The name of the blog is ‘Waynie Walks the TDot’ and finally it looks as if some ideal walking weather may have hit Toronto therefore I must take advantage!
Last year, in an effort to be healthier, I challenged myself to do some long distance walking as I am not much of a gym person. So opted to walk TTC subway lines last summer. I walked the RT line, Finch to Union and even Kipling all the way down to Kennedy! While that was a mission it felt soooo good and it was a neat way to explore and discover the city I love!
This year, my challenge is to walk streetcar line routes! This past weekend I started with the Bathurst line and followed that with the Spadina line. All in all, it was about a 9K walk and I stopped off by the Waterfront to take in the beautiful day.
In case you may wonder if I walk for monetary gain and such, I do not, I merely do it because there is more to Toronto outside of my immediate neighbourhood so why not explore it, walk about while staying healthy in the process. Learn about places and people that are new to you!
Here are some pictures from my adventures over the weekend.
So we begin off at Bathurst Station…
The iconic Toronto landmark…Honest Ed’s!
Good ol Sneaky Dee’s on Bathurst and Queen!
Random shot of a Streetcar and CN Tower near Bathurst and King
Soldiers on Bathurst and Fleet St.
The old Tip Top Factory…now lofts…where members of my family once worked back in the day!
Fort York Armoury
Let’s Go to The EX!
Check out the view at Toronto Music Garden at Harbourfront, picturesque is an understatement.
You got to love the Tall ships you can find by the Toronto Waterfront!
HTO Park…A nice way to cool down in the summer.
Now enterting Chinatown!
As the summer progresses, I aim to do even more walks and see more of our fair city.
Walk it out people,