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.
Stretch your legs and fill your belly at these easy stops along three routes headed to Algonquin Park.