Visiting us on an Alaskan – Hawaiian Cruise? Let us guide you on how to see the very best of Vancouver!

April 11th marks the official beginning of the annual Cruise ship season and we expect a huge volume of visitors again this year, with an expected¬† 840,000 cruise passengers on 237 ships guaranteed to visit this beautiful city, ¬†it will be another busy year for all of us in the hospitality industry and we are…

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City Tours and Bike rentals in Vancouver

One of the regular questions we receive at the hotel is “What is the best way to get around Vancouver?” here are some of the best options for you to see the city with the least amount of effort while being informative and as fun. Using the vehicle may not be the best option within…

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HAPPY 129th BIRTHDAY VANCOUVER!

April 6th was the official date of Vancouver’s 129th birthday. Vancouver is probably one of the most stunning cities in Canada and of course the world – it is usually rated within the top 3 most liveable cities in the world and it really is very hard to argue against this. We will like to…

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Want to see Vancouver, Victoria and Whistler but short on days….Follow our lead here….

As the seasons starts to get that little bit busier throughout April we find that many of our visiting guests are generally here for a few short days. In most peoples minds there is never really enough time to get any sort of sightseeing done, and, if the weather is not too good is it…

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Looking for Winter sports gear?…….Try SPORTS JUNKIES!

Around Vancouver you will notice more and more of the locals and visitors will be all bundled up with a big Snowboard or Ski’s under their arms as they make their way up to the local Ski resorts. The Season has begun with a flying start with colder temperatures than what we are usually accustomed…

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Exploring Stanley Park. Part 3. Wildlife of Stanley Park

Stanley park will be celebrating its 125th birthday in August, we are writing about the highlights in a series of blogs leading up the special celebrations on August 24th & 25th 2013. In our continuing series of where we explore the very best of Stanley Park we will like to introduce you to the large…

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Exploring Stanley Park. Part 2. Family Activities

In the second part of our ‘Exploring Stanley Park’ series we shall be explaining about the very best of family orientated activities you can do and the very best places to dine in with the family around the park. VANCOUVER AQUARIUM One of the more popular destinations within Stanley Park, the aquarium has something to…

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Enjoy the great outdoors & the spectacular scenery in and around Vancouver…

The Summer season is here so that means its time to get out there and explore the best scenery that the local surroundings have to offer… THE NORTH SHORE and WALKING/HIKING TRAILS The cities of North Vancouver, West Vancouver and Deep Cove are truly quite specalur areas to visit when you are coming to Vancouver….

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Biking and Boating around Vancouver!

The season has now begun where you can get out and about to see Vancouver in some serious detail. The best way to do this is by renting a bike or going on a small boat cruise around the Bay, Harbour and Creek that encircle the city. ENGLISH BAY BIKE RENTALS English Bay bike rentals…

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