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Sunshine Coast: Skookumchuck Narrows & Sechelt Inlet

March 16th, 2010 @ 3:48pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

After leaving FibreWorks, John and I made our way to Egmont, on the Eastern side of the Sechelt peninsula as we continued to explore the Sunshine Coast last weekend. View Larger Map From there we met with Bryce Christie of Sunshine Coast Tours out on the dock by the Backeddy Pub. We piled into the […]

Sunshine Coast: FibreWorks Studio & Gallery

March 16th, 2010 @ 10:30am by Rebecca Bollwitt

After a lazy Saturday morning sipping coffee we made in our room we got in the car and headed North on Highway 101 toward our afternoon appointment in Egmont, continuing our Sunshine Coast adventure. We were given the names of some galleries, cafes, and pubs to check out along the way should we have enough […]

Sunshine Coast: Roberts Creek to Pender Harbour

March 15th, 2010 @ 6:16pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

This weekend we took a quick escape from the rush of the city and hopped aboard a 40-minute ferry to enjoy the Sunshine Coast. After our walk around Gibsons Landing, we headed up the highway, stopping for lunch. View Larger Map Sunshine Coast Tourism gave us a list of places to check out but I […]

Sunshine Coast: Gibsons Landing

March 13th, 2010 @ 9:55am by Rebecca Bollwitt

I’ve profiled Gibsons, BC as a day trip destination before but having been able to take a walking tour yesterday with John, I figured it was time for an updated article about this seaside gem. View Larger Map Hopping on a BC Ferry, the 40-minute crossing to Langdale from Horseshoe Bay is a breeze.

Vancouver 2010 Day 7 Trip to Whistler

February 19th, 2010 @ 9:49am by Rebecca Bollwitt

I was invited to hop aboard the Alberta Train yesterday, a luxury rail coach from North Vancouver to Whistler with double-decker cars and domed panorama roofs. The train experience is courtesy of Travel Alberta to showcase their Rocky Mountaineer route to the Rockies. There was plenty to do in Whistler this week and aside from […]

The Ancient Forest

February 3rd, 2010 @ 8:17pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

About an hour outside of Prince George along Highway 16 lies a practically unmarked treasure, the Ancient Forest.

Dog Power Adventures in Prince George

February 1st, 2010 @ 3:31pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

This weekend I hopped on the back of a dog sled for the first time thanks to Dog Power Adventures in Prince George. Sally Swan and her team met us at their property which is just a few minutes outside of town. There she has almost 30 Siberian Huskies who were already howling and ready […]

Torch Relay Celebration in Prince George

January 30th, 2010 @ 5:46pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Last night we attended the Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay celebration in Prince George. I don’t want to give away too many details as the crew of 250+ is currently on the road to the Lower Mainland. What I can say is that this traveling act that have been going for about 4 solid months sure […]