Vancouver International Jazz Festival & Concord Pacific Vancouver Dragon Boat Festival

The festival season is soon to be upon us and 2017 looks likely to be a great year especially as we are celebrating Canada’s 150th birthday on July 1st, so this festival season promises to be quite spectacular! First up in June we have the Vancouver International Jazz Festival and the Dragon Boat Festival which are…

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Welcome to Davie Village our local neighbourhood

Discover one of Vancouver’s most exciting neighborhoods mere minutes from your door. Sunset Inn & Suites, a standout among Davie Village, Vancouver hotels, provides easy access to all that this neighborhood has to offer. Considered by many to be the heart of Vancouver’s LGBTQ community, you can find the city’s best gay pubs, nightclubs, specialty…

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Summer Night Concerts at The PNE August 19th to September 1st

The Summer night concerts at The PNE line up has been announced and once again there are some amazing bands to see starting on August 19th and wrapping up on September 1st. The line up showcases acts from the 70s, 80s  & also current artists of the day ranging from New Wave to country to classic…

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VISITING US ON AN ALASKAN – HAWAIIAN CRUISE? LET US GUIDE YOU ON HOW TO SEE THE VERY BEST OF VANCOUVER!

Cruise ship season is in full swing and many of the cruisers are likely to spend a couple or so days in Vancouver, and if you are just a regular visitor read this blog as well as we can guide to see the very best sights in downtown Vancouver and beyond! We want to help…

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Playland at the PNE & East Village Sunrise Hastings district.

PLAYLAND AT THE PNE One of the most popular attractions at the PNE site is Playland Amusement Park which is a 15-acre amusement park that has hosted millions of thrillseekers of all ages since it opened in 1910. The Park was named “Happy Land” in 1926 and remained on the original site until 1958, when…

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Whale Watching tours in Vancouver

WHALE WATCHING SEASON Although the Whales start to become visible in the coastal waters of BC around the beginning of March the official Whale Watching Season for guided tours runs from April to the end of October. There are various Tour operators that you can use to spend a day out at sea to catch…

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Easter long weekend Events in Vancouver 2017

The Easter long weekend is soon to be upon us in Vancouver, so it is time to get out and search for the very best Easter egg hunts – who would want to miss out on all that yummy chocolate – we wouldn’t! Stanley Park Railway Easter Train – April 13-17 Hop on the Stanley Park Train…

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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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Vancouver sure is looking pretty!

Well wasn’t that a very very long Winter for us Vancouverites, more Snow than we can remember and a chill in the air that is finally slowly but surely ebbing away but as we stand we are still a few degrees below the average for this time of year.  This time last year it was…

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Vancouver Springtime and events in March

This current Winter has brought us a fair amount of Snow and especially in March this is very very unusual for Vancouver, however, we are now seeing the first signs of Spring popping up around Vancouver with the migrating wildlife appearing and the trees are beginning to bud, Snowdrops are peeking from the earth. If you are…

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