With more than 200 licensed wineries, British Columbia has plenty of tasting destinations for wine lovers. Although the majority of the province’s wine producers are located in the Okanagan Valley (five hours east of Vancouver) or on Vancouver Island, you don’t have to go far from Vancouver to sample excellent BC wines. Here are our [...]
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October 23, 2013
Vancouver has jumped on the food truck bandwagon in a big way, with more than 100 licensed vendors now offering all manner of deliciousness on the city streets. Picking the best of this bunch is a challenge, though, since trucks seem come and go faster than you can gobble up your bacon sandwich. We’ve compiled [...]
June 25, 2013
Unlike some coastal cities – where there is one (and only one) prime location to view a specific, scenic angle of the skyline – Vancouver has multiple options for heading out on the water and looking back at a stunning view of the largest city in beautiful British Columbia.
May 15, 2013
Summertime in the majority of Canada is the best time to visit, the weather is nice, the streets are alive with people, the produce is fresh and Canadians are all around happier and nicer in the summer. Vancouver is definitely at its best this time of year, there is less rain in the summer in Vancouver than almost every other city in the country, the temperature averages around 77°F (25°C) and there are so many activities for you to do and things to enjoy.
April 10, 2013
Almost 200 cruise ships visit Vancouver each year and it must be for a good reason. Whether you are on your way to Alaska or taking a trip down the west coast of North America, I can bet that Vancouver will be one of your favorite ports of call.
August 1, 2012
With over so many wineries, Vancouver is a premiere wine destination for grape-hounds all over the world. The Thompson Okanagan region has loads of vineyards to visit and can be explored by car, bike, or professional tour. Nearby award-winners include CedarCreek Estate Winery, Burrowing Owl Estate Winery, and Summerhill Pyramid Winery.