Andrew Hind

Navy Hall

Overshadowed History at Navy Hall

Ontario is separated from the United States by the Niagara River that flows east between lakes Erie and Ontario, first through the mighty Niagara Falls and on b...

A Royal Welcome – Grand Duke Alexei’s Niagara Visit

Throngs of cheering and adoring people, each one eager to get closer to the Royal, to draw near enough to see his handsome face and perhaps even say hello, crowded the railway station in Niagara. The Royal waved casually and distractedly to the masse...

A Road Trip Through History

The 168 National Historic Sites managed by Parks Canada are places of profound importance to Canada. Each one tells its own story, representing an ill...
The history of Fort Mississauga

RELIC OF YESTERYEAR: Fort Mississauga

Niagara-on-the-Lake’s Fort Mississauga is a National Historic site, but unlike many Canadian fortresses of its era— Fort York in Toronto, Fort Henry in Kingston, and nearby Fort George—it hasn’t been restored nor is it a well-known tourist attraction...

Stars Come To Niagara

Over the years, among the 15 million annual visitors to Niagara Falls there have been a number of Hollywood legends. Often times, they sneak in with little fanf...

If These Walls Could Talk

Photography: Darren Creighton   Old buildings have stories to tell. Niagara-on-the-Lake’s The Old Courthouse, located at 26 Queen Street, has more than most. A National Historic Site and perhaps the most magnificent structure in this most ...
Andrew Hind

Andrew Hind

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A freelance writer who specializes in travel, history and lifestyle, and whom in addition to countless articles, has written over a dozen books on a wide range of topics.