City hot spot: Fraserhood, Vancouver

Home to Vancouver’s blue collar community for decades, Fraserhood is an eclectic mix of diversity and innovation – with one particular treat for David Lynch fans

Ten of this winter’s most exciting resorts (and when to visit them)

Even the most dedicated powder hounds know that there’s more to a ski holiday than just carving up the slopes. From comedy and culinary festivals to ice climbing and hot air ballooning, here are Gabriella Le Breton’s top tips for which resorts are particularly hot this winter — and when it’s best to visit them

Six of the best ski resorts for late season snow

It’s still not too late to hit the slopes. While some resorts start winding down in March, there are others that are covered in the white stuff as late as May. Sunshine Flint picks six reliable spring snow spots

Recipe: Cary Docherty’s leek and potato soup

The head chef of Jason Atherton’s Little Social grew up with his mother’s leek and potato soup in Vancouver. Here is his recipe, with slow-cooked egg, peppered ventreche, wild garlic, chive and sourdough croutons

The Top Wildlife Tours from tripadvisor

The travel reviews website rounds up its six best-rated wildlife tours all over the world

What's your skiing stereotype?

Skiers: are you a Backcountry Clubber, Lycra Lad or Creche-test Dummy? Find out which and where should you go to enjoy the snow

Viva Vancouver

Canadians are bursting with pride in the run-up to the Olympic Winter Games. Sorrel Downer discovers a city that has a little bit of everything