Room with a boo, Halloween at Magnolia Hotel & Spa, Victoria
Explore British Columbia’s most haunted city this October! As one of the oldest cities in the Pacific Northwest, Victoria has an intriguing but gruesome past and what better time to explore its dark history than during the annual Halloween festivities? You can enjoy Halloween-inspired activities throughout the month – however, be warned:...
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A couple of weeks ago, I went on an amazing ziplining adventure in Whistler. If you'd like to see the photos I captured on the day and find out how you can join a zipline tour, check out my post here. I was offered two spots on the tour by Tinggly,...
Snowshoeing Mount Seymour
I always imagined snowshoes to be an essential tool in the past. Necessary equipment to make life easier in snowy regions but is obsolete in modern times. Picture Ethan Hawke in White Fang, strapping huge ‘tennis rackets’ on his feet to wade through the snow. Essential for fur traders and...
Steamclock Gastown
If you’re craving something different this summer,  Surrealmight be the evening entertainment you’re looking for. Surreal is an interactive play written by Darby and Nick Steeves, a charismatic, young brother-sister duo from Maple Ridge, B.C. I met up with them on a beautiful evening in Gastown to talk about their unique...
Kluane National Park flightseeing tour Yukon
I looked out of the plane’s small window and admired the scenery below me. The landscape resembled a painting, with the river echoing broad strokes across a sandstone-coloured canvas... We were flying above the Slims River Valley, in a place where the Slims River snaked through dried-up land. The...
Thinhorn Sheep checking out the opposition
For my 30th birthday in October, we decided to fly to the Yukon, in North West Canada. I had always wanted to visit for its spectacular scenery and the Northern Lights. While in Whitehorse, the Yukon capital, we opted to visit the Yukon Wildlife Preserve, a non-profit organisation which participates...
Whistler Summer suspension bridge
When I arrived in Canada three years ago, I was excited to explore the outdoors. Having lived in Belgium for 21 years, where the highest “mountain” is 694 metres high, the prospect of having the Coast Mountains on my doorstep was exhilarating! On one of our first weekends, Ash and...
Orange ski lift Manning Park
If you love snow and winter activities, there are plenty of options around Vancouver. Only two hours north of Vancouver lies Whistler, one of the largest ski resorts in North America, and some might say, one of the best too. Right on Vancouver's doorstep, you have three...
Located in one of Canada's most remote territories, Dawson City was once the epicentre of the Klondike Gold Rush. Dawson City, a place where men and women found and lost fortunes, inspired writers such as Jack London and Robert Service to pen captivating stories, and pushed stampeders...