British Columbia


Capital: Victoria
Largest City: Vancouver
Population: 4.4 million
Age of majority: 19
Legal drinking age: 19
Official Flower: Pacific Dogwood
Motto: Splendor sine Occasu (Splendour without Diminishment)
About: BC is home to the Rocky Mountains and the famous Whistler Blackcomb mountain resort. Outdoor recreation and tourism is hugely popular with many options—from surfing to snowboarding and everything in between—for every season. The Okanagan Valley is rich for fruit and, because of this, you will eat well and drink great wine while you’re there.

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