Displaying all 13 articles

Road Trips

Cat Skiing the Canadian Powder Highway

Even during one of the worst snow years in recent memory, we easily found untouched powder on these British Columbia mountains.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 09/26/2015

Weekend Pass

Sun Peaks: The Whistler Alternative

A Canadian ski legend left Whistler for this out-of-the-way mountain—for good reason.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 02/03/2015


Trips That Will Change Your Life

5 Pacific Northwest getaways that will make you a happier, healthier, ultimately better person.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 01/05/2015

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: June 25–July 1

This week: From oyster shucking to deep dish pizza to an ABC cooking show, Seattle’s feeling competitive.

  • By Caroline Ferguson
  • Published 06/24/2014


The Cut: Our Wild Northern Border

The line between the U.S. and Canada is a strangely inspiring work of law and peace—and art.

  • By Bruce Barcott
  • Published 08/01/2013

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: June 26—July 2

Enjoy views of men in swimsuits, learn how to make the perfect summer cocktail, and celebrate Canada's independence in Smith style.

  • By Brianna Lantz
  • Published 06/24/2013

Editor's Picks

The Top Ten Places I Visited This Year

Our Travel Editor ranks her favorite destinations—and yes, one is a drive-thru.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 12/17/2012


Victoria’s Proper Side

The Oak Bay Beach Hotel gets new life in Vancouver Island’s historic harbor city.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 11/28/2012

International Travel

Chocolate Treats Cause Canadian Border Trouble

Do you know your contraband?

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 07/25/2012


Take a Whistler Sabbatical

What would you do with free rein at Canada’s mega mountain?

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 11/03/2011


Five Things to do Out of Town This Weekend

Run, drink, or put on your best fancy hat for a day at the races.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 08/19/2011

This Washington

B.C. Residents Will No Longer Pay Washington Sales Tax

  • By Camden Swita
  • Published 06/10/2010


A Point About Poutine.

The Met Grill is bringing poutine to the menu, but it isn’t the first place to bring it to town.

  • By Jessica Voelker
  • Published 02/11/2010
Displaying all 13 articles