Twitter’s #MuseumWeek 23rd to 29th March 2015 Vancouver & worldwide.

#MuseumWeek is a campaign run by Twitter that started in 2014. It is a worldwide event that encourages participants around the world to commemorate the very best museums, galleries and other major institutions. Museumweek by Twitter wants to showcase and celebrate local and worldwide cultures of local and major historical significance, the Arts and Sciences….

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Black Friday Shopping in Vancouver & Posh Shopping Tours

Around the time of the US Thanksgiving it is not unusual to have many of us Canucks flock down to the States to enjoy the copious amount of Sales that Black Friday brings. It is true that many of us north of the border wish that we will see more Sales happening here and in…

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Lets Dance at Robson Square!

Put on whatever coloured shoes you fancy and lets dance the blues! Vancouver is now in full swing with the sounds and sights of Summer – as I type it is a very nice 27 Celsius which is 80 in Fahrenheit. what with the gorgeous weather and festivals really making the summer vibe electric how…

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Santa Claus Parade, The Nutcracker Ballet and more. Plus a Christmas Cake recipe! (Christmas Events Part 2)

Santa is getting ready for his busy work load next month and that means he will warm up by saying hello to the masses before he gets his head down, to get himself all geared up for festive season he will be paying a visit to Vancouver this Sunday for his annual Santa Claus Parade!…

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Events to look out for in Vancouver this November 2013

Here is a look at some of the events to delight us during November….tis the season to be Jolly as the festive season begins to influence us at the end of the month….enjoy! DIWALI FESTIVAL This annual event that happens in October and November is more commonly known as ‘The Festival of Lights’ Diwali also…

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Rainy day things to do in Vancouver!

Rain Rain go away come again another day! Um…well no…The Rains have well and truly arrived and this is generally the run of things for us till Mid Spring! So what do you do in an inclement climate? In all honesty quite a lot actually – so read on and prepare yourself for some excellent…

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In Vancouver for just a couple of days? That is plenty of time to explore the downtown core neighborhoods!

Many of our guests that breeze through the hotel find that they are short on time to explore the area, so we want to explain to you about the districts that make up the downtown core of Vancouver and how you can maximize your time and still get to visit plenty of amazing places. We…

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So this is Christmas, what will you do?

Well you could do anyone of these….. The Peak of Christmas and some ski and Snowboard action at Grouse Mountain Grouse Mountain is one of the most recognizable peaks that loom over the city and is by far one of the most popular destinations to visit in the Winter or Summer. Until December 24th you…

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Major attractions to visit in August.

The city is in between festivals at the moment so this will be a good time to explore some of the major attractions around the city. Here we can give you a sneak peak at some of Vancity’s most popular tourist destinations and a little bit more. Vancouver Art Gallery A staple in the city,…

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Vancouver Jazz Festival and Vancouver Art Gallery

The Vancouver international Jazz Festival gets under way this weekend beginning on June 22nd running through till Canada day on July1st. Now in its 27th year, this has to be the Daddy of festivals in the Vancouver Summer Calender, and what a line up they have for you this year!!!! The Jazz festival is huge,…

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