Kingston The Essential
Formerly the capital of the province of Canada, Kingston owes its political and economic development to its location at the northeast tip of Lake Ontario, where the Cataraqui and St Lawrence Rivers meet. Today, the city is well-known tourist destination, inseparable from the Thousand Islands and the picturesque Rideau Lake district. Lakeside parks are a common feature of the landscape.
This fort (1837) was reinforced to guard