Day Trips

Day Trip: Escape to Chilliwack

Day Trip: Escape to Chilliwack

An hour and a half outside Vancouver, charming Chilliwack is booming with outdoor adventures, gourmet finds and family fun

The Day Trip: Bowen Island

The Day Trip: Bowen Island

Bowen Island has charm, carbon-positive scooters and a sense of community you won't want to leave.

Day Trip: 5+ Things to Check Out in West Vancouver

Day Trip: 5+ Things to Check Out in West Vancouver

The words “West Vancouver” may induce a groan of recognition from commuters, but the lush forests and picturesque views in this swanky suburb are more than worth the trip.

Our Intern’s Guide to Kelowna Wineries

Our Intern’s Guide to Kelowna Wineries

A narrated tour by someone who occasionally drinks wine from a box.

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Travel Diary: How to Spend One Perfect Day in Palm Springs

Travel Diary: How to Spend One Perfect Day in Palm Springs

This winter, Palm Springs flourishes with a wave of new hotels, restaurants and bars.

6 Incredible Hikes to Add to Your Summer Bucket List

6 Incredible Hikes to Add to Your Summer Bucket List

It's (finally!) time to get outside and enjoy nature.

Travel Diary: How to Spend One Perfect Day in Seattle

Travel Diary: How to Spend One Perfect Day in Seattle

Pizza, karaoke and cocktails fuel a whirlwind trip in Seattle.

The VanMag Guide to Mount Baker

The VanMag Guide to Mount Baker

Only 140 kilometres from Vancouver, this remote Washington outpost receives the most snowfall in North America while shunning the mega-resort vibes of its nearest rival.

Ski and Life Lessons at Kelowna’s Big White

Ski and Life Lessons at Kelowna’s Big White

Our writer returns as an adult (with kids) to the mountain that took his four front teeth.

Weekend Getaway: Where to Eat, Stay and Play in Bellingham

Weekend Getaway: Where to Eat, Stay and Play in Bellingham

Once known for outlet malls and Trader Joe’s, this Vancouver border town is channelling Portlandia of late, thanks to a dozen craft breweries, college-town energy and an earnest embrace of Washington state’s legalized marijuana status.