USA-and-Canada:-Frontier-cities-and-ocean-views

1-5,Seattle

Discover a city proud of its waterfront heritage in Washington’s largest city, Seattle. From the fish being thrown and caught in Pike Place Market to the boats that head out to nearby Bainbridge Island, this is a city with its eyes firmly trained on the water. Inland, take the Underground Tour to find out how the city developed from its origins as a logging centre, learn how Boeing make planes and ascend the iconic Space Needle.

4h32m to Victoria

6-9,Victoria

Prepare yourself for one of British Columbia’s prettiest sights; in spring, when the daffodils, tulips and hyacinths of Butchart Gardens are in bloom, there’s nothing to rival it between here and the Netherlands. Take a stroll down the scenic marine route or head out on the high seas with a whale watching tour.

3h04m to Vancouver

10-14,Vancouver

Kick-start your vacation in Vancouver by getting outdoors with a visit to the world-famous Capilano Suspension Bridge. Continue your trip at the picturesque Vancouver Aquarium, featuring more than 50,000 fascinating sea creatures, or take a harbour cruise to properly appreciate the city’s bold skyline.