Travel

Looking for your ideal RV destination? These are stories from some of the best places to go camping and see the local attractions. From balmy snowbird getaways to family-friendly tourism hubs, there is a community to suit every type of traveller.

Palm Springs date festival fairgrounds
Palm Springs

Top places to go RVing in the Coachella Valley

The balmy Coachella Valley attracts snowbirds with its lively California vibe.

The Springs Dining at Havasu Springs Resort has some of the most breathtaking views of lower Lake Havasu.
Lake Havasu City

Parker: Nostalgic saloons, floating dock bars and a dynamic dam

Lisa Whittier, co-ordinator of Parker Regional Chamber of Commerce and Tourism, knows the ins and outs of fine dining in Parker Dam, Arizona

The sign that welcomes people into Bakersfield, California.
California

The festivals in Bakersfield, California, pack a flavourful, cultural punch

Bakersfield, California, has foodie festivals that make it easy to discover and celebrate cultural flavours and more.

 
Jonathan Smith flies jumbo jets for a living and remote-controlled jets for fun.
Florida

The Smiths are snowbirds chasing jet-fuelled dreams

The Smiths’ rig is aptly named the Duchess and the Duke, and they travel to compete in model jet events all over the U.S.

Jalapeno Bucks at B and B Citrus Farm is surrounded by greenery and mountains in the distance.
Mesa

Quench your thirst for fresh flavours in the desert

Johanna Lovett, communications co-ordinator at Visit Mesa, recommends the Fresh Foodie Trail to get the most of your stay in the Grand Canyon State

Two tacos are on display on a table
Baja California

The best local flavours in Baja California

Enrique Chavelas, CEO of Juan More Taco Tours in Baja California, Mexico, knows the best places to eat south of the border

a fish dish with asparagus and other veggies on the side
Victoria

Immerse yourself in Victoria’s culinary scene

Choosing a place to eat in Victoria can be overwhelming in a good way.

a chef plating three dishes with gourmet food
Campbell River

Tantalize your tastebuds in Campbell River

Campbell River tempts foodies with trendy restaurants, fresh-caught seafood and agricultural products.

The temperate rain forest climate makes for a very green and wet environment.
Oregon

Enjoy the Columbia River Gorge for its natural beauty and temperate rainforest

After visiting the Columbia River Gorge, you will want to come back again and again. 

A view of 4th Street East, Benson, Arizona.
Benson

Benson’s flavours are off the rails

Benson, Arizona, has a population of 5,000 and almost as many local flavours.

Treat yourself to at least one premium alfresco dinner a year––Joy Road Catering at God’s Mountain Estate is a good place to start.
Thompson Okanagan

Experience glorious food atop God’s Mountain Estate on B.C.’s Naramata Bench

Joy Road Catering’s weekly Sunday alfresco vineyard dinners are served at the pinnacle of God’s Mountain Estate. 
Big Splash Water Slide Park will be reopening in June of 2019. It has something for everyone, from splash rides to sports bars.
Vancouver Coast and Mountains

Tsawwassen, B.C.–Not just a ferry terminal

Tsawwassen, B.C., has some local attractions that just might make you want to miss your ferry.
Some folks come to dance, while others come to watch the people.
Watrous and Manitou Beach

Dance on the shore of Canada’s only salt water lake—Saskatchewan’s Little Manitou Lake

Manitou Beach Resort near Watrous, 100 kilometres east of Saskatoon: The only place in Canada where you can swim in a saltwater lake.
A woman drinking coffee outside a Merritt, B.C. cafe.
Merritt

The festivals and flavours of Merritt, B.C.

Country Music Capital of Canada–Merritt, B.C.–has unique flavours and experiences to offer each of its visitors. 

A view of Fountain of Youth RV Resort in Niland, California
Niland

Great ways to taste the flavours of Niland, CA

While Niland isn’t especially well-known for its food there are a few options available for those heading out on their next adventure.

A seguaro cactus with buds.
Tucson

The best local flavours to be found in Tucson, Arizona

The city of Tucson, Arizona, is the United States’ first UNESCO City of Gastronomy. Here’s what earns Tucson its title.