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MAKING IT EASY

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MAKING IT EASY

We're excited to be collaborating with #MPI on the upcoming #WorldEducationCongress in Toronto. We have a suite of local #adventures for delegates to enjoy. Send us a direct message to get your discount code. Space is limited.

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THE HUSTLE CONTINUES

THE HUSTLE CONTINUES

We try not to play favorites or talk politics but my colleagues in the local travel and tourism industry should give this piece three minutes of your time. The timing couldn't be any worse. Where is the regional leadership here? I can only assume that bricks and mortar businesses, as well as landmark cultural and historic locations will be forced to revisit their 2019/20 marketing plans.

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ON THE RUN

ON THE RUN

Contemporary construction technology allows cities to change their physical appearance very quickly. Especially urban centres like Toronto where there's abundant opportunity for realestate development. But often when changes to the physical composition occur, elements of our collective history are erased forever. While designing the experience for the upcoming Unlockthecity blackhistorymonth game, I happened upon this rundown hotel that was once the hideout for Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassin.

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LANDMARKS AND LEGENDS

LANDMARKS AND LEGENDS

Something very exciting is happening this week. Business trips and local research. On the event horizon are a series of #Unlockthecity games we're designing for #blackhistorymonth in February. What you see here is the legendary concert space El Mocambo. Though gifted performers like #MuddyWaters, #theRollingStones and #U2 played here, the building was once a sanctuary for escaped slaves who traveled on the Underground Railroad in the 1800's.    

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YOUR NEXT ADVENTURE

YOUR NEXT ADVENTURE

Let's play a game and experience the best the city has to offer. Up for grabs are valuable prize packages from the folks at VIA Rail Canada, Enterprise CarShare and Totum Life Science. - Save the date and start the new year on the right foot. On Sunday December 30th, 2018 twenty qualifying teams will explore Toronto in a test of street smarts, problem-solving and #teamwork. Do you wanna play? - The #Unlockthecity game is leveling up to create an experience that rewards rapid cultural immersion. The #game is trying to solve a problem - make learning and the acquisition...

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