British Columbia

British Columbia

Get off the Beaten Path in Golden, British Columbia

Photo © Golden BC Tourism Just a short drive across the border into the heart of the Canadian Rockies, you will find the mountain adventure town of...

Family Fun at Harrison Hot Springs Resort

Photo © Harrison Hot Springs Resort Check out Harrison Hot Springs Resort & Spa - when planning a family summer getaway, we believe parents are...

Shopping’s Best Kept Secret: Nelson, B.C.

by Allen Cox | Photo © Allen Cox Ask any traveler visiting tucked-away Nelson in British Columbia’s Kootenay Rockies why they are there, and you’ll...

Kelowna, B.C’s Bourgeoning Culinary Scene

by Michelle Winner | Photo © Salted Brick Kelowna—which began life as a fur trade settlement, then graduated to a gold rush boomtown, and, when that...

Whistler-Blackcomb’s PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola

Photo © Paul Morrison Does the thought of gliding through the air on the highest and longest unsupported gondola lift in the world send a...

Your Guide to Aquavit

by Allen Cox Those familiar with aquavit, a spirit that originated in Scandinavia, may have romantic notions of Vikings in horned helmets raising mugs of...

Best Kept Secret Museums

by Heather Larson | Photo © Beaty Biodiversity Museum Several well-known museums flourish in the Northwest, but let’s not overlook those that fall under the radar. These...

Make a Difference by Birding

by John Geary | Photo © John Geary Bird-watching provides a window into the wild, and, with all its habitat diversity, B.C.’s Lower Mainland offers numerous opportunities...

ROX Rocks in Richmond

Photo © Hans Tammemagi A new interactive sports attraction, the Richmond Olympic Experience, or ROX, opened in late 2015 in Richmond, B.C. Because the museum is...

Find a Stormy Hideaway at Black Rock Resort

Photo © Black Rock Resort Storm watching is a popular winter activity attracting travelers from around the world to Ucluelet and Tofino on Vancouver Island’s Wild...

Waterfront Wedding Destinations

by Nancy Mueller | Photo © Sun Valley Resort When it comes to magical wedding locations, waterfront destinations rank high on the list. From lakefront to oceanfront...

Editor’s Picks: Outdoor Adventure

by Allen Cox | Photo © Methow Valley Photography with contribution by Kristen Pope On days when you’re tempted to snuggle under a cozy blanket next to...

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