Bc Tourism

More And More International Tourists Are Flocking To B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.23.2016 | Canada British Columbia

Particularly from France.

Canadian Rockies Are Magical As Ever In Stunning Drone Video

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 08.20.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Is this even real?

21 Times B.C. Burst With 'True North Strong And Free'

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 07.02.2015 | Canada British Columbia

B.C., you babe.

BC Ferries Wants To Close Terminals In Nanaimo, Salt Spring Island

CBC | Posted 05.19.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Commissioner Gord Macatee says he's wondering if Nanaimo and Salt Spring Island both need three ferry terminals each.

The New York Times Really, Really Likes Squamish, B.C.

CBC | Posted 03.14.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The main fuel stop on the Sea to Sky Highway between Whistler, B.C., and Vancouver is getting international attention as a place to do more than get g...

Destination B.C. Builds 3D Adventures To Promote Tourism

CBC | Posted 02.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Destination B.C. is using 3D virtual reality technology to entice tourists to the province.  It spent approximately $500,000 to develop two virtua...

BC Ferries Plans Airline-Style Booking System

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.02.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - BC Ferries says its customers should be able to reserve trips like they would book airline tickets and hotel rooms and receive discounted f...

BC Ferries Cuts Threatening Local Businesses: Study

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's mid-Coast region has been hit hard by government ferry service cuts that threaten to turn the community of Bella Coola i...

WATCH: Drop Everything And Explore B.C.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Sure, it's a bit rainy in B.C. these days, and we grumble about the cost of living here. But take a few minutes to sit back and take in this majestic ...

WATCH: Go Up Close In B.C.'s Great Bear Rainforest

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Grab your hats and your runners, because we're going exploring! Or at least, that's what we feel like shouting after watching this amazing video of...

$17,000 Driving Tour Of Beautiful B.C.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The closest most of us get to expensive luxury cars is at trade shows (or maybe if you attend UBC, the University of Beautiful Cars) but you can get r...

One Night At This B.C. Resort Costs $3,923

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.11.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A luxury tent resort on Vancouver Island has cracked a top 10 list of the world's most expensive hotels. The Clayoquot Wilderness Resort near Tofin...

LOOK: B.C.'s Tackiest Towns?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Emma Prestwich | Posted 10.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Here in B.C., we're pretty blessed, geographically. The mountains tower overhead, you can drive for hours through dense, colourful rainforest. Plus if...

Fiona Morrow

Feasting On Canada

HuffingtonPost.com | Fiona Morrow | Posted 06.17.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Lindsay Anderson just can’t stop thinking about food. The Richmond, B.C. food blogger who recently completed the epic 365 Days of Dining, is alre...

Breaking Down TOIFA Vancouver: Was It Worth It?

Shachi Kurl | Posted 06.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Shachi Kurl

Everybody had a good time at the Times of India Film Awards (TOIFA), but that wasn't the real reason the Clark government cut an $11 million cheque to bring TOIFA to Vancouver. She argued it was an investment for a future economic payday. Critics argued it was to give her a platform to woo South Asian voters before B.C.'s May election. The B.C. Liberals viewed TOIFA as a box of ladoos (Indian sweets) they could deliver to hungry ethnic voters. Instead, it turned into a political grenade in their hands.

B.C. Tourism Gets Sucker-Punched

CBC | Posted 01.26.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Visits to B.C. by U.S. tourists are down by more than a third over the past several years, according to a report from a Vancouver research group. ...

What I've Learned After 100 Straight Days Of Dining Out

Lindsay Anderson | Posted 11.22.2012 | Canada British Columbia
Lindsay Anderson

This June 7, I began a rather extraordinary job. I was chosen from 1,507 applicants to dine at 365 Richmond restaurants in 365 days, and write a blog post about each and every experience.

B.C. Tourism Poised For A Tumble?

CBC | Posted 08.04.2012 | Canada Travel

A tourism expert says 2012 is poised to be a slower-than-hoped-for year for the industry, despite the provincial government’s optimism. ...

B.C. Backtracks On Brochure Discouraging Gay Tourism Promotion

CBC | Posted 01.08.2012 | Canada

Tourism BC is withdrawing a marketing brochure telling businesses not to promote gay tourism in China. A passage from the controversial br...

BC Won't MArjket Gay Tourism To China

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.07.2012 | Canada Politics

VANCOUVER - British Columbia businesses must not promote gay tourism, casinos and gambling if they want the help of the provincial government in attra...