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Vancouver Photos of the Week

October 8th, 2013 @ 10:04am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Plenty of rain and a heap of sunshine welcome us to autumn as we alternate from brunch on the patio to rainy nights in, drying out our boots and umbrellas. Just ahead of Thanksgiving, our region is looking as stunning as ever and thanks to contributors to the Miss604 Flickr Pool, I have the photos […]

Vancouver Photos of the Week

September 29th, 2013 @ 11:04am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Glimpses of sunshine peek through our rainy fall forecast as the air cools and the leaves begin to fall; it’s officially autumn in Vancouver. Afternoons at the beach are replaced with strolls along acorn-covered paths in rain boots that have been brought out of their seasonal retirement in the back of the closet. No matter […]

Vancouver Photos of the Week

September 23rd, 2013 @ 10:47am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Fun runs splashed with colour, leaves tumbling to the ground, blankets of fog, big bright moons, sunsets, city scenes, and a walk for Truth and Reconciliation. The following are just a few of the images that have been shared with the Miss604 Flickr Pool this week: Photo credit: Michael Schmidt Vancouver & Michael Schmidt Vancouver […]

Vancouver Photos of the Week

September 12th, 2013 @ 11:39am by Rebecca Bollwitt

A heat wave in September? You bet! Our last three Septembers have had peak summer temperatures and this week we’re breaking records set in 2011, that previously stood for decades. With all this sunshine the beaches are still bustling and patio season will run straight into hockey season. Here are some hand-picked images from the […]

Wine Wednesday: Visiting Castello di Amorosa in Napa

September 4th, 2013 @ 10:49am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Before heading down to Disneyland in Anaheim from San Francisco this August our group took a 1-day detour up to Napa and stayed in Calistoga. Keeping with the family-friendly theme of our trip, we visited a winery where children are welcome and even get their very own local drink (non-alcoholic of course) to swirl, sip, […]