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Winter activities in the Barrie Area for non-skiers & snowboarders!

Although Barrie & its surrounding area is the place to be for your winter ski & snowboard adventures, not everyone is a fan of those activities. For those who fit into that category, you might be wondering what else there is to do in Barrie? Here are some of our best recommendations for alternative winter activities for non-skiers.
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Exploring photoshoot-worthy locations in Downtown Barrie

Whatever the occasion, whether it's for a family photoshoot, engagement shots, graduation pics or just some Instagram-worthy content, there are plenty of great spots in and around Downtown Barrie for you to not only capture but also explore! Experience the city's top sights while also having a great photoshoot (or two).
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Let your taste buds adventure the world from home in Barrie, Ontario!

One of the best parts of travelling to different parts of the world is all the great new foods there are to try. However, when travelling abroad isn't possible, there are still many great ways to experience these delicious foods from different cultures from home, here in Barrie! Let's get into some of the great food options available here in Barrie from cultures all around the world.
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A Coffee Lover's Guide to Barrie

Whether it's for a date, study session, to hang out with friends, on your way to work or to relax on your own, we've put together a coffee lover guide to make your search for the perfect cup of coffee in Barrie a little easier!
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How to spend an Ideal Guys Weekend in Barrie

Looking to plan a boys' weekend getaway? Look no further. Barrie is your place to be for a weekend of fun, food, drinks, and adventure! To help you with your planning, we've put together a weekend itinerary with some of our favourite boy's trip-worthy activities and experiences in our great city! Check it out!
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10 Great Vegetarian and Vegan Options in Barrie

Whether you've fully adopted a vegetarian or vegan diet or are just looking to try some new dishes, there are many delicious restaurant locations in Barrie offering fantastic meal options. Let's get into some of the great locations in Barrie offering vegetarian and vegan options! Give them a try!
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6 Ways to Make the Most of Your Fall in Barrie

Fall is here! The Barrie and Area is home to everything you might need to make most of the season. With everything from outdoor, indoor, and virtual activities, let's get into 6 ways you can be sure to make the most of this Fall in the Barrie & Area!
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The Ultimate Girls Weekend Itinerary for a Summer Getaway in Barrie

If you’re looking to find the ideal local destination for your next girl’s weekend, look no further. Barrie and its surrounding area has everything you’re looking for to relax, have fun with friends, and make great memories. Check out our itinerary of activities and outings for you and your friends to enjoy for a full weekend of fun!
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Brunch in Barrie Made Easy

Who doesn't love brunch? Whether it's on a weekday or the weekend, start your day off right with a brunch outing at one of our city's great options. Check out some of our favourites!
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