City of Toronto : In Pictures

Toronto ~ is the most populous city in Canada. I called Toronto my home for about 1.5 years. This post provides with pictorial glimpses of Toronto’s iconic structures and everyday life.

CN Tower

CN Tower is a communications tower situated in Downtown Toronto. This tower has become iconic to Toronto’s skyline. Its construction was completed in 1976 and remained one of the tallest towers for about 34 years. Currently, its the 7th tallest tower in the world.

CN Tower Toronto

Casa Loma

Casa Loma is a gothic style castle and garden situated in midtown Toronto. It was the residence of businessman Sir Henry Pallet.  The castle has a musuem and gift shop attached to the gardens. It provides a great view of the CN Tower from a castle window.

Casa Loma Toronto

Elgin and Winder Garden  Theatre

Elgin and Winter Garden Theatres are stacked theatres located in Yonge Street in Toronto. Its last of the surviving Edwardian style stacked theatres in the world.

I visited this place during the Doors Open Toronto Festival, a festival where most heritage sites in Toronto is open to public without any entry fees for a specific period of time.

Elgin and Winter Theatre during Doors Open Toronto

Royal Ontario Museum

The Royal Ontario Museum is a museum of art,world culture and natural history in Toronto, Canada. Its one of the largest museums in North America and the largest in Canada. Its famous for its unique architectural entrance

Royal Ontario Museum ROM, Toronto

Denison Avenue

The Denison family was an influential, land-holding family in the development of the town of York, Ontario, present-day Toronto. This avenue/lane is named after the Denisons. Its marked with characteristic stores, restaurants, grocery markets, etc

Denison Avenue

Art Gallery of Ontario

The Art Gallery of Ontario is an art museum in Toronto. Its collection includes more than 80,000 works spanning the first century to the present day. It was established in 1900 and is located in Downtown (Dundas Street)

Art Gallery of Ontario

Toronto Centre Island

The Centreville Amusement Park is a park located on Centre Island, part of the Toronto Islands. The park was built in 1967 with a 1900 turn-of-the-century theme, and includes a miniature railway. The Park is home to a 1907-vintage carousel, a log flume, a Ferris wheel, a ‘haunted barrel works’, an enclosed “Scrambler”, a miniature roller coaster, pleasure boats, antique-style motor cars and several rides and miniature fire engines.

Toronto Centre Island (Summer)

Old Mills

Old Mill is a neighbourhood of Toronto, Ontario, Canada on the banks of the Humber River. It is located north and west of the intersection of Bloor Street and Jane Street. The area takes its name from the old grist mill ruins on the west bank of the river, now converted into a hotel

Old Mills Toronto
Old Mills Toronto

Beautiful Fall Colors in Scarborough, Toronto

Toronto During Fall

Winter roads in Sheppard Avenue, Toronto

Winter in Toronto Sheppard Avenue

Toronto Snow

Enjoying First Snow Toronto

Downtown Toronto at Night on New Year’s Ave

Downtown Toronto at Night on New Year’s Ave

Toronto at Night

Toronto at Night

Toronto Skyline from Harbour Front

Harbourfront Centre is a key cultural organization on the waterfront of Toronto, Ontario’s, situated at 235 Queen’s Quay West.

Toronto Skyline from Harbour Front

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Traveller | Photographer This is Mayuri. I am a 9-to-5, sometimes 9-to-9 business professional. But I LOVE to travel. I currently work full time and take the opportunity to travel whenever I can. I made a promise to myself to travel to 2 new places every year, doesn’t have to be far or fancy – any new exploration- any new destination. This space highlights my travel experiences, with insights on the places visited. So lets go “to some place new” Cheers!!! xoxo Ibn Battuta :“Traveling—it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.”

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