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Most Memorable Wine Tastings: Editors' Choice 2020

It's always a pleasure to taste wine when we travel. These five regions may be classics, but that doesn't mean that they didn't hold surprises.

Favorite Hotels of the Year: Editors' Choice 2020

In 2019, Hideaway Report editors traveled over 150,000 miles and discovered a number of sophisticated hideaways. Here are their favorites.

Historical Highlights of Vancouver Island

Vancouver Island has a rich history influenced by the gold rush and timber industry. Here are the three destinations that provide glimpses into its past.

Vancouver Island's Spectacular Butchart Gardens

Located just 30 minutes north of Victoria on Vancouver Island, the spectacular 135-acre Butchart Gardens surpassed our expectations.

3 Wineries in Cowichan Valley

Southern Vancouver Island's Cowichan Valley, dubbed the "Napa of the North," is increasingly renowned for its wineries. Here are three of our favorites.

4 Favorite Vancouver Restaurants

Vancouver and Vancouver Island both have thriving culinary scenes. Here are four restaurants we particularly enjoyed on our last visit.

An Overdue Return to Vancouver

Our stay in the Vancouver area proved that a hotel website is not always an accurate portrayal of a property. Two of the four were worth recommending.

Newly Recommended Hotels in Vancouver

Our writer stayed in four hotels while she was in Vancouver and Vancouver Island, but she came away with two solid recommendations.

Travel With Purpose: 7 Hands-On Conservation Experiences

The Hideaway Report embraces the conservation and sustainability efforts of our recommended properties. Here are 7 where guests can get hands-on experience.

Explore & Restore: 10 Great Outdoor Escapes

The great outdoors means different things to different people. Here are 10 of our favorite hideaways where nature takes center stage.

New & Noteworthy, April 2015

Andrew Harper shares new and noteworthy news from across the luxury travel industry from April 2015.

Wednesday Escape: Clayoquot Wilderness Resort

Idyllic wilderness retreat located half an hour by boat from Tofino at the mouth of the Bedwell River.