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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Great Blue Herons of Stanley Park webcam

When you come to visit Vancouver during the Spring this is the perfect time for birdwatchers to see the Blue Herons at their one of their regular nesting homes next to the Tennis courts in Vancouver. THE GREAT BLUE HERONS These majestic creatures have made a small area in Stanley Park their natural home 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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Swimming Pools and Beaches that you must visit!

Summer officially began on June 21st up here in the Northern Hemisphere – so its a good time to tell you about the excellent beaches and swimming pools you can enjoy! SUNSET BEACH Our namesake Beach is just a short 5 minute walk down the hill from the hotel. At Sunset Beach you get 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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Beaches and outdoor Swimming Pools.

The city of Vancouver is surrounded by many gorgeous beaches for you to enjoy, as the season starts to heat up we want to share with you the very best of Vancouver Beaches, swimming pools (Indoor and Out) and other aquatic related centers for all the family to enjoy. VANCOUVER BEACHES Downtown Vancouver/Stanley Park SUNSET…

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Coming to Vancouver on a cruise?…Here are some helpful tips to organize your visit.

For many Vancouverites in the city April is the last quiet month before the Summer tourist season begins, we are sure that many of you are busy planning your trips and it is likely that you maybe visiting us as via a stopover on your Alaskan Cruise. The majority of the Cruise ships dock into…

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