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Port Credit, MIssissauga

Port Credit in Mississauga – Why You Must Visit

Like walking along a waterfront? Check. Like small, privately-owned shops with character? Check. Like many choices for delicious dining? Check. There are many things to do in Port Credit in Mississauga – it’s a favourite for many because it has a little bit of everything for everybody. From Scoops Ice Cream, which during the summer is packed with families, to ...

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Mississauga Rotary Ribfest

Highlights from the 2012 Mississauga Rotary Ribfest

This year’s Mississauga Rotary Ribfest was even better than the inaugural one last year at the then newly-opened Celebration Square. Under a sunny blue sky with a few puffy clouds and with a gentle breeze keeping us cool, myself and a team of colleagues did Friday afternoon lunch at the Ribfest. This year we saw many more rib/pulled pork participants ...

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kariya park in Mississauga

Kariya Park: Secret zen garden in Mississauga

Think you can’t find a quiet spot in the hustling-bustling sprawl that is downtown Mississauga? Drive by it and you may miss it. Located on Kariya Drive, the Kariya Park is a little hidden away zen garden right by the Sussex Centre. Styled after a typical Japanese garden, Kariya Park was opened in 1992 to honour Mississauga’s twin-city relationship with ...

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Photos of Rattray Marsh in Mississauga

Mississauga has some beautiful parks and natural areas – none is as lovely as Rattray Marsh, located by Lake Ontario. Frank and I recently took an early morning walk at the marsh with cameras in hand. Battling mosquitoes and hanging spiders, we managed to take several photos. Here are a few that I took: Directions: The best way to get ...

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Things to do in Mississauga

Things to do in Mississauga, Ontario

The outdoor patios are closed up and dismantled. Hiking trails are covered in rust-coloured leaves. Shoppers scurry from store to store at the outdoor Heartland Centre outlet mall, fighting the gusts of cold air. However, despite chilly Fall weather, there are still things to do in Mississauga to play tourist for a day or two. Well-known for its feisty, long-reigning ...

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