Vancouver is where I get to call home for much of the year. From beautiful snow capped mountains to the many sandy beaches, Vancouver is the perfect place to escape to whether its summer or winter. The great outdoors is your playground and there is plenty of adventure to be had in and out of the city.
Quick Overviews of the City
Things to Do
3 Ways to Know It’s Summer in Vancouver
Being a Beach Bum in Vancouver
A Magical Night Out with the Bard – A MUST DO if you’re in the city during the summer. You need to visit Bard on the Beach
Kayaking in Deep Cove
How NOT to Learn How to Paddleboard at Granville Island
Fall / Winter
Activities to do around the Great Vancouver Area typically requiring the use of a car.
Searching for the White Rock in White Rock
Vancouver Day Trip: Bridal Veil Falls
Into the Canyon, Lynn Canyon That Is…
A Perfect Day in Steveston Village in Richmond
I’m on a Boat! At Britannia Shipyard National Historic Site
Victoria is the capital of the province of British Columbia. It is a quick ferry boat ride away from Vancouver. With a heavy British influence, this city is sure to charm you. Be sure to stroll around the quaint Inner Harbour, stop for a spot of high tea and definitely have a hearty brunch.
Okanagan Valley (Interior British Columbia)
Did you know Canada has a wine region? In fact it has multiple wine regions, one of which is only a 5 hour drive from Vancouver. Sit back and relax with glasses of wine while overlooking the beautiful Okanagan Lake. It is the perfect summer getaway.