Residence - Pan Am

Pan Am Games – Toronto 2015: A Look Inside The Athletes’ Village

As someone who has lived in hotels, sometimes for years at a time, and has written innumerable articles on hotels of all varieties, many for The GATE, be they old and historic, small boutique hotels or brand new hotels--but one kind of temporary visitors residence I have never had the occasion to visit was an athletes' village like those constructed for Olympic Games or Pan Am Games--until now.
Christopher Heard

Ten years through The GATE

Things that have great meaning to you--be it personally or professionally (or both)--tend to show themselves at the time in a very humble and quiet way. It is through the passage of time, looking back, we can then see the full meaning and the full import of something that seemed a casual occurrence at the time. Such can be said of the ten solid years I have been working with Andrew Powell (creator and Editor-in-Chief) and The GATE.

Summer traditions in Toronto

I don't know about you, but I felt like we went through one of Toronto's worst springs this year, but the arrival of a summer where it's not blazing hot already has me feeling pretty optimistic about the next couple of months.
House of Cards season 2

Watch the ‘House of Cards’ season 2 teaser

Netflix has the perfect bloody Valentine planned for February 14 thanks to the return of House of Cards for the show's second season, which follows the hugely successful debut in 2013 on top of four Golden Globe nominations -- including for Best TV Series - drama, and three nods for actors Robin Wright, Kevin Spacey and Corey Stoll.
LG Pocket Photo 2.0

LG Pocket Photo 2.0 to debut at CES 2014

LG Electronics will debut a new, smaller Pocket Photo 2.0 mobile printer at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas next week, and it will feature a number of upgrades including a slimmer design, 313dpi printing, and a total of 30 prints per charge.