Frommer's British Columbia & the Canadian Rockies 2006 by Bill McRae, Donald Olson

By Bill McRae, Donald Olson

You are going to by no means fall into the vacationer traps if you trip with Frommer's. it really is like having a pal express you round, taking you to the areas locals like top. Our professional authors have already long gone far and wide you could go--they've performed the legwork for you, and they are no longer afraid to inform it love it is, saving you money and time. No different sequence deals candid stories of such a lot of lodges and eating places in all fee levels. each Frommer's shuttle consultant is up to date, with special costs for every thing, dozens of colour maps, and fascinating insurance of activities, buying, and nightlife. you would be misplaced with out us!

Frommer's British Columbia & the Canadian Rockies will convey you the easiest of Vancouver, the most well liked vacation spot in North the United States, the place you could get pleasure from state-of-the-art Asian-fusion food and adventure firsthand its bright arts and nightlife scene. Then we are going to take you into one of the most astounding, unspoiled geographical region at the continent, the place you could take pleasure in whale staring at, sea kayaking, canoeing, natural world viewing, downhill snowboarding, wine tasting, climbing, cycling, and extra. within the Rockies, you will get complete insurance of lovely Banff and Jasper nationwide Parks, and we will additionally take you to the sparkling glacial waters of Lake Louise. Our writer has traveled each inch of this monstrous sector, and he is selected the simplest locations to stick: desert motels, visitor ranches, dependent B&Bs, mom-and-pop inns, secluded campgrounds, and comfort hotels. With Frommer's in hand, it is a snap to layout the Canadian experience that is correct for you.

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Divers visit the area year-round to see the Pacific Northwest’s unique underwater fauna and flora, and to swim among the ghostly remains of 19th-century whaling ships and 20th-century schooners. The Pacific Rim National Park’s Broken Group Islands is home to a multitude of sea life; the waters off the park’s West Coast Trail are known as “the graveyard of the Pacific” for the hundreds of shipwrecks. Nanaimo and Campbell River, on Vancouver Island, are both centers for numerous dive outfitters. FISHING Angling is enjoyed across western Canada.

S. State Department website at http://travel. html. BRINGING CHILDREN INTO CANADA If you are traveling with children, you should carry identification for each child. Divorced parents who share custody of their children should carry copies of the legal custody documents. Adults who are not parents or guardians should have written permission from the parents or guardians to supervise the children. When traveling with a group of vehicles, parents or guardians should travel in the same vehicle as the children when arriving at the border.

See p. 315. Belvedere (Calgary; & 403/2659595): The moody, noirish atmosphere of this elegant fine-dining room lights up when the food arrives: Easily one of western Canada’s top restaurants, Belvedere offers an inventive dining experience focused on Pan-Canadian ingredients and impeccable French-by-way-of-Tokyo technique. See p. 327. River Café (Calgary; & 403/2617670): You’ll walk through a quiet, tree-filled park on an island in the Bow River to reach this bustling place. At the restaurant’s center, an immense wood-fired oven and grill produce smoky grilled meats and vegetables, all organically grown and freshly harvested.

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