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Here are three exciting ways to escape this long weekend!

Idea 1: Full Service Resort Experience in New York’s 1000 Islands

Sometimes you need the kind of vacation where you can steal away to somewhere close to home and enjoy a full resort experience. This May – perfect for the long weekend – you can book a room at the 1000 Islands Harbor Hotel in Clayton, New York (4 hours from Toronto) at par.

For more information: http://www.1000islandsharborhotel.com/

Idea 2: Book a Last Minute Escape to Las Vegas

Vegas here we come! This is a great destination for a last minute escape. If you love to hit the slots, or if you are non-gambler, there is always something to see, do, eat and enjoy in Vegas.

For more information: http://www.expedia.ca/Las-Vegas.d178276.Destination-Travel-Guides 

Idea 3: Take to the Rails for Fun in Montreal

There is something so romantic about train travel, whether you are escaping for a couples getaway this long weekend or taking the kids to explore a new city. Via Rail has a lot of great packages for travel within Canada. Here’s one we selected for you, a Montreal escape package. This package is Toronto to Montreal.

For more information: http://www.trainpackages.ca/node/68505?departure=578007

If you want to stay close to home this long weekend, find new ways to explore your city. Brunch pairs well with antique shopping, hit the beach or find a shady spot in a park. Tourist spots are popular for a reason. Check out their online guides for special activities for the family.