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Whistler Blackcomb PEAK 2 PEAK Alpine Experience

The PEAK 2 PEAK Alpine Experience connects Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains via a 4.4 km gondola ride. The breathtaking journey offers stunning mountain and wildlife views (we saw bears!). The ride is so smooth and calming that we felt like we were on top of the world. This engineering marvel has actually broken three world records: […]

Canada’s First Pinkberry Opened In West Vancouver!

Canada’s first Pinkberry opened with its first day of operating hours on Friday, July 22nd, and Eating in Vancouver was there to experience history in the making. The night before from 5-9pm, Pinkberry offered free frozen yogurt to fans and also had a free concert by Justin Wilczynski and Cory Monteith from Bonnie Dune […] […]

Toronto’s CN Tower — The World’s Tallest Tower

The CN Tower (a communications and observation structure in Downtown Toronto), holds the title of the World’s Tallest Tower, according to Guinness World Records 2010. Canada’s National Tower is also classified as one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World by the American Society of Civil Engineers. It shares this designation with the Itaipu […]

New Extreme Attraction: EdgeWalk At The CN Tower

Canada’s National Tower will soon open its new extreme attraction, EdgeWalk at the CN Tower. The first of its kind in North America, EdgeWalk is the world’s highest full circle hands-free walk on a 5 ft (1.5 m) wide ledge encircling the top of the CN Tower’s main pod, 356m, (1168 ft , 116 stories) […]

Total Recall Remake Filming In Toronto!

The conference we were attending last week took place at the Toronto Convention Centre (near the CN Tower – the world’s tallest tower and home to the city’s newest extreme attraction – the EdgeWalk) the same location where Total Recall is filming. Set to be release in 2012, and starring Colin Farrell, Kate Beckinsale, Jessica […]

Taking A Taxi From Pearson International Airport To Downtown Toronto

If you arrive at Pearson International Airport late at night, there may only be limos and Town Cars available. Stay away from the limos, unless you’re JLo, and make a beeline towards the Town Cars. Some of these black cabs don’t have meters (or cabbies choose not to run them) so make sure you negotiate […]

Marquis Lounge & Bistro At Hilton Garden Inn Downtown Toronto

We stayed at the Hilton Garden Inn in downtown Toronto last week, and dined at their Marquis Lounge & Bistro, located on the hotel’s second floor. We enjoyed their breakfast buffet each morning, which included made-to-order hot food items. Read our full review of Marquis Lounge & Bistro here. Marquis Lounge & Bistro Hilton Garden […]

Hilton Garden Inn Downtown Toronto Review

Usually, we are very brand-loyal to Starwood hotels because of their Starwood Preferred Guest points and fabulous incentives. However, for our stay in Toronto we found an excellent deal at Hilton Garden Inn, and decided to book with this chain instead. Nestled in the heart of Toronto’s vibrant downtown Entertainment District, this Hilton hotel was […]

Should Travellers Hitchhike?

Only if your name is Bono, and you’re in West Vancouver! Say-what? That’s right, U2 frontman Bono and his assistant were visiting Vancouver, BC on Tuesday when they got caught in the rain and decided to thumb a ride. Who picked them up? NHL hockey player, Gilbert Brule, from the Edmonton Oilers! Sounds like a […]

Celebrate The Royal Wedding London-Style — In Vancouver!

I’m going to admit something – I’m actually looking forward to the upcoming nuptials of Kate & William. Call me traditional, but Canada is a former British colony and a current member of the Commonwealth – so I think we should be excited! Also, unlike his father’s first marriage, William is marrying someone with no […]

Best Brunch In Vancouver, BC, Canada!

Vancouver, British Columbia’s largest city, provides many fantastic restaurants offering exceptional brunch items – especially on weekends. Located in downtown Vancouver’s Granville entertainment district, the Twisted Fork Bistro is one of the best spots to feed your brunch fix. Features: banana stuffed brioche French Toast, and their smoked salmon Eggs Benedict. To read our full […]

Vancouver – An Asian Food Haven

Around the time of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics last year, Condé Nast Traveler voted Vancouver as having the Best Chinese Food In The World. I can attest to this proclamation. Sure, San Fransisco has some tasty and authentic Chinese eats, and apparently Queens, NY does as well. However, in terms of sheer variety, taste, […]