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Vancouver’s Ten Best Attractions

Vancouver’s Ten Best Attractions August 19, 2010 | Kid Friendly, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
1. Stanley Park – Not only does Vancouver have a vibrant city with plenty of shops, restaurants, cafes and things to do, but it also offers city-dwellers a perfect oasis made of lush rainforest and trails to venture on. Located in downtown Vancouver, it’s convenient, cheap and offers breathtaking...

A Day at Granville Island

A Day at Granville Island August 16, 2010 | free, Kid Friendly, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
This weekend was one of the hottest Vancouver has had yet. On days like these, you can be sure that places like English Bay, Kits Beach and Granville Island are packed with people looking to beat the heat. If you’re heading to Granville Island, here’s the best way to spend the day. The sun...

Celebration of Light

Celebration of Light July 20, 2010 | Events, Kid Friendly, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
The first summer that I moved to Vancouver I had just graduated university and was looking for work. An opportunity to do some promo work for this firework show called the “Celebration of Light” was first on the list to fatten up my sad looking wallet. I had no idea what I was getting myself...

Oregon to BC; only a train ride away

Oregon to BC; only a train ride away May 31, 2010 | Kid Friendly, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
A road trip can sometimes seem like a daunting task with images of long boarder waits, traffic jams and bathroom breaks, dancing in your head, and sometimes all the beef jerky and gas station coffee just isn’t enough to save you from the helms of road-trip pitfalls. Often, us BC folk like to hop...

EAT! Vancouver is in town this weekend

EAT! Vancouver is in town this weekend May 26, 2010 | Events, Food, Kid Friendly, Things to Do | Read More
Start fasting now, because this Friday starts a three-day binge of gluttony, celebrity chefs, local businesses, booze and more food than your stomach can (literally) handle. Don’t worry though, there are plenty of ‘take-home’ samples for you to grab and enjoy after your food hangover...

A bird’s eye view from The Eye of the Wind

A bird’s eye view from The Eye of the Wind May 14, 2010 | Kid Friendly, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Photo by: grousemountainresort (flickr) Going green, eco-friendly, seasonal, local and sustainable are all words you will see regularly on this blog, and will likely notice when you visit British Columbia. One of Vancouver’s newest things to do is visible from downtown Vancouver (on a clear day,...

Mother’s Day in Vancouver

Mother’s Day in Vancouver May 9, 2010 | Events, Kid Friendly, Nightlife | Read More
An indulgent brunch, fresh flowers, a box of chocolates or a 10K run are just some of the things moms in Vancouver are enjoying today. Each April, Vancouver holds one of the largest 10K runs in the world and with 50,000 participants in the Sun Run, it’s the largest in North America! This year the...

A mother and daughter’s day in Vancouver (for kids)

A mother and daughter’s day in Vancouver (for kids) April 15, 2010 | Kid Friendly, Things to Do | Read More
March Break has come and gone, but that only means that summer is just around the corner. What to do with your kids when they’re off for, what seems like, months on end? Well, it’s easy to spend long summer days relaxing on Jericho Beach or Spanish Banks and taking in Vancouver’s warm...
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