A 160-foot-tall clock tower marks the spot for Erin Mills Town Centre, where you’ll find more than 170 stores offering everything from jewellery and electronics to housewares and sporting goods.TOP SHOPS The Bay (905-820-8300), Sears (905-607-2300) and Zellers (905-828-9975) are the three pillars of this abundant shopping emporium. Tried-and-true favourites are here, including the all-Canadian Roots (905-569-3988) and fashion-forward Guess (905-569-9993). Teens and tweens flock to American Eagle Outfitters (905-569-3080) and Aéropostale (905-569-1826) for trendy and casual clothing, while young professionals can get attired for the office at RW & Co. (905-607-5023) or H&M (905-608-1606). Treat your sweet tooth to a chocolate hedgehog at Purdy’s (905-608-8822) or a signature cameo chocolate at Laura Secord (905-569-7136). Comfort in a cup can be found at Teaopia (905-607-2210), which carries a wide variety of loose-leaf teas from around the world.FUEL UP Have a feast at The Pickle Barrel (905-828-4344), a two-storey family restaurant with a kids’ menu as well as healthy, low-carb options for mom and dad. If you’re craving flavours of the Orient, head to Spring Rolls (905-607-7655) for its famous Pad Thai and mango salad—as well as pho and Shanghai noodles—or to Axia (905-608-2942) for pan-Asian cuisine from Japan, Korea, Vietnam, Thailand and China.GET HERE 5100 Erin Mills Pkwy. (at Highway 403 and Eglinton Avenue), 905-569-1981.