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*'''Timmins Transit''' - Efficient local transit system: Fares: Adults: $2.00, Students: $1.50, Seniors: $1.50, Children (9 Years of age and over): $1.50, Children (under 9 years of age): Free when accompanied by fare paying passenger[[http://www.timminstransit.ca/new/modules/content/index.php?id=4]].
  
 
==See==
 
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==Eat==
 
==Eat==
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===Budget===
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*'''A J Kitchen and Cafe''', 92 Pine Street - (705)267-1461
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===Mid-Range===
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*'''Fionn MacCool's Irish Pub''', 425 Algonquin Blvd E - (705)267-2100
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*'''Golden Dragon Restaurant''', 1 - 128 Third Ave - (705)268-8898
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*'''Casey's Timmins''', 760 Algonquin Blvd. East - (705)267-5467
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===Splurge===
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*'''Casablanca Steak & Seafood Restaurant''', 205 Pine Street S - (705)264-2232
  
 
==Drink==
 
==Drink==
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*'''Fionn MacCool's Irish Pub''', 425 Algonquin Blvd E Timmins - (705)267-2100
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==Sleep==
 
==Sleep==
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===Budget===
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*'''Super 8 Timmins''', 730 Algonquin Blvd. East - (705)268-7171
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===Mid-Range===
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*'''Howard Johnson Inn Timmins''', 1800 Riverside Drive - (705)267-6241
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===Splurge===
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*'''Cedar Meadows Resort''', 1000 Norman Street - (705)268-5800
  
 
==Get out==
 
==Get out==
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Timmins can be a good place to make your way to if you're looking to explore non-road access towns in Northern Ontario.  There are several airline carriers that can take you to regions that you can't drive to [[http://www.city.timmins.on.ca/old/Airlines.htm]].
  
 
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Revision as of 08:46, 21 February 2007

Timmins is a city in Ontario. The population is approximately 44,000 people. Timmins is one of the largest cities, area-wise, in Canada. The gold rush of 1909 earned Timmins the nickname of the “City with the Heart of Gold”. Mining continues to make up the majority of the city's economic base and mining tours are a main attraction.

Get in

By Bus

By Plane

  • Timmins Airport is a mini-hub for northern communities, and also has scheduled flights to Sudbury, Ottawa, and Toronto.

By Car

The easiest way in to Timmins is to make your way to North Bay if coming from the east or the south and head north on Highway 11. Timmins is approximately 350 kilometers north.

Get around

  • Timmins Transit - Efficient local transit system: Fares: Adults: $2.00, Students: $1.50, Seniors: $1.50, Children (9 Years of age and over): $1.50, Children (under 9 years of age): Free when accompanied by fare paying passenger[[2]].

See

  • Hollinger Park [3] for sporting facilities and concert venues.

Do

  • Timmins Multi-Cultural Festival, On the first Sunday of June, Timmins holds a multi-cultural festival celebrating its unique cultural diversity. Italian, Croatian, Polish, German, Scottish, Austrian, Finnish, Chinese, Filipino, and Native Cultures as well as many others join together to celebrate the diversity of the community.

Buy

Eat

Budget

  • A J Kitchen and Cafe, 92 Pine Street - (705)267-1461

Mid-Range

  • Fionn MacCool's Irish Pub, 425 Algonquin Blvd E - (705)267-2100
  • Golden Dragon Restaurant, 1 - 128 Third Ave - (705)268-8898
  • Casey's Timmins, 760 Algonquin Blvd. East - (705)267-5467


Splurge

  • Casablanca Steak & Seafood Restaurant, 205 Pine Street S - (705)264-2232

Drink

  • Fionn MacCool's Irish Pub, 425 Algonquin Blvd E Timmins - (705)267-2100


Sleep

Budget

  • Super 8 Timmins, 730 Algonquin Blvd. East - (705)268-7171

Mid-Range

  • Howard Johnson Inn Timmins, 1800 Riverside Drive - (705)267-6241

Splurge

  • Cedar Meadows Resort, 1000 Norman Street - (705)268-5800

Get out

Timmins can be a good place to make your way to if you're looking to explore non-road access towns in Northern Ontario. There are several airline carriers that can take you to regions that you can't drive to [[4]].

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