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Ontario is full of magical small towns that make for great winter road trips and this one near Ottawa feels like you're in Europe for the holidays.

The town of Perth has a Scottish influence and is speckled with historic stone buildings which will make you feel like you've jetted off to the UK for Christmas. The town hosts a number of holiday events that add to the magic of the season.

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There is a quaint Ontario town that is so magical it has been used as the backdrop for many Christmas movies, including Christmas Around the Corner and A Chance for Christmas.

A trip to the town of Almonte feels like you're stepping on the set of a Hallmark holiday film and you can even visit a winter festival that adds to its sparkle.

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Quaint streets filled with lights, snow-topped stores, and a glistening ice rink may sound like something that only exists in a Hallmark film, but you can find it all in real-life at this dreamy small town in Ontario.

The charming village of Bayfield transforms into a festive wonderland each holiday season, and it will fill you with cheer. The annual Christmas in Bayfield is returning this year from November 18 to 20, 2022, so get ready for tons of enchantment.

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It's time to plan a winter road trip in Ontario because this quaint town has a holiday trail full of festive stops and sweet treats.

The Stratford Christmas Trail runs from November 1 to December 20 and this year it's bigger than ever. The self-guided tour will lead you through the town to 35 unique stops and it's a great way to start your holiday shopping — or you can keep the goodies for yourself.

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Winter is such a romantic time of year, when the streets are filled with twinkly lights and snowflakes tumble from the sky. If you're looking for a little cold weather retreat with that special someone, then these small Ontario towns have you covered.

From frosty waterfalls to dazzling lights, these villages will whisk you away to a winter wonderland, and you and your loved one can enjoy some romantic time together.

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