I decided to take a 'between jobs' holiday prior to starting at Imago QA and visited both Boston and Toronto where I have friends currently working. For me, the highlights were:
I'm afraid I found the Niagara Falls a bit of a disappointment size wise, although seeing a pair of rainbows did make up for it. It was bitterly cold during my visit, which explains why I have more fond recollections of Boston.
If you are planning a trip, I recommend you remember the following: