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Listings accommodations Restaurant and Bar. Special weekend packages. From $169. Toronto Airport Marriott 901 Dixon Rd. 800-905-2811, 416-674-9400 www.marriott.com/yyzot A newly renovated, deluxe 424-room hotel conveniently located minutes from Toronto Pearson International Airport. Facilities include indoor pool, whirlpool, saunas and health club. In-house restaurant and lounge. Twenty min. to downtown Toronto. Toronto Marriott Bloor Yorkville 90 Bloor St. E. 800-859-7180, 416-961-8000 www.marriott.com/yyzmc 258 guestrooms including 16 suites. Rooms feature coffee/tea makers, iron/boards, high speed Internet, mp3 clock radios, on-demand movies and games. Concierge rooms include breakfast and use of lounge. Town Inn Suites 620 Church St. 800-387-2755, 416-964-3311 www.towninn.com Outstanding downtown location. Features affordable 1- and 2-bedroom suites with full kitchens and private balconies. Ideal for short- and longterm stays. Travelodge Hotel – Toronto Airport 925 Dixon Rd., Etobicoke 888-483-6887, 416-674-2222 www.travelodgedixon.com 283-room hotel. Features newly renovated lobby, private floors and corporate lounge. Coffee makers, free weekday lobby newspaper, in-room movies, indoor heated pool and sauna. Complimentary airport shuttle 24/7. Travelodge Toronto – Downtown West 621 King St. W. 800-578-7878, 416-504-7441 www.travelodgetorontodowntown.com Downtown location. Complimentary continental breakfast and high speed Internet access. Walking distance to CN Tower, Rogers Centre, shopping, theatres and restaurants, parking at a nominal fee. Public transit steps away. See ad on page 84. Travelodge Toronto Airport Southwest 1767 Dundas St. E., Mississauga 800-578-7878, 905-238-3400 www.travelodge.com Eight min. from airport, free shuttle, 15 min. from downtown. Movie and sports channels, fitness room, voicemail, free high speed wireless Internet, local calls, continental breakfast and parking. Travelodge Toronto East 20 Milner Business Ct., Scarborough 800-578-7878, 416-299-9500 www.travelodge.ca Great accommodation, conveniently located, competitive rates, many complimentary features. Close to attractions. Travelodge Toronto North York 50 Norfinch Dr., North York 416-663-9500 www.the.travelodge.com/ northyork09777 Free parking, local calls, hi-speed Internet. Mins. to Canada’s Wonderland, Wild Water Kingdom. 15 mins. to airport and major downtown attractions including CN Tower, Air Canada Centre and Rogers Centre. Valhalla Inn – Toronto 1 Valhalla Inn Rd. 800-268-2500, 416-239-2391 www.valhalla-inn.com 240 guestrooms and suites, 30 meeting/ banquet rooms. Business centre, 2 restaurants, 2 lounges, indoor pool/ sauna. Fitness Club adjacent. Mins. to airport, free airport shuttle. Varsity Suites 321 Jarvis St.; 416-967-6781 Downtown, walking distance to Eaton Centre, short drive to all major attractions. $15/night parking. Close to subway. Westin Bristol Place Hotel 950 Dixon Rd. 800-937-8461, 416-675-9444 www.westin.com/bristolplace.com Conveniently located near airport. 287 elegant guestrooms. Comfortable atmosphere, attentive staff, top-rated dining at Zachary’s. Complimentary shuttle service, business centre, indoor pool, fitness centre. The Westin Harbour Castle 1 Harbour Sq. 800-228-3000, 416-869-1600 www.westin.com/harbourcastle Located on Toronto’s spectacular waterfront. Luxurious CAA/AAA 4-Diamond hotel with impeccable service, city views, cuisine and more. The Westin Prince Toronto 900 York Mills Rd. 800-WESTIN-1, 416-444-2511 www.westin.com/prince Deluxe urban resort-style hotel. Westin Workout powered by Reebok, pool, tennis, Westin Kids Club, three restaurants, easy highway access. Close to Ontario Science Centre, Toronto Zoo and Canada’s Wonderland. From $139. Wyndham Garden Toronto 185 Yorkland Blvd. 800-567-8500, 416-493-9000 www.wyndham.com Newly renovated. Located at Hwy 401 & 404. 290 rooms, 14,000 sq.ft. of meeting space, minutes from downtown/airport. calls and wireless Internet. Walking distance to shopping (Sherway Gardens). 10 min. to airport and downtown. Nex to transit. Non-smoking. Oak Inn 13100 Yonge St., Richmond Hill 866-540-0625, 905-773-3333 www.oakinn.ca Close to Canada’s Wonderland. 48 rooms feature queen beds, fridge, hair dryers, cable TV, free movies. New kitchenettes and honeymoon suite with Jacuzzi. Free Internet, irons/ boards, coffee, local calls. residenCes, dormitories & Hostels 203 Humber College Conference Services 203 Humber College Blvd. 888-548-6327, 416-675-5027 www.humber.ca/conference Air-conditioned 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom suites. Double bed, kitchenette, private washroom. Fitness, free parking, 24-hr front desk. Available May-Aug. 3199 Lakeshore, Humber College Conference Services 3199 Lakeshore Blvd. W. 888-548-6327, 416-675-5027 www.humber.ca/conference Affordable hotel-style B&B. Located on the shores of Lake Ontario, min. from downtown. Air-conditioned motels Best Value Inn 650 Evans Ave. 888-525-8346, 416-255-5500 www.bestvalueinntoronto.com 61 newly furnished rooms with satellite TV, mini-fridge. Free parking, local Toronto Downtown Travelling on a Budget? Check into Neill-Wycik! • Open May to late August • All rooms private: Single/Twin/Triple/Quad • Close to major attractions & public transit • Daily housekeeping • Continental breakfast included • Laundry facilities Neill-Wycik The only alternative to a regular hotel 96 Gerrard Street East, Toronto, Ontario, M5B 1G7 Tel: (416) 977-2320 • 1-800-268-4358 reservations@neill-wycik.com • www.neill-wycik.com Fax: (416) 977-2809 toronto | 2008 91

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Contents
Contributors
David Miller
David Whitaker
Pier Giorgio Di Cicco
Around Town
Impulse Purchase
On Location
City Gastronomie
Discovery District
Tower of Strength
Crowd Surfers
The Haunting
Starchitects
Super Fans
The Creative City
Fashionable People
The Streets
After Dark
Listings
Culture & Recreation
Accomodations
Restaurants
Shopping
Tour Operators
Transportation
Neighbourhoods of Greater Toronto
Adventures Beyond Downtown
Visitor Resources
Index
2008 Event Calendar
The Lightbox
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