Ahh, Europe. Just thinking about its quaint streets, mouth-watering food, and stunning architecture is enough to give anyone major wanderlust. While jetting off across the ocean for the weekend would be a dream come true, it's not super realistic. Luckily, you can still get a taste of life abroad by visiting these things to do in Toronto this weekend. 

Toronto may be a fairly modern city, but you can still find lots of hidden gems that will transport you across the pond. 

You can take yourself on a little getaway without worrying about packing a suitcase or spending all your money on a plane ticket.

Guild Park is a magical place to explore, and you can relax amidst towering sculptures and European-style architecture.

If London is calling, you can get your British fill by sipping High Tea or indulging in fish and chips at an authentic pub.

Eataly's new patio will take you on an Italian getaway, and you can eat lots of classic fares while sipping traditional drinks. 

The Distillery District can't be missed when searching for a taste of overseas, and the European-style patio is the perfect place to relax with a drink.

Take a weekend trip to another country without leaving the city at these spots.

Wander The Distillery District

Price: Free

Address: Distillery District, Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: There's no better place to get some European vibes in Toronto than the Distillery District. Explore the quaint cobblestone streets and shops, and relax on the patio with a coffee.


Sip High Tea

Price: $50 per person

Address: 18 St Thomas St., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Have a jolly-good outing to the Windsor Arms Hotel's charming patio, where you can pretend you're in London as you sip high tea.


Relax At Guild Park

Price: Free

Address: 201 Guildwood Pkwy., Scarborough, ON

Why You Need To Go: This secret park is full of sculptures, including a Greek theatre. You'll feel as though you're in a whole other world as you explore this magical spot.


Enjoy A Taste Of Italy

Price: Prices vary

Address: 55 Bloor St. W., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Il Patio di Eataly by Aperol will whisk you away to Italy with its vibrant decor and authentic food.


Take A Trip To England

Price: Prices vary

Address: 212 King St. W., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Elephant & Castle is a British style pub that will satisfy your wanderlust with its old-time style and classic dishes.


Rejuvenate In A Salt Cave

Price: $45

Address: 26 Adelaide St. W., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Hoame salt caves have influences from Rome and Greek cultures, and you can relax like you're on vacation in this magical crystal caves.


Sail The Seas

Price: $32.50 per adult

Address: 235 Queens Quay W., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Take a cruise on one of Toronto's historic tall ships for the ultimate overseas adventure.


Indulge In A Bit Of Paris

Price: Prices vary

Address: 100 King St. W., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Step into Paris in Maman, a charming French-style cafe. 



Before you get going, check our Responsible Travel Guide so you can be informed, be safe, be smart, and most of all, be respectful on your trip.


 

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