Archive for May, 2012

Trapp+Holbrook New Westminster

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Trapp + Holbrook is New Westminster’s latest real estate development that will build up modern living spaces along Columbia Street in our province’s original capital. This reconstruction of the historic Trapp building will be performed by Robert Fung and his team at The Salient Group who have transformed many prominent buildings in Gastown. “The historic […]

Jessie Awards 2012: Nominations

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The nominations are in for the 30th Annual Jessie Richardson Theatre Awards which will take place on Monday, June 25, 2012 at the Commodore Ballroom. More than 120 individuals nominated performers and theatre companies in 25 different categories who all represent outstanding theatre in Vancouver. Leading the pack of nominations is The Arts Club Theatre […]

Brunch at Reflections in the Rosewood Hotel Georgia

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Disclosure: Review — Our brunch was compliments of Reflections at the Rosewood Hotel Georgia. I was not paid to write this post or provide a review for the contest portion. Please review the Policy & Disclosure section for further information.

The Rosewood Hotel Georgia‘s inner courtyard dining lounge, Reflections, offered its first brunch service this past weekend. Located on the 4th floor of the hotel, it’s perched between city towers and surrounded by a flowing stream. A rushing waterwall drowns out city sounds and smooth lounge music echoes from under the glass canopy. John and […]

The Urban Tea Merchant

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Disclosure: Review — My tea service was compliments of Urban Tea Merchant. I was not paid to write this post, nor was coverage expected. Please review the Policy & Disclosure section for further information.

The Urban Tea Merchant is a take-out cafe, retail store, tea sampling salon, and tea room all in one. Located between Alberni and Georgia streets, this one-stop tea shop exclusively offers luxury TWG teas and tea-infused treats. The Urban Tea Merchant is a family-owned business with all members being very active in every facet of […]

From the Miss604 Flickr Pool

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A soggy long weekend has led us into the last two weeks of May where festivals, community celebrations, night markets, and farmers markets will soon pack our summer schedule. This week’s collection of photos from the Miss604 Flickr Pool highlights late spring in Vancouver. Photo credit: Clayton Perry Photoworks on Flickr Photo credit: BC Business […]