Canada – BC Road Trip Day 12

Vancouver/Richmond – Day 12 of a 12-Day BC Road Trip Day 12 was sort of an impromptu day. It was also raining. We had originally planned to visit Science World, but tickets were all sold out when I checked in the morning. Instead, we made a last minute decision to wander Richmond since he hadContinue reading “Canada – BC Road Trip Day 12”

Canada – BC Road Trip Day 11

North Vancouver/Vancouver – Day 11 of a 12-Day BC Road Trip It was warming up on Day 11 and the sun was out! It was really starting to look like spring! Day 11 North Vancouver/Vancouver To start our day, we headed to New Town Bakery & Restaurant in Chinatown to get takeout dim sum. IContinue reading “Canada – BC Road Trip Day 11”

Canada – BC Road Trip Day 10

North Vancouver/Vancouver – Day 10 of a 12-Day BC Road Trip Most of Day 10 activities were in North Vancouver. There is so much to do in North Vancouver – outdoor and nature activities, yet still very close to the city. There was no rain today, but it was still cloudy. Day 10 North Vancouver/VancouverContinue reading “Canada – BC Road Trip Day 10”

Canada – BC Road Trip Day 9

North Vancouver/Vancouver – Day 9 of a 12-Day BC Road Trip Day 9 was another Vancouver rainy day, but that did not stop our plans! The main attractions for the day were Capilano Suspension Bridge and Granville Island. Day 9 North Vancouver/Vancouver For breakfast, we had Vietnamese sandwiches (aka banh mi), which we had pickedContinue reading “Canada – BC Road Trip Day 9”

Canada – BC Road Trip Day 8

Squamish/Vancouver – Day 8 of a 12 Day BC Road Trip We headed back to Vancouver on Day 8, making multiple stops along the highway and stopping for lunch in Squamish. It started to warm up as we drove further away from Whistler and closer to Vancouver. The drive is about an hour and halfContinue reading “Canada – BC Road Trip Day 8”

Canada – BC Road Trip Day 5

Whistler – Day 5 of a 12 Day BC Road Trip We had a full ski and snowboard day planned at Whistler Blackcomb. It was an absolutely beautiful day – clear skies and sun! Whistler Blackcomb consists of two mountains – Whistler Mountain and Blackcomb Mountain. The day ski lift ticket gives access to bothContinue reading “Canada – BC Road Trip Day 5”

Canada – BC Road Trip Day 4

Kamloops to Whistler – Day 4 of a 12 Day BC Road Trip We took an extra long route to Whistler from Kamloops. The fastest route is to take Highway 1 to Lillooet and then to Whistler. However, this route is windy and high up in the mountains. We just had a winter cold snapContinue reading “Canada – BC Road Trip Day 4”

Canada – BC Road Trip Day 3

Sun Peaks and Kamloops – Day 3 of a 12 Day BC Road Trip Day 3 was a ski/snowboard day for us. We were headed to Sun Peaks Resort, about a 40 minute drive from Kamloops. Sun Peaks Resort is open year-round. In the Winter, it transforms into a ski resort, the second largest inContinue reading “Canada – BC Road Trip Day 3”

Canada – BC Road Trip Day 1

Kamloops – Day 1 of a 12 Day BC Road Trip We headed to Kamloops from Vancouver the evening before. We decided to take Highway 1 instead of the Coquihalla to Kamloops, which added an extra hour to our drive (4.5 hours instead of 3.5hours). The Coquihalla is the fastest route, but is a dangerousContinue reading “Canada – BC Road Trip Day 1”

Canada — 1 Day in Victoria, British Columbia

Victoria/Colwood – An Overnight Stay in Victoria, BC and breakfast in Sidney, BC! Victoria, the capital of British Columbia, is located on Vancouver Island. To get there, you must take a ferry or the seaplane from Vancouver. Victoria also has its own international airport. After our trip to Tofino and stay with family in MapleContinue reading “Canada — 1 Day in Victoria, British Columbia”