Toronto, multicultural masterpiece

Toronto (read here more news about Toronto) is the largest city in Canada and one of the most cosmopolitan in the world. The city has over 20 miles of shoreline as it sits along Lake Ontario while it is intersected by three rivers.

The city’s humid subtropical climate means that it has warm, humid summers and cold winters

Among the sites worth visiting are the CN Tower which dominates the city’s skyline and is a tourist hub. Spadina House, the Casa Loma, and Wychwood Park are historic neighbourhoods.

Other interesting places to visit include the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto Zoo, The Art Gallery of Ontario, Gardiner Museum, Bata Shoe Museum, Museum of Inuit Art, Toronto Sculpture Garden, and the Aga Khan Museum.

The Toronto International Film Festival is staged in the city each year as is the Canadian National Exhibition at the Exhibition Place.

Performing arts are very important to the city and worth seeing are the National Ballet of Canada, the Canadian Opera Company and the Toronto Symphony Orchestra.

Toronto’s best restaurants include 7 West Café which serves food in a laid-back atmosphere, The Peartree which serves ethnic delights, and the Ethiopian spot Nunu.


James Gandolfini movie to be released in posthumously in september

Enough Said” one of the final movies made by Sopranos star James Gandolfini before he died from a heart attack in June, is to be released in September.

A poster of the film starring Gandolfini and Julia Louis-Dreyfus of Seinfeld fame star has been released. In the film directed by Nicole Holefcener, Gandolfini plays the ex-husband of Louis-Dreyfus’ new best friend who she just happens to have fallen in love with.

The film will premiere at the Toronto International Film FestivalMeanwhile, another film, “Animal Rescue” the final film shot by Gandolfini, is currently in post-production.

The film was shot in Brooklyn, New York in the final eight weeks before Gandolfini died in Italy from a heart attack on June 19. In the Fox Searchlight Picture, Gandolfini plays a bar owner in the crime drama which also stars Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace.

No release date has been announced but 2014 is most likely.

Gandolfini won three Emmy Awards, Two Golden Globes, and three Screen Actors Guild Awards for Best Actor for the role of Tony Soprano on the long-running HBO mafia drama.

He died at age 51 while on vacation in Rome with his 13 year old son. He left behind wife of five years, Deborah Lin