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Oshawa Travel Guide, Ontario

Spending Your Holiday in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Going on to Oshawa in Ontario, Canada, for your holiday would have you heading towards the well-known Lake Ontario. Here you can expect to enjoy typically hot summers that are muggy and humid, which are perfect for any activity that can be done outdoors. If you head on to this city during winters though, then you can also expect to have a white Christmases because the city is known for getting quite windy and cold during this time.

The Different Offerings of Oshawa

Known to hold the largest community in Durham’s regional municipality, the city is where you can enjoy a great number of historic museums, a wide range of trails and parkland for hiking and biking and fantastic annual events. The Ontario Institute of Technology, the Ontario Hockey League, and the idyllic waterfront of the city are also among the interesting things to look out for in Oshawa.

The city also prides itself on having quite a load of tourist attractions. Among these are the Canadian Aviation Expo, the Robert MacLaughlin Art Gallery, the Oshawa Downtown Murals, and the Canadian Automotive Museum. These are the kind of places where you can get a taste of the heritage, arts, and culture of the city. For theatrical performances, you can head on to the Oshawa Little Theatre and the Oshawa Civic Auditorium. If you want to take in some splendid floral beauty and lush greenery, then the Oshawa Gardens can offer these to you.

Easy Access to Everything during Your Holiday

When you vacation in Oshawa, you could expect to get easy access to almost everything here. For your dining needs, there are superb restaurants in the city that could cater to your preferences when it comes to cuisine. There are also great hotels and motels in the city where your accommodation requirements can be met. If you want a hotel or a motel that could grant you safe and clean accommodations that would also mean great value for your money, you can get these in Oshawa.

There are also a lot of types of transportation that you could use in getting around Oshawa. These include the Oshawa Transit System and the Oshawa Station that services the Go Buses and the VIA Rail transportation system. There are also many intercity buses in Oshawa as well as a number of highways that include the Highway 401, which you can use if you have a car rental. The city also has a tiny local airport and is also where the Port of Oshawa can be found.
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