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... off kinda deal. Good idea huh? Well everyone who has done dead season previously knows that dead season is the time to bail on Whistler and go and live in Mexico like a boss for little to no money while it's slow. That'll be me next year I feel. Apart from Halloween and a few other minor things, Whistler has been pretty mellow. Halloween was intense. People go solid for it here! I didn't go too crazy with the festivities as I had to work due to all my time off but it was fun. Plus ...
Arrived in Whistler to rain and more rain and cold. We went exploring to see what was there. We found lots and lots of shops! Mainly adventure clothing. Winter stuff. You need very deep pockets here. As you walk around you just find yourself falling in love with the place. It's just lovely. I haven't taken photos of the eating places but I will. The atmosphere here is very relaxed and just enjoy the moment, there's a feeling of fun and adventure. It's really hard to put into words ...
Steve - after leaving the family and getting caught in the gay celebration parade we managed to leave Vancouver.
up through the mountains to whistler, very cool place. quick beer and chat to a few people and on wards.
a storm came in so turned around and stayed at Pemberton, ski hotel with no A/C, very ...
... then the ground. Canadians are obsessed with preserving their environment, which is great and a percentage of the tour and others are put back into the local environmental schemes. We tried Starbucks and another coffee shop and the coffee still tastes bad, unfortunately Americans and Canadian still choose to serve terrible coffee. Missing our nespresso machine! Off to Sunny Peaks for a night and then Jasper.. Long drive ...
On Sunday we traveled back to Vancouver to Horseshoe Bay, where we cursory stepped into some shops but also here I didn't find the right souvenirs.
The ferry journey was serene and I saw something in the water, black, pretty close to the ferry, but I'm not sure what it was, probably a seal or something. And I also spotted a stain of fresh blood. Unfortunately I will never be able to find ...
Other places to stay in Whistler
4050 Whistler Way, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $126
- We loved the Hilton Whistler!
- Good Experience
- Nicely renovated hotel in good location
4005 Whistler Way, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $93
4154 Village Green, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $92
- Stayed 4th Jan for fortnight
- Spot on!
- Great location, good service
4899 Painted Cliff Road, Whistler | Hotelfrom $98
- Comfortable and homey
- Don't Stay Here
- Good for a family vacation
2036 London Lane, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $120
- FANTASTIC accommodation and location
- A GREAT deal for families! We LOVED it!
- Turn DOWN the music!
4121 Village Green, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $92
- Great location, nice and quiet and good value.
- Good for the budget traveller
- Disapointing place
4429 Sundial Place, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $91
2202 Gondola Way, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $146
- Great spot for a quiet, luxury ski trip!
- Awesome location at a great price!
2131 Lake Placid Road, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $162
4359 Main Street, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $99
- Surpassed my expectations.
- Dog Friendly & Fantastic Spa
- Great stay in an expensive place
4417 Sundial Place, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $90
- Everyone else is wrong...
- Awesome Stay
- Great hotel/Great Powder
4220 Gateway Drive, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $85
4319 Main Street, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $97
- Great Value!
- Very pleased
- Good value for money
4325 Northlands Blvd., Whistler | Hotelfrom $97
4340 Sundial Crescent, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $129
- What an experience
- Great Hotel!
2020 LONDON LANE, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $143
4211 Village Square, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $296
4122 Village Green, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $91
- Funky, hip, designer hotel with great service
- Trendy? Chic?
- Loved the Adara
4800 Spearhead Drive, Whistler | Hotelfrom $118
4365 Northlands Blvd, Whistler | Hotelfrom $162
4293 Mountain Square, Whistler | Hotelfrom $245
4340 Sundial Crescent, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $82
4341 Village Lane, Whistler | Hotelfrom $118