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The Goods on Gastown

The Goods on Gastown February 29, 2012 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
Over the years Gastown has seen a lot of change in the neighborhood. New condo buildings have changed the skyline, while old buildings have been revamped to house chic boutiques, charming cafes, bustling bars and wonderful restaurants that Vancouverites have become smitten by. Gastown at night Gastown...

The Best of Granville Island

The Best of Granville Island February 24, 2012 | Food, Kid Friendly, Things to Do | Read More
A trip to Granville Island can easily fill up a large portion of your day, especially if it’s your first time. The area itself is relatively small, but there are a number of different businesses to explore. Here’s are a few favorites that should not be missed on your visit. Photo Credit:...

Irish Pubs in Vancouver

Irish Pubs in Vancouver January 21, 2012 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner and it’s never too early to start planning your route around Vancouver to grab a pint and get in the spirit of the Irish. The Irish Heather brings an element of well thought interior design to the rich wood and traditional bar that are the centerpiece...

Cool Hotel Lobbies and Bars in Vancouver

Cool Hotel Lobbies and Bars in Vancouver January 12, 2012 | Food, Hotels, Nightlife, What's New | Read More
There’s a certain vibe that hotel bars and lobbies give off, even when you’re visiting one in your own city. The hospitable service, paired with a cold drink, in a stylish atmosphere is enough to make you feel like you’re on a mini-vacation for a few hours. Don’t be shy if you’re...

Best Cafes in Vancouver

Best Cafes in Vancouver December 29, 2011 | Food, Travel Tips | Read More
Let’s face it, after a party-filled December and one last big bang to go, the idea of settling in for a hot cup of coffee seems pretty alluring right now. Vancouverites love their coffee and there are a number of independent coffee shops that exceed any chain when it comes to flavor and atmosphere....

Top Five Romantic Restaurants in Vancouver

Top Five Romantic Restaurants in Vancouver December 14, 2011 | Food, Romantic | Read More
You may have already checked off everything from your darling’s wishlist this season, but adding in a good meal amongst the Christmas parties and holiday shopping seems almost necessary. Should you have a budget like Santa Clause, there are plenty of high-end options where lavish meals are just...

Hot New Restaurant Openings: Edible Canada

Hot New Restaurant Openings: Edible Canada August 11, 2011 | Five Star, Food, What's New | Read More
Restaurants seem to come and go as quickly as the seasons do, but now and then you go to one that you know has longevity and will be a repeat offender to your eating endeavors. New openings can fall flat, even with big names behind them and a fantastic PR team, but it’s really the food, service...

Outdoor Dining in Vancouver

Outdoor Dining in Vancouver August 10, 2011 | Food, Travel Tips | Read More
There’s a check list of must-do things during the summer months and dining al-fresco is on the same list as bike rides along the Seawall, soaking up the sun on a sandy beach and dropping a line in hopes of nabbing a squirming fish. Summer in Vancouver is practically a religion for some, and after...

Best Seafood in Vancouver

Best Seafood in Vancouver August 3, 2011 | Food | Read More
Located right on the Pacific Ocean, there is no shortage of fresh seafood in Vancouver. Seafood often dominates the menu at many local restaurants and not only is it good for you, the Oceanwise program is making it better for the ocean and its inhabitants. If you’re out for dinner, you may see...

The Best Pizza in Vancouver

The Best Pizza in Vancouver July 29, 2011 | Food, Travel Tips | Read More
There has never been a shortage of pizza in Vancouver, but there has been a shortage of really good pizza, until now. We’re seeing restaurants pop up all over town that are offering traditional Roman style and Napolese pizzas that are highly addictive and have quickly created a pizza-cult following;...