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March Festivals: Snow forts and whales!

Several fun things to celebrate this month including maple syrup, film, music and the arrival of spring, of course.



Victoria tea master helps re-invent the teacup

Victoria is Canada's tea capital — and also home to an inventive cup that can change the way we enjoy the beverage.


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Top 10 March Break finds in Canada

Whistler's free deal for kids tops our recommended travel tips for the upcoming holiday.



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Vancouver blooms in time for March Break

Cherry blossoms are out, the beaches are alive (and free of snow), and hotel deals abound on Canada's gorgeous west coast, Katie Marti writes.



Vancouver's Naval Reserve Division, HMCS Discovery, seen from the seawall going around Stanley Park. (©Julia Pelish/Vacay.ca)

Top 10 places to photograph in Vancouver

Get these great travel photography tips from our award-winning photographer and resident of Canada's beautiful west coast city!



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Vancouver ready to spring to life

At this time of year, as much of the rest of the country sits under a white blanket of snow, Vancouver blushes with glorious colours, Vacay.ca's Tricia Edgar writes.


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The world’s only ski resort with an ocean view

On beautiful Vancouver Island, Mount Washington gives skiers a unique thrill, Kathleen Kenna of Vacay.ca writes.



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Foodies dig into Vancouver restaurant deals

Restaurant deals will fill your appetite during this food festival that runs to February 5.



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Vancouver on a shoestring

You don't have to blow the budget when you venture to the west coast, as long as you follow these travel tips from Vacay.ca's Katie Marti.


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Vancouver: A great city for pet travel

On the west coast, there are plenty of places to unleash your adventurous spirit and enjoy a fun-filled vacation with your dog.





 
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