In this day and age, it is easier than ever to travel the world without leaving home. Google Maps Street View is a technology featured in Google Maps and Google Earth that provides interactive panoramas from positions along many streets in the world.

It allows you to visit almost any destination around the world right from your couch.  Just type the address into the search bar and travel the world without having to buy an airline ticket!

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https://www.google.ca/maps/

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Activities Tours

The Halifax Bomber Tour

We have such a rich history here in Canada and there are many museums available to share this history with us. Most summers, we get the opportunity to explore these different museums across Canada and learn new pieces of our history.  This summer may be different with virtual tours taking...
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Entertainment Tours

Take a Drive on the Wild Side!!

Looking to get out of the house for a safe adventure? Now you can with the new Toronto Zoo Scenic Safari. Take a tour around the zoo from the comfort of your own car, with your very own zookeeper commentary to learn about animals as you pass through the variety...
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Entertainment Events Tours

Victoria Who? Virtual Fireworks?

Victoria Who? Virtual Fireworks? Most people know this long weekend as the May 2-4 long weekend and/or the unofficial kick-off to summer time fun! On the calendar however you might notice it is called Victoria Day, named in honour of Queen Victoria. Victoria was born May 24, 1819. She succeeded...
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Virtual Cherry Blossom BloomCam

The cherry blossoms are starting to bloom in Toronto — although technically we're not really supposed to be outside enjoying them right now.  Photos of pink buds popping up at Trinity Bellwoods Park are starting to show up on social media because cherry blossom season awaits no one, not even those stuck...
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Museums

Our much-loved museums and art galleries may have closed their doors due to the current pandemic, but don’t despair. Tech-savvy curators are getting creative with how the public can access their collections, and many are catering to an online audience with insanely good virtual tours. Take a trip through some of the world’s greatest collections...
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Music and Theatre

All the world’s a stage! If you're bored of streaming the same-old TV series, step inside some of the most beautiful theatres, concert halls, and opera houses in the world and experience the grandeur and drama of these iconic venues. The National Theatre The theatre will be streaming past performances...
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Attractions

As Covid-19 continues to spread, more people are self-isolating, practising social distancing or in quarantine, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still take in some of the world’s most popular attractions. A number of tourism hot spots are opening a virtual door to their facilities free of charge, allowing the...
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Animals

Many zoos have closed their doors and exhibits but have set up cameras and livestreams for animal lovers to enjoy during their quarantines. Numerous other zoos, aquariums and animal sanctuaries offer live animal cameras and other educational and entertaining videos. They’re just a Google search away. These virtual experiences are...
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Virtual University Tours

Choosing the right university is a big decision that normally would be happening right now. However, university tours have been cancelled due to COVID-19 and students are left without the benefit of checking out their chosen universities, and are understandably concerned. But there are other ways to learn about these...
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