Checking out Olympic venues

Tourists take in the views as Canadian flags blow in the wind at the top of Whistler mountain in Whistler, B.C., on Thursday. Whistler is the host mountain for the alpine events at 2010 Winter Olympic Games.

Tourists take in the views as Canadian flags blow in the wind at the top of Whistler mountain in Whistler

Tourists take in the views as Canadian flags blow in the wind at the top of Whistler mountain in Whistler

Tourists take in the views as Canadian flags blow in the wind at the top of Whistler mountain in Whistler, B.C., on Thursday. Whistler is the host mountain for the alpine events at 2010 Winter Olympic Games.