BC Romantic Getaway For 2



The pure size and scope of things to do on a BC Romantic Getaway is vast. As Canada's most western province, British Columbia is known for rich forests, breathtaking mountains and people who understand what it means to get away from it all. Stretching from Alaska to the State of Washington, this region also boasts one of the world's most fantastic coasts.

Where the forests reach the sea the effect is that of a rainforest rather than what you expect in a sylvan setting. Traveling through the area presents amazing BC Romantic Getaway picture-taking opportunities. The visual impact relaxes and inspires without any extra planning.


Most people come on their BC Romantic Getaway by car or SUV. For those who enjoy train travel, packages are available for any budget and offer the advantage of leaving the driving to the engineer. It is important to keep in mind that because of the mountains and distances between towns and cities, time-budgeting is an important consideration when making your travel plans. If you’re driving on your own, get good maps and do a little research so you can smoothly transition from town to town. This allows you to sail as far ahead of time as possible for a B&B or other room accommodations.

Southwest BC Romantic Getaway For 2

If you have a short trip in mind, the southwest of “BC” is one of the best places to start. The largest city is Vancouver, located on the Strait of Georgia. Served by it's own international airport and only two hours drive from Seattle Washington to the south, getting here is easy from anywhere in the world. Downtown Vancouver is compact, so the shopping, nightclubs and hotels are all within easy distance of each other. You can spend the day hunting for just the right memorabilia in the multiple artist craft shops, the afternoon at the inner harbor and then head to Robinson Street for dinner in one of the many top ranked restaurants.

Vancouver vacation or romantic getaway: Vancouver is considered a laid back and relaxed place to get to know the Pacific Northwest. The little cafes in particular seem apt for lovers, with a charming ambiance and dark corners where you can sneak a kiss.

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With more time to spend, a very popular place to visit at any time of year is Whistler. Positioned in the Canadian Rockies two hours to the north of Vancouver, Whistler is a winter ski destination and a summer alpine resort. The resorts in the area offer packages that include transportation to and from Vancouver with several interesting options. Because there are so many mountain lakes, a float plane is a unique way to arrive as well as being something you might not have an opportunity to experience very often.

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When most people think of Canada, they don't often think of ranches and cowboys. British Columbia has a long history of cattle herding and just as strong a tradition of riding and roping as the “Old West” of the US. Thanks to the vast expanse of the province, ranches have huge tracts of land that the hectic pace of the modern world have yet to touch. Many ranches offer vacation packages complete with lessons on how to rope cattle (hey, that’s one way to snag your mate!).

British Columbia is full of wild life and unspoiled forests that spread up the sides of rugged mountains. From the easy recreation of Vancouver to the small towns scattered throughout the mountains, this is where you can relax and breathe clean cool air.

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