15 Awesome Things to Do on Galiano Island, BC

Galiano Island BC things to do

Galiano Island is the closest of the Southern Gulf Islands to Vancouver city in British Columbia. That’s right – day tripping distance! Yet, this long and skinny island, with a mere population of 1400, somehow remains relatively crowd-free and far lesser known that Salt Spring Island and Vancouver Island. Galiano features crushed white shell beaches, …

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17 Stunning Waterfalls Near(ish) Edmonton

The best waterfalls near Edmonton, Alberta

I’m afraid to break the news to you. There are no waterfalls in Edmonton (unless you count that fake waterfall they used to have off the High Level Bridge on Canada Day). And it gets worse…There are no waterfalls “near” Edmonton. You are going to have to drive at least a few hours, OK? But …

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The 25 Most Impressive Waterfalls in Alberta (by a local!)

The best waterfall hikes in Alberta

While there’s no equivalent to Niagara Falls in Alberta, we do give Canada’s most famous waterfall a run for her money with our sheer number of impressive waterfalls. In this article, you’ll find 25 epic waterfalls to add to your list of places to visit in Alberta! Unsurprisingly, the vast majority of Alberta’s waterfalls are …

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40 Awesome Things to Do in Chilliwack, BC

Fun things to do in Chilliwack British Columbia

Many vacationers cruise right through Chilliwack on the Trans Canada, in a rush to get into (or out of) Vancouver. In fact, some even consider it a part of Greater Vancouver, although it is technically a city of its own. In the Halqemeylem language of the Stó:lō, the people who originated inhabited the yet unceded …

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50+ Things to Do with Kids in Edmonton, Alberta

A guide to the best things to in Edmonton with kids, babies, toddlers, and other Edmonton childrens activities in summer and winter

Edmonton, the capital city of Alberta and fifth largest in Canada, is an extremely kid-friendly city. Some of the best things to do with babies, toddlers, or children in Edmonton include a huge indoor waterpark and amusement park, super interactive museums, excellent playcentres and swimming pools, dinosaur parks, and a national park right on our …

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99 Fun Things to Do in Edmonton (by a local!)

Edmonton is a vigorous prairie town with a mind of its own and a hearty population. Once the “City of Champions,” the provincial capital of Alberta and fifth largest city in Canada is best known for its hockey team (go Edmonton Oilers!) and the largest shopping mall in North American (West Edmonton Mall). But there …

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25 Awesome Things to Do in Drumheller, Alberta (a 2023 guide!)

Hoodoos, one of the most popular things to do in Drumheller, the dinosaur capital of the world

While visitors to Alberta tend to gravitate to Banff and Jasper, Drumheller is without a doubt one of the most memorable things to do in Alberta. Drumheller is practically synonymous with dinosaurs; in fact, it’s the self-proclaimed “Dinosaur Capital of the World.” It’s seriously a paradise for any dino-loving kid. Yes, it’s touristy and outright …

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40+ Fun Things to Do in Abbotsford, British Columbia

A detailed guide to Abbotsford, BC

Abbotsford is the largest city in British Columbia outside of Greater Vancouver. “Abby” lies at the heart of the Fraser River Valley, a region known for its industrious and pious people, sunny weather, and fertile plains. Only an hour’s drive from Vancouver and spitting distance from the United States border, Abbotsford is surrounded by gorgeous …

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13 Life-Changing Things to Do in Banff in Winter

Things to do in banff national park in winter

Banff is Canada’s most famous and visited national park, and the star attraction of Canada’s most beautiful province. Known for its vibrant turquoise lakes and dramatic mountain peaks, the park takes on a whole different vibe in winter. If you’re looking for the quintessential Rocky Mountain winter experience, this is surely it! Below are 13 …

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