How to Get to Ottawa’s Garden Promenade

The Garden Promenade bus tour in Ottawa/Gatineau is truly a unique and wonderful way to experience the beauty of the National Capital Region. With 50 gardens to explore, the region is definitely a contender for the title of Garden Capital of Canada.

The bus tour takes visitors through various city neighborhoods, including the prestigious Sussex Drive’s Rideau Hall, and passes by the colorful gardens of Parliament Hill, as well as many of the nation’s most renowned museums …

Quinte’s Botanical Delight: Eastern Ontario’s Newest Attraction Opens Its Gates

The new Quinte Botanical Gardens in southeastern Ontario offers a beautiful and educational experience for visitors of all ages. Situated on a six-acre site in Frankford, Ont., the gardens were developed by Deanna Groves and John Reidl, who operate The Garden Place landscape design and installation business.

After a decade of planning and a year of hard work, the gardens officially opened in August 2017.

The gardens are conveniently located an hour from both Peterborough and Kingston and just 15 minutes from the Canadian Forces base in Trenton. They are supported by 41 businesses that have sponsored portions of the …

Touring a Region Along the Garden Route

Garden routes are becoming increasingly popular as tourist destinations in Canada, with garden owners opening their properties to visitors who are looking to experience the beauty of nature. “Escape from Chaos,” owned by Jacqui Laporte and John Empson in Auburn, Ont., is one such garden that is part of the 25 properties that form Discover the Gardens of Huron Perth.

Gardens on these routes can be public or private, with some paying tribute to historical landscapes or …