Cruise Canada’s iconic Inside Passage: How to save $1000s

Imagine cruising through Canada’s Inside Passage towards Alaska. Sitting back in your seat watching humpback whales, orca and seals swimming alongside your ship. Spotting bears fishing on the shoreline while you eat breakfast and seeing the sunset over the coastal islands of British Columbia. Sound good? We think so too. But perhaps you think cruises are expensive…

Take a stroll around Vancouver

A couple of days in Vancouver is probably enough given the incredible beauty and adventure that is on offer throughout Canada. And we feel that trips to Stanley Park and the Museum of Anthropology at UBC are probably the best ways to spend them. Stanley park is an enormous inner city park set on the…

Searching for the Spirit Bear – Day 1

For those of you who haven’t heard of the spirit bear I’ll give you a quick introduction. Deep in the heart of the Great Bear Rainforest in British Columbia, Canada, lives a truly special animal. Otherwise known as a Kermode bear, the spirit bear is actually a subspecies of the American black bear. The reason…

Spot a bald eagle on Vancouver Island

Vancouver Island is the largest island off the west coast as North America. With easy access from the mainland, stunning scenery (both on and offshore) and multiple attractions it is a must visit for anyone on their Bucket List trip to Canada. From Victoria in the South up to Port Hardy in the North there is…