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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

Killer Whale

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

Western Canada

How to Spend a Day or Weekend in Western Canada

The first thing that comes to mind when people mention Western Canada is the outdoors and rightly so. The vast swathes of untamed nature in its raw beauty are truly an outdoorsman’s dream. It’s got green meadows, azure lakes, dense … Read More

Outdoor

How to Pack Lightly for your Outdoor Adventures

If you love exploring the great outdoors, Western Canada is a fantastic destination. Whether you want to observe grizzly bears catching salmon in autumn, enjoy skiing and snowboarding in winter, or experience mountain-biking in the Canadian Rockies in summer, there’s … Read More

Whistler Bucket List

4 Things You Can Strike Off Your Bucket List In Western Canada

Are you thinking of heading to Western Canada in the coming months? This gorgeous area of the world encompasses the two provinces of Alberta and British Columbia with plenty to discover, with many bucket list destinations. No matter what time … Read More

Biz Talk

Biz Talk with Discover Canada Tours

Each week, Jennifer from Discover Canada Tours interviews a small business owner from Western Canada to see the pandemic has impacted their company and what steps they are taking to recover from this. Supporting local business is going to be … Read More