• BC staff - always game!

    BC staff - always game!

    Last weekend, Destination BC staff could be found out and about exhibiting alongside one of our key tour operator partners Go Fishing & Windows on the Wild at the CLA Game Fair.

    The game fair took place at Blenheim Place in Oxfordshire - a glorious setting with perfect English weather. Based in the Fishing Village, Destination BC was promoting BC Fishing and Wildlife watching trips including bear spotting and whale watching holidays.

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  • Grizzly getaway!

    Grizzly getaway!
    From early May through October, Great Bear Nature Tours offers grizzly bear viewing excursions from Port Hardy to a beautiful river valley on the central coast of British Columbia. Known as the Great Bear Rainforest, this area is one of the best places in the world to observe grizzly (brown) bears and many other forms of wildlife including black bears, wolves and bald eagles.

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  • Top 5 Ways to See Victoria

    Top 5 Ways to See Victoria

    There are many ways to explore Victoria, the city of gardens.

    Here are just a few suggestions of ways to get a fresh perspective of this beautiful city from our friends at Tourism Victoria.

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  • Sewells sea safari

    Sewells sea safari

    THUD! The high-speed inflatable dinghy slams down on the water and a bracing bucket-load of sea spray horsewhips itself against your cheeks.

    Such is the fun that accompanies Sewell’s two-hour sea safaris, which I was lucky enough to sample one Saturday afternoon a couple of summers ago.

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  • Vancouver’s mobile food army

    Vancouver’s mobile food army
    Arriving to the City Centre stop from the airport via Skytrain, almost the very first thing I saw was the lunchtime queue building for the bright pink ‘Pig on the Street’ truck. “Achin’ for bacon?” screamed the logo. Are you kidding? After a sleepless 9 hour flight and airline food, a yummy bacon wrap was just the kickstart I was craving....

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