Tag Archive: Vancouver

East Side Culture Crawl

I wish, wish, wish I had blogged about this while you readers still had the chance to attend. The 16th Annual East Side Culture Crawl ran last weekend (Nov 16, 17, 18). 433 local… Continue reading

Baker’s Market

I’m likely one of the biggest “sweet tooths” (sweet teeth?) you’ll ever meet. So, when I read about the Baker’s Market, naturally I had to go. The market is exactly what it sounds… Continue reading

Vancouver Inspiration Pass

Have you heard about this yet? Just announced on October 24, and apparently I’m already late to the party. The Vancouver Inspiration Pass gives Vancouverites the chance to explore their city in a… Continue reading

Gazillion Bubble Show

I can’t tell if this looks ridiculous, or awesome. Maybe both? November 2 – November 4 at The Centre in Vancouver for Performing Arts. Tix start at $30.

Vancouver International Improv Festival

B and I checked out the Vancouver International Improv Festival this week. The festival welcomes improv performers from Vancouver and around the world (literally! We saw a performer all the way from Milan).… Continue reading

Wine on the Water

B planned a surprise date night for us this week that I feel the need to share. At least once every two days I talk about wanting to go on a boat. So… Continue reading

I’m BAAAACK!

I’ve been a bad, bad blogger. But we have been BUSY! So, here’s the rundown of the past 2 months! (2 months…woah, that flew by quickly) An overnight getaway in stunning Whistler  … Continue reading

Snowshoeing on Mt. Seymour

A couple of weekends ago, B and I made good on another item on our Vancouver to-do list – snowshoeing. There are three local mountains just over the bridge where Vancouverites can go… Continue reading

Vancouver Fashion

Yes, I know, everyone jokes about the rain here in Vancouver, but we’re coming off a streak of about a week and a half of during which it rained at least once every… Continue reading

Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival

Vancouverites! Did you get a chance to check out #VIMFF? It ran Feb. 10 – 18. I had a chance to check out Ski Night on the second last night of the festival… Continue reading

#bemyAmigo!

SO! There’s a debate being waged on the interwebs and in traditional and social media here in Vancouver. I first learned of this debate when I came across an article in which a… Continue reading

Date Night! The Refinery and Illuminate Yaletown

This past Saturday, B and I took a night out on the town. The evening started with some award winning cocktails and a tapas-style dinner at The Refinery, thanks to a Living Social… Continue reading

Free Skating in Robson Square

It doesn’t get overly cold in Vancouver. Most days the temperatures range from about 5 – 8 degrees Celsius. So, when I heard that there exists an outdoor rink in Vancouver – I was… Continue reading

How to Start a Conversation in Vancouver

I’m going to tell you a secret. It’s a little trick I’ve developed from chatting with people whom I’ve encountered since arriving in Vancouver. So you know how difficult it can be to… Continue reading

A City of Neighbourhoods

I’m here again with more lessons on how to integrate flawlessly into Vancouver culture. Get the neighbourhoods right! I’ve often heard of Vancouver described as “a city of neighbourhoods.” And it’s pretty true!… Continue reading