11 Outdoor Fall Activities To Try in Vancouver

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Sun is in the forecast this week (fingers crossed it sticks around for the remainder of the month) and best believe we are going to be taking FULL advantage of it! Get out and into the city with our list of the best outdoor fall activities!

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11 Outdoor Fall Activities To Try in Vancouver

Walk, Race, Volunteer or Play Bingo with Drag Performers to Support People Living with HIV in Vancouver

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By Kendell Yan

Over the past three decades much has changed for the HIV+ members of our communities. Life expectancy has increased with greater access to anti-HIV treatments and community support resources; however, the challenges that HIV+ people face remain as palpable as ever, and there are many ways to help in Vancouver that bring people together in ways that are both meaningful and fun.

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Walk, Race, Volunteer or Play Bingo with Drag Performers to Support People Living with HIV in Vancouver

This Week’s Top 5 Instagram Photos of Vancouver

photo: Anthony Maw / Flickr

photo: Anthony Maw / Flickr

Check out this week’s top 5 Instagram photos!

The photographers who have snapped these awesome shots have either tagged us, or have included the #veryvancouver hashtag in their caption.

Follow us on Instagram, tag us in your next snap, and you may see your picture featured here.

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This Week’s Top 5 Instagram Photos of Vancouver

A Guide to Colourful Walls in Vancouver

Assami at La Casa Gelato

@asssssssami at La Casa Gelato, Vancouver.

What better way to document your #ootd or urban adventure than with a photograph in front of a colourful wall? A solid colour wall serves as a stellar outdoor backdrop to make your portrait or outfit posts pop. Vancouver is a never-ending source of photo ops and amidst the mountains and the ocean, the city is a gold mine of vibrantly hued walls perfect for that next quintessential shot.

Here are Vancouver’s most Instagram-worthy walls to add to your carefully curated visual diary.

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A Guide to Colourful Walls in Vancouver

Vancouver Screen Scene: Britney Spears, Kate Winslet, Idris Elba, Charlize Theron, and more

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Want a piece of Britney Spears? You just might see her in Vancouver…well, sort of….

What—is Britney Spears really in Vancouver? And Kate Winslet? Idris Elba? Charlize Theron? Is it true? Is it just gossip?

If you want the answers, read on, fangirls and fanboys.

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Vancouver Screen Scene: Britney Spears, Kate Winslet, Idris Elba, Charlize Theron, and more

Celebrate the Royal Visit with Vancouver Activities Fit for a King (and Queen)

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This week, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge – better known as Will and Kate – will visit British Columbia and the Yukon upon invitation of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Not since the Royal Wedding in April 2011 has such a regal frenzy fallen on the nation in the days leading up to the couple’s exclusive, yet-to-be-released itinerary.

Can’t make it to dinner with the Duke and Duchess? You can still tour our city like royalty with our handy Royals’ Guide to Vancouver – no curtsying required.

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Celebrate the Royal Visit with Vancouver Activities Fit for a King (and Queen)

Vancouver’s Neighbourhood Happenings: Flavourful Food #onRobson

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The Nutella Banana Crepe at Cafe Crepe

The following article was submitted by the Robson Street Business Improvement Association.

When you think of Robson Street, we’re sure that you think of endless shopping! But, did you know that Robson Street is a go-to destination for Vancouver foodies?

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Vancouver’s Neighbourhood Happenings: Flavourful Food #onRobson