British Columbia

NELSON, B.C.

A hearty city in the East Kootenays, Cranbrook is prepped and ready for the onslaught of RVs and trailer motorcades rolling into town.

Entering its third year now, the Whistler Presents concert series will see performances from a mix of local musicians, up-and-coming young artists, and long-established international favourites.

Historically, Golden’s economy has had close ties to the logging industry and the Canadian Pacific Railway.

In the summertime this small town increases in population because of all the summer events held here. The Salmon Arm Roots & Blues Festival, Wednesday on the Wharf, and so much more.

WHISTLER, BC - Like many Vancouverites, I have known – and loved – the charismatic charm of Whistler in the winter.

Sooke is the kind of place where in a single day you can picnic in a quiet cove, hike along a pod of orcas, visit an art gallery and finish the day with a gourmet meal overlooking the harbour.

Highway 93, heading south alongside impossibly turquoise mountain rivers, is one of my favourite Canadian highways - especially this time of year.

Fernie is a town that knows how to entertain its visitors and show them a good time on and off the slopes.

Sun peaks winter wine festival skiing BC

For nine days every winter Sun Peaks Ski Resort near Kamloops, B.C. adopts a veritable vinous vibe.