NEWS & EVENTS

Seattle’s Best Indoor Escapes

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Known as the Emerald City for its abundance of greenery, Seattle is a beautiful city to explore outdoors, but as the weather cools down it can be nice to experience what the city has to offer indoors as well. On a rainy day, the famous Seattle Space Needle may not offer the best photos, but there are many amazing spots that will. Here are a few favourite indoor places to escape to on a tour to Seattle: 

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BOO! Halloween Rockies Tour Spaces Added!

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The Rockies Halloween Tour is one of our biggest tours of the month, and due to it already filling up, we have added a whole extra bus! We expect this one to sell out soon as well.

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Stanley Park Totem Poles: Photo Contest Winner!

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This past weekend, we had a photo contest among our guides and staff to see who could come up with the best Autumn and/or Thanksgiving photo. There were some great submissions from across our tour destinations but this beautiful photo from close to home takes the cake:

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The Slopes Are Calling

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Now that Canadian Thanksgiving is over, winter is officially coming, and it’s time to start planning those escapes to snowy paradise. Our winter brochure is off to the presses today, but no need to wait for a taste of what we’ve got coming up this winter: the Winter 2018-2019 tours are already up on our…

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What is Canadian Thanksgiving All About, Anyway?

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When you’re travelling to different countries, holidays are a great way to learn and experience unique aspects of the culture. This weekend is the Thanksgiving holiday in Canada. So what exactly is Thanksgiving? How do Canadians celebrate Thanksgiving? And how is Canadian Thanksgiving different from American Thanksgiving? History of Thanksgiving in Canada Thanksgiving has a…

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Fall Colour Must-see Spots Around Vancouver

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Fall is in full swing now, and while it can be a wet one in the city, it’s an amazing time to get out in and around Vancouver to experience the cool, crisp air, and beautiful autumn colours. So what are some spots you cannot miss? Stanley Park Always a classic, the “Top Park in…

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Rockies Thanksgiving Specials!

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The upcoming Thanksgiving weekend (Oct. 5-8th, 2018) is special not only for being a popular Canadian holiday with an extra day off, but also because it’s our last weekend for our Summer Rockies Route. This means it’s the last chance to see attractions like the Icefields Parkway, the Athabasca Glacier, Ice Explorer Tour, Jasper Town,…

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The Great BC Salmon Run of 2018!

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In the human world, we have lots of events we look forward to: Christmas, birthdays, family vacations, summer holidays. Nature has its own series of special events as well, and in 2018 there is an extra special Autumn event happening in British Columbia.

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Special Holiday Tours: Celebrate Canadian-style

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Autumn is almost here and in Canada that means Thanksgiving pumpkin pie and turkey dinner, Halloween costumes and trick-or-treating, and dare I even say the countdown to Christmas cookies and New Year’s celebrations. At Discover Canada Tours, we take advantage of every opportunity to celebrate. We have multiple tours going out for each of these…

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Five Reasons Tofino is a Tour Guide Favourite

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For travellers to Western Canada, destinations like the Rocky Mountains and Victoria are at the top of many peoples’ lists, and rightly so. No trip to Canada would be complete without that selfie brilliant blue glacier lake in the background. But have you ever wondered where the locals love to go? Among the tour guides…

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