Archive for June, 2014

Hip Hop and Haida Cultures Fuse at Bill Reid Gallery

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The Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art presents AKOS, the monumental works of spray can art by Haida artist Corey Bulpitt, on now until September 14th. AKOS is Corey Bulpitt’s graffiti tag and his Haida name, Taakeet Gaaya, translates to “Gifted Carver”. Both names reveal two art forms that have successfully come together through […]

Where to Watch FIFA World Cup in Vancouver: CBC Viewing Map

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2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil is upon us and aside from the all encompassing Latin America House, which will show every match, there is an assortment of cafes, restaurants and pubs in Vancouver that will also be airing the live soccer excitement. Thanks to CBC Vancouver, you can click and pick you favourite viewing area […]

Take Off Fridays at YVR 2014

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The Best Airport in North America (for the 5th year) is once again hosting free weekly entertainment and activities as Take Off Fridays return to YVR. Every Friday from July 4th to August 29th, YVR will come alive with fun-filled activities, free entertainment, delicious food samples and deals for travellers and locals alike. Take Off […]

Canada Women’s National Team vs Germany in Vancouver

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Canada is gearing up to host FIFA Women’s World Cup Soccer in 2015 and leading up to the tournament our Canada Women’s National Team will engage in several international matches on home soil this season. The next game is Canada vs Germany in Vancouver on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at BC Place. Tickets are currently […]

Travel Nevada: Ziplines and Roller Coasters

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Disclosure: Review — John's experiences were courtesy of Travel Nevada. He was not paid to write this recap and it is formed of his own opinions. Please review the Policy & Disclosure section for further information.

One of the things I love about Las Vegas is the wide variety of things to do there, aside from the casino floor (which can also definitely be fun). This series will share my recent trip with Travel Nevada, covering some of the fun activities that you can do in Nevada, all within a few […]