Category Archives: British Columbia

Photo of the Week: Winter in Osoyoos, British Columbia

Osoyoos is primarily known as a summer destination thanks to the hot temperatures, beautiful golf courses, and vineyards and orchards that surround Canada’s warmest lake. Yet, it’s also becoming a popular winter destination among “snowbirds”, retired Canadians looking to escape to warmer climates without having to leave the country. My parents are spending winter in […]

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Photo of the Week: Downtown Vancouver and Burrard Inlet

Vancouver is one of Canada’s, if not the world’s, most beautiful cities. The city’s skyline is sophisticated and clean, its glass-walled buildings reflecting blues and greens from the surrounding ocean and mountains. This is the fantastic view we got to enjoy of downtown Vancouver as we sailed away on our Alaska Cruise. This photograph is […]

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The Ultimate Vancouver Island Road Trip

One summer Mike and I set out on 15 day road trip from Edmonton to Vancouver Island and back.  We spent a lot of our time on “The Island” (as us Western Canadians call it) since it has a little bit of everything- great beaches, whimsical towns, gorgeous provincial parks, and romantic gardens. There’s no […]

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Photo of the Week: Bridal Falls, British Columbia

When I visited Bridal Falls, my first thought was that it had been named appropriately.  The water cascading down the smooth rocks create a delicate look similar to a bridal veil.  Mike and I were fortunate enough to visit around 8:30 am and have the whole place to ourselves.  This is actually where Mike proposed. […]

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