Winter is no time to rest in your recliner. Get out and enjoy the scenery and majesty of British Columbia by hiking one of the many trails here. On some trails, you can bring along your furry companion, too. After all, F... Read More

Japanese Canadians who fought in WWII were never forgotten. Today their legacy blooms on sidewalks and in parks all over Vancouver. 500 cherry trees were presented in 1930 to the Vancouver Park Board from Kobe and Yokoha... Read More

The running of sap in trees occurs just before the trees begin to bud. For sugar maples, the sap is highly coveted to make the famous maple syrup of Canada. Tapping the trees, collecting the sap and boiling out the water... Read More

Trail runners are not deterred by many things. Rain, heat and even snow – nothing seems to stop a runner. So, it is not surprising that winter trail running is a very popular sport. Snow, ice and mud will only increase t... Read More

Now, while the wind howls and the snow falls, is the perfect time to plan your spring vacation. Canada is a land of variety and contrasts. Pick your pleasures and then find the perfect spot to enjoy them. Ontario... Read More

Snowflakes falling on your cheeks and cold breezes lifting your hair – winter has arrived. It will make the landscape look pure and clean and somehow new. However, it will not be so kind to your skin. Bitter wind will s... Read More

Winter is starting to give way to melting snow and warmer breezes. March break is just within reach. While loads of people will head south of the border to find beaches, sand and tropical air, maybe you are searching for... Read More

The weather outside is frightful. Snow, mud and cold air are not shaping into a warm spring. You’ve decided to head somewhere warm for March Break. Here are a few suggestions to help you decide: Florida: The land of... Read More

The kids are out of school. You have time off from work. It’s time to do something fun with the family for Easter. Here are a few suggestions to make your vacation-planning easier: Spring skiing is an awesome way t... Read More

The kids have a week off from school. You could scramble to find a sitter or you could choose to spend the week having fun with them. No matter where you decide to go, there is outdoor fun awaiting. 1. Skiing. Eve... Read More