Vancouver Island : Tubing down Lake Cowichan

***Today was the day,  We were going to float down Lake Cowichan, sprawled out in our tube, sipping a milkshake and pretending like I’m living the life while I float down the river … was my expectations too high? The day started well enough … so it turns out one of the roommates snores but I… Continue reading Vancouver Island : Tubing down Lake Cowichan

Vancouver : UBC Botanic Gardens,Treetop Canopy, and the Pacific Spirit

Sunny weekends continue to be the norm and this week we are back at the University of British Columbia.  The destination this time is the Botanic Gardens and the Treetop Canopy.  We got a groupon for the attraction, which reduce the admission fee to 50% off, so make sure you check all the possible cheap ways to explore… Continue reading Vancouver : UBC Botanic Gardens,Treetop Canopy, and the Pacific Spirit

Maple Ridge : Wild play

The first week of July was another great summer day!  We made reservation for WildPlay Elements Park in Maple Ridge that Saturday, as a birthday party of sorts (three of my friends were also born in the month of June).  They have different locations like Victoria and Kelowna but the only drive-able distance for us was… Continue reading Maple Ridge : Wild play