Archive for November, 2009

Switzerland: Geneva and Lausanne

Comments 5 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I am currently laying amongst the cloud-like pillows of the Beau-Rivage Palace in Lausanne, Switzerland. Along with journalists and members of the media I will be spending the next 4 days exploring Switzerland, learning about the country, and even how it will be represented at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games. Our flight was long […]

Vancouver History: Before and After – Apartments 2

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I am currently traveling to Switzerland on a media trip although I’ve come to a halt at Heathrow in London. My first flight to Geneva has been canceled due to weather (or as the pilot said “wind so fast it’s bound to turn your umbrella inside out.”) As such, I thought it would be a […]

SportsFunder Win 20 Gold Tickets Contest

Comments 83 by Rebecca Bollwitt

SportsFunder and BCLC are presenting a new batch of themed Scratch & Win tickets that give you the chance to win tickets to the 2010 Olympic Games in Vancouver. The grand prize on the scratch ticket is a twenty-pack (yes, twenty) of tickets to the Men’s Hockey Gold Medal game. I got my paws on […]

National Yoga Challenge with Yoga4Kidz

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Photo credit: kharied This weekend the National Yoga Challenge will take place at the Olympic Oval in Richmond and the Yoga Sanctuary in Toronto. This 3rd annual event will run November 20th until the 22nd to support UNICEF’s Unite for Children, Unite against AIDS campaign. The National Yoga Challenge is presented by Yoga4Kidz as it […]

Reza Peyk Comedy Showcase Giveaway

Comments 8 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Photo credit: hiddedevries Thanks to people like Patrick Maliha and Art Factora I have discovered the glowing community that is the Vancouver comedy scene. I have only scratched the surface but have seen enough to know you’re going to have a good time when you see live comedy in this town. Art Factora recently gave […]