6 Compelling Vancouver Shore Excursions

Gastown steam clock

It’s officially cruise season in Vancouver and aren’t you lucky that you a) have a port of call in this beautiful West Coast city, or b) are going to start/end your cruise here. With so many shore excursion or pre/post cruise options and likely not that much time to fit it all in, I’ve narrowed it down to some excellent options tailored to how long you might be in the city for. All are incredible value for money because each attraction organically multitasks for you. Get the most out of your time in Vancouver, without sacrificing quality of experience!

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6 Compelling Vancouver Shore Excursions

Celebrate Everything with Afternoon Tea in Vancouver

Afternoon tea is a fabulous way to get together with friends and celebrate special occasions Photo Credit: Secret Garden Tea

It’s ‘celebrate everything’ season. Easter, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, birthdays — and let’s not forget the bridal showers, stags and stagettes, and baby showers that are likely filling up your calendar. Celebrate your special occasions over afternoon or high tea (and maybe a glass of bubbly) at one of Vancouver’s unique tea houses! Tea cakes, anyone?

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Celebrate Everything with Afternoon Tea in Vancouver

9 Essential Things to Pack for Spring in Vancouver

Photo credit: Michael Ó Raifeartaigh / Flickr

The weather is warmer, the blossoms are out. But there’s always a chance of rain — Vancouver is, after all, in a rainforest. Every Vancouverite knows it’s important to have the essentials and we want you to be prepared, too! Here’s what you need to pack for a spring visit to Vancouver:

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9 Essential Things to Pack for Spring in Vancouver

Celebrate the Bride-to-be with these Very Vancouver Bachelorette Party Ideas

Wedding season is upon us and it’s time to plan the ultimate VIP bachelorette party for your bestie. This is the bride’s opportunity to let her hair down and have some fun (or just relax!) after however long of wedding planning. So whatever your bride-to-be is into, we’ve got you covered from glam to chill. Celebrate the bride in #VeryVancouver style!

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Celebrate the Bride-to-be with these Very Vancouver Bachelorette Party Ideas

Get Outside: 5 Blossoming Ways to Celebrate Spring in Vancouver

Bike the Blossoms | Image via the Vancouver Cherry Blossom festival website

Spring is HERE — and we are all about in Vancouver. The weather has gotten warmer, the cherry blossoms are out, and there’s no excuse for not getting outside. (Not even the possibility of rain!) Here are some ways to get outside and celebrate spring in the city!

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Get Outside: 5 Blossoming Ways to Celebrate Spring in Vancouver

Make your weekend ROCK at the Vancouver Gem & Mineral Show this March 22 – 24

vancouver gem and mineral show 2019

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For the intense collector, the enthusiast, and just those who are curious, the Vancouver Gem & Mineral Show is worth the visit this weekend.

Featuring 100+ vendors from across the country, this is Western Canada’s largest gem show, with all that you could ask for in the gem, mineral, and jewellery world.

The Vancouver Gem & Mineral show is taking place this Friday, March 22nd and running until Sunday, March 24th!

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Make your weekend ROCK at the Vancouver Gem & Mineral Show this March 22 – 24

Put some spring in your step – April 2019 Vancouver Wellness Events

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Can you feel it? Spring is in the air my friends! The temperatures are warming up, the sun is staying out longer, and Vancouver’s cherry blossom trees are starting to bud and bloom in all their sakura pink glory. I’m sure you’re just as relieved as I am to see these telltale signs of spring. And its just going to keep getting better as we slide into April. Put some spring in your step at these great Vancouver wellness events!

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Put some spring in your step – April 2019 Vancouver Wellness Events