Weekend Getaway: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

We had a blast visit the ‘toon, better known as Saskatoon. In this post, we share information and tips to help you plan a trip to Saskatoon!

Tips: A Long Weekend in Tofino

Tofino is a small village on the West side of Vancouver Island along the Pacific Ocean in the area known as Clayoquot Sound and on Tla-o-qui-aht tribal territory. The area boasts of temperate rainforests that meet the ocean and is home to an abundance of wildlife and marine life, making it a great place to visitContinue reading “Tips: A Long Weekend in Tofino”

Pros and Cons: Tofino vs. Ucluelet

Tofino and Ucluelet are both communities located on the West side of Vancouver Island along the Pacific Ocean in the area known as Clayoquot Sound and on Tla-o-qui-aht tribal territory. Home to the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, the area boasts of temperate rainforests that meet the ocean and is home to an abundance ofContinue reading “Pros and Cons: Tofino vs. Ucluelet”

Travel in British Columbia during COVID-19

On June 24, 2020, British Columbia transitioned to Phase 3 of BC’s Restart Plan. This included “the smart, safe and respectful return of travel and tourism within the province”. As a result, local tourism authorities worked with the Ministry and Provincial Public Health to introduce safety protocols and guidelines to help tourists plan and visitContinue reading “Travel in British Columbia during COVID-19”

Destination Guide: Okanagan Valley and Similkameen Valley in British Columbia

In this post, we will tell you more about the Okanagan Valley and surrounding areas, including the Similkameen Valley to help you plan your visit.

Planning: 10 Tips for Visiting Vancouver

Last Updated: March 15, 2021 We love living in Vancouver and are proud to call this city home! Known as the “City of Glass” due to all the tall glass condos, Vancouver is a world renowned city that draws visitors all over the world due to its unique setting against a backdrop of awe inspiringContinue reading “Planning: 10 Tips for Visiting Vancouver”

Review: Farmersdotter Air BnB Cawston British Columbia

Located about 4 hours away from Vancouver in Cawston, Farmersdotter is an organic garlic farm and wood-fired bakery with two vacation rental units (tiny houses). Since we love the beauty of the Similkameen Valley, we decided to book the Owl Guest Studio at Farmersdotter via AirBnB for a weekend getaway. In this post, we shareContinue reading “Review: Farmersdotter Air BnB Cawston British Columbia”

Stay – Review of Le Germain Hotel Ottawa

Last Updated: December 14, 2019 Le Germain Hotel Ottawa is part of “Groupe Germain Hotels”, which also includes Alt Hotels and Alt + hotels. Groupe Germain is Canadian family-run business that started with one property in 1988 and has grown to a total of 17 hotels, with a plan to grow to 20 hotels byContinue reading “Stay – Review of Le Germain Hotel Ottawa”

Review: American Express Fine Hotels & Resorts – Four Seasons Whistler Stay

We woke up bright and early on Saturday with anxiety that plagues those who live in the Pacific Northwest: how to make the most of a sunny Saturday in October? We hadn’t had the chance to do a long hike yet or visit Whistler this summer and after a quick online search on the AmericanContinue reading “Review: American Express Fine Hotels & Resorts – Four Seasons Whistler Stay”