However you choose to travel between Vancouver and Whistler–by land, rail, or air–you’re in for a visual treat: the scenery is spectacular no matter how you make your approach. Whistler by car: $ Not so long ago, it took almost three hours to navigate the winding highway safely. But the […]

Getting to Whistler from Vancouver, BC

It would be easy for a visitor to overlook Richmond, BC —land of mini-malls and big-box stores—while visiting nearby Vancouver. But Richmond is an island, with an island’s watery charms, and it is a worthy destination for day-trippers. Descending into Vancouver International Airport, you stare down on Richmond’s hard, grey, flat expanse of […]

Vancouver Day Trips: Richmond, BC