Maid of the Mist

Things To Do And See At Niagara Falls, Part 2

Read Part 1 here. After Maid of the Mist and Cave of the Winds, we discovered there was another “behind the falls” excursion on the Canadian side.  Oddly, it’s called “Journey Behind The Falls”. Journey Behind The Falls: A 10 to 15-minute walk from the Sheraton, this is an actual excursion that goes behind the falls unlike Cave of the Winds.  We weren’t sure we wanted to spend the time to do a second similar trek but it ended up being well worth it.  We went earlier in the day (around […]

Things To Do And See At Niagara Falls, Part 1

We spent just a bit more than 2 days in the Niagara Falls area.  Ultimately, 3 days is probably ideal but we kept up a pretty good pace and managed to get through most of what we wanted to see. There are boat rides from both sides of the border.  We had read that the Maid of the Mist from the Canadian side was better, but both sides seemed to take the same route.  There were more boats available on the Canadian side, though, which meant it was quicker to […]