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Vancouver Photos of the Week

February 8th, 2016 @ 10:52am by Rebecca Bollwitt

It’s a holiday, it’s sunny, there’s snow on the mountains, and the city is quiet. It’s the perfect time to reflect on the first week of February and compile the Vancouver Photos of the Week. Thanks for sharing your photos with the Miss604 Flickr Pool and the #Photos604 Instagram tag this week! A photo posted […]

10 Photos of Porteau Cove

January 26th, 2016 @ 8:49am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The most frequent photos I see that have been taken at Porteau Cove include the Milky Way and the Northern Lights, which says something about this Provincial Park, located along the Sea to Sky Highway. When “Porteau” (porte d’eau) is translated from French into English it means “Water’s Gate”. This name dates from 1908 when […]

Photos of The Lions from Vancouver

January 26th, 2016 @ 6:06am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Lions are to Vancouver what the Matterhorn is to Switzerland. They are the two most iconic peaks in the Vancouver area, sitting atop the North Shore mountains at 5,400 ft (West Lion) and 5,269 ft (East Lion). The Lions are also known as Ch’ich’iyúy Elxwíkn by the Squamish First Nation, which translates to Twin […]

Vancouver Photos of the Week

January 22nd, 2016 @ 2:44pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Thanks for sharing your photos with the Miss604 Flickr Pool and the #Photos604 Instagram tag this week! Vancouver Photos of the Week A photo posted by Ann (@annbadjura) on Jan 20, 2016 at 5:26pm PST A photo posted by Instagram Vancouver (@instagramvancouver) on Jan 21, 2016 at 8:24pm PST As always, please click through on […]

Photos of Vancouver From the North Shore Mountains in Winter

January 13th, 2016 @ 3:12pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

We spend so much time looking up and over at the mountains in Vancouver. Luckily, thanks to their accessibility, through trails in the summer and powder-covered slopes in the winter, we get almost as many chances to look down at the city from their peaks. Vancouver From the North Shore Mountains in Winter A photo […]