The Great Western Canada Bucket List: One-of-a-Kind Travel Experiences by Robin EsrockThe Great Western Canada Bucket List: One-of-a-Kind Travel Experiences by Robin Esrock

The Great Western Canada Bucket List: One-of-a-Kind Travel Experiences

byRobin Esrock

Paperback | February 21, 2015

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Most Canadians think of travel as a way to escape the snow, cold, and dreary winter skies. But Robin Esrock loves all that our western provinces have to offer visitors, and so will you! The Great Western Canada Bucket List highlights the best travel experiences to be had on Canada's West Coast.

Through nature, food, culture, and history, as well as a few adrenaline rushes and some quirky Canadiana, Robin's personal quest to tick off the very best of Alberta and British Columbia packs in enough adventure for a lifetime. Inside you'll get a first-hand perspective on:

. Tracking the spirit bear in B.C.'s Great Bear Rainforest.
. Wine-tasting in the Okanagan.
. Hunting for dinosaurs in Alberta's Badlands.
. Diving a sunken battleship.
. Snorkeling with salmon.
. Getting spiritual with heli-yoga in the Rockies.
. RVing the Icefields Parkway.
Robin Esrock's stories have been published in over a dozen major newspapers worldwide. He is also the creator and co-host of the 40-part television series Word Travels, seen on OLN and CityTV in Canada, on National Geographic International, and on Travel Channel in 100 countries and 21 languages. He lives in Burnaby, British Columbia.
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Title:The Great Western Canada Bucket List: One-of-a-Kind Travel ExperiencesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.37 inPublished:February 21, 2015Publisher:DundurnLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:145972965X

ISBN - 13:9781459729650

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Traveled With It Travelled Western Canada in a car with this book, great places to stop included in the book!
Date published: 2018-07-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from helpful! This guide has so much information, yet it was easy to use and definitely came in handy!
Date published: 2018-05-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Fantastic Great ideas and suggestions of places to visit and explore.
Date published: 2017-11-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great! Wonderful examples of places to explore.
Date published: 2017-06-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I love this book! It gives great ideas "off the beaten path" of unique opportunities and things to see in western Canada. This book focuses on Alberta and British Columbia, and there's many incredible things you can't typically find on Google for recommendations. Great read! #plumreview
Date published: 2017-04-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Wonderful Must See Attractions. This book will help you decide what to see when you visit Western Canada. All the popular sight seeing attractions are highlighted making your trip planning so much easier. I can't wait to go travelling.
Date published: 2017-03-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wonderful Resource When money is tight or time is scarce, there are a lot of great experiences within Western Canada. Esrock hits on some wonderful classics and some hidden gems. Loved this book.
Date published: 2017-02-07
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Excellent Author I have to say that I do love this book, as the experiences the author had are absolutely incredible. But, being from MB, I wasn't too thrilled with what some of the Bucket List things were between Saskatchewan and Manitoba. What about Touring the underground tunnels of Moose Jaw? Or walking around the town of Boissevain, MB and seeing all the murals? Or heading to the Peace Gardens, that borders Manitoba and North Dakota. It was a great read, there are a couple things I'll add to my list, but I wish I were more impressed. PS. He is VERY lucky to be able to experience the things he has mentioned though!
Date published: 2017-01-31
Rated 4 out of 5 by from very good I really enjoyed this book
Date published: 2017-01-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wonderful Book Written from such a unique perspective! It gives excellent ideas for travel and I tried several things while on my journey out west.
Date published: 2016-10-22

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One of Canada's top travel writers, and definitely one of our biggest personalities. - Globe and Mail