Simu Liu is a proudly Toronto-raised actor and author. He is widely known for his roles as Shang-Chi in Marvel’s Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, as well as...
Indigenous social media content creator Santee Siouxx enjoys celebrating Indigenous worldview and identity with her followers. Growing up in Dakota Tipi and Wikwemikong, she is proud to call Toronto her home away from home.
Santee Siouxx is passionate about inspiring others to have shared lived Toronto experiences, whether visiting short-term or making the move long-term. She believes Toronto is a multicultural city that everyone can enjoy!
Santee Siouxx's Top Toronto Picks
Favourite Toronto neighbourhood: Kensington Market, because it's home to the Pow Wow café. They serve my favourite Indian Tacos! Yum!
Secret Toronto spot: Iconic Toronto skyline views at Jennifer Kateryna Koval’s’kyj Park. Also known as the Polson Pier skyline view, the park is located at the very end of Polson St.
What should someone buy for the ultimate Toronto souvenir? Indigenous jewelry and art. Hundreds of incredibly talented Indigenous artists live and work in Toronto and all over Ontario. Small markets and gift shops will have local art. When looking for any First Nations art, ensure you are shopping for locally made products, not imported goods produced in a factory.
Nick Liu is the critically-acclaimed chef and owner of DaiLo, a Toronto restaurant specializing in "New Asian" cuisine.
Mariah Amber is the multi-hyphenate in-arena host for the Toronto Raptors, a former NBA dancer, and a mentor to young women in the sports industry.