By: Karen Misuraca
British Columbia is the westernmost province of Canada. It's also considered a component of the Pacific Northwest, along with the U.S states of Oregon and Washington. The capital of British Columbia is Victoria, named for Canada's Queen at Confederation, located on Vancouver Island. The largest city, however, is Vancouver, the third-largest metropolitan area in Canada, the largest in Western Canada, and the second largest in the Pacific Northwest. Families will find much to do in British Columbia, whether they're looking for an urban adventure in beautiful Vancouver or Victoria, or an outdoors vacation on Vancouver...
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Vancouver International (YVR) Kelowna International (YLW)
Peak Travel Time
Summer Fall Winter (for winter sports)
North American Pacific Time Zone
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