In today’s fast-paced, highly connected world, it’s not uncommon to suffer from sensory overload. This weekend, turn off the smartphone, hit the highway and escape the hustle and bustle of metropolitan life at these relaxing rustic retreats.
Ste. Anne’s Spa
There’s beauty in simplicity, a fact Ste. Anne’s Spa proved when it was voted the best relaxation hotel/spa in Canada by TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice 2012 awards. And when you visit its over 500 acres of rural paradise, you’ll see why.
The Rosseau Muskoka Resort & Spa
As the sun peaks over the horizon, casting its golden rays across the water, you can bask in the majesty poolside at Spa Rosseau at The Rosseau Muskoka Resort & Spa. For the athletically inclined, The Rosseau also offers a state-of-the-art fitness centre. Take a light jog before hitting the lake for some fun in the sun.
Aberfoyle Antique Market
If nostalgic furniture, trinkets and collectables are what you crave, then the Aberfoyle Antique Market is calling your name. Uncover that unique piece of buried treasure and add some pastoral charm to your home.
The McMichael Canadian Art Collection
Visit The McMichael Canadian Art Collection. Kent Monkman’s eye-catching High-Heeled Moccasins are just one of the many distinctive pieces on display at Fashionality: Dress and Identity in Contemporary Canadian Art exhibition, which begins May 5, 2012.
The Good Earth Food and Wine Co.
Stroll through the lush landscape of Niagara wine country with a basket of traditional fare and locally made wine on one arm and your special someone on the other, for a rustically romantic afternoon at The Good Earth Food and Wine Co.