Budget · North-America

The price of a two week roadtrip from Vancouver to the Canadian Rockies

Little over four months after I've returned from Canada, it's time to talk business. I'm very much aware that this is one of the posts you are most interested in but isn't there a saying about keeping the best for last? 😉 But here we go; How much money did I spent on my roadtrip… Continue reading The price of a two week roadtrip from Vancouver to the Canadian Rockies

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Chasing the sunshine at Sunshine Meadows in Banff

After four cloudy, rainy days, we had just about had it with this mediocre weather. Sadly we couldn't control the atmospheric conditions and to our disappointment another day of clouds was forecast. However we did control our destination! So if the sun wasn't in the sky, we made sure to get some sun at least… Continue reading Chasing the sunshine at Sunshine Meadows in Banff

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Through the Rocky Mountains by the Icefields Parkway

In all stories from other travelers who'd been to West-Canada, they were gushing about the immense beauty of the scenery along the Icefields Parkway. Along this 232 km road that goes from Jasper to Lake Louise you are almost constantly surrounded by snow-topped mountains and beautiful panoramic views. So no doubt in our minds that… Continue reading Through the Rocky Mountains by the Icefields Parkway

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Hiking and salmon spotting at Wells Gray Provincial Park

After a long and tiring drive from the Joffre Lakes Provincial Park, we finally made it to Clearwater; the gateway to the Wells Gray Provincial Park. The evening of our arrival we just went to have some dinner and relaxed a bit in our motel room. We'd leave the exploration of the park for the next day.… Continue reading Hiking and salmon spotting at Wells Gray Provincial Park