Cleveland Dam Hike

The gorgeous trails surrounding Cleveland Dam provide for a wonderful rainy escape. The area of Capilano River which feeds the dam is beautiful, rain or shine. If you’re searching for some peaceful isolation and some stunning viewpoints, this is the…

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How to Spend a Week in Nanaimo

Calling all outdoor adventure enthusiasts! Vancouver Island is bursting at the seams with all sorts of enchanting outdoorsy fun, and university reading week is the perfect time to escape the hustle and bustle of the city and see what beauty…

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Why Dance Matters

To say that nothing much has happened in the world of dance in the last 50 years is a complete and blatant disregard for the thousands and thousands of hours that millions of dancers around the world of every style…

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6 Hikes You Must Do on Oahu

In the middle of a particularly wet and cold Vancouver winter, I planned a week-long escape down to the gorgeous island of Oahu, the third-largest island in the state of Hawaii. WestJet flies directly from Vancouver to Honolulu, the capital…

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8 Beaches to Visit on Oahu

Lanikai Beach, Kailua I was so excited to visit beautiful Lanikai Beach! Given that this is my first time visiting a tropical destination, it was absolutely breathtaking to experience turquoise waters, pure white sand and breezy palm trees in real…

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Polar Bear Swim at Wreck Beach

For some ridiculous reason, in below-zero temperatures, some friends and I decided that it would be a good idea to join in on our university’s 2nd Annual Polar Bear Swim. Essentially, a couple thousand UBC students make their way down the…

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