I went for a high tea at the Windsor Arms Hotel to celebrate the launch of HAILO in Toronto and oh-my-gawd it was glorious! I was picked up by a bright yellow HAILO cab, then dropped off at the Windsor Arms, where I joined a few others to hear all about the awesomeness that is Hailo Taxi Service
Once an enclave for several, now, well known icons of Canadian music – Gordon Lightfoot, Joni Mitchell, Neil Young to name just a few – who would gather and play in the area’s many coffee houses, Yorkville has been transformed from hippie to hip.
We’ve gone to the Windsor Arms (18 Saint Thomas Street – Toronto, Ontario) twice so far, once for brunch a month or so ago, and once for dinner. Brunch was much easier to photograph, unfortunately dinner had a bit too much mood lighting to be conducive to pretty pictures.