Victoria : A Visit to the Butchart Gardens and more in The Garden City

We took the ferry over to Victoria, the capital of British Columbia from Vancouver. The city also known as ‘The Garden City‘ was named after Queen Victoria! It is the oldest city in the Pacific Northwest. Victoria, beautiful with hanging baskets of flowers everywhere, darling buildings and a beautiful Pacific Read More …

Harbor views and barf bags : Riding the Victoria Seaplane

During a visit to British Columbia, we took the ferry over to Victoria, the capital of British Columbia from Vancouver. The city also known as ‘The Garden City’ was named after Queen Victoria! It is the oldest city in the Pacific Northwest. Victoria was beautiful with hanging baskets of flowers Read More …

Peak 2 Peak Gondola Whistler to Blackcomb Photo Blog

Photo blog of our day riding the Peak to Peak gondola Peak to Peak gondola holds the Guinness Book of World Record for the longest and highest lift. It connects the peaks of Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains and provides an unparalleled perspective of British Columbia’s rooftop and incomparable views of Read More …

Canoeing and Horseback riding : Whistler Summer Activities

Whistler is a town north of Vancouver, British Columbia, that’s home to Whistler Blackcomb, one of the largest ski resorts in North America. Besides skiing and snowboarding, the area offers snowshoeing, tobogganing and ski jumping at the Olympic Park, a venue for the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics. We love spending Read More …

Road trip : Sea to Sky Highway to Whistler from Vancouver

Blog of our Sea to Sky Highway Road trip We took the Sea to Sky highway from Vancouver to Whistler and stopped at a few view points on the way. The Vancouver to Whistler drive is only 120 km and takes around one hour and a half, but the surrounding Read More …

Counting Inuksuk, walking on a Suspended Bridge : 10 Top Things to do in Vancouver with Kids

There is no shortage of things to do in Vancouver when you are visiting Vancouver as a family. From bike rides around the park, walking on a suspended footbridge to counting Inuksuk – there are plenty of outdoor activities and indoor attractions and fun things to do in Vancouver with kids. Stanley Read More …