5 Ways to Wind Down and Destress in Vancouver

Photo: Spa by JW Aqua Lounge

With its beautiful natural surroundings, Vancouver offers the possibility of finding tranquility. In addition, because the West Coast lifestyle places a priority on both physical and mental well-being, there are numerous ways to relax and unwind in the city.

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5 Ways to Wind Down and Destress in Vancouver

How to Explore Vancouver By Bike Share

Two people ride Mobi bike share bikes in Vancouver.

Photo: David Niddrie/Mobi Bikes

Exploring Vancouver on two wheels is easy (and environmentally-friendly) thanks to its bike sharing program. We’ve got the details on how the system works and the best places to ride.

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How to Explore Vancouver By Bike Share

7 Ways to Explore Átl’ka7tsem / Howe Sound UNESCO Biosphere Region

Mountains tower above Howe Sound

Mountains in Howe Sound. Photo: David Ivanchikov/Unsplash

Stretching from the ocean floor to mountain peaks, the Átl’ka7tsem / Howe Sound Biosphere Region just north of Vancouver has lots to explore. Kayak through its waters, hike to its peaks, admire the old-growth trees, and lots more.

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7 Ways to Explore Átl’ka7tsem / Howe Sound UNESCO Biosphere Region

Whale Watching in Vancouver: Educational and Conservation-Based

Photo: Vancouver Whale Watch

Seeing whales in their natural habitat is breathtaking. Whale watching companies in Vancouver provide very memorable experiences, in addition to furthering knowledge and conservation of marine wildlife.

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Whale Watching in Vancouver: Educational and Conservation-Based

Go Green for Planted Expo at the Vancouver Convention Centre

Photo: Planted Expo

Plant-forward consumers can check out over 200 exhibitors at the third annual Planted Expo, Canada’s largest plant-based event, returning to the Vancouver Convention Centre from May 27-28. Attendees will have the opportunity to browse all sorts of vendors ranging from food and beverage providers to beauty products, health and nutrition brands, home decor items, books, restaurants, bakeries, and non-profit organizations.

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Go Green for Planted Expo at the Vancouver Convention Centre

12 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day 2023 in Vancouver

Volunteers with the Stanley Park Ecological Society remove invasive Ivy.

Volunteers with the Stanley Park Ecological Society remove invasive Ivy. Photo: Stanley Park Ecological Society

Every year people around the world honour the beautiful planet we live on by celebrating Earth Day on April 22nd. Here are 12 Earth Day events happening this year in Vancouver.

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12 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day 2023 in Vancouver

Museum of Vancouver: Bringing Together the City’s Diverse Stories

Section of the exhibition That Which Sustains Us
Credit: Rebecca Blissett

Originating in 1894, the Museum of Vancouver (MOV) has seen considerable evolution, just as the city it represents has expanded and diversified over time.

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Museum of Vancouver: Bringing Together the City’s Diverse Stories

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