Snowshoe and Winter Hiking Safety Tips

It is important to remember when you go snowshoeing or hiking near Vancouver, even if you start at a popular ski resort or on a busy trail, you are heading into the wilderness. Here are some tips for staying safe outdoors in Vancouver this winter. Continue reading:
Snowshoe and Winter Hiking Safety Tips

4 Winter Sports You Can Do After Work in Vancouver

Night skiing at Grouse Mountain near Vancouver

Photo: Grouse Mountain

During Vancouver winters, outdoor sports aren’t just reserved for weekends. Head up to the mountains on weekday evenings to play in the snow after dark. You’ll enjoy quiet trails and the serene quiet of the snowy forest at night. Here are four winter sports you can do after work in Vancouver.

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4 Winter Sports You Can Do After Work in Vancouver

VanDusen Winter Botany Courses and Virtual Events

Learn something new or pick up a new hobby with VanDusen Botanical Garden. This winter they are is offering a plethora of educational courses as well as hosting a variety of speakers that all relate to botany and ecology, gardening and design, and botanical art.

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VanDusen Winter Botany Courses and Virtual Events

Vancouver’s Vegan Restaurants for Veganuary

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Vancouver is foodie heaven for anyone who is vegan, trying Veganuary, or cutting down on meat (hello meatless Mondays!) According to Chef’s Pencil, the international food magazine, Vancouver is one of the top cities in the world for a plant-based lifestyle. To celebrate, here’s a round-up of top-notch plant-based spots.

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Vancouver’s Vegan Restaurants for Veganuary

Nine Easy Ways to Keep Up Your 2021 Wellness Goals

With every new year comes the rush of big wellness goals and resolutions: eat healthier, exercise more… you know the drill. But these often fall by the wayside. We want you to feel amazing in our beautiful city, so we’ve curated a list of activities and places in Vancouver that can help you achieve your 2021 wellness goals — and support local businesses at the same time!

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Nine Easy Ways to Keep Up Your 2021 Wellness Goals

The Cultch Broadcasts an Apocalyptic Cabaret about Animal Refugees and the Climate Crisis

Be transported to The Cave, part forest-dwelling, part nightclub. The stage is set, our MC, John Millard, is ready with his band, the cabaret unfolds. Join a group of animals fleeing from a vicious forest fire who seek refuge in Bear’s cave. Waiting out the inferno, they reflect on their lives, their lost garden, and their impending doom. These unlikely and singed bedfellows share their stories and take comfort in their newfound community while the fire encroaches. Continue reading:
The Cultch Broadcasts an Apocalyptic Cabaret about Animal Refugees and the Climate Crisis

One of Vancouver’s Most Iconic Hotels Rebrands to Hilton Hotels & Resorts

A new brand identity heralds an exciting future for Vancouver’s hospitality industry as the Westin Grand Hotel rebrands to Hilton Vancouver Downtown.

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One of Vancouver’s Most Iconic Hotels Rebrands to Hilton Hotels & Resorts