Things to do

The Pacific Rim Whale Festival is breaching for a COVID-safe return in March. Poster photo by Owen Crosby

Pacific Rim Whale Festival aims for virtual return in March

Educational celebration scheduled to arrive in Tofino-Ucluelet on March 15.

 

Visitors relax at the natural hot springs located within Maquinna Marine Provincial Park. (tofinohiking.com photo)

Maquinna Marine Provincial Park boardwalk project on track

“The walk down the two-kilometre boardwalk to the springs itself is by far one of the most incredible experiences.”

 

The decision to tour Vancouver Island with my mom, aunt and cousin was a no brainer!

Road tripping through Vancouver Island

Deciding to move to Victoria this past summer was an easy decision…

 

Can you spot all 12 Days of Christmas displays at the Butchart Gardens? Jen Blyth photo.

The magic of Christmas returns to the Butchart Gardens

Annual display opens Nov. 27; timed ticket reservations available now

Can you spot all 12 Days of Christmas displays at the Butchart Gardens? Jen Blyth photo.
The Northern Lights have long captured our imaginations. Here’s how to experience the magic. Stefan Wackerhagen photo/Travel Yukon

Northern Lights return to dance across the Yukon sky

If the Northern Lights have captured your imagination, here are a few tips to plan your adventure

The Northern Lights have long captured our imaginations. Here’s how to experience the magic. Stefan Wackerhagen photo/Travel Yukon
Explore BC IPA, a new limited-edition craft beer, inspires British Columbians to discover their own province along BC’s ale trails. BC Ale Trail photo.

Discover British Columbia this fall … via the Explore BC IPA!

Destination BC brews up partnership with BC Ale Trail and 6 BC breweries for the Explore BC IPA

Explore BC IPA, a new limited-edition craft beer, inspires British Columbians to discover their own province along BC’s ale trails. BC Ale Trail photo.
The Jiggers Fish & Chips food truck has a permanent home on Peninsula Road in the heart of Ucluelet. (Westerly file photo)

A taste of Ucluelet’s awesome eateries on wheels!

Tacofino Cantina in Tofino might have bragging rights for the longest queue,…

The Jiggers Fish & Chips food truck has a permanent home on Peninsula Road in the heart of Ucluelet. (Westerly file photo)
Recline and take in the sweeping views of the Tofino Harbour at The Hatch Waterfront Pub. (Tofino Resort + Marina photo)

Tofino foodie weekend itinerary

Where to feast when you have three days in Canada’s surf capital

Recline and take in the sweeping views of the Tofino Harbour at The Hatch Waterfront Pub. (Tofino Resort + Marina photo)
Explore one of BC’s best-known regions along the Sea-to-Sky Highway.

3 New Ways to Explore Vancouver and the Sea-to-Sky

See familiar places with fresh eyes

  • Jul 13, 2020
Explore one of BC’s best-known regions along the Sea-to-Sky Highway.
BC Parks are slated to begin gradually re-open as of Thursday, May 14, 2020, with some restrictions. (Black Press Media file photo)

Many B.C. parks to re-open, but visitors must adhere to the ‘golden rules’

Residents urged to practise COVID-19 protocols as some outdoor recreation restrictions are relaxed

  • May 14, 2020
BC Parks are slated to begin gradually re-open as of Thursday, May 14, 2020, with some restrictions. (Black Press Media file photo)
Hot Spring Cove from Trails of the West Coast Guide tofinohiking.com

This special Hot Spring Cove is not far from Tofino

Hot Springs Cove is located along a remote area of Vancouver Island’s…

  • Apr 22, 2020
Hot Spring Cove from Trails of the West Coast Guide tofinohiking.com