Visiting the Royal BC Museum, Victoria

Visiting the Royal BC Museum, Victoria

In all the reading I had come across during my research for our trip to Canada I had seen one or two mentions of the Royal BC Museum, usually accompanied by a comment something like “worth seeing”. I hadn’t seen anything else on the museum, or read...
Best Hostels in Vancouver BC

Best Hostels in Vancouver BC

During my trip to Canada and the USA I was in and out of Vancouver a few times, which gave me the opportunity to stay in some of the different hostels in downtown Vancouver. Here are my Vancouver hostel reviews, including which I think are the best hostels in...
Five Kelowna Wineries for Wine Tasting

Five Kelowna Wineries for Wine Tasting

During my recent visit to Canada we did a road trip from Vancouver to Calgary. The first stop of the trip was Kelowna, chosen because it is the hub of the Okanagan Valley wine region. We had only one afternoon the spare, and chose five Kelowna wineries for wine...
Travel Diaries – Vancouver (Part Three)

Travel Diaries – Vancouver (Part Three)

Our trip to North America was coming to and end. We had just finished up an amazing road trip from Vancouver to Calgary, and now we were getting on a plane to fly back to Vancouver. We had a bit over 24 hours until we would board our flight to head home to Australia....
Travel Diaries – Vancouver (Part Two)

Travel Diaries – Vancouver (Part Two)

On our arrival back into Vancouver from our cruise, we docked at about 7am. It took until about 9am for us to disembark, and another hour or so before we dropped off our luggage at our hostel. Our plan was to head out and explore Vancouver some more for the day....
Travel Diaries – Vancouver Island

Travel Diaries – Vancouver Island

After a few days in Vancouver, Bailey, Simon and I were off to Vancouver Island. We decided to go the public transport route and in the end I was glad we did because everything worked like clockwork and we saved a packet! We went by train, bus, ferry, then another bus...