For these days when you feel like doing something special without spending too much time or money, a trip to Bowen Island is the perfect deal. Direction Horshoe Bay to catch a ferry, and in less than 20 minutes you reach the land of this tiny and nice island.
Being on a island always gives a very special impression. There is somehting with these inslanders that you do not encounter on a mainland. In Europe, how many times can you hear about the « insular character of the British »? It is particularly true for a small island like Bowen Island. So close to Vancouver, and at the same time, cut off from the rest of the world. Maybe you get a different impression if you visit in summer, and the renewal of touristic activities. But this saturday, we really felt like visiting a unreal place, imagined by a fairy-tale writer. I tried to faithfully describe this atmosphere through the pictures: