Discover Toronto’s sordid past at Don Jail

Hiding in plain sight

Do you ever wonder about the buildings you pass by daily or while you’re visiting a new city? Be it that fancy house, a really old building, or that new marvel recently unveiled with much fanfare. They all have stories to tell and some of them might actually surprise you. This is exactly what happened to us with what was once the Don Jail, Toronto’s former prison.
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Toronto’s hidden gems – Osgoode Hall

Osgoode Hall is located in downtown Toronto, right next door to the City Hall. In the last couple of decades I’ve walked past and around this building at least few hundred times, never knowing what is hidden inside. It took me a while, but what I found was amazing.  Read more

Pantheon – final resting place of France’s cultural heroes

We were strolling through Paris on a beautiful Saturday afternoon (I still get a bit giddy saying that), finally making our way to the Latin Quarter to check out the Pantheon. It’s one of those places that might not be high on your list of places to see, however, Read more