Posted on Friday, December 16, 2022 01:08 PM
By Mandy Furnis, @sparkleshinylove
Holiday shopping is so much easier when you can check off all the gifts on your list in one shopping trip! Port Perry is the perfect setting for your holiday shopping because the unique stores in the downtown area are just a short walk away from each other, and there are plenty of spots to stop for a quick coffee or a bite to eat while you shop.
There are five stores we want to highlight that have some unique finds and, when it comes to holiday shopping, they’ve...
Posted on Monday, December 12, 2022 04:23 PM
Gift-giving season is upon us, and Durham Tourism is inspiring residents to shop close to home this holiday season—and beyond!
Discover amazing local shops, meet business owners and support your community when searching for the perfect holiday gift. The money you spend when you shop close to home helps to create local jobs and strengthen our local economy.
This list focuses on shops and businesses that offer clutter-free options, handmade gifts and unique experiences. Explore what Durham has in...
Posted on Thursday, September 22, 2022 03:32 PM
If you’re searching for a new day trip or weekend adventure in Durham Region, look no further than the Sideroads of Scugog! Featuring seven businesses across the Township of Scugog, enjoy the twists and turns as you experience some of the most picturesque agricultural land in southern Ontario. Pile into the car and see what rural gems await!
A family friendly winery might sound like a strange concept, but that’s exactly what Applewood Farm Winery is. Parents can kick back and...
Posted on Friday, July 29, 2022 01:13 PM
By: Mike Shoreman, The Unbalanced Paddleboarder
Meet Mike Shoreman, a local Durham Region mental health advocate, published author, International Stand-Up Paddleboard (SUP) Man of the Year in 2020 and 2021, and a Canadian Disability Hall of Fame Nominee.
His passion project, Canada's Great Lakes Crossing, began in 2021 to raise awareness and money for youth in crisis. He will be the first person with disabilities to cross all five Great Lakes on a SUP this summer. He has already successfully...
Posted on Tuesday, June 28, 2022 11:07 AM
Plan a rural sojourn (temporary stay) in Durham Region
There’s something very special about travelling and experiencing new things, but it’s even more dear when we’ve not ventured far from home. Whether you’re looking to spend time with a loved one, make memories with friends or take a solo sojourn, you’ll find that you don’t have to travel far to feel recharged. Take the path less travelled and explore the beautiful back roads, quaint downtowns and farm fresh food of Durham Region!