British Columbia Storm Watching

Winter vacationers from different parts of the globe travel to travel to the beautiful fishing villages of Ucluelet and Tofino to participate in an unique activity called storm watching.The season of storm watching range from November to March, when the province is visited by 10 to 15 storms every month peaking into December to February. It is during this time Tofino gets a majority of its annual rainfall of 5 meters. The storms are also so strong, the rain falls almost horizontally.Storm watchi…

Vancouver’s Marijuana Cafes

Vancouver is among the few places in the world were recreational use of marijuana is tolerated. Like the progressive social policy used in the Netherlands, the city has a small number of marijuana cafés (as opposed to “coffeeshops” like in Amsterdam) where open smoking of soft drugs like marijuana and hashish is tolerated.The only difference between the pot cafés of Vancouver and its Holland counterpart is that patrons in Vancouver must bring their own smoke since marijuana is being …

Golfing on British Columbia’s

Golfing under the British Columbia skies is an experience all by itself, with courses ranked among the finest of the world. Being a geographically diverse province, golfing in BC has an array of choices. For one, the courses range from gently rolling greens overlooking the ocean to tiered fairways in the mountain country.Golfing in British Columbia lets you live and breathe the best that the province has to offer. With virtually pure air and comfortable temperatures, it is not unusual to see eag…

British Columbia Fishing Activities

Canada’s British Columbia has an intricate system of lakes and rivers around the province, not to mention the long Pacific Ocean coast along the west. This has long been one of North America’s best fishing destinations, where fisher from all over the world are reeling in with hopes of getting giant-sized steelhead, huge sturgeon, and mammoth salmon. The waters of BC is also abundant with rainbow trout, Dolly Varden, Yellowhead perch, and other species. It is in British Columbia where you find th…