There was a time when Golden was barely on the ski map. Up until the end of 2000, the mountainous terrain around this railroad town was served exclusively by a small, weekend-only ski area named Whitetooth. It operated since 1986, and people had been backcountry skiing here for decades, but the name “Golden” was not on […]Continue reading →
Just because you’re away from home at the holidays doesn’t mean you need to give up on having a great Christmas dinner.
Whether you’re after traditional turkey, contemporary …Continue reading →
The concept of celebrating winter storms, rather than avoiding them, was the brainchild of Charles McDiarmid of Tofino’s oceanfront Wickaninnish Inn. He grew up loving wild weather and figured others, too, would revel in braving the Pacific gales that send giant breakers thundering onto Vancouver Island’s long, west coast beaches. He was right. That’s why […]
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In case you haven’t heard, it snowed this week in Victoria. WIth more chilly weather in the forecast, we thought we’d help by suggesting some of our favourite places to get cosy and beat the winter …Continue reading →
The Christmas season is here, and that means it’s time to find thoughtful gifts for your loved ones. Don’t worry though, holiday shopping doesn’t need to be stressful when you’ve got …Continue reading →