British Columbia

Plan a memorable family vacation with Shuswap houseboat rentals in the houseboating capital of the world, Sicamous, British Columbia. Shuswap Lake houseboating.

How to Plan the Best Summer Houseboat Holiday

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If you’ve done the road trip, been to Italy, rented that oceanfront cottage, and waited in those Disney lines (not once but five times?!), perhaps it’s time to think about a new summer holiday plan for the family. Think lazy days floating on the beautiful blue waters of Shuswap Lake in Canada’s sun-splashed north Okanagan region. Think about Shuswap houseboat rentals in the houseboating capital of the world, Sicamous, British Columbia. It sounds idyllic, doesn’t it? Our family had talked…

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It's time to focus on self-care and reboot your fitness regime at the Beauty and the Beach wellness retreat at Long Beach Lodge in Tofino, Canada.

How to Reboot Your Fitness at Long Beach Lodge in Tofino

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My thighs were burning. I hadn’t run in ages, and here I was trotting on the wet sand of Cox Bay beach in Tofino. Huffing and puffing, I came to a stop in front of Michele, our trainer. “Welcome to the Beauty and the Beach Wellness Retreat at Long Beach Lodge!,” she said, grinning. Fortunately, I wasn’t alone in my lack of breath. We were a group of ten women and one man, getting our fitness on, on the far…

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Embrace the magic of the night at Vallea Lumina Whistler, British Columbia. Explore hidden wonders and wind through enchanted forests during the night walk.

The Night Shines Brightest at Vallea Lumina Whistler

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The magic of illumination is making the forest north of Whistler shine bright into that good night. The  Vallea Lumina Whistler spectacle brings light into the darkness of the mountain forests north of the ski resort community. Vallea Lumina Night Walks is a multi-media experience of light, sounds and music set at the base Cougar Mountain.   Wondering where to stay in Whistler? Check out our choices for the best budget and uber-luxe Whistler hotels. Vallea Lumina Night Walk The…

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Forest bathing in Vancouver is easy and accessible to health conscious travellers. All you need is a pair of walking shoes and desire to get back to nature.

The Most Serene Spots for Forest Bathing in Vancouver

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When is a walk in the woods not just a walk in the woods? When it’s forest bathing, of course. Forest bathing, also known as forest therapy, is a practice that involves a slow walk in the woods while taking in the sights, sounds, smells, feel and even tastes of your surroundings. Forest bathing in Vancouver, Canada, is highly accessible to visitors and residents. All you need is a pair of walking shoes and a desire to get in touch…

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Spending BC Family Day in Vancouver is the perfect way to explore and enjoy the best of the what this west coast city has to offer - inside, outdoors and all around the metro region.

21 Ways to Enjoy Winter Fun in Vancouver

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Nothing lifts the spirits more than looking forward to another holiday. That thought certainly keeps me going on those dark, rainy Vancouver days. The annual BC Family Day long weekend in February is a great way to enjoy family time, whether at home, in town, or at your nearest ski resort. Here are 21 ways to enjoy an epic BC family day in Vancouver – inside, outside, and all around this fair city. 21 Ways to Enjoy BC Family Day…

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