The Emerald City sparkles during the holiday season. Tips on celebrating the holidays in Seattle with taste, style and fun for all ages. | thetravellingmom.ca

Things to do for Christmas in Seattle

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Seattle sparkles during the holiday season. Whether you’re up for an action-packed day trip or a longer weekend in the Emerald City, there’s so many things to do for Christmas in Seattle, Washington, with kids or without offers some serious west coast holiday fun. Seattle is just a 2+ hour drive from Vancouver, British Columbia, and a 3+ hour drive from Portland, Oregon. Seattle has great hotels, restaurants, spas, and let’s not forget those shopping opportunities (Hello Nordstrom! HELLO Nordstrom Rack!)….

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How to Plan a Delicious Day Trip to Langley, British Columbia

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With a mix of urbanity and country living, the Township of Langley is perfectly suited to a leisurely day of exploration. I mean, who doesn’t love a day in the country, am I right? Located just 45 minutes east of Vancouver, Langley features authentic farm experiences, beautiful natural trails and parks, excellent restaurants and wonderful shopping. Here’s how to plan a perfect, and perfectly delicious, day to trip to Langley, British Columbia. Things to do in Langley, British Columbia Enjoy…

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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

Seven ways to celebrate Christmas in Vancouver with kids

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The bustle of the holidays is upon us. Happily, there are so many festive Christmas events in Vancouver for locals and visitors to enjoy that spirits will be bright all season long. Gather up the troops for a day of family fun and festive play with these seven spots to celebrate Christmas in Vancouver with kids and families. Where to Celebrate Christmas in Vancouver with Kids Aurora Winter Festival Journey to the North Pole to explore mystical worlds, live entertainment, and…

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5 Ways to Rekindle Romance at Whistler Cornucopia

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The late fall on the west coast of Canada can be a dark and stormy time of year. There’s driving rain, wind that blasts the last leaves off of trees, and it’s dark early. Like really early, we’re talking 4:00 PM. It can all wear a parenting couple down just as the stress of the holidays approach. Our solution is for couples to escape the wind-driven rain and grey skies by planning romantic, culinary-focused weekend getaway from it all at…

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Tips to Enjoy the Magic of Vallea Lumina Whistler

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The magic of illumination is making the forest north of Whistler shine bright into that good dark night. The Vallea Lumina Whistler spectacle brings light into the darkness of the mountain forests year round in British Columbia’s biggest ski resort community. Vallea Lumina Night Walks is a multi-media experience of magical illumination, stories and music, located at the base Cougar Mountain. It’s an ethereal and entertaining experience that will wow visitors of every age. Vallea Lumina Whistler Night Walk The…

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