Beautiful BC offers incredible natural & cultural diversity from spectacular Kootenay Rockies to vibrant buzz of Vancouver & many things to do, be it skiing at Whistler or whale watching in Victoria
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Local Tip This east Kootenay location is absolutely beautiful in any season--and if you visit in winter, there are two warming cabins along the trails with wood stoves and firewood. A welcome break for warming up your...
Local Tip The 1920's living-history theme with costumed interpreters is a fun way to learn about Kilby's success in the Fraser Valley--and the farm animals are not just enjoyed by the children, but by all the 'big kids'...
Incorporated on April 26, 1886, Vancouver, British Columbia is a relatively young city on the global scale. Nevertheless, the region is culturally...more »
Summers in British Columbia are beautiful, particularly in...more »
Solo travel in a congested, overpopulated country is one thing; going it alone in a kayak in the vast aquatic wilderness of the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, off the west coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia is quite...more »
My brother and I are silent as our boat slowly drifts past the tall wooden towers tucked in the treeline. They rise above the forest floor, just above the reach of the local black bears, protecting...more »
If there is romance and mystery in old photographs, how much more so in an old dusty hotel, or in an authentic ghost town set back into the hills?...more »
Your heart is pounding. Your hands? Decidedly sweaty. You...more »
The Abbotsford International Airshow is the Grand-daddy of Aviation events in Western Canada. "Canada's National Airshow" is held every year on the 2nd weekend of August. The Airshow main events are the flying acts which are headlined by the world-famous Canadian Forces Snowbirds- a 9-plane synchronized demonstration team. Jet acts,... more »
Shambhala Music Festival began in the summer of 1998 when approximately 500 people gathered at the Salmo River Ranch. Over the years, the festival grew organically by word of mouth – friends bringing friends to create a community built upon Shambhalove. In 2010, for the first time, we reached our 10,000 guest capacity. In 2011, the festival... more »
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