Lauren Marinigh, a Toronto resident and writer behind Twirl the Globe blog, loves to travel in the winter – to sunny places that promise tons of sand and require a walk through an airport scanner. Instead of a large suitcase and travel insurance, Lauren grabbed a weekend bag and a pal on a cold Friday afternoon after work, and headed for #MyHaliburtonHighlands, just 2.5 hours from the city. In a winter getaway that she calls “secluded, homey and relaxing”, Lauren uncovered the surprising, awesomely wintery side of Cottage Country. Click here to read the full story about her mini vacation.
Local’s Take is a series highlighting the staycation experiences available close to home this summer. The experiences featured in this series were hand curated to highlight fun insider spots in our region. Use these stories as your launchpad to create your own staycation in Ontario’s Highlands. Local: Jenifer Brown From: Smiths Falls Travelling: Lanark County This summer my husband and I […]