Whistler

Getting a new adventurous perspective on life by zip lining in the mountains of Whistler for the Ford Bucket List Challenge.

Super Hero Bucket List Challenge with Ford Canada

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It’s not every day that you meet a genuine super-explorer, like Canadian Robin Esrock. Robin has travelled around the world, and is the author of The Great Global Bucket List. This colourful guide highlights unique travel experiences around the world.  I was thrilled by the invitation to meet Robin and learn of his curated custom bucket list challenge, in cooperation with Ford of Canada. But was I ready to take the Ford Bucket List Challenge with the new 2017 Ford Escape SUV? Well, of course! Along…

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Even if you aren't a skier or snowboarder, there are still plenty of ski-free family fun activities in Whistler Backcomb. From bouncing to ziplining, here are our tips for family friendly Whistler.

How to Enjoy Family-Friendly Fun in Whistler Beyond the Slopes

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There’s no denying the obvious, the ski season will soon be upon us. Even if you aren’t a skier or snowboarder, there are still plenty of ski-free family fun activities in Whistler to enjoy. From bouncing to ziplining – and snowflake-eating! – here are our slope side activity tips for family friendly Whistler, British Columbia. Family-Friendly Fun in Whistler Beyond the Slopes Escape! Whistler Escape! Whistler is a real-life gaming experience where you work as a team to escape from different scenarios by solving puzzles and…

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Pizza is one of Vancouver's best bets for kid and family dining

Kid and Family-Friendly Dining in Vancouver

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Food plays a big part of any family holiday or one-day trip outing. Children can be picky eaters at any age, and finding a family-friendly dining spot to suit all tastes and appetites can be a huge challenge. Vancouver is justly famous for its wide and affordable variety of dining out options. This multicultural mix has produced some of the best restaurants of their kind in North America. Here are some of our best bets and recommendations for kid friendly restaurants…

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Whether you want ski-in, ski-out, or a hotel pool with a view, here are six of the best Whistler hotels for families to stay and play this season.

Best Whistler Hotels for Families

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Whether you want to ski-in, ski-out, or are looking for the best hotel pool in the Village, the resort community of Whistler, British Columbia, has accommodation options for every family’s taste and budget. Our family has stayed in many of Whistler’s most fabulous hotel properties, and each one has its own charm and advantages. (Free wifi is standard throughout all of the hotels, so I haven’t listed it separately in each mini-review.)  Here are six of the best Whistler hotels for families…

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Whistler Ski Resort is a perfect choice for family fun in winter. Tips on what to do, where to stay, and where to dine in Whistler, British Columbia.

Family Fun in Whistler’s Winter Wonderland

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Living in Vancouver, the temptation to get away for a few days of skiing and snowboarding in nearby Whistler is ever present during the winter months. It’s only a 90-minute drive from downtown Vancouver, and just slightly longer from Vancouver International Airport. Whistler Blackcomb resort is consistently rated as one of the top ski resorts in the world, and even with its après caché, Whistler ski resort remains a super choice for your family’s next winter holiday. What to Do Whistler Kids – You’re…

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