Articles Tagged ‘British Columbia’

NileGuide 5 with Jessica Spiegel of WhyGo Italy

NileGuide 5 with Jessica Spiegel of WhyGo Italy July 28, 2011 | NileGuide 5, Travel News | Read More
Jessica Spiegel is a travel writer for the BootsnAll Travel Network. Although Spiegel is based in Portland, a city she loves dearly, she’s more commonly known as the “Italy girl.” She writes the WhyGo Italy travel guide and doesn’t try to contain her bias toward anything and everything...

Next Time You Extend Your Honeymoon, Tell Your Family

Next Time You Extend Your Honeymoon, Tell Your Family July 26, 2011 | Active/Outdoors, Travel News, Travel Style | Read More
Yeah, sometimes it pays to check in with family. Especially when you tell everyone before you leave town that you’ll be back on a certain day, and then not only do you not return that day, but you are gone for another three weeks. Hopefully UK newlyweds Ben and Caroline Davies have learned their...

Rodent Gets Free Flight From Rat Free Alberta To Vancouver

Rodent Gets Free Flight From Rat Free Alberta To Vancouver April 15, 2010 | Canada, Travel News | Read More
Since November 2007, Vancouver-based Little Mischief Rescue has focused on rat and ferret rescue and welfare.  Our story begins with this entry on the rescue’s blog: … got an email from the Calgary Animal Control. A rat was brought into the province of Alberta illegally (rats are illegal...

Fly Above San Francisco During the British Columbia Experience, April 8th through 18th 2010

Fly Above San Francisco During the British Columbia Experience, April 8th through 18th 2010 April 8, 2010 | Offbeat, San Francisco | Read More
I have to admit I’m biased. I’m from Calgary, with much of my family hailing from the great city of Vancouver, so when we received an invitation to participate in the British Columbia Experience on April 8th, 2010 in Justin Herman Plaza across from San Francisco’s Ferry Building, I jumped at the...

2010 Olympics: Where to Stay in Whistler

2010 Olympics: Where to Stay in Whistler December 29, 2009 | Vancouver/Whistler | Read More
This week’s featured guide: Where to Stay in Whistler, by NileGuide’s Whistler Local Expert Natasha John. During the Winter 2010 Olympic Games, Vancouver and Whistler will be bustling with visitors from all over the globe. Many of Vancouver and Whistler’s well known vacation hot spots have...

Top 10 Mountain Towns in North America

Top 10 Mountain Towns in North America March 10, 2009 | Top 5/10 Lists | Read More
Many of us cling to the dream of ditching the urban rat race and moving to a funky town in the mountains where we can hike, bike, climb, paddle, and ski to our heart’s content. In fact, for every person with the “check out” mentality, there are ten more who simply want to get away,...