Get in the holiday spirit at the annual Kris Kringle Craft Market in Nanaimo
As the days get shorter and the nights get colder, it sure feels like the Christmas countdown has arrived, putting us in the mood for the annual Kris Kringle Craft Market in Nanaimo.
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Capture the headbanging rams and Radium’s natural beauty at a photo workshop
Dax Justin had snuck onto the edge of a local golf course in the quiet hour before the sun rose. He was there to see if he could capture a spectacle of nature that Radium Hot Springs, B.C., celebrates during the cheekily named Headbanger Festival, from Nov. 3 to 5.
Country Christmas Tour
Head to Cedar Yellow Point, the area offers a year-round retreat from the busyness of life. The best part is that it lets you get a jump on your Christmas shopping.
I’d always been intrigued by Haida Gwaii, back to when I was in elementary school, when it was called the “Queen Charlotte Islands." Tucked about 130 km off the northwest coast of British Columbia, the archipelago is sometimes referred to as “Hawaii Gwaii” or the "Galapagos of Canada” because of its vast coastlines and abundant wildlife.
Fall is definitely upon us. The snow is falling as fast as the leaves and kids are madly going about making costumes to wear under their winter coats. But before you say good-bye to the festival season, take a look at our last few perfect picks. Some are scary, some are educational and some are really weird.
Festival season is here and that means road trip! If you're the one packing up the car, have we got a few great ideas and some cool gear that will make to a breeze and have you on your way no time.
Red or white. Ale or lager. Savoury, spicy or sweet. Fall culinary festivals are a great way to celebrate the bounty of the season and to bring people together before the chill of winter settles in. Here is a list of fantastic fairs to taste the flavours of fall.