10 Weirdest Events and Attractions In Vancouver

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We have some top notch, world class events and attractions in Vancouver but every now and then, hundreds and even thousands of people gather to participate in something a little out of the ordinary. A roving event that has no venue, a unique pop culture history hub or sporting event, or a locally-invented event that fuses cultures. They all have a place in Vancouver and that’s what truly makes this city so fun!

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10 Weirdest Events and Attractions In Vancouver

10 Things People from Vancouver Love

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People from Vancouver, whether they are born and raised or they arrived here just a short time ago, love many things about being here in this city, obviously. They love the outdoors, they love to talk about traffic, transit, and the weather, and they love their sports teams — local or otherwise. They also love cherry blossom photos, day boat seafood, Stanley Park, their own cultural heritage, and celebrity sightings. It was hard to pick a list of just a handful of things to feature but here are 10 Things People from Vancouver Love:

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10 Things People from Vancouver Love

AEROMEXICO ANNOUNCES NEW ROUTE BETWEEN YVR AND MEXICO CITY

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Hola, friends from Mexico – it’s time for a celebración! Starting on December 9, 2015, Aeromexico will fly non-stop between Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and Benito Juarez International Airport (MEX) in Mexico City.

Vancouver is already considered the gateway hub between Asia and the Americas, offering connections to 45 destinations within Mexico and 16 in Latin America. Aeromexico’s daily route will add to the city’s global connectivity, increasing visitation and allowing local businesses to reach new clients, suppliers and investors throughout Mexico and Latin America.

10 Things Vancouverites Need to Explain to Out-of-Towners

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Each year over 8 million people spend at least one night in Vancouver, visiting from other parts of Canada, the United States, Asia, Europe, and beyond. Being a world class city, Vancouver has the award-winning services, attractions, and amenities that one would expect to find in any global destination. However, there are some perks, quirks, and intricacies that only locals know about, and they’re always willing to spread their knowledge to newcomers.

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10 Things Vancouverites Need to Explain to Out-of-Towners

5 Vancouver Parks That Used to be Something Else

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We’re pretty good at recycling and repurposing in Vancouver, so it should come as no surprise that over the years we’ve been able to turn some pretty unique (and some formerly undesirable) spaces into beautiful, lush, blossom-filled parks. Some of the city’s most popular recreation destinations used to be completely different spaces.

Looking back, it really does make you appreciate the new leases on life each of these locations received. Here are 5 Parks That Used to be Something Else:

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5 Vancouver Parks That Used to be Something Else