Archive for the category "vancouver"

Where to Get a Live Christmas Tree

Comments 9 by Jennifer Miles

With Christmas only a few weeks away, those who opt for real Christmas trees are getting ready to head out and find that perfect one. There is something very traditional and “Christmassy” about taking a break from the congested malls and heading into the country with your kids, partner or friends. Many tree farms also […]

Canyon Lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge 2010

Comments 135 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Capilano Suspension is once again presenting Canyon Lights as thousands of bulbs illuminate the lush forest of the Capilano Canyon. Photo credit: Razvan Marescu on Flickr If you’ve never been to the suspension bridge (or even if you have) this is a great time to make the crossing. Everything glows and sparkles as the bridge, […]

The Helm Vancouver Launch

Comments 6 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Vancouver welcomed a new restaurant to its search engines, directories, and foodie rosters last night. The Helm opened up at 1180 Howe in a familiar location but with a refreshing menu worth discovering. World-renowned chef and television personality David Adjey was on-scene with cameras in tow as The Helm was part of the “The Opener” […]

Canucks vs Blues, Win Tickets

Comments 121 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Coming off a 7-2 shellacking of the Calgary Flames earlier this week (and hopefully after some redemption with the Blackhawks tonight) the Canucks will take on the St. Louis Blues this weekend. BCAA, who now has their official Booster Guy on the scene at Rogers Arena, is offering up a pair of tickets to Sunday’s […]

Vancouver Aerial Photography

Comments 6 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I’m always looking for unique photos and captures of Metro Vancouver, from archive images to modern high dynamic range photography. 1947 – Vancouver Archives Item#: Air P34 One person who seems to get the most air-time is Evan Leeson, whose Flickr account receives thousands of views and comments. The following is a collection of his […]