Vancouver : There is something about the Aquarium

It turns out that not every weekend will be nice and sunny … and on days that isn’t, there a few indoor activities that are available – like the Aquarium for instances! The Aquarium is located in Stanley Park and there is a #19 bus that runs on West Pender St. that can take you… Continue reading Vancouver : There is something about the Aquarium

Vancouver : Stanley Park Horse – Drawn Tours

It was another gorgeous Friday in Vancouver and I took half a day off to stay in a cafe underground with no windows in order to complete an assignment that I subsequently screwed up.  NEVERTHELESS, it was a good day! After the coffee break, I went out to Stanley Park where my friend and I… Continue reading Vancouver : Stanley Park Horse – Drawn Tours

Vancouver : Burrard Inlet with a twist (and donuts)

Crusing down the Burrard Inlet once more but gone were the live music and slow sails  and in turn, a zodiac running almost 55km/ hour and doing donuts in the waters. First thing first, we had to get suit up.  It was a giant orange cruiser with built in life jacket.  Making sure that we… Continue reading Vancouver : Burrard Inlet with a twist (and donuts)

Vancouver : Cruising along the Burrard Inlet

There isn’t really anything to look forward to on a Monday, except on this particular Monday, I signed up for the Harbour dinner cruise! The Harbour cruise is located close to Denman Street near Stanley Park.  They have different types of boat cruises, usually categorized as either sightseeing or dinner cruises. The most common type is the… Continue reading Vancouver : Cruising along the Burrard Inlet

Vancouver : Sun Run, Sports Hall of Fame and the typical weekend

The Sun Run is held every year since 1985 and its named after one of the largest newspaper in the province.  From its beginnings, the race fast became one of the largest in the world, with more than 40,000 participants. Bib pick-ups: information were all located on the website as well as the free newspapers.  It was… Continue reading Vancouver : Sun Run, Sports Hall of Fame and the typical weekend

Vancouver : Vancouver Art Gallery

There is officially something to do on Tuesdays nights!  Vancouver is an expensive city and it often costs more than $20 to do anything.  On the bright side, there are days when entry to some things are by donation – like the Vancouver Art Gallery! The art gallery normally costs $24.00 per person but on… Continue reading Vancouver : Vancouver Art Gallery