Archive of posts tagged "tour"

Tour the Lower Mainland from Above with Sky Helicopters


Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 — 11:45am PST
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Tour the Lower Mainland from Above with Sky Helicopters: John and I went on a scenic flight through the backcountry from Pitt Meadows, past Coquitlam Mountain, and beyond.

Halloween Walking Tours in Vancouver


Friday, October 13th, 2017 — 11:20am PST
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One of the best ways to get to know Vancouver, as a visitor or a local, is to take an informative walking tour. At this time of year however, one of the best ways to get to know the darker side of the city’s history, is by signing up for one of these spooky Halloween […]

Visiting the Canadian Parliament Buildings in Ottawa


Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 — 9:35am PST
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We sat in the shade of the East Block on a warm August morning in Ottawa. The capital’s Carillon played America the Beautiful as a part of an “Unofficial Anthems” song selection, after Jamaica Farewell and before the AfricAcadian anthem, Oh, Freedom. The daily carillon program is just one of many aspects of visiting the […]

7 Tours to Get to Know Vancouver This Summer


Friday, July 21st, 2017 — 9:31am PST
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Be a tourist in your hometown, or offer guidance to out-of-town guests, when you experience these tours of Vancouver that each showcase different aspects of our city. Whether you’re walking through Stanley Park or on a walkway 20 meters above the forest floor, you’re touring back alleys or theatre balcony seats, tour Vancouver like a […]

New Water Bike Rentals in Vancouver


Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 — 11:16am PST
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There are many ways to paddle around Vancouver and now there’s a new way to pedal! BC Water Bikes is now renting Hydrobike Explorers from Vanier Park, with hourly rentals or guided tour packages. Water Bike Rentals in Vancouver Photo Credit: Sombilon Studios Nightly Sunset Tours are available now for $65 for 90 to 120 […]