Windsor and Essex County are located in Canada’s southernmost region in the Province of Ontario on the same latitude as northern California and southern Italy. The City of Windsor is situated one mile across from the United States and Detroit, Michigan on the world’s busiest international border crossing. Comprised of nine municipalities, the 100 Mile Peninsula extends from Lighthouse Cove on Lake St. Clair, along the shoreline to Wheatley on Lake Erie, and includes Lakeshore, Tecumseh, Windsor, LaSalle, Essex, Amherstburg, Kingsville, Leamington and Pelee Island. Visit•Tour•Learn
Where The Heck Is The 100 Mile Peninsula?
It’s one of Ontario’s Southwest’s oldest towns and I’m showing you the perfect weekend itinerary in Amherstburg, Ontario!
Kingsville is the perfect destination for the self-professed foodie. There’s a wide array of restaurants and food establishments in town, fresh produce grown in green houses nearby, and wineries in the surrounding area.
Plan a weekend getaway to the town of Lakeshore, Ontario using this weekend itinerary! The town of Lakeshore is located about a 30-minute drive east of Windsor and is the perfect getaway for those who love outdoor activities.
For the ultimate weekend in LaSalle, Ontario, check out this 2-day itinerary! Located just outside of Windsor, Ontario, along the Detroit River, LaSalle is a vibrant waterfront community in the Windsor-Essex Region.
For the ultimate weekend getaway to Tecumseh, Ontario, check out this 2-day itinerary! Located just east of Windsor, Ontario along the south shores of Lake St. Clair, Tecumseh’s history dates back to the late 18th century. It’s that perfect blend of small town charm with big city amenities, and offers a wide range of outdoor recreational activities including the only disc golf course west of St. Thomas. It’s the ideal weekend getaway for those who love spending time outdoors.