Articles Tagged ‘beaches’

Vancouver’s Best Beaches

Vancouver’s Best Beaches June 19, 2011 | off the beaten path, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Vancouver is a city that is surrounded by water, so it’s not surprising that there are a number of beaches that locals throw their towels down onto. Depending on the type of atmosphere you’re looking for, you will find a place to fit the bill in Vancouver. Most of the city’s beaches...

A guide to Vancouver’s beaches

A guide to Vancouver’s beaches September 2, 2010 | Five Star, free, Kid Friendly, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Vancouver is spoiled for choice when it comes to beaches and if you’re new to the city, how do you know which beach is right for you? Labour Day weekend is only a day away and you can be sure that the beaches will be filled with eager sun lovers and picnic specialists. English Bay is downtown Vancouver’s...

Happenings in Vancouver today

Happenings in Vancouver today July 6, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
After last week’s celebratory festivities for Canada Day and Jazz Festival, this week seems a little more subdued. However, the timing couldn’t be more perfect; the sun has come out and we’re looking at highs of 28C by the water this week! It’s an ideal week to hit up Kits, Spanish...

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...

Places you have to ‘butt out’ in Vancouver

Places you have to ‘butt out’ in Vancouver April 21, 2010 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Photo courtesy of Tourism Vancouver/Josef Hanus Back in 1988, many airlines put an end to smoking on planes and since that time, we continuously see a decline in where you can light up that cigarette. Canada was one of the first to put a stop to smoking in restaurants, bars and clubs and numerous countries...