Wondering how to eat well in Vancouver? Eat locally, explore the city’s Asian cuisine, and save room for sweets. Vancouver’s West Coast location means great local seafood – salmon, oysters, crab, and halibut, among others – as well as a range of fruits and vegetables raised nearby. One local greens producer even grows their leafy [...]
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January 24, 2014
Ready to welcome the Year of the Horse? With one of North America’s largest Chinese communities, Vancouver is an excellent place to celebrate the Lunar New Year. Here’s the scoop on things to do during Chinese New Year in Vancouver in 2014. Vancouver Chinatown Parade More than 50,000 spectators typically turn out to watch the [...]
October 30, 2013
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 [...]
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.