Sunrise Ridge Resort in Parksville BC

We had such a fun time in Vancouver Island – first Sooke and now Parksville! We stayed at the beautiful Sunrise Ridge Resort – this is another True Key Resorts property – they have 4 signature properties on Vancouver Island. Sunrise Ridge Resort its only 30 minutes away from Nanaimo. The resort has a modern…

Welcome to Pangea: The First Pod Hotel in Canada

Visitors flock to Whistler BC for the many wonders this resort town offers – The gorgeous outdoors, lively night scene and exquisite dining. However, accommodations to this hot spot destination can definitely put a dent in your wallet, and it sure makes you wonder: why rack up a huge hotel bill when the truth is,…

5 Reasons to Visit the Vancouver Aquarium this Holiday Season

The Vancouver Aquarium is one of my favourite spots in the city. This world-class facility houses several exhibits and focuses on the conservation of marine life. So why should you visit the Vancouver Aquarium this Christmas? Here are 5 reasons: 1. Sleepover at the Aquarium On Saturday, December 30, the Aquarium is hosting a family…

Explore Edmonton: Elk Island National Park

For this year’s road trip to Alberta, we decided to take advantage of Canada150’s 2017 Free Discovery Parks pass to visit Elk Island National Park. Elk Island National Park is a federal park that is known for being a refuge for wildlife including bison, elk, and over 200 bird species. Elk Island National Park is…

Planning a Winter Getaway? Here are Seven Things to do in Golden, BC

You don’t have to be a skier or snowboarder to enjoy the great outdoors this winter. Located in the heart of six of the most stunning national parks Canada has to offer, Golden, BC offers endless opportunities for outdoor adventurers to enjoy an extended visit to this winter wonderland. There are accommodations to suit every budget, ranging from…