Category Archives: Car Rental Ontario Travelling

Lexus asked Canadians to name the best roads for driving in Canada: Visit lexusroads.ca to see which made the top 15 list and vote for your favourite

TORONTO, ON. (December 20, 2013) – Lexus has always been obsessed with producing vehicles that give our guests excellence in vehicle design and performance. But for a driving experience to be truly remarkable, one needs both an exceptional car and the ideal place to drive it. In that spirit, we wanted to find out which […]

Five things you should know about Impaired Driving

The Commissioner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police has identified impaired driving as an organizational priority. The RCMP is committed to Canadians and ensuring their safety by increasing our efforts to prevent drinking and driving. Each year thousands of Canadians are injured or killed by impaired drivers. The RCMP asks you to drive safely and […]

What to do if you got a Traffic Ticket in Ontario – a friendly advice for the Car Rental Toronto 4U clients

If you are a newcomer or an Ontario visitor renting a car from the Car Rental Toronto 4U, you might not know what to do if you get pulled over by the police. Allow me to give you a friendly advice: First of all, don’t panic! Slow down, switch your turn signal on and pull […]

Explore Canada’s natural and historic treasures with Street View for Google Maps

In 2013 Parks Canada and Google began a two-year collaboration to document many of Canada’s most iconic national heritage places through the unique panoramic lens of Google Street View. The first year’s field season began in May at the Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site in NS and concluded at Pacific Rim National Park Reserve […]

Parks Canada on Google Maps

Ottawa, Ontario, November 20, 2013 – Breathtaking views of over 50 Parks Canada sites are on line: Parks Canada and Google are proud to launch a collection of magnificent and breathtaking panoramic images of the best that Canada has to offer. Over 50 national historic sites and national parks from coast to coast can now […]

Medical Insurance for those who rent a car in Toronto from Car Rental Toronto 4U

Got a visa to visit Canada? Congratulations! Your medical insurance is almost as important as the visa. If you are planning on travelling in Ontario, you have to realize that visitors are not covered by Ontario Health Insurance Plans – OHIP. It means visitors could end up facing significant out-of-pocket expenses if an illness or […]

OPP thanking motorists ahead of Festive R.I.D.E. campaign but not letting their guard down with impaired drivers

AURORA, ON, Nov. 18, 2013 – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is taking the rare step of thanking Ontario drivers ahead of their 2013 Festive R.I.D.E. (Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere) campaign for not driving impaired over the holidays and for helping them get impaired drivers off our roads. The reason for the early thank you […]

Drive Safe This Winter

Ministry of Transportation, November 14, 2013 – Ontario Government Committed to Keeping Roads Safe: As winter weather arrives across the province, Ontario is reminding drivers to be prepared for challenging driving conditions. Follow these simple and important road safety tips to help keep roads safe this winter: Be in the know. Check your local weather […]

Improving Highway 17 Infrastructure near Marathon

Ministry of Northern Development and Mines, November 14, 2013 – Ontario Government Strengthening Northern Economy, Creating Jobs: The Ontario government is creating 29 new jobs while preparing a section of Highway 17 east of Marathon for future improvements. A detour is being constructed around the Pic River Bridge near Marathon that will involve the installation […]

Car Rental Travelling in Ontario: The Thorold Tunnel

The Thorold Tunnel, located in in the city of Thorold, in the Niagara Region of Ontario, is an underwater tunnel, carrying Highway 58 underneath the Welland Canal. Built between 1965 and 1967, the tunnel is 840 metres in length. It consists of two separate tubes, each two lanes wide. The westbound side has a sidewalk […]