Archive for October, 2016

Staycation at the Fairmont Vancouver Airport

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Disclosure: Review — Views are my own. This is not a paid post. I paid for several services and meals, while the room was compliments of Fairmont for media review purposes. Please review the Policy & Disclosure section for further information.

“Meet me at the YVR Canada Line Station,” I requested of John on his birthday. “But we’re not going anywhere and no one is visiting us.” I’m sure he was perplexed. On a Friday afternoon he hopped on transit from Downtown Vancouver to the airport where I was waiting by artist Susan Point’s Cedar Connection […]

Variety Week in BC & Variety Week Street Festival

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The Government of British Columbia has declared October 31st to November 4th Variety Week in BC in support of Variety – The Children’s Charity. From Monday to Friday, you can tune into Global BC newscasts for stories, interviews and entertainment that will showcase how Variety helps organizations and kids in your own community and throughout […]

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

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Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend: Friday, October 21, 2016; Saturday, October 22, 2016; Sunday, October 23, 2016 activities and events in Metro Vancouver

Shopping on Robson Street in the 1970s

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Stretching from BC Place to Stanley Park, Robson Street has been one of the city’s most popular thoroughfares, and shopping destinations, for the last century. Thanks to the City of Vancouver Archives, we can take a peek at what this bustling retail corridor looked like decades ago. Shopping on Robson Street in the 1970s Archives# […]