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In British Columbia, nature shapes culture. Wilderness tugs at the edges of town, providing easy access to hiking, mountain biking, and more. Explore BC’s cities through the stories below.

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Winter Activities, Sightseeing, Adventure & Outdoors, Winter

Five Ways To Experience Hockey in BC

If you're new to hockey and eager to experience the excitement for yourself, check out these five ways to hockey like a local in British...

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Skiing & Snowboarding, Snowshoeing, Attractions, Sightseeing, Shopping, Wineries & Wine Tours, Dining & Culinary Tours, Farms & Markets, Spas & Wellness, Community Events, Music, Arts & Culture Events, 1-3 Days, Winter

Stay Local For The Holidays: Creative Ways to Celebrate
the Season in Your Own Backyard

Celebrate the season close to home, and support small, local businesses too.

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Shopping

5 Things to Do at Vancouver International Airport (YVR)

Time to kill between flights? Read about 5 fun things to do at Vancouver International Airport, including a self-guided tour, trip to the spa, and...

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Coastal Circle Route

3 to 7 days / 563.84 km (350 mi)

Uncover the places where many of British Columbia's artists and artisans live, work and showcase their art.

Explore Road Trip

Attractions & Sightseeing, Food, Drink & Wellness, Adventure & Outdoors, Fall, Accommodation, Arts & Heritage

Brag-worthy City Experiences in BC

Visit BC’s big cities this fall for memorable moments to fuel your next water cooler conversation.

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Biking, Golf, 1-3 Days, 4-6 Days, Museums & Heritage Sites

Guide to Prince George, Your Gateway to the North

What to do, see, and where to stay in Prince George, your gateway to Northern BC.

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Nature & Wildlife, Spas & Wellness, Adventure & Outdoors

Embrace BC’s Softer Side:
Spas, Holistic Health, and the Great Outdoors

From Richmond’s river delta to Whistler’s famous peaks, wellness holidays await north of the Canada-US border.

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Southern Vancouver Island, British Columbia

Rene Gauthier, Co-Founder of Sitka Canadian Lifestyle Brand, shares his southern Vancouver Island inspirations.

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Winter Activities, Sightseeing, Adventure & Outdoors, Winter

Five Ways To Experience Hockey in BC

If you're new to hockey and eager to experience the excitement for yourself, check out these five ways to hockey like a local in British...

Read the Article

Skiing & Snowboarding, Snowshoeing, Attractions, Sightseeing, Shopping, Wineries & Wine Tours, Dining & Culinary Tours, Farms & Markets, Spas & Wellness, Community Events, Music, Arts & Culture Events, 1-3 Days, Winter

Stay Local For The Holidays: Creative Ways to Celebrate
the Season in Your Own Backyard

Celebrate the season close to home, and support small, local businesses too.

Read the Article

Shopping

5 Things to Do at Vancouver International Airport (YVR)

Time to kill between flights? Read about 5 fun things to do at Vancouver International Airport, including a self-guided tour, trip to the spa, and...

Read the Article

Coastal Circle Route

3 to 7 days / 563.84 km (350 mi)

Uncover the places where many of British Columbia's artists and artisans live, work and showcase their art.

Explore Road Trip

Attractions & Sightseeing, Food, Drink & Wellness, Adventure & Outdoors, Fall, Accommodation, Arts & Heritage

Brag-worthy City Experiences in BC

Visit BC’s big cities this fall for memorable moments to fuel your next water cooler conversation.

Read the Article

Biking, Golf, 1-3 Days, 4-6 Days, Museums & Heritage Sites

Guide to Prince George, Your Gateway to the North

What to do, see, and where to stay in Prince George, your gateway to Northern BC.

Read the Article

Nature & Wildlife, Spas & Wellness, Adventure & Outdoors

Embrace BC’s Softer Side:
Spas, Holistic Health, and the Great Outdoors

From Richmond’s river delta to Whistler’s famous peaks, wellness holidays await north of the Canada-US border.

Read the Article

Southern Vancouver Island, British Columbia

Rene Gauthier, Co-Founder of Sitka Canadian Lifestyle Brand, shares his southern Vancouver Island inspirations.

Play Video