Mimi's Guidebook


Hey everyone! I'm an avid world traveller and a lover of different cultures, food, and learning. I'm happy to welcome you to Toronto where I call home!

Stay at Mimi's place

Entire home/apt

Things to do in Toronto

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Large park just west of downtown. Prepare a picnic and spend the afternoon enjoying the lovely scenery.

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The curent featured exhibit is the Blue Whale. Check out the ROM Summer Fridays with discounted admission from 5:30-8:30 pm and live music until 9.

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With lots of Canadian wildlife featured, this attraction is captivating for all ages.

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Eat your way through Toronto's largest food market, where you can find both fresh produce, meats and cheese, as well as prepared meals. Arrive early to try a peameal breakfast sandwich from Carouse... read more

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Feeling a little extra fearless? Try the Skywalk!

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Catch a Blue Jay's game here, rain or shine!

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Eclectic, colourful and vibrant, this proud Toronto neighbourhood downtown is full of independent restaurants and shops, fresh fruit and vegetable markets, clothing, trinkets and incense from India... read more

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A bustling public open space downtown, hosting various activities, festivals, concerts, and more. It's also next to the Eaton Centre so you can do some shopping!

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From Wikipedia: The Distillery District is a commercial and residential district in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Located east of downtown, it contains numerous cafés, restaurants, and shops housed wit... read more


The Drake Hotel

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$$$$· 1150 Queen Street West·Map·Hours·Website·

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The Drake Hotel is a long-standing piece of Toronto history, that with a rejuvenation 15 years ago, has become one of the coolest spots in Queen West. There are various rooms, including a restauran... read more

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The Harbourfront Centre is the location of many food, arts and cultural festivals. Check out their calendar here: http://www.harbourfrontcentre.com/whatson/today.cfm

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Shop away!

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The scene of many of the Toronto International Film Festival events, the TIFF Bell Lightbox also hosts many other film fests. Have a happy hour drink at the bar (weekdays every evening after 4 pm) ... read more


Pizzeria Libretto

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$$· 221 Ossington Avenue·Map·Hours·Website·

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Delicious, Neapolitan style wood oven fired pizzas. This is the original location, but you can find 2 more nearby: 545 King St. West and 155 University Ave. Come early and prepare for a bit of a wa... read more

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Wine, liquor and spirits. Closed early on Sundays and all day on public holidays.



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$$· 720 Queen Street West·Map·Hours·Website·

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Delicious Italian restaurant on Queen St. West. They take reservations as well as walk ins. Stop by for lunch or dinner after taking a walk or after some shopping.

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Yorkville is the place to be if you're looking for high end retail brands like Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Hermes, and many more.

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Delicious brunch place. Often very busy so come early!


Khao San Road

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$· 326 Adelaide Street West·Map·Hours·Website·

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Great for spice lovers! Khao San Road customizes spice levels and makes great Thai. This place gets very busy fast, so I encourage you to go early. It is a 4 minute walk from the apartment. Easy to... read more

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Movie theatre, major location for Toronto International Film Festival events.

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Trinity Bellwoods is a large city park full of life. On a sunny day you'll have hipsters lying on blankets, families enjoying picnics and playing with frisbees, couples walking their dogs, musician... read more

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Vegan restaurant nearby, serving great food and healthy smoothies.

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Visitors who want to be closer to the ground can take the short, scenic ferry ride over to the Toronto Islands, which provides a wonderful view (and photo opportunity!) of the city skyline. With m... read more

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This is a fun place to be in Toronto in the summer. Pack a picnic, rent a paddle board or join a game of beach volleyball. You can bike, rollerblade, scooter or run and along the paved pathways and... read more

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Great Thai food, mild spice. Get there early (or late,) as this place fills up quickly.

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The Mirvish Theatre plays a host to many great musicals and theatre productions in Toronto.

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Fast food burger joint, with yummy fresh ground burgers. Check out their secret menu here --> http://www.theburgerspriest.com/secret-menu/


Thompson Diner

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$· 550 Wellington Street West·Map·Hours·Website·

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Open early and late night from 6 am-3am daily, you can find lots of great eats at almost all hours. Try the peking duck poutine, yum

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Built as a private home by Canadian financier Sir Henry Pellatt in 1914, this majestic castle-in-the-city features elegant rooms, secret passageways, sweeping staircases, stables and lush gardens. ... read more