Canada

Hiking the Juan de Fuca Trail, Vancouver Island, Canada – Travel Article

The Juan de Fuca Marine Trail is a remarkable multi-day hike along the coast of Vancouver Island, Canada, progressing over beautiful beaches and through spectacular indigenous forest.In this article you will find all information needed to plan a hike on the Juan de Fuca trail, all about our hike; detailed itinerary and packing list.This is a moderate to strenuous 47 km hike in the Juan de Fuca Provincial Park along the west coast of Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada.…

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First footsteps in Canada – Toronto and the Niagara Falls – Budapest Travel Article

First footsteps in Canada – Toronto and the Niagara Falls Life trip – stage 1 – Canada: Toronto, Ontario The long awaited road trip from the North to the South of the American continent started. The first country to explore is Canada. My fans know that I have already visited the Maple Leaf country back in July 2014. It was for business, and I managed to see Toronto and Niagara Falls in Ontario. I also spent a week in Moncton,…

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Colourful Views Of Parliament Hill In Ottawa For Canada Day – Retirement Travel Article

Colourful Views Of Parliament Hill In Ottawa For Canada Day Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest1 Celebrate Canada Day In Ottawa At the last minute, we planned a trip before our big Nordic country cruise. We were treated to the greatest view of Parliament Hill in Ottawa for Canada Day. Our upgraded hotel suite on the top floor of the Westin Ottawa had a wrap around balcony. With Parliament Hill laid out in front of us, we saw the vista light…

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What You Need to Know about a Holland America Alaskan Cruise – Retirement Travel Article

What You Need to Know about a Holland America Alaskan Cruise Alaska the last frontier; many people dream of visiting but how many do? I don’t know about you, but visiting Alaska has been on our bucket list forever. We wondered how we should see Alaska? By land or by sea? This year we decided we would visit Alaska. It was important for us to see glaciers up close. So, we decided to take a Holland America Line Alaskan Explorer…

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Day Trip Along The Sunshine Coast In BC – Retirement Travel Article

Day Trip Along The Sunshine Coast In BC Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest8 A Great Day On The Sunshine Coast In BC There were so many great day trips to take when we visited the Vancouver area on a road trip around BC. It was an easy ferry ride to cross over from Horseshoe Bay and drive up along the Sunshine Coast in BC. There were small towns to stop in as we travelled north. And great water views along…

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This is How You Spend One Day in Vancouver – Couples Travel Article

This is How You Spend One Day in Vancouver This article has links to products and services we love, which we may make commission from.Vancouver, the Britsh Columbia city with everything. Mountains, parks with beaches, friendly people, great summers, actual seasons (read; rain), food to satisfy even a fussy eater (Craig) and cool neighbourhoods waiting to be explored. So, with all this potential activity, what do you do with one day in Vancouver?A One Day Vancouver Itinerary Morning – Gastown/DowntownFresh…

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All of the animals I spotted in Canada – Budapest Travel Article

All of the animals I spotted in Canada The life trip from North to the South America has been eye-opening in many ways. One of them was the mere realization that we inhibit this planet with animals. No, don’t call me stupid. Of course, I knew there are animals living on Earth with us. But, if you live in a metropolis, and make it occasionally to the nature, then meeting animals in their national habitat gets rare. You have a…

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Enjoy a Scenic Adventure on the Amazing Rocky Mountaineer – Travel Article

This year, Keith and I decided to take the Rocky Mountaineer through the Canadian Rockies from Banff to Vancouver. I don’t know about you, but train travel to me has always seemed romantic. Having seen pictures of the rocky mountains is not the same as traveling through them. The luxurious Rocky Mountaineer provides a glimpse at otherwise inaccessible terrain in the Canadian Rockies.The Rocky Mountaineer TrainThe Adventure Begins First by CoachOur adventure with the Rocky Mountaineer began in Calgary, Alberta.…

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