4 Thirst Quenching Reasons to Start and End Your Day in Yaletown

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Vancouver is full of amazing neighbourhoods; each with a unique flair. The historical Yaletown area’s attraction comes from its industrial brick buildings and trendy shops and restaurants. There’s also a multitude of fitness and wellness options available. But what I especially love about Yaletown is that it’s the best place to start and wind down your summer day in the city – with a refreshing beverage enjoyed while people watching on a patio!

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4 Thirst Quenching Reasons to Start and End Your Day in Yaletown

5 Vancouver Patios for Catching Summer Rays

Joe Fortes’ patio; Photo Credit: Tara Lee

With the forecast calling for unbroken days of sunshine, it’s time to snag a table on one of the many patios in the city, order a few bites and drinks, and just relax in the glory of summer.

Coupled with Vancouver’s extraordinarily scenic surroundings, the city has a wide variety of different patios that offer both water and urban views. Here are 5 patios to visit to maximize your summer chilling.

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5 Vancouver Patios for Catching Summer Rays

Top Eats for Brunch, Lunch and Dinner in Vancouver

With a wide selection of award-winning restaurants for every meal of the day, believe the hype when we tell you Vancouver’s culinary scene really has it all. Check out these top recommendations for your next trip to Vancouver:

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Top Eats for Brunch, Lunch and Dinner in Vancouver

Eat Right While On-the-Go at These Healthy Fast Food Places in Downtown Vancouver

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Whether you’re going to English Bay for a beach day, exploring the city, or getting some air before your next convention seminar, you’ll need something to eat that’s grab and go, and ideally on the good-for-you side. The beauty of being in Downtown Vancouver is that we have so many healthy (and affordable) places for fast food. So you can get your five-a-day, even when away from home!

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Eat Right While On-the-Go at These Healthy Fast Food Places in Downtown Vancouver

New Restaurants in Vancouver to Check Out This Summer

Written by Carly Whetter

Known for excellent, delicious food all within a stone’s throw away from the downtown core, Vancouver never fails to serve up something delicious—whether you’re looking for a quick bite or are a hardcore foodie. Looking for new restaurants with stunning views, sustainable seafood, local craft beer, and interesting decor? Look no further, continue reading below.

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New Restaurants in Vancouver to Check Out This Summer

Renowned Executive Chef Ned Bell Joins “Dinner in the Sky Canada” Experience

WESTCOAST Sightseeing has announced that renowned Executive Chef Ned Bell will be joining their team as Chef Ambassador for Dinner in the Sky Canada. Chef Ned Bell will help to create an exceptional menu of delicious, locally inspired food and drinks for this unique elevated dining experience. From June 23 through July 29, Dinner in the Sky North Vancouver will be presenting fabulous brunch, lunch and dinner offerings from its scenic location at 415 West Esplanade.

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Renowned Executive Chef Ned Bell Joins “Dinner in the Sky Canada” Experience

28 Best Places to Find Happy Hour in Gastown

The following article was submitted by the Gastown BIA.

Gastown has it all. History, modern fashion, current trends, good art, exceptional food and lots of coffee. It also has enough Happy Hours to fill the face of a clock, twice over. We’ve found the best places to enjoy fine drinks and food at delicious prices!

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28 Best Places to Find Happy Hour in Gastown