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King West: A Profile of Toronto Neighborhoods [2019]

King West: Then & Now King West lies in Toronto’s historic Fashion District and is one of the city’s most famous thoroughfares. Named after King George 3rd, it was once home to countless warehouses and textile factories (hence its nickname The Garment District). However, those old warehouses have been turned into galleries, lofts and office spaces. And instead of factory…

Yonge and Dundas: A Profile of Toronto Neighbourhoods

An Overview of Yonge and Dundas Yonge and Dundas has come a long way since the seedy 70s. Once famous for its crime and adult entertainment venues, it’s now one of Toronto’s most popular tourist destinations. And for good reason…. The neighbourhood is home to the city’s best bars, movie theatres, retailers, restaurants, public spaces, and Toronto’s biggest mall. Let’s…

Sidewalk Toronto: The Future of Smart Cities

What is Sidewalk Toronto? Sidewalk Toronto is a collaboration between Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs and Waterfront Toronto to create a new, mixed-use, high-tech community on Toronto’s Eastern Waterfront. The project will start with the creation of Quayside, a brand new 12-acre neighborhood just southeast of downtown Toronto. The state-of-the-art community will serve as a test bed for emerging technologies like self-driving…

Toronto Waterfront: A Profile of Toronto Neighborhoods

Toronto Waterfront – An Overview Did you know Ontario means “beautiful lake” in Iroquois? In fact, the province is named after Lake Ontario, with the Waterfront occupying 46 of its 1,020 km shoreline. This is where you’ll find sandy beaches, lush greenery, fashionable restaurants, and luxurious condos offering gorgeous lakeside views. And there’s always something to do, whether it’s hiking, relaxing…