Here are 10 "secret" things that you might not know existed in Toronto.
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Tickets for the opening ceremony, which will feature a performance by Cirque du Soleil, range between $100 and $350. The sporting events themselves, on the other hand, are mostly less than $50, with some events starting at $20. You can visit Toronto2015.org to make your ticket requests. The games take place between July 10 and 26, 2015.
Look at a photo of Toronto from space, and you'll quickly understand that Toronto's ravine system spreads out, artery-like, from four main sources: the Don, the Humber, and the Rouge rivers as well as Highland Creek. At once hidden and a profound element of the city's collective consciousness, Toronto's ravines continue to serve as sanctuaries to which we temporarily retreat from the near-constant buzz of city life.