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This Ontario city was ranked #2 for summer affairs in Canada

As we kick off the start of summer, things are heating up from coast to cast in more ways than one.

As we kick off the start of summer, things are heating up from coast to cast – and not for obvious reasons.

As the days grow longer and the allure of summer intensifies, Canadians are embracing the heat in more ways than one. With its reputation as one of the world's most progressive countries, Canada has embraced the appeal of non-monogamy. More and more Canadians are boldly venturing beyond the traditional confines of monogamous relationships, exploring the vast possibilities that lie beyond.

Just in time for the arrival of summer, Ashley Madison, the world's leading married dating site, has released its highly anticipated annual list of Canada's top 20 cities for summer affairs. This intriguing ranking sheds light on the hotspots where non-monogamy is thriving, with a combination of familiar destinations and exciting newcomers making their mark.

Here are the key highlights from this year's list that will undoubtedly ignite curiosity and intrigue:

  • For the third consecutive summer, St. John's, NL claims the coveted top spot as the country's premier hot spot for non-monogamy. The vibrant energy of this coastal city, coupled with its welcoming atmosphere, has solidified its reputation as a go-to destination for those seeking romantic adventures outside of traditional relationships.
  • Meanwhile, Ontario's own Barrie, ON has experienced a remarkable leap, skyrocketing from #10 in 2022 to claim the impressive #2 position on this year's list. Something in the enchanting waters of Lake Simcoe seems to have stirred the passions of its residents, igniting a fervour for exploration and connection.
  • In addition to the familiar faces, this year's list welcomes back two intriguing cities that last appeared in 2021: Oshawa, ON secures the #13 spot, while Hamilton, ON proudly claims the #20 position. These cities have reemerged onto the scene, ready to tempt and entice those seeking thrilling escapades.

Canada's Top Spots for Non Monogamy:

  1. St. John's, NL
  2. Barrie, ON
  3. Fredericton, NB
  4. Guelph, ON
  5. Kitchener-Waterloo, ON
  6. Edmonton, AB
  7. Kingston, ON
  8. Saskatoon, SK
  9. London, ON
  10. Calgary, AB
  11. Vancouver, BC
  12. Kelowna, BC
  13. Oshawa, ON
  14. Regina, SK
  15. Winnipeg, MB
  16. Victoria, BC
  17. Windsor, ON
  18. Sherbrooke, QC
  19. Abbotsford, BC
  20. Hamilton, ON


So, as summer beckons and the allure of romance fills the air, Canada's sexiest cities await those ready to embrace the possibilities that lie beyond the realm of monogamy.

Rankings are based on the number of sign-ups to between June 20, 2022, to September 22, 2022, on a per capita basis.