about Toronto

Toronto, the capital of the province of Ontario, is a dynamic metropolis with a core of soaring skyscrapers, all dwarfed by the iconic, free-standing CN Tower. Identified as one of the most multicultural cities in the world, Toronto offers cultural, recreational and culinary experiences that can be enjoyed by everyone, along with green spaces, trails, an aquarium and a zoo.
July is in Toronto's mid-summer season. Average daily summer temperatures range between maximum 25°C and minimum 17°C (77°F to 63°F). As Toronto's hottest month, bring clothing that will keep you cool, sunglasses and a light jacket or sweater for cooler evenings (and air conditioned venues). Visit the following links for more information on weather and/or what to bring.
The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) provides subway, streetcar, and bus service within the City of Toronto. York University is located in the north-west quadrant of Toronto, with easy access to downtown (30 minutes) available by the subway. Please visit ttc.ca for more information.
Things to do
Located on Lake Ontario, Toronto is located near wine country, within ninety minutes to Niagara Falls, the Famous Shaw Festival, and the American border. The Niagara region offers the arts, wonderful food and wine as well as recreational opportunities for everyone.  Visit the following links to discover what activities you can do in Toronto as well as for children's activities in Toronto.