Monthly Archive: March 2014

Traveling British Columbia – Top 5 Hot Spots

BCBritish Columbia has some of the most fascinating attractions of North America. From the excitement and cultural diversity of Vancouver to the majestic mountains and other natural landscapes, there are few places in the world that offer as much. Let’s look at the five most exciting places to visit in the beautiful region.

1. Grouse Mountain -North Vancouver, BC

This is a resort that offers year-round activities. In the winter it’s a top destination for skiing and snowboarding. It has 26 ski and snowboard runs, making it an irresistible destination for lovers of winter sports. In summer, it’s great for hiking. Another reason people visit Grouse Mountain is for the unparalleled views it provides. The Grouse Mountain Skyride provides some of the region’s most breathtaking views.

2. Capilano Suspension Bridge -North Vancouver, BC

The Capilano Suspension Bridge is one of the world’s most scenic and thrilling suspension bridges. This bridge was built in 1889 and stretches 137m (450 feet) above the Capilano River. It’s located in a 27 acre park that also offers plenty of other attractions. There is also Treetops Adventure, which consists of seven suspension bridges over an evergreen forest. Nature lovers who don’t have a fear of heights will enjoy walking over these bridges, taking in the unique scenery and taking plenty of photos. (more…)