Harbour Air Vancouver city tours and excursions

The Spring Weather is kicking in bang on time and we are now entering the tourist season of 2016 in Vancouver. If you are visiting for a few days and would like to see quite a lot of the city and its surrounding areas you may want to consider using Harbour Air Seaplane tours for…

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Gardens & Parks to visit in Vancouver during Spring & Summer

The flowers are responding to the gorgeous weather we are having here on the West coast. This gives us a great opportunity for us to guide you to see where the very best Gardens and Parks are to visit. QUEEN ELIZABETH PARK – BLOEDEL CONSERVATORY – VAN DUSEN BOTANICAL GARDENS A jewel that sits in…

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North Shore mountains have opened early for Ski Season in Vancouver

Ski season has come exceptionally early to Vancouver all thanks to an early colder snap of weather that is more akin to December and January. After a very soggy October November came by and started to dry out with gorgeous clear and sunny skies to grace the city – this does come at a price…

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Granville Island and Vanier Park

Granville Island and Vanier Park are the areas that you can see from across the hotel if you happen to be staying in one of our Executive Suites, especially from the vantage point of our largest rooms (Called the Executive Large Suites) which are South facing. Check these rooms out! http://www.sunsetinn.com/suites/executive What you can see…

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Dining out with a twist – experiencing the unusual in Vancouver…

After a reading an interesting article courtesy of the BBC news website about restaurants that thrive on rude service the ELBOW ROOM immediately came to mind. The Elbow room is quite the experience for people who want to have a good hearty breakfast, but be warned, you will not only need a strong stomach to…

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Spring time in Vancouver – Part 1…Gorgeous Wildlife and Plantlife

For many of us who live in Vancouver the Season of Spring is by far one of the best, with the longer days becoming more noticeable and the weather slowly but surely warming it is a time where the city and nature start to wake from the long long nights of Winter. There are many…

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How to see the very best of Vancouver in just a few short days.

Its been a crazy Winter here in Vancouver as we have not seen this much Sun over the winter period for as long as anyone can remember – maybe, just maybe this is a sign of a good tourist season to come for 2014. We are starting to notice a big upswing in reservation calls…

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Arrival of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner at Vancouver YVR Airport

The much anticipated arrival of the Dreamliner 787 aircraft to be rolled out by Boeing will be coming to Vancouver YVR Airport as of Monday February 2014 under operation with Japan Airlines. If you are an aviation enthusiast this will be an exciting day for you to check out this brand new Aircraft on its…

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The mountains have a dusting of snow…Time to think about the North Shore Mountain Ski Resorts!

Earlier in the week Vancouver witnessed the very first dusting of snow high up on the peaks of the North Shore mountains that overlook the city. It’s a nice change to see first hand the beginnings of the impending Winter that will be soon upon us in over a month and half’s time, and we…

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The best 3 tour operators to see Vancouver, Victoria and Whistler right at your Doorstep.

As the official start of the Tourist Summer season is right around the corner, we will like to help you see the best of Vancouver, Victoria and Whistler. We want to show you how you can maximize your time at a an excellent cost that will not damage your budget, all of this right from…

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