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The Beaches

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Paul & Helen
Paul & Helen
October 23, 2019
If you want a stroll on the boardwalk by the lake or along the vibrant Queen Street in the Beaches neighborhood, or both, this is a great place to spend a portion of your day and evening. Shops, restaurants or a view of Lake Ontario is waiting for you.
Eve
Eve
October 16, 2019
If you like to walk, cycle or jog, the Beach is the place to be. It's only 15 minutes by foot through parks and residential area to reach this beautiful place.
Marc & Doreen
Marc & Doreen
October 08, 2019
The Beach (previously and still popularly known as "the Beaches") is an east-end Toronto neighborhood that boasts a long stretch of waterfront. Stroll the boardwalk, hang out on the beach, or shop or dine at one of the many fine, trendy establishments. Boundaries: The heart of the Beach is between…
Miche
Miche
September 16, 2019
Toronto's east-end beach. Many festivals are held here.
Jessica
Jessica
September 09, 2019
This relaxed neighbourhood with a small-town vibe is a top summer destination, drawing families and tourists to its sandy beaches and quaint boardwalk. Vibrant Queen Street East features colourful shops, intimate bistros and hip bars, along with homey bakeries and ice cream parlours. Kew Gardens…

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Old Toronto, ON