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4 Great Options for Canadian Indigenous Cuisine in Vancouver

Due to its geographic location, surrounded by snow-capped mountains and the gleaming Pacific Ocean, Vancouver is a popular sightseeing and outdoor adventure destination. But, did you know Vancouver also has a reputation for offering an excellent food scene? While locals … Read More

What’s the better Choice: Vancouver or Calgary?

Ok, so you’ve decided on visiting Western Canada. You’ve done the research and decided on the Rockies over Niagara Falls – great choice! But now you’ve got to decide between the two of the best cities in the west, Vancouver … Read More

You Choose – Private Guided, Group Guided or Self-Guided Tours

After a long year of waiting for your holiday to Western Canada, you’ve got to decide where to go and how to take explore the area. Choosing where to take your next holiday is going to take some research. With … Read More

Why Western Canada Should Be Your Next Vacation Destination

There is a reason why you see so many tourists in BC and Alberta every summer; they know what Western Canada has to offer, do you? Like you, we here at Discover Canada Tours are excited to travel again as … Read More

The Glacial Lakes of the Rockies

There is nothing quite like the turquoise blue/green of the glacial lakes in the Rockies. The colour comes from the sediment that is embedded in the glaciers. As the ice melts, it runs down into the lakes in the summer … Read More

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The Ooooooh’s and Aaaaaaah’s of Vancouver Island and North-Western BC

Are you thinking of things to do in Vancouver all the while socially distancing from others? These are the top 6 socially distancing picks that you can experience in Vancouver this winter.  The Ooooooh’s and Aaaaaaah’s of Vancouver Island and … Read More

Social Distancing Activities To Do In Vancouver This Winter

Activities For Socially Distancing In Vancouver This Winter

Are you thinking of things to do in Vancouver all the while socially distancing from others? These are the top 6 socially distancing picks that you can experience in Vancouver this winter.  Social distancing outdoor activities to do in Vancouver … Read More

6 Destinations in Western Canada to Visit When Visiting Vancouver

Vancouver, a cultural melting-pot, is the largest city in British Columbia. People come from all over the world to experience the best of outdoor living, excellent food inspired by every corner of the globe, and of course, use Vancouver as … Read More

Taxi or Rent a Car? What Is Better?

Suppose you’re on vacation and want to go sightseeing. You arrived by plane, so you don’t have your car with you. What’s the best transportation choice?   Maybe you’ve thought about taking a taxi or renting a car. You may … Read More

5 Secret Whistler Spots

Credit: Tourism Whistler/Justa Jeskova Whistler Train Wreck The Train Wreck has been an iconic, secret, hangout for decades. What happened you might ask? In 1956 the train derailed going twice the speed limit through the corridor! The box cars have … Read More