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Travel Blogs from Whistler
Whistler was a "short" trip from our previous stop in Kelowna, just a 6 hour drive through mountain roads. These proved to be lovely and scenic, albeit with one piece of proper mountain road, steep and with narrow switchbacks that we were glad to complete. I had special reason to be glad as that section came just after Ali took over the driving from me.
On the outskirts of Whistler, all the overhead boards warned us that there were ...
... morning tea we arrived at the Hat Creek Ranch to learn about the local culture of the Shuswap Nation. We witnessed cultural songs and dance from a troop of first nation people dressed in traditional costume. This area is semi-arid desert but this afternoon we are back in temperate rainforest.
After a short stop for lunch the bus continued to Whistler Village. The bus took a ...
... the bike seat after a 3 hour ride results in a flow of blood to those tender parts,on disembarkation taking it away from the memory centre of the brain. My buttock Raldy caused me to forget to lock the bikes on the car, so for 3 days in parking garages and 2 hours parked in downtown Vancouver, we has $2,000 worth of bikes unlocked on our car that the good people of Vancouver did not steal. Thank you ...
... to the peak of Damond Head - Have lunch at or near peak - Begin hike back to base-camp at Elfin Lakes - Have dinner and spend night at Elfin Lakes (option of staying in hut of tent) Day 3: Descent back to parking lot - 11km - Breakfast - Leisurely morning - Begin hike down around noon - Arrive parking lot Sunday around 3 pm. - Arrive home by about 4 pm. OPTION 2: TOTAL 22 KM Day 1: 11 km from parking lot to Elfin Lakes (about 4 hours ...
... Tracks day, Dec. 20th, was the best day in Whistler for me so far! This week I also got introduced to the legendary Moguls' cookies! Moguls is this little coffee shop in Whistler village, they make the most amazing cookies. My favourite is the raspberry and chocolate chip cookie, you get them to warm it up for you and it just melts in your mouth. mmm!!! They are about the size of my head, so you actually start to feel a bit sick by the time you finish it, but it's so worth ...
Other places to stay in Whistler
4050 Whistler Way, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $144
- We loved the Hilton Whistler!
- Good Experience
- Nicely renovated hotel in good location
4005 Whistler Way, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $100
4154 Village Green, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $103
- 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 $95
- FANTASTIC accommodation and location
- A GREAT deal for families! We LOVED it!
- Turn DOWN the music!
4121 Village Green, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $98
- Great location, nice and quiet and good value.
- Good for the budget traveller
- Disapointing place
4429 Sundial Place, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $85
2202 Gondola Way, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $123
- Great spot for a quiet, luxury ski trip!
- Awesome location at a great price!
2131 Lake Placid Road, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $153
4359 Main Street, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $107
- Surpassed my expectations.
- Dog Friendly & Fantastic Spa
- Great stay in an expensive place
4417 Sundial Place, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $83
- Everyone else is wrong...
- Awesome Stay
- Great hotel/Great Powder
4220 Gateway Drive, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $93
4319 Main Street, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $105
- Great Value!
- Very pleased
- Good value for money
4325 Northlands Blvd., Whistler | Hotelfrom $139
4340 Sundial Crescent, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $126
- What an experience
- Great Hotel!
2020 LONDON LANE, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $103
4211 Village Square, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $313
4122 Village Green, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $98
- Funky, hip, designer hotel with great service
- Trendy? Chic?
- Loved the Adara
4800 Spearhead Drive, Whistler | Hotelfrom $118
4365 Northlands Blvd, Whistler | Hotelfrom $157
Whistler | Hotelfrom $276
4340 Sundial Crescent, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $108