Winter Activities in Nanaimo

Beat the cold: stay warm and entertained with these winter activities in Nanaimo While we’re certainly not heralded as snow destination, the Harbour City gets its fair share of cold …

Just An Island Away – Gabriola

The clouds lay low, the breeze is sharp, and the sea is rolling as if to welcome us to the…

Gabriola Island: An Artists’ Haven On A Wild Coastline

Jordan Dyck Explores Gabriola Island ‘The human spirit needs places where nature has not been rearranged by the hand of…

Nanaimo harbour fireworks
Nanaimo Festivals & Events 2020

The Nanaimo events calendar is full of fun and unique activities throughout the year. Experience art, heritage, culture, and the…

Local Insight: How To Get To Blueback Beach In Nanaimo

Photo by Dana Wacker Blueback Beach is one of Nanaimo’s best-hidden gems. Located in North Nanaimo, below roughly 200 stairs,…

5 Best Places To Watch The Sunset In Nanaimo

Thanks to its rolling mountains and easy access to beaches, Nanaimo offers plenty of viewpoints to capture memorable sunsets. Here…

Experience Adventure: Family Activities in Nanaimo

Give your family a dose of adventure with these family activities in Nanaimo. This family-friendly community has over 200 +…

Crafting A Farm Fresh Nanaimo With These Creative Locals

Written by Jordan Dyck (Follow along with her travels over @joordanrenee on Instagram). An escape from city life for some,…

Festival Nanaimo Celebrations

The Signs of Seasonal Change in Nanaimo The days are getting longer bringing with them better weather and the sights…

The Grand Whiskey Bar

Nearly every man, woman, and child across this great nation knows Nanaimo for the sweet n’ chewy dessert that bears…

A Winter Travel Guide to Nanaimo, BC

Exploring Nanaimo with Julia Crawford I’ve always been drawn to British Columbia’s coastal communities. They tend to capture my imagination,…