When you hear waterfalls in Western New York, you likely think of Niagara Falls. Afterall, when most people come to Buffalo, they have another end destination in mind -- the Falls.

However, the City of Waterfalls is NOT Niagara Falls but another nearby area. With OVER 130 falls and cascades, Hamilton, Ontario is the REAL City of Waterfalls. In fact it is the waterfall capital of the world.

Hamilton is a part of the Niagara Escarpment, which also contains the Niagara Falls.

Let's take a look at some of the falls. (And yes, some of the falls get a little extra spotlight on special nights).

The City of Hamilton is less than two hours from Buffalo, NY.

Now for the waterfalls of Hamilton, ON, via CityofWaterfalls.ca: