When thinking of the most romantic places on earth, the first few countries that come to mind are Paris, Italy, New York City, or even Germany. Little did most people know, British Columbia also has a lot to offer with its striking and jaw-dropping beauty.
With its stunning landscape and ocean, British Columbia is undoubtedly a perfect place, especially for couples. Below are some must-see places and helpful tips on how to treat your loved one in this dreamy city.
Places To Visit
1. The Seawall
Vancouver offers a lot of places for couples to walk hand in hand, and the Seawall is one for the books. It is a famous place for visitors to bike, runs, or walk. The Seawall is the world’s longest uninterrupted waterfront path. It offers a beautiful view from the Vancouver Convention Center to Spanish Banks Park, a perfect place to spend your day with a loved one.
2. The Robson Square Ice Rink
If your trip falls between December and February, ice skating is a great way to spend time with your loved one and even with your family members. The Robson Square Ice Rink is open to tourists during the winter months. It is covered by steel and glass dome to cater to visitors even if it is raining. The ice rink floor can transform into a dance floor and multi-purpose venue during summer.
3. Great Bear Rainforest
You can find the Great Bear Rainforest along the central and northern coasts of British Columbia. It is the home of the Spirit Bear or Kermode, a black bear with an all-white fur. Spending your vacation in this place with your partner while embracing the rainforest feels is undoubtedly an excellent way to lose track of time.
4. Okanagan Valley
Okanagan is also called the wine region, and it is also a brilliant place for a Canadian break. Soft sandy beaches surround the sparkling lakes, rows of vines, and hills with hues of green, red, yellow, and orange. Aside from the brilliant views and scenery, couples can also spend their time on Sparkling Hill Resort and Spa, a remote luxury accommodation. Hotel rooms provide floor-to-ceiling vast windows and bathtubs overlooking scenic views.
5. Whistler And Blackcomb Mountains
It is the center of all winter sports in Canada. Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains garnered attention in 2010 when it hosted the ski event for the Winter Olympic Games. But it is not only associated with skiing, but tourists and visitors can also spend their time biking, golfing, and marveling at plenty of beautiful spots.
Tips For Your Vancouver Trip
- Prepare your passport and any identification cards.
- Know when is the best time to visit.
- Prepare mostly activewear since Vancouver is an outdoorsy place.
- Check the place’s transit system for schedules and routes.
- Prepare an itinerary.
- Canadian dollars are the currency, but US dollars are also accepted.
- Find excellent deals for your hotel stay.
- Bring a map or compass.
- Always be respectful to locals in any spots you are about to visit.
Whether you’re traveling with your partner or family members, you may use these tips and check out the places above for a one-of-a-kind vacation.