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Title: TORONTO


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TORONTO
  • CANADÁ
  • By Juan José Hernández Sales

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Landmarks
  • CN Tower The Canadian National Tower is a
    structure supported by cables not on land, the
    fourth highest in the world with a height of
    553.33 meters. Its was the highest since
    1975-2010. It has an observatory located at 447
    m, which is the third highest in the world as
    well. It is considered one of the seven Wonders
    of the Modern World by the American Society of
    Civil Engineers.

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  • Fort York Built in 1793, Fort York National
    Historic Site is the birthplace of urban Toronto.
    It is best known as the location where the Battle
    of York came to its violent climax in 1813 during
    the War of 1812. The Fort served as the city's
    primary harbour defence between the 1790s and the
    1880s, and was the home of a military garrison
    until the 1930s.

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  • Church of the Holy Trinity Built in 1847, this
    church is almost one of the oldest in the city, a
    peaceful oasis in the middle of the hustle and
    bustle of the city center. The Cowboy Junkies,
    known Canadian musical group, used the beautiful
    Victorian chapel to record their album "Trinity
    Sessions", especially by the great acoustics that
    occurs inside. Besides its religious importance
    for citizens, the church is also known for its
    beautiful works of art, mosaics, sculptures and
    beautiful paintings.

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  • Gooderham Building Despite being considered one
    of the most important monuments and prominent
    Toronto city, has only 5 stories high, yet it is
    the most architectural pride of the city. The
    building is known for its thin wedge-shaped, and
    the rear wall mural, which was used trompe l'oeil
    effect, making the wall seem more windows than
    they actually have, but we also gives a very real
    effect of movement, thanks to the jagged edges of
    the building, causing a rippling effect.

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Typical Gastronomy
  • From Toronto cuisine highlighting products such
    as game meat, fish like salmon, a variety of
    cheeses, including highlight, and another product
    that is typical or ice wine ice-wine, an amazing
    wine obtained from grapes that are pressed in a
    frozen state, a wine flavored with vanilla, nuts
    and honey.
  • The typical dishes highlight the venison stew
    with caviar and smoked fish, among which stands
    the American Candy, Canadian salmon cured with
    maple syrup and sprinkle with pepper.

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Traditional Festival
  • Pride Festival The Toronto Pride festival is the
    largest in all of Canada, and reflects the
    diversity of its people. From 19 to 28 June you
    can enjoy a pride parade, a parade for youth,
    many events for the whole family and concerts in
    seven stages.

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Walking in Toronto
  • Toronto invites you to walk with its many parks
    and green areas, walkways, spacious and well
    maintained sidewalks and traffic lights
    programmed to give humans the ability to move
    without other help than himself valuable feet or
    device required for move independently.
  • Such is the importance of walking that, in May of
    2002, the city of Toronto issued an official
    document the Pedestrian. It states that in order
    for people to move from one place to another in a
    direct, convenient, safe and comfortable
    environment and require urban infrastructure
    designed to meet the need for travel.

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No matter if you have a stone in the middle
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You do not over a hundred feet off the ground
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You just walk
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And enjoy this wonderful city
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  • The End
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