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I'm Claudia, an adventurous west coast gal and writer who loves to explore the world and travel with my family. This site shares adventure and family travel sanity tips, destination advice, and trip inspiration to create lifelong travel memories. We're here to help you plan and enjoy your travels, and stay ever curious.

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Winter is coming and Western Canadian ski resorts are stoked

This post is in partnership with Travel Mindset and Ski Canada. As summer gives way to the crisp days and cool nights of autumn, a skier’s mind turns to thoughts ...
The resort village of Whistler, Canada, is the perfect family holiday destination. A complete guide to the top 35 things to do in Whistler with kids all year round.

The Top 35 Things to Do in Whistler with Kids

I always get a kick out of walking through Whistler's pedestrian-only village center. It feels faintly European, with a mix of familiar retail shops, unique restaurants and local hangouts that ...
Vancouver winter family fun awaits on the three North Shore Mountains that form the backdrop to the city's ever-changing skyline. (via

How to Enjoy Vancouver Winter Fun on the North Shore Mountains

The North Shore Mountains that form the backdrop to Vancouver's ever-changing skyline are a big reason why this west coast city is considered one of the most beautiful and livable ...

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13 Spectacular RV Campgrounds in British Columbia

The popularity of camping in British Columbia has exploded. Whether it’s backcountry camping experiences, pitching a tent in one of BC Park’s campgrounds, or connecting an RV, campgrounds in BC ...
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Travelling with Food Allergies: life-saving tips

Being able to say a few words in a foreign language is a savvy travel skill. Everyone appreciates the effort to be addressed with familiar words, even if you’re making ...
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Where to Eat in Banff: the best restaurants in town

The great alpine landscapes that surround Banff, Alberta, inspire all-season outdoor adventures that create big mountain appetites. Fortunately, the bustling Banff National Park townsite is filled with excellent places to ...
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The Best Gifts for Families

The holiday season has begun. And we know it's going to be different for everyone this year, with an emphasis on spending time snuggled up close to home. If you're ...
The merry and harried days of Christmas have arrived. These six festive, family-friendly holidays events in Vancouver will help keep spirits bright. | christmas in vancouver

Christmas in Vancouver with kids: holiday attractions and activities

The bustle of the holidays is upon us, and yes, we know they're looking a little different this year. But the great news is that there are still many opportunities ...
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A discerning Guide to the best Hotels in Banff, Canada

The small mountain town of Banff packs a big accommodation punch when it comes to the choice of hotel properties. From hotels that accommodate all in the family to chic ...

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