Best Places for Breakfast Food in Downtown Vancouver

While it’s the most important meal of the day, it’s not always easy finding a great breakfast when you travel, and finding the best breakfast in Downtown Vancouver is sometimes overwhelming. Here are some of the best restaurants for Breakfast in Vancouver. Enjoy! Medina Café 780 Richards St (btwn W Georgia & Robson)Medina Café opens […]

How to Carve a Pumpkin into a Jack-o’-Lantern

Welcome to Jack-O’-Lantern Season! It’s that time of year, and if you’re like me, there is a great, big, orange pumpkin taking up a lot of counter space. I am no expert.  I was looking for some tips on how to carve a pumpkin, too. Fall is a busy time, with back to school, and back […]

October Inspirations for Vancouver

Visit a Pumpkin Patch Rondriso Farms Pumpkin Patch in Surrey Every October 1st, Rondriso Farms Pumpkin Patch opens for the season.  They have some of the biggest, best-quality pumpkins around! Enjoy a hayride down to our pumpkin fields and pick out your own pumpkin, or choose from an assortment of already-picked pumpkins.  Rondriso Pumpkin Patch is also […]

Celebrating Canada Day Around the World

Whether you were carrying an umbrella for the rain or the sun, around the globe people are celebrating Canada’s birthday on July 1st. Japan: Less than a week to go for the biggest Canada Day party in Japan, #FukuokaCanadaDay! Canadian music, food, drinks & more. Lucky draw too! Buy advance tickets now (incl. free lobster […]

Closest Hotels Near Vancouver International Airport (YVR)

The Top Closest Hotels near to Vancouver International Airport (YVR) based on Distance If you have an early morning flight, and don’t want the stress and early morning hassle, stay close to the airport. The number one concern about YVR Airport growth is transportation to the Airport.  Don’t get stuck in traffic! You can even […]

Celebrating 2018 Chinese New Year in Vancouver’s Chinatown – Year of the Dog

Celebrating 2018 Chinese New Year in Vancouver’s Chinatown – 2018 Year of the Dog 狗 The Chinese New Year Parade will return for the 45th time on Sunday, February 18th, 2018 恭喜發財  Gung Hay Fat Choi! Happy New Year! 新年快樂 新年好 (xīn nián hǎo)  Have a good New Year! One of my favourite neighbourhood Vancouver events, the annual […]

The Best Twitter Travel Chats

The Best Twitter Travel Chats  I have been known to enjoy a bit of social travel chat. If you haven’t tried one, join in on a Twitter travel chat. Find like minded travellers, get some travel tips, have fun and share some travel advice! Ultimate list of Travel Chats. Here are some of the best […]

Goodbye 2017 – The Year in Review

Goodbye 2017 – Here are some of my favourite images, and travel moments from 2017 Probably too many photos of planes, and foods, and drinks. 2017 included some iconic moments we all shared; a solar eclipse #SolarEclipse2017, the devastating fires in BC #bcwildfires, and a real #Snowmaggedon in #Vancouver in early 2017. And for me, […]

Vancouver Christmas Market 2017 – Making Holiday Memories

I love the Vancouver Christmas Market, it’s festive, it’s romantic, it’s got great food and gift ideas, and it’s an affordable, family holiday activity! This year the 2017 Christmas Market is open from Nov. 22 to Dec. 23 daily from 11am to 9pm, and on Dec 24 from 11am to 6pm. Colourful décor. Authentic gifts. […]