Vancouver is one of the most beautiful cities in Canada, and it has the mildest weather in the country. In the winter, when most of the country is under a deep freeze and tons of snow, Vancouverites are treated to above freezing temperatures with the occasional double digit temperature week, and lots of rain- which is easier to handle than having to shovel snow on a daily basis. In the summer, the temperature is also mild, while the rest of the country deals with heat wave after heat wave.
Vancouver’s mild weather makes it a great place to go boating, especially in the summer when the sun is shining and the skies are blue. The boating experience is made even better by the beautiful scenery surrounding the city; on one side there are the beautiful mountains, on the other, the cityscape, and of course, the open waters of the Pacific Ocean. (more…)