Ideally located between Toronto and Niagara, Burlington is the perfect destination for day trips & drives where you can enjoy a variety of attractions, shopping, dining as well as, scenic drives along the waterfront and rural areas.Art and Horticulture Enthusiasts Escape to paradise and explore Canada’s largest botanical garden, the Royal Botanical Gardens and enjoy 2,700 acres of nature sanctuaries, 23 km of hiking trails, outdoor display gardens with spectacular seasonal shows of lilacs, tulips, iris, roses and fall colours along with many special events.Burlington is close to the urban buzz of Toronto, yet surrounded by the tranquil beauty of parks, gardens and its downtown waterfront. LOCATION – the centre of the Golden Horseshoe, only 45 minute drive to Niagara or Toronto. GOLFERS’ PARADISE – 9 courses in Burlington, 42 in the Region, and yes, winter golf is available at some locations. BEST TRAILS – for walking, hiking, skiing, jogging, cross-country and cycling including the Bruce Trail. THRIVING ARTS SCENE – the Art Gallery of Burlington and the stunning Burlington Performing Arts Centre plus numerous cultural events. HISTORY & HERITAGE – walking tours, museums, heritage homes, and more. A CITY THAT CELEBRATES – home to so many free festivals featuring music and great food and this year lots of Canada 150 celebrations. A GREEN CITY – an urban oasis of green parks, tree-lined streets, a waterfront playground, forests, farms, the Niagara Escarpment and the breathtaking Royal Botanical Gardens. #1 BEST MID-SIZED CANADIAN CITY TO LIVE – Money Sense Magazine. GEOGRAPHY – Nestled between Lake Ontario and the Niagara Escarpment, a UNESCO World Biosphere. WATER – A Spectacular, Accessible Waterfront in all seasons.
Burlington is also sister cities with Myrtle Beach in south Carolina, and Apeldoorn in the Netherlands.
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Last week, Facebook unveiled “Graph Search,” a new search engine that will allow users to comb through data from their existing online networks.
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