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Get to know Prince George from a local point of view.

View from Teapot Mountain

Vancouver to Prince George: Why I made the move


The move from Vancouver to Prince George is, in my opinion, the most underrated move for young people. It was… Read More

Snowy banks of the Nechako River

Never say never…


Our adventure began in the fall of 2012 when I accepted a position with the 2015 Canada Winter Games. We rented out our house in… Read More

Fox near Prince George

Sharing Prince George


A couple of nights ago I was out for an evening ski with a friend of mine, and we stopped for a rest near the… Read More

Shumaiya and her husband at the lake

Prince George: A solace for our souls


Home is where your heart is; where you feel welcomed with warm smiles and open arms. That is what Prince George is to my family… Read More

Alex at the top of Teapot Mountain

City slicker moves to Prince George


After traveling for a year abroad in Australia and Asia, it was time to move back home to Montreal and start my adult life. I… Read More

Sajni working at the UNBC library

London, Kelowna, Prince George, oh my!


As many freshly minted graduates know, the job seeking process is tough. For me this has resulted in contract work all over the country. I… Read More


Winter in Prince George: What’s it really like?


When I tell new non-central British Columbia acquaintances that I’m from Prince George, one of the invariable reactions is along the lines of, “Brrrr! How… Read More

Prince George Symphony Orchestra playing in Lheidli T'enneh Memorial Park

Prince George: A not so unlikely centre for arts and culture


In my previous blogs, I wrote about what makes Prince George so affordable, an excellent place to get started in your career and community, as… Read More

Ice fishing on Shane Lake

Come up to Prince George and get lost


In my last two blogs, I’ve explained the many reasons for moving up to Prince George. To recap, the two biggest reasons that people come… Read More