It’s no secret that I absolutely adore Northern Ontario. Coupled with visiting during my favourite season, you can imagine how excited I was to return to this fantastic destination. There is no shortage of incredible things to do in Thunder Bay but winter offers a whole new set of activities you can’t enjoy any other […]

Christmas in Toronto: 25+ Festive Ways to Celebrate the Season :: I've Been Bit! Travel Blog

T’is the season to be jolly and it’s no secret that Ontario’s capital fully embraces the season. If you’re looking for a reason to visit Toronto in December, this line-up will certainly persuade you. Get in the holiday spirit with these fantastic ways to experience Christmas in Toronto! Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links where […]

Cross Country Skiing in Ontario: 20+ Stunning Spots to Explore :: I've Been Bit! Travel Blog

There is no shortage of incredible things to do in Ontario in winter, with cross country skiing being one of my favourites! It may not have the adrenaline rush some seek with downhill skiing, but for this winter wanderer – it’s an activity I always look forward to. If you’re a fan of winter exploration, […]

10+ Superb Ontario Winter Hikes You Need to Experience :: I've Been Bit! Travel Blog

Many folks love to hide inside and hygge it up or even escape to the tropics but winter is honestly one of the best times of the year for hiking! With fewer people to contend with, no bugs and the added beauty of a blanket of snow, it’s the perfect way to get outside in […]

Winter Hiking Gear: 10 Things to Wear When Hitting the Trails :: I've Been Bit! Travel Blog

With snow on the ground for a third of the year (or longer!) in Canada, we’ve learned to embrace the colder temperatures. As an avid hiker, winter doesn’t stop me from hitting the trails. In fact, it’s one of my favourite times to hike! You don’t need a crazy amount of fancy gear to hit […]

Winter Hiking For Beginners: Tips & Tricks For Hiking in the Snow :: I've Been Bit! Travel Blog

Many think hiking is only for fair weather but I wholeheartedly disagree. As someone who is determined to show others how amazing the great outdoors is in the winter months, hiking is the easiest way to do this. Don’t get me wrong, hitting the trails in the ice and snow can be intimidating. Don’t worry […]

Christmas Lights in Ontario: Your Ever-Growing List of Holiday Cheer :: I've Been Bit! Travel Blog

To say these past few years have been some of the most trying is an understatement. However, there’s no better way to get in the spirit of the season than with some beautiful Christmas lights! It seems like more displays pop up across the province each year – and I’m here for it. If you’re […]