Win a Magical Trip for Four to Vancouver and Vancouver Island with Tourism Vancouver’s “Disney Descendants 3 in Vancouver” Campaign

Who’s ready to journey to the fairytale-inspired world of Descendants 3? The long-awaited third instalment of Disney Channel’s biggest global tween franchise will air August 2, 8pm on Disney Channel – and we’re celebrating by treating one lucky winner to a fairytale-themed trip for four to the magical destinations where all three movies in the series were filmed: Vancouver and Vancouver Island!

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Win a Magical Trip for Four to Vancouver and Vancouver Island with Tourism Vancouver’s “Disney Descendants 3 in Vancouver” Campaign

Vancouver Neighbourhoods: Coal Harbour

Coal Harbour is the perfect neighbourhood to explore on two wheels (Tourism Vancouver/Hubert Kang).

Although Coal Harbour is situated in central downtown, the neighbourhood is surprisingly quiet. Starting at Canada Place and stretching towards Stanley Park, Coal Harbour is bordered by Burrard Inlet to the north and West Georgia Street to the south. The district encompasses a fairly even mix of business and residential buildings, and is marked by residents and visitors strolling the seawall, lounging at cozy cafes and restaurants, snapping selfies against a scenic marina backdrop and waving hello to cute-as-buttons harbour seals.

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Vancouver Neighbourhoods: Coal Harbour

Ready to Win Your Own “Fifty Shades of Romance in Vancouver” Holiday?

Fifty Shades Freed is in theatres February 9.

It’s another day of love activities, and another chance to win a grand prize trip for two to Vancouver!

Fifty Shades Freed will be released in theatres on February 9, and Tourism Vancouver is celebrating the film’s Vancouver presence with a sizzling sweepstakes that’s sure to spice up your Love Day. Part Two of our three-day “Fifty Shades of Romance in Vancouver” campaign features 16 more activities that will surprise and delight your Valentine’s date. Continue reading:
Ready to Win Your Own “Fifty Shades of Romance in Vancouver” Holiday?

Flightseeing with Harbour Air – Win an Extended Panorama Tour for Two!

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Harbour Air was founded in B.C. in 1982 and today has more than 40 aircrafts, servicing 350,000 passengers throughout coastal British Columbia. The Harbour Air Group, consisting of Harbour Air Seaplanes, Westcoast Air and Whistler Air is one of the largest seaplane companies in the world. Harbour Air also has Tantalus Air, a land-based charter airline.

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Flightseeing with Harbour Air – Win an Extended Panorama Tour for Two!

Seaplanes – a Uniquely West Coast Way to Travel

Photo:  Philip Tong | Flickr

Photo: Philip Tong | Flickr

If it’s not on your bucket list yet, buckle up and put a seaplane ride on it. In 35 minutes or less, a flight can have you island hopping around the West Coast.

Harbour Air was recently awarded Trip Advisor’s 2014 Certificate of Excellence Award, which is only given to top 10 businesses on the site for consistently achieving outstanding customer reviews.

What makes a seaplane experience on the West Coast stand out? From tales of frigid lake rescues, seals on board to remote island proposals and long distance relationships, Harbour Air has played a critical role in the collective stories of its customers for over 30 years. Here are five distinct customer experiences that the airline has been a part of:

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Seaplanes – a Uniquely West Coast Way to Travel

Vancouver in a Day – Flightseeing

When it comes to Vancouver flightseeing, the sky’s literally the limit.

So what’s the best, flight plan for your Vancouver and West Coast travels? Really, it all comes down to personal preference, though here are some pointers to keep in mind.

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Vancouver in a Day – Flightseeing