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The ‘Game of Thrones’ finale was partially filmed in Canada

The culturally iconic, decade-spanning, and nervous-sweat-inducing TV show Game of Thrones came to (what some fans have deemed) a bittersweet ending on Sunday. The critically-acclaimed show wrapped up its eighth and final season after just six episodes, drawing a close on a much-beloved (though, in some cases, hated) cast of characters. If …

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Lake Ontario’s water creeps closer to 2017 extreme flooding levels

Toronto remains under a shoreline hazard warning as water levels are expected to continue rising in the coming weeks. While levels are rising less rapidly, they continue to get dangerously close to those last seen in 2017, when the islands experienced devastating flooding for months. “Whether or not the 2017 levels …

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Spice Up Your Life: Book the original Spice Girls Bus on Airbnb

The original Spice Bus from 1997 movie Spice World (Airbnb). STOP RIGHT NOW — the original Spice Girls double-decker bus has just been listed on Airbnb. For the first time in history, Spice Girls fans will now have the chance to throw a slumber party in the Spice Bus from the 1997 hit …

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Canada has the second highest amount of cocaine use in the world

Canadian Flag/Shutterstock Canada is now the country with the second highest cocaine use in the world, according to a new study. The annual Global Drug Survey, led by Dr. Adam Winstock, surveyed more than 130,000 people across 36 countries. This included 1,960 Canadians, who were asked how many days they used cocaine in …

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Charles Barkley shows up to Toronto with love and guarantees Raptors win (VIDEO)

NBA on TNT / Instagram Charles Barkley is a showman, but he wasn’t just telling the crowd what they wanted to hear. Because he really likes Toronto. In Toronto for the Raptors-Bucks Eastern Conference Finals series as part of the NBA on TNT panel, Barkley once again expressed great admiration for Canada’s …

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5 things to do in Toronto today: Monday, May 20

Toronto/Shutterstock Well Toronto, it’s the final day of the long weekend and in case you’re still looking to have some fun, we’ve rounded up the top events happening in the city today, Monday, May 20. Enjoy! Brewer’s Backyard What: Celebrate Victoria Day with a few frosty brews. The line-up of breweries …

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Canada ranks as one of the countries with the most billionaires in the world

When it comes to the three comma club, there are 15 countries in the world that are home to a substantial number of billionaires. Wealth-X has released its sixth annual list of countries with the most billionaires, and what comes as little to no surprise is the US topped the list, with …

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Tim Hortons officially testing Beyond Meat breakfast items across Canada

Tim Hortons has announced that starting today, select stores will be testing three breakfast sandwiches made with the Beyond Meat Breakfast Sausage patty. You can look forward to the classic Breakfast Sandwich, Farmers Breakfast Wrap and a Beyond Meat Vegan Sandwich, all featuring the patty. And as long as all goes well …

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Canada ranks as 3rd country in the world for drunkenness

EliteSportsTour/Twitter Canada now ranks as the third country in the world for drunkenness, according to a new study. The annual Global Drug Survey, led by Dr. Adam Winstock, surveyed almost 2,000 Canadians, who were asked to reveal their drug and alcohol habits. According to the study, Canadians were drunk an average of 47 …

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Ontario has a breathtaking natural ‘bathtub’ you need to visit (PHOTOS)

It’s called Bathtub Island, and it’s a hidden gem found at Katherine Cove in Lake Superior Provincial Park. Sure, that’s about nine hours northwest of Toronto, but this spot delivers exactly what its name promises: a bathtub, in an island. That’s right, you can bask in an all-natural basin that’s …

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