Bc Tourism

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 g...

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 con...

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...