Whale Watching tours in Vancouver

WHALE WATCHING SEASON Although the Whales start to become visible in the coastal waters of BC around the beginning of March the official Whale Watching Season for guided tours runs from April to the end of October. There are various Tour operators that you can use to spend a day out at sea to catch…

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Discover the local wildlife of Vancouver

If you have been following our posts lately on Facebook and Twitter you will have noticed that the various local wildlife of BC have been causing a stir as of late. First off we had a guy in his car have an encounter with just not one Cougar but three in the Comox valley on…

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BIG BUS HOP ON HOP OFF & WESTCOAST SIGHTSEEING DAY TOURS

BIG BUS HOP ON HOP OFF TOUR VIDEO April 15th is the beginning of the Spring schedule for the Big Bus hop on hop off city tour. April is typically when all the major tours will now be up and running, we will like to introduce to you the Big Bus and Westcoast sightseeing tours…

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April 2015 events in Vancouver

April is a great time to visit the city in Vancouver. The city starts to warm up nicely with the colours of the plants and trees in full bloom which makes the city vividly come alive. VANCOUVER SUN RUN – APRIL 19th Now in its 31st year the Vancouver Sun Run has grown ever popular…

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In just a matter of weeks the Bears begin to wake up from their hibernation.

When you come to visit British Columbia you are not only visiting some incredible terrain that encompasses impressive mountains, deserts and a stunning coastline, you are also visiting Bear country. BC is home to the most populous of bears in all of Canada, roughly half of all Black Bears and Grizzly Bears that are in…

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Whale and Dolphin watching season has begun in spectacular style!

It has been quite the week for us along the coastal BC waters as we have been treated to some rare Dolphin and Whale pods migrating through the Georgia Strait. The Whales are not too elusive as they general favour these waters for migrating, but catching a sight of Dolphin pods is actually a rare…

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Springtime in Vancouver……Part 2 – Activities to explore.

NORTH SHORE MOUNTAINS AND ACTIVITIES IN SPRING Some of you may have heard that Vancouver just received a considerable amount of snowfall over the weekend although accumulations were at a premium in the downtown area, this was not the case for the rest of the greater Vancouver area. This comes as welcome relief for the…

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Spring time in Vancouver – Part 1…Gorgeous Wildlife and Plantlife

For many of us who live in Vancouver the Season of Spring is by far one of the best, with the longer days becoming more noticeable and the weather slowly but surely warming it is a time where the city and nature start to wake from the long long nights of Winter. There are many…

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Explore the Georgia Strait and beyond as Whale watching Season is coming soon!

In a little under a month the volume of Orca Whales will hopefully start to dramatically increase in numbers, and this can mean only one thing….Whale Watching Season has truly begun! http://www.tourismvancouver.com/do/activities-attractions/whale-watching/ As has been mentioned before, this area of the world is enriched with some amazing nature and wildlife out there, and along with…

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