Archive for the category "vancouver"

Vancouver Foodie Tours: Guilty Pleasures Gourmet Tours Giveaway

Thursday, November 28th, 2013 — 6:44pm PDT
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One of the best ways to get to know a city, in particular your own, is through its food scene and Michelle Ng from Vancouver Foodie Tours has been linking locals and visitors to Vancouver’s culinary heartbeat since 2010. It’s a great time of year to not only experience a tour for yourself but to […]

Archive Photos: Santa in Vancouver

Thursday, November 28th, 2013 — 10:34am PDT
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This Sunday Santa Clause will arrive to welcome the holiday season to downtown Vancouver and to help collect donations for the Greater Vancouver Food Bank. I browsed the Vancouver Public Library and City of Vancouver Archives to see if I could spot Santa around town throughout the years. As it turns out, he used to […]

NHL Heritage Classic Canucks and Senators Jerseys

Thursday, November 28th, 2013 — 9:27am PDT
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The 2014 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic will take place March 2, 2014 at BC Place as the Vancouver Canucks take on the Ottawa Senators in an open-roof stadium match. Teams unveiled their jerseys for the event this morning, both using inspiration from early club sweaters. Image provided by the Vancouver Canucks social media team. […]

Goh Ballet’s Nutcracker

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 — 6:14pm PDT
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The Goh Ballet’s Nutcracker will be dazzling audiences of all ages in Vancouver this Christmas, set to Tchaikovsky’s unforgettable score performed by members of the Vancouver Opera Orchestra. Photo courtesy of Goh Ballet. A Traditional Rendition of a Classical Masterpiece. Experience Clara’s dream come to life as she embarks on a magical journey through the […]

CKNW Orphans’ Fund Pledge Day

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 — 1:44pm PDT
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I am pleased to once again support and participate in CKNW Orphans’ Fund Pledge Day at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver. I was first involved in 2011 after my company put together a new website for the CKNW Orphans’ Fund and last year I volunteered a few hours on the phone lines taking donations. I’ll be […]

Vancouver Icons: Gate to the Northwest Passage

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 — 11:20am PDT
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It’s a sculpture as old as I am but thanks to the magical sharing power the internet and Flickr photos, it seems a new angle and new perspective of Gate to the Northwest Passage is captured almost every day. Installed at Vanier Park in Kitsilano back in 1980, this square, metal frame, with bottom ends […]