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What an amazing way to start the New Year

Where do you go when city life becomes a first-class bummer, and you need to unwind? Black Rock Oceanfront Resort, on Vancouver Island's beautiful Pacific Coast.

Win two free nights in Black Rock Oceanfront Resort on Canada's wild Pacific coast

Escape to Vancouver Island's magical coast. The Vancouver Observer is running a contest for Black Rock Oceanfront Resort in Ucluelet, British Columbia, winner of TripAdvisor 2012 Travelers'...

Travel bloggers dream big at TBEX

"To be a travel writer is to lead a double life," said Dylan Lowe, known in the blogosphere as the Travelling Editor. "Most writers have a day job and do travel blogging on the side, or are...