Author Archives: Katrina Martin

Hiking in the British Columbia Forest

6 Reasons You Should Definitely Visit North Vancouver

Table of Contents North Shore Spirit Trail Deep Cove Lynn Canyon Rice Lake  Lonsdale Quay Shipyards Brewery District  #1 North Shore Spirit Trail Similar to Downtown Vancouver’s seawall, the North Shore Spirit Trail is a 35km greenway that winds along … Read More

Couple holding hands at sunset

11 Romantic Date Ideas in Vancouver

Table of Contents Dinner at Prospect Point Capilano Suspension Bridge Cocktails at Prohibition  Sunset at Quarry Rock  Food Tour at Granville Island  VanDusen Botanical Garden  Skating at Robson Square Vancouver Art Gallery Dessert at Vancouver Lookout Tower  Classic movie at … Read More

How to Spend a Snowy Day in Metro Vancouver

Sound the alarm – there is snow in Vancouver! If you’re from Alberta, Manitoba, or basically anywhere else in Canada you might be wondering why everyone is freaking out. This is Canada…isn’t it supposed to snow? But Vancouver is unique … Read More

How to Photograph the Canadian Rockies

A conversation with adventure and travel photographer, Rory Court (@rorycourt) For most travel photographers, visiting the Canadian Rockies is high on their bucket list of locations. But with nearly 200 000 square kilometres of stunning mountainscape, getting the perfect photo … Read More

8 Instagram-Worthy Photos to Take in the Rocky Mountains

Soaring snow-capped peaks piercing lazy clouds. Crimson trains snaking through dense emerald forests. Bighorn sheep and elk grazing next to turquoise rivers. Lakes so blue they look photo-shopped shimmering in the morning light. There is no doubt about it, every … Read More

When is the Best Time to Visit the Rocky Mountains?

Have you ever been planning a vacation – a time meant to be pleasurable and relaxing – only to find yourself stressed by the never-ending list of unknowns? Where to stay? What to see and do? And of course – … Read More

6 Healthy Restaurants in Victoria, BC – According to Locals

Victoria, BC is known for being a city that values health and sustainability, and offers no end of options when it comes to offering healthy, organic, locally-sourced restaurants. Whether you’re vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, or just want to eat as much … Read More


How to Spend One Day in Victoria, BC

The Perfect One Day Itinerary in Victoria Boasting world-renowned gardens, romantic Victorian architecture, and a dynamic culinary scene – all on the edge of the Pacific coastal harbour – Victoria, BC is not to be missed. Found on the southernmost … Read More

What’s So Great About Tofino Anyway?

If you were to meet Tofino in a bar, she’d be the girl quietly drinking alone at the end of the counter, undisturbed by the hubbub around her and perhaps reading a book. If you spoke with her, she’d seem … Read More

How to Spend One Day in Whistler – Summer Edition

You’ve heard it before: Whistler is a winter destination. Right? When most people think of Whistler, they imagine a town perpetually caught in snow-globe-rosy-cheeked skiers sipping hot chocolate while strolling hand in hand through the mountainside village white fat flakes … Read More