Recent Coverage

The buzz about Hamilton has been growing louder and with good reason.  Find out why with this list of recent coverage.


How World Travel Inspired a Small-Town Motorcycle Café – shopify

Steeltown Garage Co. is featured in this inspiring story of world travel, adventure, and settling down in Hamilton to start a unique must-visit business.


Farmers Market Birks ClockHamilton, gastronomique et historique – LeDevoir

French language readers can now read all about Hamilton’s culture and culinary scene with these travel features in Le Devoir and L’Express newspapers.


Overview of dishes12 Tasty Restaurants You Must Try in Hamilton, Ontario – Food Network Canada

Create your culinary bucket-list from this handy review of tasty restaurants.

10 Best Towns Outside Niagara Falls – Expedia

Check out the number one destination in this Expedia list of top places to visit near Niagara Falls.

The Eat ListThe 15 best restaurants in Hamilton and 15 awesome things to do in Hamilton – TimeOut Magazine

Time Out recently visited Hamilton to check out some of our city’s leading restaurants and attractions.

EDAC Award – Economic Developers Association of Canada

New Tourism Hamilton brand wins Economic Developers Association of Canada Award

Hamilton chefs Barry Ashpole and John ForcierHamilton’s Restaurant Row – EatNorth

Eat North visited Hamilton to take a bite out of ‘Restaurant Row’ along beautifully restored King William Street.

Photo by Dong KimChef Vittorio Colacitti expands his Hamilton network with Shaolin and Taqueria Marina – EatNorth

Eat North features exciting new restaurant ventures by Chef Vittoriio Colacitti on James Street North.

How to spend 48 hours in Hamilton – blogTO

BlogTO recently visited Hamilton and shares how to spend a seriously fun filled 48 hours in the city.

True North familyA Family Getaway in Hamilton – True North Family

Follow along as this travel-loving crew explores Hamilton’s most family-friendly attractions. Kid (and parent) approved.

Bosch Bus Cinq attraits cool à voir à Hamilton – L’Express

Hamilton est une ville surprenante qui propose des attraits excitants. Que ce soit pour une escapade d’une journée ou une fin de semaine, cette cité a b2eaucoup à offrir.

Aberdeen Tavern The Best Places to Travel in 2018 – WestJet Magazine

Hamilton makes top-ten list of international destinations in WestJet Magazine’s Where to Go in 2018 with a feature on the city’s culinary scene and 10 dishes that make a visit worth the trip.

St JamesFive Places to Go in Hamilton, Ontario – New York Times
The New York Times visits Hamilton’s James Street North neighbourhood, “which is percolating with a vibrant art scene, inventive farm-to-table restaurants, edgy start-ups and cool shops. Visitors, once a rarity, are descending on the city, too.”

HambrgrWhy restaurant veterans are ditching Toronto for HamiltonGlobe and Mail
A look at the flow of restauranteurs who have followed the artists leaving Toronto for new opportunities in Hamilton “in hopes of a better work-life balance, more affordable housing and room to grow. And what they are discovering is a city with plenty of ground-floor opportunities.”

The Wild12 Things to Eat, See and Do This September, from Vancouver to MontrealEnRoute Magazine
A look at Hamilton’s newer festival, retail and culinary offerings.

Eat, Drink, and See Art Near TorontoDestination Canada
Canada’s  national tourism marketing agency features Hamilton among the drive-worthy destinations for international visitors to Toronto .


Saint JamesA Coffee Drinker’s Guide to Hamilton, OntarioSprudge
Portland based coffee news and culture leader Sprudge Magazine explores Hamilton’s piping hot coffee scene.

Birthday Party at Dundurn National Historic SiteRenaissance MenuOn the Up Magazine
On the Up Magazine visits Hamilton to explore the roots – and future – of the city’s culinary scene.

The Mule9 Canadian Travel Destinations That Rival U.S. Hot SpotsFlare Magazine
Flare Magazine subs Brooklyn for Hamilton is this list of Canadian travel destinations that rival U.S. counterparts.

Hamilton bridge10 Cities That Are About To Be Famous… AgainHuffington Post
Hamilton makes list of fascinating international destinations poised for a comeback and worth a visit.



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