Community Post: Why Kingston, Ontario Is The Best Place Ever
People are always so confused as to why I moved from England all the way to Canada to live in a small city like Kingston. Well, there are a multitude of reasons why I think Kingston is the best small city in Canada. Here they are:
An alley in Kingston, Ontario.Kingston, Ontario is a Canadian city located in Eastern Ontario where the St. Lawrence River flows out of Lake Ontario. Originally a First Nations settlement, growing European exploration in the 17th Century made it an important trading post. In order to control the fur trade, French explorer LaSalle founded Fort Frontenac in 1673. Located midway between Toronto and Montreal, Kingston was named the first capital of the Province of Canada.
Days Out Ontario | Chez Piggy, Kingston, Ontario Built by former Lovin' Spoonful member, Zal Yankovsky and his wife. I have a cookbook with recipes from this restaurant and it sounds so good. There is also a bakery. Wish I could go there some day.