Book a Blainville car rental early to save big. Kingston is a beautiful Canadian city that you can visit in Frotenac County, in the province of Ontario. A French explorer, named Rene Robert Cavelieur, also known as LaSalle, was the founder of Kingston, in 1673. He needed a fur trading post and named it Fort Cataraqui and later Fort Frotenac. In 1838, Kingston was incorporated as a town and in 1846, as a city. It was amalgamated with Pittsburgh Township in 1998 to form the current Kingston, which is also the county seat of Frotenac County.
In present Kingston is nicknamed Limestone City. Its motto is "Antiquitate Civilitate Humanitate" and comes from Latin, meaning "A Civil and Creative Community with a Proud Past". It has 123,000 residents and an area of 450 square kilometers. Visit Kingston and you will surely love its great points of interest.
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Top Attractions within Kingston
The Grand Theater is a historical building of Kingston and still is, in present, one of the main venues of the city. It opened to public in 1902 as Grand Opera House and it was closed only for short periods, between 1936 and 1938 and since 1961 until 1966. The main theater has almost 800 seats and this Kingston attraction is one of the most important cultural venues of the city.
Atomica is one top restaurant of Kingston. It is located downtown, near a historic square and offers delicious courses in a lovely ambiance. This eatery offers dishes of the international cuisine and is specialized in gourmet pizza. It also has a great wine bar that we recommend you to try if you decide to pay it a visit while traveling through Kingston.
Chez Piggy is another top notch restaurant of Kingston. It opened in 1979 and is a family business that is considered a great attraction of Kingston that food lovers should not miss. The eatery is also known by locals as "the pig" and although it has a large loyal fan base, it continues to attract clients. Try Cha Gio Salad and Soupe de Poisson Nicoise.