Travel

Island vet talks tips for winter travel with pets

Going to see the vet the day before a trip is never a good idea

Visiting Peru’s Lake Titicaca

Villagers want to draw tourists — but on their own terms

  • Dec 16, 2019

Palestinians in Bethlehem look beyond religious tourism

BETHLEHEM, Palestinian Territory — For decades, the people of Bethlehem have watched…

  • Dec 15, 2019

Ucluelet Aquarium celebrates “best” season to date

“We had some wonderful, really engaged visitors,” said curator Laura Griffith Cochrane.

Canadian airline passengers to be eligible for $1,000 in compensation for delayed flights

Passengers can also receive compensation for overbooking, lost luggage and other inconveniences

Mount Washington receives more than 30cm of snow

Last week, the resort announced they were pushing back opening day due to lack of snow.

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9 best things to do in Phuket

Thai island blessed with beaches, temples, wildlife and much more

  • Dec 12, 2019

Snowbirds set to take to the skies of the Comox Valley and beyond

The Royal Canadian Air Force officially announced the 2020 Snowbirds schedule

Victoria shuttle service aims to use cruise ship waste as fuel

Pacific Northwest Transportation Services wants to have a zero emission fleet by 2026

Victoria ranked ‘most bikeable’ city in Canada

Real estate brokerage Redfin releases inaugural bike score ratings

Victoria council chambers packed for ongoing environmental cruise ship discussions

Union workers, neighbourhood associations and more gathered for environmental conversations

Kingfisher Resort unveils spectacular winter light display

Visit Comox Valley resort’s lighted garden free of charge over the holiday season

  • Dec 8, 2019

TESS VAN STRAATEN: Find Christmas cheer in the heart of Victoria

From the iconic Fairmont Empress to decorated Old Town, seasonal activities abound in the harbour

  • Dec 7, 2019

Mexico in December

Why you should the country’s most popular beach destinations before peak season

  • Dec 6, 2019

A no-stress guide to airports for every type of traveler

Here’s how to get through it with a smile, no matter your travel type

  • Dec 5, 2019

Hurricane season is ending, but the recovery from Dorian has just begun in the Bahamas

Bahamas reminding travelers that Dorian wiped out only the northern part of the archipelago.

  • Dec 4, 2019

Costa Rica cracks down on ‘cruel’ animal selfies with viral social media campaign

‘Taking selfies with animals is cruel, negatively impacts endangered species and may be dangerous’

  • Dec 3, 2019

Design underway for Cathedral Grove parking lot upgrade

Median, pedestrian overpass, parking area expansion all in the works

Flood hits tribal land days before camping season closes

About 170 people were at the campground when a flood hit in the pre-dawn hours Friday

  • Dec 2, 2019

Wheelchair opens doors for traveller in India and Pakistan

For Comox Valley’s Judy Norbury, disability paved way for experiences she might not have had