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Canada's Coolest Towns For Summer Fun

DiscountMyFlights.ca | Posted 06.07.2016 | Canada Travel
DiscountMyFlights.ca

It may be called the "Great White North," but Canada isn't just a travel destination for winter adventures. In fact, Canada comes even more alive in the summer months with its ideal temperatures for adventuring, abundance of outdoor festivals, picture-perfect beaches and so much more.

4 Reasons Why You Should Take A Surf Trip In Canada

Allison Eberle | Posted 05.19.2016 | Canada Travel
Allison Eberle

Surfing is now one of the world's fastest growing sports, and that means it's becoming difficult to find a wave all to yourself. Instead of setting your sights on the overly-crowded lineups of Costa Rica or surfing with hundreds of wave-hungry teenagers in California, it's time to look toward the Great White North.

Why Tofino Is The Place To Be This Summer

Vitamin Daily | Posted 05.10.2016 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

Around Vancouver, we're blessed with beautiful mountains, beaches and a multitude of trails to trek. But when it comes to surfing, Tofino's where it's at. From waves to foodie delights to amazing sights, make sure you head West and take in Tofino this summer.

6 Awe-Inspiring Destinations To Add To Your Canadian Travel Bucket List

at.las | Posted 05.02.2016 | Canada Travel
at.las

Oh, Canada: the land of ice and snow, where hockey players are the top national export, the people really are as nice as they say, and you'll find some of the most incredible landscapes in the entire world. From East Coast to West Coast, these awe-inspiring places will leave you with some truly Canadian wanderlustt.

Canada Is Your Destination For Action-Packed Summer Adventures

Flight Network | Posted 04.28.2016 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

Canadians are no strangers to adventure. Whether it's backpacking in some of the world's most photogenic national parks, surfing double overhead waves in Tofino or ziplining through the rainforest, there's no doubt that Canadians know how to have a good time (and get the adrenaline pumping).

This Is The Last Straw For Tofino Businesses

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.08.2016 | Canada British Columbia

They're calling it the "Straws Suck" campaign.

The 20 Best Places To Visit In Canada For 2016

Vacay.ca | Posted 01.18.2016 | Canada
Vacay.ca

As the nation nears its 150th birthday in 2017, touring through the provinces and territories in a car brings an opportunity for intimate discovery of the nation as well as the chance for Canadians to make a poignant and personal connection with Canada just prior to its landmark anniversary.

Tofino House Sets Record With $3.6-Million Sale

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 12.09.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Is Tofino the new Vancouver?

B.C. Bride-To-Be Loses Ring In Sand Hours After Proposal

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.03.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The couple used metal detectors, kitchen implements, shovels, and rakes to search for it.

High Centre Of Gravity Likely Caused B.C. Boat To Roll: TSB

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.27.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"The bravery and courage they have shown through what is a difficult time, I find deeply moving."

British Tourists Die In B.C. Boat Sinking

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.26.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The tour boat with 24 passengers and three crew members on board sank on Sunday.

Several Dead After Tour Boat Sinks Near Tofino

CP | Geordon Omand and Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.26.2015 | Canada British Columbia

There were 27 people onboard the whale-watching vessel.

Ucluelet Offers a Wild West Coast Adventure

Mark Sissons | Posted 10.06.2015 | Canada Travel
Mark Sissons

Long in the shadow of Tofino, its more famous neighbour to the north, Ucluelet is an unpretentious working harbour town that's becoming a popular wild west coast getaway. Today, it offers visitors everything from whale watching and kayaking excursions to fresh dining options, as well as a range of accommodations.

Ahousaht First Nation Warriors Win B.C. Salmon Farm Standoff

Jeff Matthews | Posted 09.24.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Jeff Matthews

A salmon farm like the one proposed can create about the same amount of raw sewage as a city the size of Kelowna. "It's common sense," says Lennie John. "We fish in these waters for food, we don't go into Cermaq's kitchen and leave manure all over the floor."

First Nation Blockades Tofino-Area Salmon Farm

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.10.2016 | Canada British Columbia

They fear possible diseases bred in fish within the open nets could be passed to clam beds or wild salmon travelling to and from nearby spawning rivers.

3 Dead After Fishing Boat Capsizes Near Tofino

CP | Posted 09.06.2016 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA — Three men are dead after a commercial fishing boat capsized near Tofino, B.C. A fourth man was rescued from a life raft early Sunday m...

20 Canadian Restaurants You Must Try

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 06.14.2016 | Canada Living
Adrian Brijbassi

On Monday, Vacay.ca will announce its fourth annual Top 50 Restaurants in Canada rankings. It's a survey of elite diners, industry experts, and leading travel and food journalists who take the pulse of the nation's dining scene. It's an ever-changing and exciting time to dine out across Canada. Here is the list of the 20 best restaurants I tried during the past 12 months.

LOOK: B.C.'s Best Beaches

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 06.02.2015 | Canada British Columbia

It's that time of year!

Tofino's Feast Showcases Flavours of the West Coast

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 05.08.2016 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

When I first visited Tofino in 2003, there were few restaurants besides the opulent Pointe. Now, the city is teeming with choice establishments. That community love for food explodes into euphoria on May 8. The two-week Feast Tofino festival features 17 events, several of which include visiting chefs from Vancouver.

B.C. Floating Fortress Is A Whole New Level Of Living Off-Grid

Posted 12.14.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Tofino couple's home is off grid, off land, and off the chain.

Gorgeous B.C. Beach House Oozes West Coast Style

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 03.26.2015 | Canada British Columbia

You can literally walk out of the the house, onto the beach, and surf your troubles away.

Tofino Resort Bucks B.C. Trend And Remains Locally Owned

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 03.06.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The $30-million Pacific Sands Beach Resort was bought by a B.C. company despite rumours of Chinese investor interest.

Goats On a Roof and More Curiosities on Vancouver Island

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 02.07.2015 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

More than one million visitors arrive every year to see this accidental tourist attraction. The goats first appeared 40 years ago, when the Coombs market was built by Norwegian immigrants who had grown up with sod roofs and wanted to bring that feature to their adopted country.

Tiny B.C. Town Cooks Up Big Accolades

The Huffington Post B.C. | Hillary Nguyen-Don | Posted 12.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Bamfield seafood salad from Wolf In The Fog (Christopher Pouget Photography) The town of Tofino, population 1,800, has been causing quite a stir in...

B.C. Humpback Whale Injured, Tangled In Rope

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

B.C. researchers are looking for a young humpback whale who is injured and may still be tangled in rope. A team with the Pacific Region Fisheries a...