A Place on the Lake

Autumn in Ontario’s cottage country is a wonderful thing – lakes, hills and charming little towns, all festooned in the wonderfully vivid reds, browns, and yellows of fall. And from Algonquin Park to Lake Simcoe to Muskoka, all that beauty is within a fairly easy drive from Toronto. But those who find themselves without the keys to a cottage face a dilemma. How does one experience all that wild and wonderful splendour without facing down the prospect of sleeping in a tent (or the awkwardness of dropping not-too-subtle hints in the presence of friends who do have a place on the lake)? There’s a great alternative – the cottage country resort. Here are three great options, all of which offer comfort activities and even luxury amenities, right in the heart of the action… [read more]