Black History Learning Resources

Black History Learning Resources

If you recently attended our Black Presence in Berlin walking tour you might be interested in these resources for further reading and learning about Black History in Canada, Ontario and Waterloo Region. Peggy Plet, writer, researcher and guide for Black Presence in...
We’re still SRTOLLING this winter!

We’re still SRTOLLING this winter!

Every business loathes making these updates and announcements about changes in hours, services and closures… I’m sure you are tired of reading them too! On January 3, 2022, the Ontario Government returned to a temporary, modified “Step Two of the...
Thanks for a fantastic year

Thanks for a fantastic year

Ok, maybe fantastic year isn’t the adjective you would expect to describe 2021, but in my case, it is quite true. Thanks to your incredible support between July and December 31st – not to mention your voracious curiosity and ongoing search for outdoor...
Deep thoughts in Mount Hope Cemetery

Deep thoughts in Mount Hope Cemetery

HOBBY, PEACE-MAKING. Grave marker in Mount Hope Cemetery for Wilfried H. Schiedel b. Feb 23, 1894, d. Feb 4, 1921, age 27. A hobby of ‘Peace-making’ is carved below his name and dates. This is what happens on our Mount Hope Cemetery walking tour… people...
Stroll gift certificates are back!

Stroll gift certificates are back!

A gift certificate for a Stroll Walking Tour ticks all the boxes: environmentally friendly, fun hyperlocal experience, quick and easy to purchase, electronic or personal delivery and, quick & easy to use! Make your Stroll Gift Certificate purchase...
We’re ready to Stroll again!

We’re ready to Stroll again!

After a six month hiatus without our guided, hyperlocal walking tours to keep you active and outdoors in Waterloo Region, I’m ready to host our Strolls with you again! In accordance with the phased re-opening of businesses in Ontario, ‘Tour and Guides...
Stroll in VR land

Stroll in VR land

Want a VR sneak peak of what you might see on a Stroll walking tour? This spring I had the opportunity to work with the team from Ballinran Entertainment, an interactive video studio based in Stratford, Ontario. Their team created a video series called Virtual...

Stroll on pause… again

In fact, I didn’t even reopen in February when the winter lockdown was lifted. The case counts and infection rates stayed very high in Waterloo Region and I decided to take the wait and see approach. On April 3, 2021 the government of Ontario implemented another...