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Luxury Collingwood & The Blue Mountains


Nestled on the shores of spectacular Georgian Bay, the towns of Collingwood and The Blue Mountains are an easy drive north of Toronto and together make up one of Ontario’s most visited vacation destinationsLuxuryCollingwood will help you get the most out of this year-round playground that stretches along the bay from Wasaga Beach all the way to Thornbury and Meaford, and inland to Creemore and the Grey Highlands.

Home to the province’s best skiing, world-class golf, chic shops, and world-class restaurants – not to mention some of Canada’s most sought after luxury real estate – Collingwood and The Blue Mountains provide a truly unique lifestyle experience for visitors and residents alike.

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Things To Do

Ontario’s Most Intimate Music Venue

Photos: Michael Hrizuk By Kim Kerr-Dearsley Contributor Kim Kerr-Dearsley pays a visit to the delectable Lucky Rooster Kitchen and Bar  to sample one of Hilton Head’s top dining experiences. Her verdict? It’s good… very good. Hilton Head Island has become a foodie’s delight for me. Whatever your palate, you can be sure to find it here on this

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Women's Wellness Conference

Women’s Wellness Conference

By Kim Kerr-Dearsley   Collingwood and The Blue Mountains are getting ready for the arrival of an important Women’s Wellness Conference event. Sue Kelly knows what it’s like to be sexy after 60. Which is just one of the reasons the leading Canadian author, speaker, and entrepreneur is bringing her 2019 Women’s Wellness Conference to

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The interior of Heavenly Cafe showing counter with cakes and pastries

Heavenly Café’s Heavenly Treats

By Kim Kerr-Dearsley   Collingwood’s Heavenly Cafe has something for every sweet tooth … including quite possibly the planet’s most delicious Cinnamon Roll The name, plastered in large fancy type on a sign hanging on the wall behind its serving counter, pretty much says it all: Heavenly Cafe. A long-time favourite of seasonal visitors and locals alike, the home

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The whisky bar at The Dam Pub in Thornbury
Sip & Savour

The Dam Pub – Canada’s Top Scottish Pub

By Kim Kerr-Dearsley   Contributor Kim Kerr-Dearsley pays a visit to The Dam Pub, Canada’s best Scottish pub and home to over 1,000 whiskies from around the world. Thornbury is one of my favourite places to visit in Ontario. Known as a summer paradise for people who love sailing, boating and watersports, in winter it’s

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Collingwood Cooking Academy scones and cream and strawberries on display

Learn to Cook Like a Pro at the Collingwood Cooking Academy

By Kim Kerr-Dearsley Led by Chef Philip Tarlo, the Collingwood Cooking Academy offers a variety of fun hands-on cooking classes for aspiring chefs looking to improve their skills and enlarge their gastronomic repertoire. Located close to Collingwood’s downtown core, the school offers a first-class culinary educational experience in state-of-the-art facilities. Chef Philip is no stranger

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Tremont House in Collingwood exterior shot from street

Tremont House – Heritage Building Now Cultural Hub & Café

By Kim Kerr-Dearsley   There’s an old proverb that says, ‘What goes around, comes around’. Although most often used to refer to a person’s actions – good or bad – the saying was also once used to suggest that something’s status will eventually return to its original value after completing some sort of cycle. It’s

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Brights Gallery store front Blue Mountains

Brights Gallery: Great Canadian Art in The Blue Mountains

By Kim Kerr-Dearsley Located in the Blue Mountain Village, a visit to Brights Gallery is a must-do when visiting Collingwood and its surrounds. Home to a fine collection of original Canadian and international art, Brights is as much a mini-art gallery as it is a retail outlet – there’s no pressure to buy, just professional,

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