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Travel Blogs from Whistler
... If I tried to get all the wonderful memories out on paper I think you would be reading for days. That is the beauty of travelling after all isn't it? The beauty of knowing and loving people in more than one place. Although of course the shortcomings of that mean that it's hard to ever feel truly at home again.
As I am about to embark on the rest of my adventure, I know that this is only the beginning. I might ...
... and stages, and explored the twin resorts of Whistler and Blackcomb before heading off for a walk in the Lost Lake area which is the main cross country skiing zone during Winter. Saw fresh bear droppings, though the only live bear we saw was from the bus later in the day. It was all lovely and very picturesque with the snow covered mountains as the backdrop everywhere you looked.
The bus picked us all up at the appointed time, and we stopped at a number of sights on the ...
Whistler is truly a winter wonderland now. The snow has well and truly arrived, the trees are all beautifully frosted, the pistes deep and smooth and our skiing getting better and better.
That winter wonderland came to a crashing halt with Jenny's crash, bang, wallop on the mountain. We skip to Jenny's words on the event....
This post is not in chronological order....so read further on and it goes back to the fun we were having in February, written ...
... Sometimes when you take a tumble it can knock your confidence but this time it was unaffected as I know I would not have come unstuck had it not been for these other people forcing me into two minds.
After my tumble I was back on two skis before you could say 'kerfuffle’ and skiing off at speed down Harmony Piste back to the Harmony Chair. My afternoon up Whistler Mountain as a whole was a great success if a little chilly, -11 Celsius ...
... knees. Since my last entry we've also made snow angels in the park, survived being stuck on the chair lift for 20 minutes while it was broken down, eaten beaver tails (which are the most amazing pastry donut combinations including nothing from a beaver whatsoever), drunk mulled wine and beer by the fire while watching some trick skiing, watched a fair bit of ...
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
Whistler | Hotelfrom $245
4340 Sundial Crescent, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $82
4341 Village Lane, Whistler | Hotelfrom $118