British Columbia
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A pilgrimage for prawns in Vancouver

It's spot prawn season in British Columbia and that means some seriously good eating in Vancouver, Cinda Chavich of Vacay.ca reports.



June Festivals: Jazz, lobster and icebergs

Things are humming this month with lots of festivals that the whole family will enjoy — including some of the best jazz fests in the world.


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Perfect weekend in Radium Hot Springs

Healing waters, soothing spa treatments, wildlife viewing and unique food finds all await in eastern British Columbia, Jody Robbins writes.



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Vancouver Island sweetens up to mead

Mead, the world's oldest alcoholic drink, finds new life on Vancouver Island, Kathleen Kenna of Vacay.ca writes.



At Salmon n' Bannock, the popular fish is served during every course except dessert. Above, salmon mousse. (Hadi Dadashian photo)

Discover First Nations cuisine in Vancouver

First Nations-owned Salmon n' Bannock, one of the Top 50 Restaurants in Canada, is tremendously unique, Kathleen Kenna reports.



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Part 2: Surf, golf and ski on Vancouver Island in one day

Golf at Pheasant Glen and skiing the slopes of Mount Washington wrap up a day of blistering fun in BC for Vacay.ca's Miguel Strother.


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Part 1: Surf, golf and ski on Vancouver Island in one day

Vacay.ca's Miguel Strother packed so much into one day on the west coast that he needs two parts to tell you all about it!



See the full colours of the season at the Ontario Tulip Festival in Ottawa. (CBC Image)

May Festivals: Tulips, music and bikes!

May has arrived and the country is in full bloom. That means there's lots to celebrate withseveral great festivals across the country.



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Bike trip around Vancouver on Earth Day

As Earth Day 2012 arrives, Vacay.ca's Katie Marti looks at the best bike trips within the most cycling-friendly big city in the country.


Brady Beach on Vancouver Island. (Julia Pelish/Vacay.ca)

Photo of the Week — Bamfield, British Columbia

On Vancouver Island, Bamfield earns a turn in the spotlight thanks to its stunning beach. Submit your travel photos and win a prize!





 
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