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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 tail) https://t.co/rJnbJfWxOx #fukuoka pic.twitter.com/bnAN5g1PWf — …

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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 stay at YVR Vancouver International …

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7 Vancouver Airport Hotels with the Best Free Shuttle Service to Vancouver International Airport (YVR)

7 Vancouver Airport Hotels with the Best Free Shuttle Service to Vancouver International Airport (YVR) Looking for the Closest Hotel to Vancouver International Airport? Read : Closest Vancouver Hotels Near Vancouver Airport, YVR 1. Pacific Gateway Hotel at Vancouver Airport Free Shuttle 24/7, pickup every 20 minutes. Travel Time to/from Hotel and YVR takes approximately 5-7 minutes Pacific Gateway Hotel at …

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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 Vancouver Chinese New Year Parade …

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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 travel chats on Twitter: (All …

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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, a little bit of travel; …

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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. Family entertainment. Tasty authentic food. …

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Life Goals – When you’re a 16-year-old

Life Goals – When You’re 16 Years Old Recently, I was looking for some old photographs, I found my diary from when I was 15-17 years old.  Somehow it has managed to survive moves to multiple countries, and the occasional fire and flood. Journaling I have journaled many times in my life; sometimes while traveling, sometimes for craft, sometimes to …

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Enjoying the Beaux-Arts Style of Vancouver’s Pacific Central VIA Train Station

Travellers to and from Vancouver can enjoy the Heritage Listed Beaux-Arts-style of our Pacific Central Railway Station while they wait for their VIA train ride to Seattle and parts south. Often the location of popular TV and Films, Vancouver’s Pacific Central Station, built in 1917 by Canadian National Railways is a listed historic building in the Canadian Register of Places. …

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