Tag Archives | British Columbia

Vancouver’s Top Euro-Asian Fusion Restaurant

Visiting one of Canada’s most culturally diverse cities — Vancouver, BC — and in the mood for some Mediterranean and Asian influenced cuisine? Definitely reserve a table at Prestons in downtown Vancouver. Located in the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel, on West Pender, Prestons offers a sleek and modern dining room, lounge & bar. Euro-Asian fusion […]

Crescent Beach In Beautiful British Columbia, Canada

Crescent Beach is a resort community with residential beach cottages and B&Bs nestled along the long, picturesque stretch of ocean. Part of Metro Vancouver, family-friendly Crescent Beach is technically in South Surrey near White Rock, British Columbia. Yesterday was the perfect beach weather – the sun was shining brightly with temperatures in the 80s (around […]

Where Are The Best Pancakes In Vancouver, BC?

Where are the best pancakes in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada? You might be surprised – they’re at IHOP! Yes, it’s a major chain restaurant, but IHOP has mastered the art of creating perfect flapjacks. Check out our review of the recently-opened location right in the heart of Vancouver, BC.

Forget Paris! Exquisite French Macarons Are Made In Vancouver

If you adore delectable French macarons but aren’t planning a vacation to Paris anytime soon, then you’re in luck. Kitchening With Carly, a Canadian company based in Vancouver BC, creates handcrafted French style macarons made with all natural ingredients and no artificial flavours or colours. They are without a doubt, the best macarons in Vancouver! […]

Granville Island – A Top Attraction In Vancouver BC

Planning a trip to Vancouver, BC? One of its most popular attractions is Granville Island. Technically a peninsula, the “island” includes the Public Market (huge indoor farmers market and food fair), an extensive marina, a boutique hotel, the Emily Carr University, community centre, theatres, fine arts galleries, Granville Island brewery, and variety of shopping and […]

Google Maps Street View Cars Continue To Map The World!

After enjoying some noodles at Wok Box in North Vancouver last week, Taya & I noticed a Google Maps Street View car zooming past us down the road. Although the majority of Vancouver, British Columbia has already been mapped out, Google’s back in full force around the globe routing more countries and adding to previous […]

World Travel Food Adventures: Vancouver, Korea, Dubai, New York, & Singapore!

Gary and I were both born and raised in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, but currently call Vancouver home. Vancouver is 2011’s world’s most liveable city and has topped the list five years in a row! With its year round recreational activities, thanks to a temperate climate, the city also includes access to some of […]

Test Your Fear Of Heights On North Vancouver’s Free Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge

Forget the famous Capilano Suspension Bridge tourist attraction during your trip to Vancouver, BC, Canada. Instead, test your acrophobia at North Vancouver’s Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge – one of Lynn Valley’s best kept local secrets. (Capilano costs $32.95 CAN per adult, but Lynn’s is FREE). More daunting than Capilano Suspension Bridge, Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge […]

Best Restaurant In Whistler, BC, Canada

Multi-award winning restaurant, Araxi Restaurant + Bar, is known around the world thanks in part to Chef Gordon Ramsay’s program Hell’s Kitchen. This culinary cornerstone in the heart of Whistler Village, in beautiful British Columbia, Canada, Araxi enjoys a long-held international reputation for excellence in food, wine and hospitality. Click here to read our complete […]

The Coldest Ice Bar In The World!

The Belvedere Ice Room is Canada’s first permanent vodka ice tasting room and the coldest ice bar in the world! Located at the Bearfoot Bistro, in beautiful Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, the ice room features over 50 premium vodkas from around the world. Click here to read our full review of this sub zero experience. Belvedere […]

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 […] […]