclaimed ukulele gangsters descended upon Toronto's transit system en masse on April 17th. Theese minstrels performed an original song to cheer morning commuters. Project Ukulele...

Air Force Asked to Help Move Elephants

© Terry Dunn The Toronto Zoo has requested the aid of the Royal Canadian Air Force to transfer its three elephants to a sanctuary in California. The zoo needs to come up with a plan for a...

What If the United Nations Were Run By Dachshunds?

© katchooo That profound question is about to be put to the test in piece of performance art at Toronto's Harbourfront Centre. The Dachshund UN show is part art installation and part performance, with...

Toronto Airport Lets You Send Passengers a Carol

I have long harboured the secret desire to arrive at an airport and be met by someone holding a signboard with my name on it. Even better would be if they would spontaneously burst into song. Clearly the folks...

Hotel Offers $199,000 Holiday Shopping Package

If you get really stuck for inspiration with your shopping this season, professional help is available. For a mere $199,000 you can purchase the Bespoke Holiday Season Shopping Package from the Hazelton...

Video: Watch Motel Get Trashed

No, this is not the work of a bunch of stir-crazy, inebriated musicians that have been on tour too long, or hyperactive spring breakers. In fact the owners are pleased as punch to see the Beach Motel...
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Toronto: An Underrated Destination

North America has become a very popular travel destination of late and people head to New York, Boston, San Francisco and Vancouver on a regular basis. These cities are all absolutely fantastic yet there are...