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Sake A to Z Gastronomic Experience in Distillery District

Sake A to Z Gastronomic Experience in Distillery District
Duration:
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Learn about Sake with a professional certified guide. There is more to know that you'd ever imagine! Weave through the cobbled streets of Toronto's historic distillery district discussing how a simple mill evolved into the world's largest distillery. <br>Soak in the beauty of the district as is stands today while discovering plenty of stories and tales about this cool landmark in Toronto. Next, stop in at Mill Street, one of the first breweries to open in the area for some tasty craft beer to wet the palate. Lastly we'll return to Boku, a Japanese Izakaya bar, learn about how sake is made, and get a strong taste of sake culture. As you sample 5 different types of sake, you can also taste traditional Japanese bar snacks. By the end you'll have learned to identify the styles and flavours like a pro. After the tour, feel free to explore the distillery district, its shops and breweries at you own leisure.

Lift Your Spirits! Distillery and Cocktail Experience

Lift Your Spirits! Distillery and Cocktail Experience
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Feel as if you were in the Roaring 20's as you taste spirits and swill cocktails on 'Lift Your Spirits!' Learn of Toronto's distillation industry both past and present in the Distillery District. Get a behind the scenes look at distillation and demystify vodka, gin, and whiskey. Learn to taste spirits properly and then choose a cocktail based on your favourite spirit. Explore the gorgeous Spirit of York Distillery as you snack and sip during our cocktail hour. <br>Learn about the Temperance Act, smugglers, rum-runners and Al Capone's Chicago while enjoying the ambience of this pedestrian-only area with quaint, 19th century buildings and cobblestone streets lined with hip restaurants and bars. Visit the Spirit of York Distillery and see the distillation processes involved in making vodka, gin, and whiskey for yourself. Learn to taste the spirits properly and then go for cocktail hour with gourmet appetizers. Get creative and choose a cocktail based on your favourite spirit.

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Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport

Where is Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport?  


One of the most multicultural cities in the world, Toronto is rich with interesting neighborhoods, great restaurants and a vibrant culture. Toronto is also home to many ethnic festivals throughout the year, so there is lots to enjoy here.


Canada's most populous city is located on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario, which makes it's city airport very handy.


Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (IATA: YTZ, ICAO: CYTZ), previously named Toronto City Centre Airport, is commonly known as Billy Bishop Airport or Toronto Island Airport. YTZ Airport is located on the Toronto Islands in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The airport is named after William Avery "Billy" Bishop, Canada's First World War flying ace.


In 2012, Billy Bishop Airport served 2,300,000 passengers, making it Canada's 9th busiest airport, and Toronto's 2nd busiest. The city's bigger and far busier airport, Toronto Pearson Airport (YYZ), isn't nearly as conveniently (it's 27 kilometres from downtown). 


Billy Bishop Airport sits on the doorstep of the city’s downtown financial district. Truly Toronto's City Centre Airport, Billy Bishop is vital to the business community in Canada’s largest city. With a convenient location, speedy customs processing for NEXUS card holders and fast check-in times, it's no surprise that YTZ is popular with people who need to get places in a hurry.


Airlines that operate flights to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport include Air Canada Express and Porter Airlines.


Cities with flights to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport include Boston, Burlington (Vermont), Chicago, Moncton, Montréal, Mont Tremblant, Myrtle Beach, New York City, Ottawa, Quebec City, Sault Ste. Marie, Sudbury, Timmins, Thunder Bay, Washington DC and Windsor. 


After arriving and transiting via passenger tunnel, or taking the short (free) ferry from the island, your best bet for a Billy Bishop Airport transfer is the shuttle. At the staging area, you can also grab a taxi, meet your limo, catch a bus - or simply walk.


 

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Arriving at Billy Bishop Airport is a unique experience, as you land on an island! A very short walk takes you to the ferry, free for passengers. From the pedestrian deck you can enjoy a unique view of the Toronto cityscape during the 90 second ride.

 

Services at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport include:


  • Express passage through customs for NEXUS card holders
  • Free iMac equipped workstations
  • Business centre

 

There is a CAD 20 airport improvement fee surcharge for all flights.




Additional Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.



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Last Updated: 4 Jan 2019