Archive of posts tagged "week in photos"

From the Miss604 Flickr Pool: Mountains

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Locals know what I’m talking about when I described days that are so clear that you can spot each individual evergreen on the local mountains. Looking North, the Eye of the Wind turns on Grouse while the SkyRide ascends, packed with visitors. It’s the kind of view that makes you pull out your phone to […]

From the Miss604 Flickr Pool

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I only spent a few days in Vancouver this week as I took a whirlwind trip to Notre-Dame-de-la-Merci, Quebec (which will be the topic of a forthcoming post). However, local photographers have been busy snapping shots and adding them to the Miss604 Flickr Pool. The snow has disappeared but our city still shines, whether it’s […]

From the Miss604 Flickr Pool

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Photos submitted to the Miss604 Flickr Pool over the past week range from bright and sunny, to snowy and frozen as Vancouver’s finally getting a dose of winter weather. Photo credit: Ryan Mezzo on Flickr Photo credit: Ruth and Dave & Ruth and Dave on Flickr

From the Miss604 Flickr Pool: Beach City

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Once again, National Geographic has named Vancouver one of the Top Beach Cities in the World. Actually, I’m unsure if this is a new ranking since Vancouver still sits at #10 on the list (as it did in 2010) and the same beach image is being used. Regardless, our waterfronts are popular attractions for local […]

From the Miss604 Flickr Pool: Rain

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

It’s rather fitting that the first collection of images From the Miss604 Flickr Pool for 2012 have a “rain” theme. Make jokes about living on the “Wet” Coast and complain about umbrella etiquette all you want. The fact is that all of this lovely precipitation, that allows us to splash around in our wellies, ensures […]