Big Sisters Luminary Soiree

Archive of posts tagged "map"

5 Cool Vancouver Maps


Thursday, November 27th, 2014 — 10:44am PDT
Comments 1

There are many creative crafters, designers, and artists out there and when their inspiration comes from the city we love, the work they produce becomes that much more special. Vancouver is Awesome recently featured a minimalist map by Archie Archambault of Portland so I thought I would look up a few more unique maps that […]

Vintage Vancouver Maps


Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 — 1:44pm PDT
Comments 1

One of my prized possessions is an original 1876 Map of Westminster that depicts the Lower Mainland a decade before Vancouver even became a city. Unfortunately for me it’s on loan from my father but I enjoy inspecting it every now and then to follow the lines of rivers and creeks that have disappeared, boundaries […]

Rudyard Kipling in Vancouver


Thursday, March 5th, 2009 — 11:31pm PDT
Comments 11

Tonight I ended up purchasing the book Shoeless Joe for my husband and I since I’ve been looking forward to reading it for quite some time now, and especially since my post about its author. Following Kinsella in alphabetical order on the shelf there was a Rudyard Kipling book and I was reminded that he […]

US Presidential Election Google Map


Tuesday, November 4th, 2008 — 4:56pm PDT
Add a Comment

As I’m heading out to the Canucks game and will not be following all the election night action on Twitter, here’s a super handy-dandy Google map to keep track of the results as they flow in from sea to sea.