‘British Columbia’ Category

  1. An almost Car-free trip to Vancouver Island with kids in about 48 hours or so

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    August 6, 2017 by Terumi

    Vancouver Island with kids on the Victoria Clipper

    As much as we Seattleites die a little when people say “Pike’s Market” instead of “Pike Place Market,” it’s probably …
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  2. On Stopping by the new Angel of the Winds Arlington Supercharger

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    July 3, 2017 by Terumi

    Tesla Arlington Supercharger

    The other day we were driving up to Vancouver from Seattle when a new Tesla Supercharger popped up on our …
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  3. My Vancouver with Kids list

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    February 27, 2017 by Terumi

    Burgos fondue in vancouver

    This Vancouver with kids list is long overdue!  I get asked about Vancouver family travel at least once a week …
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  4. Yummy Chinese Restaurants in Richmond BC that maybe even locals don’t know about

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    February 16, 2017 by Terumi

    Must-try Chinese Restaurants in Richmond

    Have you ever been to Richmond BC?  Perhaps you’ve passed through on your way north from Seattle to Whistler, or …
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  5. A festive weekend trip with kids to Vancouver BC

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    December 13, 2016 by Terumi

    Vancouver BC with kids in December

    A weekend or two ago, the husband had a conference in Vancouver BC, so of course we tagged along.  I …
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  6. Dinosaurs and All the Foods at Richmond Night Market

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    July 16, 2016 by Terumi

    Rotato at the Richmond night market

    When people ask me about what to see in my hometown Vancouver, BC the first thing I always think about …
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  7. Unexpected Chickens on an electric drive down the Chuckanut

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    July 6, 2016 by Terumi

    Unexpected Chickens on our Electric Chuckanut Drive

    Windy turns and hidden bakeries, scenic pull-outs and switchbacks reminiscent of the old Sea-to-Sky highway from Vancouver to Whistler are …
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  8. An Electric Car, Scooters and Yummy Food in Vancouver BC

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    March 24, 2016 by Terumi

    cyclebc rental in vancouver

    Living in Seattle we are SO lucky to be equidistant between Vancouver and Portland which are two excellent food hubs …
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  9. A stay in my FAVORITE place in the world (Granville Island Hotel, Vancouver, BC)

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    February 11, 2016 by Terumi

    light display at granville island

    Do you have a place that you love more than anywhere in the world? A place that evokes a happy …
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  10. Whistler with kids in the Wintertime and a hotel with your own hot tub

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    January 8, 2016 by Terumi

    skiing in whistler with kids

    Everyone I know has been talking about going to Whistler lately and it is such a fun place to go-especially …
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  11. When you stop to ponder your AAA membership, how safe Canada is and what this all means for family travel on a Monday

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    December 15, 2015 by Terumi

    homemade gluten-free peanut butter cake

    I met a few angels this weekend on my drive to Vancouver.  What started out as a mission to celebrate …
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  12. A suite hotel with breakfast and a great location (Victoria, BC)

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    October 21, 2015 by Terumi

    waiting for the water taxi

    Every time I hear the song “Under the Boardwalk” I’m whisked back to the steps along the water in front …
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  13. Where you charge in Vancouver when there is no supercharger

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    October 8, 2015 by Terumi

    Ritzvill Washington Supercharger for Tesla

    Ok Vancouver, you really need a supercharger.  If you’ve been reading a while, we’ve owned our electric car for a …
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  14. A place worth visiting just to charge your car (Quallicum Beach, Vancouver Island)

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    September 30, 2015 by Terumi

    things to do near car charger on quallicum beach

    We were in a sun-filled cafe called Sobo on the northern tip of Vancouver Island in Tofino when a gentleman …
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  15. Oh Joy and cake memories to get me through a Monday

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    September 28, 2015 by Terumi

    IDSWEST Conference 2015 Vancouver Convention Centre

    Oh weekend!  Why are you so fleeting? We made a brief stop in Vancouver this weekend because I had tickets …
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  16. 10 or so kid-friendly food options on Vancouver Island

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    September 10, 2015 by Terumi

    eating on vancouver island with kids

    We just spent a lovely week on Vancouver Island and I never realized how EASY it is to travel there …
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  17. Our favorite place to stop and re-charge on our way up to Whistler just got better

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    August 13, 2015 by Terumi

    Tesla trip from Seattle to Whistler stopping at Squamish supercharger

    As long as I can remember we’ve stopped at Squamish on the way to Whistler.  When I was younger it …
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  18. 50 Northwest Parks in Summer

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    June 26, 2015 by Terumi

    northwest parks to visit with kids

    My guys want to visit 50 northwest parks this summer and I thought this was a really fun goal.  At …
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  19. A run, a beach and stops along the way in Whistler with kids (Rainbow Park, Whistler, BC)

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    June 14, 2015 by Terumi

    The North Face Whistler run is becoming a bit of a family tradition; this is the 2nd time we’ve headed …
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  20. When a bakery you love now has a park next door! (Beaucoup Bakery, Vancouver BC)

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    May 11, 2015 by Terumi

    and there is ample parking near this playground in Vancouver BC

    Oh my goodness.  I love Beaucoup http://www.beaucoupbakery.com/bakery but it is so close to my favorite place in the world-GRANVILLE ISLAND-we’d often …
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