The Fair at the PNE

Every Summer The Fair at the PNE opens for the last two weeks of August. Although Playland, the rides around the park, is open all Summer long, The Fair is only open for a limited time. The Fair includes different kiosks, a market place, petting zoo, pig races, shows, parades, a lottery home and many … More The Fair at the PNE

Whistler, B.C.

With Chris’ family visiting, we couldn’t explore British Columbia without going up to Whistler. To get to Whistler you have to take the freeway to Vancouver and then join onto the Sea to Sky Highway. The name of the highway says it all. As you drive up the mountain side, you have sea to sky … More Whistler, B.C.

White Rock

When Chris had his first visit to Canada, one place I took him to was White Rock. So it was only fitting that for his family’s first visit to Canada, we took them there as well. White Rock is a little beach town lined with shows, a pier and a boardwalk. It is right on … More White Rock

Nanaimo

After a lovely day spent in Victoria, we thought it would be great to enjoy more that Vancouver Island had to offer. Before leaving Victoria, we drove over to Hatley Castle. This castle has been in place since the 1800’s. First it was a family home, then it was purchased as a safe-house for the … More Nanaimo