When Jimi Hendrix was arrested at the Toronto International Airport in 1969 for possession of hashish, he tried to claim a crazed fan had slipped the drugs into his bag - and it actually worked. Hendrix was acquitted of all charges.
Last week the New York Times wrote their annual list and named the 52 Places to Go in 2016. Toronto is finally being recognized and was listed as #7 on the list with an honourable mention of The Junction neighbourhood. The New York Times recognized The Junction as being Toronto’s emerging stylish neighbourhood full of bars, live music and coffee shops.